When it comes to skincare, does a high price tag equals to higher effectiveness of the ingredients? Not always. We all know about these hero ingredients. Hyaluronic acid for retaining moisture; Arbutin for whitening and hyperpigmentation; Niacinamide for acne and Peptides for anti-aging. All these known and tested ingredients usually do not come cheap, and we associate them with a higher price tag. … Continue reading The Ordinary serum range | Power serums that only cost you £6
Christmas is approaching! I know it is only October and there are still 2 months left, but everywhere (from Boots to Harrods) are having all these Christmas gift sets already! I have been really guilty of shopping non-stop lately because of that as well. I can’t resist a good sale! You will see a lot more shopping haul coming up next on my blog very soon. … Continue reading Review | Gift Guide | Dior | Iconic overcurl mascara & mini 5 Couleurs palette gift set
I have heard so much about Aromatherapy Associates prior to trying this product. I have heard about this brand for a long time, especially their very famous bath oils. But I never pull the plunge to try anything from them because they are quite a luxury one. I didn’t want to commit to spend that kind of money before knowing it is really good. So what … Continue reading Review | Aromatherapy Associates | Revitalising face oil
I have been using OPI nail polish for as long as I remembered. I just love OPI they are like M.A.C cosmetics‘ equivalent in the world of nail polish. They have every shade possible! Of course, they don’t come cheap, so I have tried some other cheaper nail polishes before, trying to see if I can find an alternative, but I didn’t like any of … Continue reading Review | & other stories | Indienne Sky nail polish
Last night was so much fun, the only thing is now you woke up and feel like you have been hit by a train? I know you feel like sh*t, but you don’t need everyone on the street to know that. So, grab a cup of coffee and a banana (for a great source of potassium). Let’s crack on! Wait. You haven’t showered yet? Alright. Just … Continue reading The 3 beauty items you need to hack a hangover
How do you normally wash your hair? And how often do you do it? Shampoo, followed by conditioner, or maybe a hair mask? Maybe every other day or once in 3 days? Well, that’s how the majority of us do it. And I use to do that as well. Below are the products that I use to wash my hair. But then recently I have changed … Continue reading Have you been washing your hair the wrong way?
Last month, I have received Benefit’s goof proof brow pencil, which I have reviewed in my previous post. Along with the brow pencil, I have also got a card that gives me the second brow wax free when I pay full price for the first one. So it’s basically a 2 for 1 deal. To be honest, I wouldn’t really consider going to Benefit’s brow bar … Continue reading Brow wax experience at Benefit brow bar, Debenhams Newcastle
We all seem to have fallen for this. We think that exercise is the best way to lose weight, so we sign up for all these yoga, crossfit, barre classes, etc. But little did we know that exercise isn’t the best way to loose weight. What??? you might think. Yup! It is not! In fact, exercise has little to do with loose weight. Then you … Continue reading If exercise isn’t the best way to lose weight, then what is?
What kind of products do you tend to use to remove your makeup? Especially the hard-to-remove eye makeup? You have probably noticed. If you live in a place that tend to have humid and hot weather during summer, your face get oily after your lunch break or so and your makeup starts to slide or melt. Oil is the worst enemy of makeup. Recently, … Continue reading How to remove makeup with unconventional way
I love using oils in my beauty ritual. This is probably the best skincare tips I learnt when I use to live in France. I use facial oils everyday and they are fantastic at making your skin supple and soft. Normally, I only apply it at night, as a substitute for my night cream or sometimes after serum and before night cream depending on my skin condition … Continue reading 3 Facial oils that work wonders