Monthly Archives: September 2014

Quick Tip for Today: Cleansing

When you get home and aren’t leaving again that evening, do your cleansing routine! It doesn’t matter if it is 6pm… the moment you are in for the evening, get your face cleansed! The longer your face has the grub … Continue reading

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Review: Rahua Voluminous Range

My hair, that once was shiny, healthy and bouncy has been dull, dry and lifeless since moving to Dubai. I have put it down to a number of reasons: weather, terrible water and air conditioning. I have tried numerous shampoo … Continue reading

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Its not just what you put on your skin: Water!

I am not sure about you, but I really don’t drink enough water. We all know how¬†important it is for our overall health, skin and hair.¬†But even living in Dubai, I still find myself going hours before realising I haven’t … Continue reading

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Its not just what you put on your skin: The Humble Chia Seed!

Many of you will find this odd, but I have a phobia of Sea food. It has always been a problem, ever since I was a child. Cannot eat it, look at it, smell it… eurgh, my palms are getting … Continue reading

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Storing Skin Care Products

I can’t tell you how many products I have bought and had to throw away a few months later, all because I didn’t store them correctly. I would always leave my skincare products in my bathroom. Cleansers, toners, moisturisers, everything! … Continue reading

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Benefits of: Almond Milk

Originally posted on HI-Drate H2O:
1. It helps with weight management. One cup of almond milk contains only 60 calories, as opposed to 146 calories in whole milk, 122 calories in 2 percent, 102 calories in 1 percent, and…

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Coconut Oil > My One True Love!

I have mentioned before in my blog, my love for Coconut oil. Since discovering it a year ago, we have had a strong relationship ever since! I thought today I would talk a little on the benefits of using it … Continue reading

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Review: Lush Tea Tree Water

I recently picked up the tea tree toner water to use as my second toner in my skincare routine. As I mentioned in my earlier post on toners, I use an acid toner and then a hydrating toner. This is … Continue reading

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Review: Lush Aqua Marina Cleanser

I have mentioned a number of times throughout my Blog, that I love Lush products. Aside from the fact that they smell so freaking delicious, they actually do amazing things to your skin! I recently tried the Aqua Marina Cleanser. … Continue reading

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It’s not just what you put on your skin: Healthy Snacks

I talked about how certain foods make my skin have a bad breakout. It happens to us all… even the amazing Caroline Hirons, with all of her skincare knowledge and guru-ness, still breaks out after an evening gauge of crisps … Continue reading

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