Korean Beauty Explained: Sheetmasks

It fills me with so much joy that sheetmasks are finally taking off over here. The price hike… not so much, but the fact beauty gurus that pack a pretty sizable punch are talking about them, and talking about them favourably…

Smooth skin for winter – acuregen body oils

I have trouble in winter with really dry skin – I think we all do, to some extent, yes? – and sometimes finding an oil or a body butter that really, truly nourishes is hard. Especially if you have any…

A Toner, an Emulsion, and great skin

Korea taught me many things, but I never truly got on board with the 11-step skincare regime. Mostly because I am lazy, but also because toners, emulsions and moisturisors tend to make my skin do funky things. And by funky,…

Puriskin cosmetics, acuRegen & breast cancer awareness

You can take a minute to read the title, don’t worry, I’m not gonna rush you, it’s a bit of a mouthful. But! Fashion Week brings many an event to London, which is great if you’re caught between shows and…

New In: Sheetmasks

Changing up my day to day routine and settling into a new one always makes my skin seem to go a little bit naff. Sucks when the largest changes – like, oh, um, moving back to uni – come at a…

my favourite cleanser

I am in love. With a cleanser. Well, my skin is, and I have a sneaking suspicion that this little guy,  The Face Shop rice water bright cleansing light oil (yeah, I know, it’s a mouthful) has something to do…

Korean Cosmetics I Need Right Now

My box of Korean cosmetic goodies is running low, for some of my favourite products, I am down to sample packs. These are incredibly sad times in my household (for me, anyway, don’t think my family is attuned to my…

Weekend Skin Saviour

With essays and exams and really fun, consecutive deadlines, comes stress and the need to consume ALL THE SUGAR for that temporary energy boost to academic success. It’s no surprise that my skin has not been in the best condition…

5 Top Tips for problem skin

Ever had a day where you wake up and it seems that your skin just hates you?  If I had a pound for every time that’s happened to me, I’d be a very rich girl indeed. *sigh*  I spent most of…


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