Category Archives: diy

Give your mum a Lush Mother’s Day this year!

If the usual Mother’s Day gifts leave you feeling uninspired, pop into your nearest Lush and discover a new range of inventions arriving to shops this March. Isn’t it about time you really treated her?! Lush have the perfect treat to … Continue reading

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Beautiful Handmade Gift Ideas For Christmas!

Being an expat makes gift buying difficult. Friends and family dotted all over the world, yet not wanting to miss a Birthday, Christmas or big celebrations. This used to mean I would buy my gifts here and then spend more … Continue reading

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Prevent Dry Lips This Winter!

Not sure about you, but I suffer from sensitive lips. For as long as I can remember I have needed to smother my lips in balms to keep them from being dry and cracked. Over the years I have found … Continue reading

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A Halloween PARTY !!

I recently started a new job and this is why my posts have been less frequent. *Sorryyyy* Last week I was given the task of organising an office Halloween party. You can imagine my delight. I love to organise events. … Continue reading

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

I have spent a long time perfecting my skincare routine. It works. I am happy with it. But still, I notice, when I have an evening munching on chocolate, cakes and all the other goodies baddies, I have a flare … Continue reading

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Homemade Hydrating Facemask!

Hydrating face mask This is very hydrating, great for those dry skin days!! You will need: A table spoon of a soft avocado A heaped spoon of honey A table spoon of coconut oil Combine all of the ingredients in a bowl with … Continue reading

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Homemade Exfoliating Face Mask

Avocado face mask This is so simple yet super effective! You will need: Half of a soft avocado A heaped spoon of powdered oats Combine both of the ingredients in a bowl and apply onto a clean face. You ideally … Continue reading

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Review: Cook-a-Box!!

When I saw the concept Cook-a-box Dubai had, I was immediately excited. You can choose from a selection of completely delicious meals. They then deliver to you, fresh that day, all of the ingredients and step by step instructions to allow … Continue reading

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Storage for your Lush Soaps!

Lush is a huge weakness of mine. They don’t test on animals and actively try to stop it. They sell completely natural products. The shops smell so darn amazing and the products are wonderfully fabulous. I used to go into their … Continue reading

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Homemade Lip Scrub!

This is the simplest lip scrub that makes the biggest difference to your lips. In summer, my lips get dry. In winter, my lips get dry. For a few months in between, they are okay. I have to load them … Continue reading

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