So many years in the beauty industry and I still learn something new everyday. I have been plagued by terribly dry skin these last couple of months – so dry, in fact, that I have stopped putting on makeup as it just settles into cakey patches! And this is truly strange, since I normally have ... Read More about Is your skin dry? Or dehydrated? What’s the difference? And what are the solutions?
If it wasn't bad enough that sugar wreaks horrors on our health (diabetes, Alzheimer's, mood swings, candida, hormonal balances, cholesterol... anyone?) research now shows that it's terrible for our skin as well. An excessive intake of processed sugars can fast track the aging process, leading to ... Read More about Why sugar hates your skin (and how to quit it without going crazy!)
Ever felt envious of someone who has boxes overflowing with free samples of the hottest foundations, mascaras, perfumes and moisturisers (great for trying out a product, perfect for touch-ups and unbeatable for travelling) when you can't even get a measly mini-bottle of toner with a ... Read More about How to score the best beauty samples… every time!
Yes, green tea makes you lose weight. No, having it in the form of ice cream or noodles does not count. Neither does wearing green tea perfume. Or dropping green tea scented bath bombs in your 'tub. That's because the weight-loss benefits are in the epigallocatechin gallate (a.k.a. EGCG, a ... Read More about Sip up to slim down: The right way to drink green tea for weight loss
Feeling low? You are not alone. According to research, this is the most depressing time of the year. It's cold, it's grey and those holier-than-thou resolutions are laughing in our face. So, we could really use something to beat the blues right now. Right? So, come with me and let the smiling ... Read More about The 8 best beauty cures for your winter blues!