As a beauty junkie, I love to splurge on products, but sometimes, there’s nothing more satisfying than utilising what’s already in the kitchen. Yes, that’s right, I’ll often raid the fridge and cupboards when I need a pick me up. With a wealth of so many natural ingredients lurking in our homes, I wanted to share some of my kitchen beauty tricks. First…

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BE A GLOW HOE . . . WITH FRANKIE BRIDGE

Which three beauty items could you not live without? Estee Lauder Intensive Lip Repair Balm, Shu Uemura eyelash curlers and Redken 12 Texture Rough Paste. What’s your skincare regime, and does this differ from morning to night?  I’ve been struggling with sore breakouts for the past year, so my skincare regime is constantly changing in a bid to find the right products. I’m currently using…
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BUDGET BEAUTY BUYS

  January – a time to repent for our festive overindulgences. At this time of year, we’re not only watching what we eat, but we’re keeping an eye on the purse strings, too. But it’s not all doom and gloom. You can restock your make-up bag and bathroom shelves with a little savvy spending on these budget beauty buys. With the cold causing…
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Keratosis Pilaris – Explained

Back in the summer, I posted about a skin condition I’ve long been suffering from. I say suffering, it hasn’t been that bad, more of an annoyance that won’t go away. It started around age ten, with a few scattered bumps on my cheeks. Having always been skin obsessed, I couldn’t leave these alone. I wasn’t worried – they didn’t look like anything…
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Wake Up to Face Wipes

I want to start a face wipe revolution. Because, while I totally get how handy these make-up removers can be, they’re also my number one skincare sin. Leaving convenience aside for a second, face wipes strip your skin of natural goodness. Your make-up might be gone, but so too is any moisture, leaving your complexion seriously lacking. And so, as someone who’s constantly…
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On The Spot

If like me you have embraced Christmas in a big way, your skin may be suffering from the dirty but delicious excess of over indulging. Too much sugar in the shape of mince pies, chocolate, booze, more booze, sausage rolls, and no exercise whatsoever and we still have the biggest party night of the year to get through! My face is definitely not…
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FUTURISTIC SKINCARE

They say the eyes are the window to your soul, but they’re also our first feature to show signs of tiredness. And is it just me, or does the ageing process seem to accelerate over Christmas? So when I heard about a way to get younger-looking eyes, needless to say, I was sold. Not only was I desperate to get my mitts on…
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Light Up Your Life

Christmas. There’s so much to love about it – all the celebrations and spending time with loved ones, though this time of year is bound me make me feel sluggish. Tucked up indoors with the central heating cranked up zaps my willpower and enthusiasm when it comes to working out. Not to mention my cravings for starchy food kicks in. All in all,…
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