14 Beauty Brands Making An Effort To Be Sustainable & Look After The Planet

We’ve never been as aware of the environmental impact of our purchasing decisions as we are now. Sustainability has undoubtedly been the buzzword of 2018, with plastic straws and takeaway coffee cups becoming the new plastic bags; as a nation…

7 Sunshine Saviours You Need To Know About This Summer

Slathering on the thick, slightly unfashionably fragrant, sun cream isn’t a task the majority of us particularly enjoy. It’s a necessity, yes, to protect against the damaging sun rays that hit our skin as soon as we step outside into…

Hair Heroes You’ll Want To Reach For All Summer Long: Four …

With the sunshine comes the desire to spend as much time as possible outside and enjoying it, for fear it will disappear as quickly as it manifested and leave us feeling like we’ve been cheated for yet another year. As…

Handbag Essentials #2: The Tale Of The Changing Furla Bag & My Current Beauty …

With the change in seasons comes the inevitable update of both my handbag and what’s inside it. I’m still clinging on to the idea of warm Autumn days, but realistically I’ve got the heating on and I’m already whipping out…

Some Fab Summer Essentials: The Facial SPFs That You’ll Actually *Want* …

Looking after your skin, particularly in the summer months, can be incredibly confusing. We know we should be using a daily SPF to protect ourselves from the sun’s damaging rays, but the majority of sun creams have a thick and…

THE BEST AFFORDABLE BEAUTY STOCKING FILLERS TO PUT A SMILE ON ANYONE’…

Guess what? It’s the first day of December, which means it’s officially time to get excited about Christmas! Although the bloggersphere has been spilling over with gift guides since about April, I’ve held out for as long as possible and…

BORED OF BATISTE? THREE GREAT ALL-NATURAL DRY SHAMPOO ALTERNATIVES (THE HOT TREND …

The desire for dry shampoo is gathering pace like nothing else, being responsible for the growth in not only the ‘shampoo’ category, but the overall hair market too. For years Batiste was the main player in an industry that re-branded…

Ten Tips For The Perfect Blowdry (With Aveda Smooth Infusion)

I’ve never been able to dry my hair properly. For years I used the ‘wiggle it about and hope for the best’ technique, soon after followed by the ‘add a nozzle and turn up the heat’ approach. I’ve spent hours…

Hand Luggage Must-Haves To Ensure You Land Looking Fabulous

We all do it: stock up on fizzy drinks, sweets and magazines before boarding a plane and wonder why we look like hell when we get off the other side. If we use the time more effectively and take a…

The Ultimate Blogging-On-The-Go Kit

As a blogger, I spend my life in coffee shops catching up on emails when I’ve only ten minutes to spare. Between meetings and launches I have to squeeze in as much as possible, while attempting not to get in…

My Hair Journey: From Drab To Fab (Banish Dry, Split & Damaged Hair)

I rather abused my hair in 2013. I coloured it, grew it, cut it, styled it and even added in super long hair extensions for a few months, followed by a rather sad period of mourning said extensions. The result…

Festive Must-Have: Aveda Stress-Fix Soaking Salts

This time of year has been proven to be the most stressful. Rushing around trying to get those last minute gifts, worrying about picking the perfect outfit for the Christmas party, trying to teach yourself how to cook a turkey……