Lately, despite the twice daily cleansing and moisturising, an hour at the gym, weekly scrubs and face packs, adequate beauty sleep and copious amounts of water, I have been noticing that my skin has never ever looked this terrible. It's reached a point where strangers at the malls are asking me if ... Read More about What stress (or anger!) does to your face… and how to fix it!
When you spend as much time on the road as I do (23 cities in the past six months!), you really need to start shoring up your beauty game. To begin with, I've learnt the hard way that carrying your entire dressing table onto a flight is not very feasible (trust me, I've tried!). And even if ... Read More about 17 genius beauty hacks to save time, space AND money while travelling
Ah! Hormones. Don't we adore them? The little buggers are responsible for so much that's wonderfully insane about our existence – like painfully terrifying acne, thinning hair, unwearable skinny jeans, mood swings, insomnia and out-of-control food cravings. However, the truth is it's not the ... Read More about 14 Natural ways to balance your hormones (no major life change needed!)
What's bright, fresh, smells of summer and heals the driest, most sensitive skin in a flash? Calendula salve. A vintage skincare remedy that's so powerful, it's being repurposed by everyone from Korres and Kiehl's to Jurlique and Farmacie. Calendula is a variety of marigold that is excellent for ... Read More about What heals dry, sensitive skin, acne and eczema? That would be calendula salve
Seriously, I have seen people have relationships that last for a lesser time than my pimples. There should be a term for acne and its aftermath: post-acne stress disorder? Because... first come the pimples themselves. Then comes the scarring. Those horrid, dark, bumpy spots that linger on cheeks ... Read More about The best face mask to bust post-acne scarring and bumpiness