In the last couple of years the natural beauty movement has been HUGE, people have been going out of their way to buy products that are "organic", "free from chemicals" and whatnot. While this is all well and good, natural skin care products are often very low in proven anti ageing or anti acne ingredients… Continue reading Beauty BS: Natural is better.
Oatmeal is a very healthy (and yummy) breakfast, it is chock full of fibre and protein and is a guilt free comfort food IMO, but my love for oats stretches far beyond the culinary. Oats is a great skin care ingredient, not only because it has an array of amazing benefits when applied to the… Continue reading Why Oatmeal Is Your Skin’s BFF And Four Ways To Use It.
My night time skin care routine is really something I look forward to, probably mostly because it is the last thing I have to do before I get to bed (can you tell I like sleeping?) but who doesn't love taking their makeup off? As a makeup artist I obviously really enjoy makeup but man… Continue reading Makeup Artist’s Evening Skin Care Routine.
So, if the tile of this blog post makes you do a double take, and wonder what freakin' business a Makeup Artist has giving hair tips, I am here to answer that question . . . probably nothing . . .but I am a person with hair. . . and literally the worlds most finicky… Continue reading Makeup Artist Tips: 5 Ways To Keep Your Hair Healthy and Luscious.
Try not to be too shocked :p but you will not find coconut oil listed in this blog post, now do not get me wrong I do love coconut oil, but so does almost everyone else and I feel like it has been discussed so much it inspires collective eye rolls. My love for carrier… Continue reading The best natural oils and why YOU need them.
We often see products (both affordable and luxury alike) that claim to detox the skin or draw out impurities, but what does that even mean? Is it really something that you need?Or, is it just a marketing ploy? Dictionary.com defines detoxing as "treatment designed to rid the body of poisonous substances, especially alcohol and drugs" sounds… Continue reading Beauty BS: Detoxing the Skin.
Natural skin care has recently skyrocketed in popularity, and I really see the appeal, no nasty ingredients added vitamins, minerals and antioxidants and it is easy to customise your own facial oils with the plethora of cheap and easy to use vegetable oils that are available. But there are some cases where people feel that… Continue reading Natural beauty tips that may be BAD for you.