Summer brings out sunshine, bright colours and a lighter approach to our beauty routine. Here I share my top 5 fuss-free summer beauty essentials that signal the start of a holiday mood.
However you choose to say 'I do', feeling happy and confident about your appearance means you can focus on enjoying the day. Here are some beauty tips I picked up on my wedding journey.
With a growing trend for wellness in mind, body and soul, the essential oils market is predicted to double in size in the next 6 years. Are natural oils the way to go?
Welcome to the next instalment of the #beautyinsider Q&As, where you can find out who is behind some of your favourite beauty brands. This month's guest is Nina Sadlowsky, Wellness Advocate for dōTERRA.
Bourjois has a special place in my heart as a fun, feminine, colourful makeup brand. Working there for 5 years definitely lived up to my expectations and made me loyal to some of their bestselling products.
Who would like to emulate the Parisienne, with her timeless style and natural skin? In French pharmacies you can buy the best skincare products at affordable prices. Here are the ones I'm using right now.
Discover kai, a Californian vegan lifestyle brand bringing the scent of tropics to your home with fragrance, body and home care. The entire range is paraben, sulfate, phthalate, phosphate, microbead, gluten and cruelty free.
Athleisure made its debut in the fashion world and has now seamlessly worked its way into beauty. E'lifexir natural beauty promises 'lifting', 'firming' and 'sculpting', but are these body care products worth including in your gym bag?
Burberry has certainly had its highs and lows in the fashion books, but is once again considered a luxury stalwart. Here are some of the beauty products that have become makeup bag staples.
It may sound counter-intuitive for a beauty blogger to promote a decluttering purge but there's a lot to be said for the less is more approach. Here are some tips on how to streamline your beauty shelfie.
A luxury hotel bathroom conjures images of free standing bathtubs, fluffy white bathrobes and lashings of marble. Find out how to elevate your bathtime ritual with a few hotel-inspired style tricks.
Welcome to the next instalment of the #beautyinsider Q&As, where you can find out who is behind some of your favourite beauty brands. This month's guest is Justine Lacaille, Senior Brand Manager at ADA.
Have you ever been stopped in the street to be complimented on your fragrance? Here is a selection of perfumes that may get you that reaction, from grown up rose to distinctive smoked tea.
If you're looking for vegan, organic and cruelty-free certified beauty, look no further than Nourish, a little gem of a skincare brand. On trial here is the Protect Starter Collection for dry skin.
When it comes to beauty basics, most of us would name mascara as a make-up bag staple. From what the high street has to offer to high end splurges, here I review 4 mascaras.
As we demand cleaner beauty products and brands oblige with a wider choice of natural beauty treats, feeling good about your skincare increasingly means great formulas as well as great skin.
What does the word 'natural' mean when it comes to nail polish ? The Organic Pharmacy's makeup range Organic Glam seems like a good place to start and delve into the claims.
Planning a weekend away ? If you're looking for a little extra skincare indulgence to take with you check out Elemis' travel shop. Here I try out some of their bestsellers in washbag-friendly sizes.
Cruelty-free can seem like a hazy concept in the cosmetics world. How do you know what to look for? Following the cruelty-free symbol of a rabbit, here is my current selection of treats to try.
Welcome to the very first #beautyinsider Q&A, where you can find out who is behind some of your favourite beauty brands. My first guest is Claire Chanudet, Global Assistant Brand Manager at Dove.
Eyebrows are probably my most important facial feature, providing greatly needed definition and structure, so the correct colour tools are essential. Here is a round up of the products I've put to the test.
From food to fashion and beauty, veganism is set to continue its impressive growth. As the beauty industry is flooded with an increasing number of confusing claims, here I try to untangle them.
While elegant nude or sultry red nails are widely appreciated, some manicures can be polarising and therefore fun to explore! Read on to find out how to achieve this look.
A lipbalm is such multi-functional beauty tool, from repairing lips to moisturising dry skin and protecting against the elements, I consider it my desert island must-have.
I have a bit of a thing for nail polish, with my dressing table ressembling a shrine to nail bars – but messier. This article explores 3 date-worthy manicures, from elegant to wow.
Demand for natural and organic beauty products has been steadily on the rise in the last decade. As the natural beauty empire grows, here's a shout out to some of my favourite picks.
The beauty industry suffers from many misconceptions. In this article I use my insider view to debunk some of them.