I Used La Mer’s ‘The Concentrate’ For A Month and Here’s What Happened

For the longest time, even though I was into beauty and skincare products, I didn’t know much about the prestigious brand La Mer. All I knew was that celebrities like Kate Hudson, Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez were die-hard fans, and if JLo was using it then it must be good. However, I for one am not a Hollywood celebrity that was defecating money, so … Continue reading I Used La Mer’s ‘The Concentrate’ For A Month and Here’s What Happened

Things We Love: April Favourites

Joanne Loves: Bioderma Sensibio H20 Solution Micellaire It’s gentle to skin and removes 99% of my stubborn waterproof makeup and any other particles on the skin. Easy on the eyes. Effective and affordable. The 500ml can last you a pretty long time. Sensibio H20 can be used daily morning and evening like a cleanser. Or as a second step in double cleansing. Bonus: there’s a … Continue reading Things We Love: April Favourites

Thayer’s Alcohol-Free Witch Hazel Toner Trial

I would consider myself to be pretty well-versed in skincare, but I am very reluctant to pay for expensive products. This is for two reasons: 1) I’m a broke af graduate working her first job, and 2) My youthful skin is doing okay, so I don’t feel the need to splurge on high-end skincare just yet. So, when I saw an article raving about Thayers … Continue reading Thayer’s Alcohol-Free Witch Hazel Toner Trial

THINGS WE LOVE: Cosmetic Warrior by Lush

I’ve tried my fair share of spot-fighting products, and this mask has been there for me through thick and thin. I have gone through more than 10 pots of the stuff (and counting!) because it freaking works – this is one of my holy grail products. Cosmetic Warrior is a fresh face mask that does wonders for troubled skin. The garlic, green grapes, honey, and … Continue reading THINGS WE LOVE: Cosmetic Warrior by Lush

5 Ways To Have Better Sleep

Sleep is definitely one of life’s priceless luxuries when you’re an adult. While a good sleep is what everyone needs, it’s definitely not something that’s easy to achieve. This is sometimes due to work, stress or even…Netflix. If you find yourself tossing and turning at night and getting very poor quality sleep, we may have some remedies that could assist you in getting a good night’s … Continue reading 5 Ways To Have Better Sleep

Favourite Sunscreens

We’re going to talk about one of the most important skincare products – SUNCREEN! We know some of you guys love this andthere are some who just hate it. Like Hollywood’s beauty icon Jennifer Aniston’s said in a recent interview with Harper’s Bazaar : “I hate it. I’ve been experimenting with ones that don’t make you look like you have Kabuki makeup on or like a corpse. … Continue reading Favourite Sunscreens

IN MY BAG – Jo’s Favourite Drugstore Products

Whenever time allows for it, I like to roam the aisles in drug stores and without fail, I’ll always walk out with at least one item! I know, I am terrible! But unfortunately it’s my thing! I’m currently obsessed with travel-sized items because I love trying out new things and I don’t really want to waste the products, in case I don’t quite fancy them. … Continue reading IN MY BAG – Jo’s Favourite Drugstore Products

THINGS WE LOVE: October Favourites

Joanne Loves: Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer SPF15 Two of my friends wouldn’t stop praising the Veil Mineral Primer by Hourglass and how amazing it is. So, once I was done with my old primer, I made sure to rush down to Sephora and grab myself a bottle of this seemingly amazing primer. After first use, I was already impressed and probably will never change to … Continue reading THINGS WE LOVE: October Favourites

10 Epic Reasons Why Witch Hazel Is Magical AF

What is witch hazel? No, it’s not some fancy-schmancy product. It’s simply a plant-based substance that comes from the leaves and bark of the witch-hazel shrub, also known as Hamamelis Virginiana, which can be found in North America. Where have you seen it? All over Pinterest, and maybe your grandmother’s bathroom. One of our contributers is a witch hazel devout. She discovered this multi-purpose product … Continue reading 10 Epic Reasons Why Witch Hazel Is Magical AF