The 5 Cheapest Beauty Products on Amazon

Want a cheeky beauty haul without breaking the bank? Here are the cheapest beauty products on Amazon: Mask Applicator Brush Silicone Facial Brush  This silicone facial brush is ideal for applying face masks and costs a poultry £0.95, a bargain by anyone’s standard. Makeup Sponge Blender  This handled makeup sponge is perfect for applying foundation and…

Beauty Essentials for a Scuba Diver

If you are an avid beach-goer, a diver or a surfer you know that the beach wreaks havoc on your skin and hair. After 3 months diving in Queensland, I had to have 3 inches of my hair cut off, between the salt water and sun I just destroyed it. However, there are a few…

Easy ways to be an eco-beauty warrior

The heartbreaking footage of a mother whale in Blue Planet spurred me on to write this post about reducing the amount of waste beauty products are responsible for. Banish Cotton Buds Recognise this picture? Justin Hofman’s heartbreaking image of a little seahorse clinging onto a plastic cotton bud illustrates the issues our oceans face. The most obvious…

5 Solid Beauty Products Perfect For Travelling

Who doesn’t love Lush? Well, you’ll love them even more now you know that they make solid products that are picture perfect for packing up and going adventuring.  Here are 5 Lush products ideal for traveling: 1. Solid Shampoo This bright pink shampoo contains Argan Oil, Organic Rose Absolute, Geranium Oil, and Sicilian Lemon oil….

Best Beauty Products to Take Interrailing

I wrote a blog a couple of months ago about The Best Beauty Products for Backpacking but I decided to make one especially for interrailing. ‘But they’re no different’ I hear you cry! Let me tell you- traveling around Europe is very different from traveling around the jungles of Asia or the beaches of Australia. The…

Travel beauty pitfalls not to fall into

Don’t be ripped off First things first…most of those mini drugstore products are a total waste of money, especially the deodorants and shower gels. The shampoo/conditioner are fine for a weekend break but really you just need to fill them once then keep re-filling them. Don’t go OTT When I was younger, I used to…

Shills Charcoal Peel Off Mask- Review

2 posts about charcoal products within 10 days? Hehe, I’m not even sorry. Charcoal skincare is in vogue and the most popular of all? Peel off skin masks, they are reported to be fantastic…and agonising. I’m going to be reviewing SHILLS Original Peel Off Black Mask With Activated Charcoal and reporting back if it actually works, and…

Charcoal Teeth Whitening- Powder vs Toothpaste

Charcoal teeth whitening is very popular at the moment, and it should be, it’s a cheap, all natural way of lifting stains from your teeth. There are 2 basic ways of using it, either simply as toothpaste or by applying it to your teeth in powder form after you’ve brushed as normal. I’m going to…

Colour Pop- Review

Colour Pop is one of the hottest names in cosmetics right now and it’s also one of the most affordable, I’m going to be reviewing a whole host of their cosmetics, including eyeshadows, highlighters, brush’s and lippys 😍 Colour Pop doesn’t test on animals, they describe themselves as ‘bunny friendly’ and always stay on trend…

The Lazy Girl’s Guide To Beauty

So I’m just too busy and tired of being pro-active with my beauty regime so this is the lazy girl’s guide to beauty when you just can’t be bothered to spend hours primping but still want to take care of yourself. These are all products I use all the time, and they do actually fit into…

Lush Coffee Scrub Dupe

I see a lot of “make this with stuff you have at home” beauty dupes and invariably I don’t have any of the stuff actually at home, this recipe is actually the easiest thing in the world to make and I guarantee you have most of it at home already. Lush lists the ingredients of…