Swanicoco products have been a staple part of my routine now for over a year. Some products are on their second use, some products are more of a one-off (looking at you, you gorgeous biocell masks), and some of them, naturally, haven't done much for me. That's what you get in skincare. However, across the … Continue reading Swanicoco RH Pure Ampoule & FGF-1ppm Pure Ampoule
Did someone say tea? Let me grab a cuppa before I settle down to this review... If tea's involved, it's hard to pass up. As a Brit, my daily life simply would not be the same if I didn't have at least five trips to the kettle in an average work day. I love tea. … Continue reading A by Bom Ultra Moisture Black Tea Cream
So, we're all fully subscribed to the double cleansing mantra, right? This nightly ritual has rightfully taken the world by storm - you know the drill, somewhere somebody does something right, then America and Europe get involved and there's no looking back. I mean, sure, Caroline Hirons might have immortalised the phrase 'double cleanse', but … Continue reading Cleansing oils or cleansing balms – which one is right for me?
Deciem have been all over Instagram feeds for a long time - but recently, it's been for all the wrong reasons. It's a young company, but one which has had high demand from the get-go, with products from their uber-affordable 'The Ordinary' line selling out like hot cakes. I started buying The Ordinary a while … Continue reading Worried about DECIEM? Here’s some alternative choices
Once upon a time, a moisturiser was the only skincare product I owned. Hard to believe these days, but when you're young and your only skin concern is how good it looks in cheap foundation, even owning moisturiser is somewhat of an achievement and feels slightly adult in nature. Thankfully, nowadays there is a lot … Continue reading Mabel and Meg Aetherial Delicate Day Cream
2017 was a good year on the whole. It's a cliché, but it truly is amazing how quickly the year has passed. I made a real cutdown on my skincare spending, partly out of necessity, and partly because I felt my habit of just buying whatever I wanted wasn't a good one to be in. … Continue reading My favourite products of 2017
In the world of beauty, terminology can get confusing for those of us who aren't science-minded. I scraped by through school and have always had problems understanding the chemistry behind our day-to-day life. What I need is someone to break it down for me, slowly, and simply. Do you need actives in your skincare routine? … Continue reading Tia’m Aura Milk Face Peeling Toner