Percy & Reed Hair Volumising Mousse – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

I’ve recently been liking a product that I never thought would ever come under my radar, the¬†Percy & Reed Volumising Mousse. I usually, 99.99% of the time wear my hair straight but there is the odd moment when I enjoy some curls. Curls however, are hard to wear, especially for my thick unruly hair. They are hard to keep interesting, bouncy and naturally voluminous but the Percy & Reed Volumising Mousse has actually been the great tool for the job.Read more

Kandi Cosmetics Pre Glow Up Mist – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

There are some cosmetics that even the most hardcore of us just don’t need but they look so pretty that we fall under their spell. A perfect example of this is the Kandi Cosmetics Pre Glow Up Mist that looks absolutely gorgeous, like magic in a bottle! But does it translate as gorgeous on the face and is it worth the cash? Let’s find out!     Packaging The Kandi Cosmetics Pre Glow Up Mist comes in a white cardboardRead more

Holika Holika Good Cera Super Ceramide Lip Oil Balm – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Even though I have oily face skin, my lips are as dry as it gets. I’ve been trying many face masks, lip balms and other treatments and nothing really works long term. What’s worse is that if you look further into these things, the reason why they don’t work long term becomes obvious. They don’t nourish the skin, just quickly condition it. As a result, I’ve been looking for a lip product that actually contains ingredients which could nourish theRead more

Hoposo Blackhead Vacuum – Does it work?

Having oily skin, I’ve battled with blackheads, pores the size of craters and texture skin all my life. Despite the fact that oily skin ages/wrinkles slower than dry skin, it somehow never was an advantage. Large pores, contant blackheads and oil production large enough to fry eggs have been the deciding factors for all cosmetic related decitions I’ve made throughout the years. Although I’ve managed to control my oil production completely with proper skincare and makeup, I was never ableRead more

Coffee Chat: Are you open to information or subconsciously looking for validation?

Hello my lovelies, It’s been a while since we had a coffee chat so grab a coffee and let’s discuss something that has been bothering me almost my entire life! As you might already know, I am a scientist, a Dr in chemistry to be exact, and I wanted to be one since I can remember. Sounds cheesy but it’s true. Part of what fascinates me about science is the act of seeking information, finding proof and basing conclusions onRead more

Too Faced Born This Way The Natural Nudes Eyeshadow Palette – Is it any good?

Too Faced has a lot of cute-looking eyeshadow palettes in the market already and although most of them are good quality, they are not considered top notch. Until now! The Too Faced Born This Way The Natural Nudes Eyeshadow Palette was inspired by their Born This Way foundation range and the quality is much better than previous palettes! Let’s have a look at the details.   Packaging Too Faced is known for their cute packaging which is why I wasRead more

MAC Lip Scrubtious – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Lips go through so much and receive very little care. What is your lip skincare routine? Whether you have dry or normal lips, there will be a time when you have dead skin peeling off and although, let’s be honest, we’ve all picked on it a few times, the best way to deal with it is to scrub. Although physical exfoliation is not part of my skincare routine, it works wonders for dry lips. So let’s have a look atRead more

Schwarzkopf got2b Glued Blasting Freeze Hair Spray – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Hair sprays can elevate a look from casual to sleek and well put together but there are so many of them in the market that is hard to choose. Especially since they tend to come in two forms, cheap or expensive and there very rarely hit the mid-range mark. In a previous post we explored the Percy & Reed Session Hold Hairspray which works wonders and although at £12 is not that expensive, it is more on the expensive sideRead more

Tati Beauty Vol1 Eyeshadow Palette – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

The Tati Beauty Vol1 Eyeshadow Palette is a blogger favourite, being recommended by almost everyone. It was sold out and out of stock for months but now it is back! Is it trully that good and it worth your money? Let’s find out!   Packaging The Tati Beauty Vol1 Eyeshadow Palette was posted in a Tati branded box and wrapped in crinkled paper. Although it might at first appear more enviromentally friendly than a plastic bubble wrap, I am notRead more

Tarte Timeless Smoothing Primer – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

There are two types of primers, the skin nourishing ones that will create a nice skin base for the makeup to sit on and the usecase specific ones, like mattifiers, smoothers etc. The Tarte Timeless Smoothing Primer falls into the second category. It works great and smooths out pores well but is not as skincare worthy as for example, the This Works In Transit Camera Close-Up. Let’s have a look at the details.     Packaging The Tarte Timeless SmoothingRead more