Beauty

My Beauty, My Say

On 1 July, Dove launched a campaign called #MyBeautyMySay, and it was a sensation across all platforms of social media. The video features heart-wrenching stories of incredible women who stood up for their own beauty – a poignant piece of media to encourage women everywhere to appreciate their beauty and flaws,...
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A Hairy History

Ridding our bodies of every inch of hair – sans our heads and eyebrows – is now a generic part of modern day personal upkeep. Yet despite the extremities we will now go to in order to be silky smooth all over, the anti-hair movement isn’t exactly a recent phenomenon. Hair...
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The Evolution of Makeup

When browsing the internet day to day I find that cosmetic promotions and makeup tutorials are absolutely everywhere I look. It seems that the world has become obsessed with makeup products, learning how to apply them and ensuring that they have the best that the market has to offer in...
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July Beauty Favourites

If you’re wondering which beauty items should be entering your shopping cart this month look no further as we’ve got the pick of July’s beauty favourites… Loc One & Done Eyeshadow Stick | £8 | Birchbox Loc’s One & Done Eyeshadow Sticks are such a versatile collection, from beautiful neutrals...
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Luscious Lashes

I have probably gone through more mascaras than I have any other cosmetic product in my make-up bag and I find myself constantly on the hunt for the ‘dream’ mascara that promises longer, thicker and curlier lashes: you name it, I’ve tried it. I’ve had the unpleasant experience of clumpy mascaras,...
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Beauty Problems Solved

Perfecting an enviable face of makeup can often be a tricky task, fraught with everyday little hiccups that we just can’t seem to master. So in a bid to make the daily makeup routine that little bit simpler here are six expert solutions to the most common beauty problems… Concealer...
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Let Them Wear Makeup

Often when scrolling through social media or browsing the internet I come across insulting comments aimed at women who choose to wear a lot of makeup. Insinuating  that these women are supposedly misleading others by masking their ‘real’ face, or trying too hard to look like somebody they are not. Women are...
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Hair Envy

I have extremely fine hair. By which I mean that it’s very thin, not that it’s hella fantastic. This means that a.) It gets oily quickly, I’m lucky if I get two hours of clean, fresh hair each day, b.) I’ve spent my life looking enviously at people who have...
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Birchbox

I have wanted to try a beauty subscription box for over a year now, and I constantly put off the purchase by telling myself “you don’t need products to come to your doorstep every month, that’s just high-maintenance”. But, last week I decided that I should treat myself because I’m...
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