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

5 Halal Cosmetics Brand You Need To Know About

The Halal market has grown exponentially in the last few years and is on its way to becoming mainstream in the beauty world, if not already. Once confused as only for those who practiced Islam, Halal makeup and skincare is actually for everyone, no matter their religion because people are caring a hell of a lot about the ingredients that go into their beauty products. … Continue reading 5 Halal Cosmetics Brand You Need To Know About

Get On Board With These Minimalist Nail Ideas

Whenever I book myself a manicure session I always end up going with nude shades. And each time after, I tell myself I’m going to be a little adventurous and try something different but I never get around to actually doing it! Truth is, there are tons of options and I take ages to decide! Plus, I find some designs are just too loud for … Continue reading Get On Board With These Minimalist Nail Ideas

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

Skin Love: Treat Your Skin With These Products

Oops! I’ll try NOT to drain your bank account.. Last week a lot of preaching was done about self-love and loving yourself does include caring for your outer, as much as your inner.  While self-love is defined as the acceptance of oneself, learning to become more mindful, learning more about yourself, just to name a few. Whereas, self-care is taking care of ourselves meaning nourishing our … Continue reading Skin Love: Treat Your Skin With These Products

5 Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Beauty-Obsessed Friends

There are only a few weeks left until Christmas, which means it’s time to start thinking about presents! But what do you buy for your most savvy and stylish friends? Whether you’re thinking about purchasing something small and special, or pulling out all the stops – we’ve got something for all friends and all budgets.   For The Skincare Guru Skincare routines don’t always have … Continue reading 5 Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Beauty-Obsessed Friends

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