Manicure sins and secrets: How to paint your nails perfectly at home

Chipped polish, puckering, streaking, pooling around the edges. We've all committed the cardinal sins of painting your nails at home. Here are a few really simple tips to help you reform your bad nail polish habits and get a professional look without the professional price tag. This post contains affiliate links. Sin #1 Soaking your … Continue reading Manicure sins and secrets: How to paint your nails perfectly at home

The Do’s and Don’ts after a facial

I haven't been for a facial in ages but I need one. I really do. It's wonderful to have a professional massage, cleanse and treat your skin until it glows. That glow can last for days if you listen to your aesthetician's recommendations and avoid some of the silly mistakes that can irritate your skin. … Continue reading The Do’s and Don’ts after a facial

Have you inspected your face lately? Part One: How to check in with your skin

When was the last time you took a good look at your skin without any product on it? In all its natural glory, in natural light? The horror! Have you touched it? Squeezed it? Poked it with a finger? A clean finger mind! Well, that took a weird turn... How are you supposed to know … Continue reading Have you inspected your face lately? Part One: How to check in with your skin

Japanese Beauty Secrets – 6 traditional japanese beauty treatments that you can try at home

Japanese women are known for their gorgeous skin and hair. We all think of Geisha with their painted faces and beautiful kimono but the average Japanese woman has her own rituals and secrets for beautiful skin passed down from her mother and grandmother. K-beauty has been a thing for a while now but the latest … Continue reading Japanese Beauty Secrets – 6 traditional japanese beauty treatments that you can try at home