Hydrating Face Masks

Hydrating Face Masks

When your skin is hydrated it’s certainly at it’s best, plump and vibrant, less prone to wrinkles; an overall healthy appearance we’d all love. Am I right? Firstly, we all know water is step one to achieving healthy, hydrated skin. In my opinion, it definitely doesn’t hurt to give it a little boost. Living in…

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'Chanelish' For Scorpio Magazine

'Chanelish' For Scorpio Magazine

The time has come, I’m finally able to share these makeup looks with you after a long-anticipated wait. This beauty story was published in the July Edition of Scorpio magazine. It was amazing to be a part of, great fun with lovely people and of course, it was so fun to be Chanel inspired beauty…

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The low down on Hyaluronic Acid

The low down on Hyaluronic Acid

If you haven’t heard of this ingredient yet, well you may be living under a rock. Hyaluronic acid is an ingredient found in many skincare products on the market today, although the whole ‘acid’ part might make you a bit squeamish and ever so slightly worried? I can assure you, this acid is the key…

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Life Update: Where am I?

Life Update: Where am I?

It’s what we all say every year but WOW I can’t believe it’s already nearly Christmas! Who’s excited for the holidays? ME! I thought it was time for a little update, to keep you all posted on where I am and what I’m doing. To end the confusion, I am currently in Cape Town, South…

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Current Skincare Obsessions

Current Skincare Obsessions

Over the passed few months, my skincare obsession has been reborn. I always get excited by new products and brands, I’m sure many of you are the same. This meant moving to London and being surrounded by new brands, not to mention a very different climate to Cape Town; was the best opportunity to spend…

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November Loves.

November Loves.

October was a month where I purchased lots of makeup, and when I say a lot…you know I mean A LOT. November quickly became a busy month in Cape Town and the best opportunities to try out all my beautiful things on beautiful people (and myself of course). Here are 5 things I loved using…

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5 Don'ts for your skin.

5 Don'ts for your skin.

Squeezing your Skin I know, I know! It’s so hard to resist! Most of us can’t fight the urge to pop those big spots lurking on our faces, but the truth is this does more damage than good. The more you fiddle with a spot (especially one that isn’t ready to pop), the more inflammation…

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The Body Shop lip & cheek stains

The Body Shop lip & cheek stains

My cheek stain obsession has allowed me to apply rediscover a brand I once loved. I have never used body shop makeup, I’ve always looked at it and admired their very soft collection of brushes but nothing has ever stuck out enough for me to make a purchase. There was a time in my life where…

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What brow products do you need achieve your look?

What brow products do you need achieve your look?

These days it seems like its just all about brows! No doubt it’s currently a huge trend throughout the industry, with every other video or picture on Instagram revolving around brows. This year we’ve seen many brands such as MAC, Glossier and Nars creating new brow products for all their obsessed customers. There are so…

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Benefits of Herbal Tea

Benefits of Herbal Tea

Are you a tea drinker? I must admit I do love a hot mug of herbal tea! There’s something about it that makes me feel energised and healthy, not to mention good about myself for staying away from coffee. Herbal tea has been around for centuries and used all of the world by different cultures.…

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Face Mask Review!

Face Mask Review!

Who doesn’t love a good face mask and pamper? A good masking session has got to be one of the best parts of any beauty routine, and what I believe to be essential ‘me time. Over the past month I have been using some new masks that I have both purchased and been sent; so…

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My go to morning Makeup Routine

My go to morning Makeup Routine

My current go to makeup routine is definitely a no fuss, quick and easy, lazy kind of makeup. As the mornings in the UK get colder, I find myself spending my getting ready time under blankets; resulting in having minimal time to look socially expectable. NOTE: Having a proper night time beauty regime will save…

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14 Things to consider about your acne.

14 Things to consider about your acne.

Acne can be a tough thing to get rid of, and definitely a thing none of us like. A lot of the time when it comes to our skin and the problems it has, we’re not looking in the right places to find the source of the problem. In some cases acne can be hormonal…

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The key to radiant skin.

The key to radiant skin.

We’re well into summer in the UK now, and it’s been a hot one! Summer is all about looking fresh, radiant and glowing; I often here people say ‘I want to look like I just came off the beach’. Fortunately we can all achieve this with the power and makeup, whether you live in a…

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The Ultimate Mascara

The Ultimate Mascara

I find that like foundation, mascara is a very personal makeup product. All mascara wearers are looking for their perfect mascara, but what’s your definition of perfect? There are a few different factors, first; everyone’s eyelashes are different, short, long, dead straight, super curly, the list goes on. Secondly we’re all looking for a look,…

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Why taking your makeup off is so important.

Why taking your makeup off is so important.

Hi beauties, I hope you’ve all been having a good day! I’m constantly asked advice by models, clients and friends on how to keep their skin clear. A lot of the time this question arrises as I’m removing their makeup from the night before so that I can do skin prep. I know, I know,…

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Why is Beauty Sleep so Important?

Why is Beauty Sleep so Important?

You know you need sleep, we all do. Sleep makes us feel better, energised and refreshed, ready to start a new day. Aside from the energy, and less of the puffy eyes, sleeping is absolutely critical to a healthy lifestyle. The body repairs itself while you’re sleeping, which can seriously contribute to your looks. Generally…

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My Top 2018 Makeup Trends

My Top 2018 Makeup Trends

Every year, and every season we see different trends come out on the runway. The world of fashion gives us new ideas of styles to wear and new makeup trends. Whether it’s a new colour, new brow shape or a new texture to work with; there’s always something to keep us on our toes and…

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The benefits of Rose hip oil

The benefits of Rose hip oil

Confession. I am addicted to essential oils. There’s a collection of essential oils in my bathroom, and also some in my kit that I use on a daily basis. Always being a natural ingredients fan, after working for Lush Cosmetics , the passion just grew stronger. I make my own concoctions as well as using them alone.…

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Juvia's Place - The Saharan Palette

Juvia's Place - The Saharan Palette

Juvia’s Place  is a brand that has attracted all makeup enthusiasts, it has been talked about by youtubers, beauty bloggers and magazines. The company was founded by West African Chichi Eburu, creating eye shadow palettes inspired by Africa. The brand has a wide variety of colourful palettes to choose from; as well as blushes to…

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