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
I turned 40 the other day. It didn't hurt, strangely enough, but it got me thinking about all the lotions and potions I've smeared all over myself to keep the wrinkles, age spots, and saggy bits a bay when I should have been looking at my daily habits as well. I've had facials that cost … Continue reading Do you really need all those expensive anti-ageing creams? How to stay fabulously firm and glowy without breaking the bank!
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Looking and feeling good doesn't have to be a complicated process. Here are a few common sense rules that will help you on your way. Rule 1: Less is More Don't pile on your beauty products. If you use multiple products, use thin layers. After cleansing: use treatment products first then serums and essences, then … Continue reading 15 Common sense beauty “rules” for everyday fabulousness…
Easy tips to prepare your body for a beach holiday in the sun! When winter comes around, we cover our skin in warm, snuggly clothes and we forget to do all the scrubbing and moisturising we usually do in summer when our skin is on display. We also eat warm comforting things instead of fresh … Continue reading Get beach body ready for your vacation with these easy steps!