Thursday, 28 August 2014

My favourite non-traditional sunscreens

Sunscreens have progressed in leaps and bounds in the past couple of years. Gone are the days of gloopy, thick layers of cream - we now have a whole host of light, high-tech products offering high SPF.

Monday, 25 August 2014

My morning skincare routine - August 2014

I love having a snoop into other people’s skincare routines, so I thought I’d share what I’m currently using in the morning.

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

La Roche-Posay Anthelios XL Tinted Fluid

I had tried another version of this product earlier this year, but had been put off by the spray-on format – I found it inappropriate for daily use, but liked the formula itself. I had seen the tinted fluid raved about recently and remembered it particularly because of the unusual bottle shape. When my trusty Neutrogena Ultra Sheer ran out, I decided to give it a try.

Monday, 18 August 2014

Power duo: Indeed Laboratories’ Hydraluron + Origins’ GinZing Energy-boosting moisturizer

Have you ever been so unlucky as to experience those little balls of rolled up product from when too many layers of skincare have been applied? I’m unsure if there is a technical name for this phenomenon, but it’s not a pretty sight. Having had this occur previously, I’d been reluctant to use more than one or two products in my morning skincare routine, sticking with a light sunscreen and moisturizer.

Thursday, 14 August 2014

How to grow and maintain long, healthy hair

Growing your hair long is a waiting game, certainly. Anyone patient enough can have waist-length hair after a certain period, if so desired. However, there are a few steps I wouldn’t miss to help your locks along, and once you’ve reached the ideal length, to keep them in tip-top shape.

Wednesday, 6 August 2014

Looking good while working out: a guide to makeup at the gym

Makeup at the gym is a tricky area to navigate - some are totally against it, while others cannot be in public without a full face on. In my opinion, the best approach is somewhere in between - wear some makeup, but not too much. Here are my tips on getting it right.

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