Estée Lauder Double Wear vs Rimmel Lasting Matte Foundation – In-depth Reviews and Ingredient Analyses

A good makeup look depends a lot on what you have to work with as a base, which of course means that skincare is very important but also your foundation. Finding a good foundation is hard and the fact that there are so many of them out there is deceiving. There are very few foundations that will do all the magic you are looking for, in fact for me and my oily skin, there has only been one magical optionRead more

MAC COLLECTOR OF THE STARS KIT 2019 – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analyses

Lipsticks are one of the most used cosmetic items. Even those who do not wear a lot of makeup or even any foundation, sometimes wear a lipstick! They give us colour, character and can even hydrate the lips! MAC releases a collector’s kit at the end of each year with a range of lipsticks, lip glosses and liquid lipsticks which is absolutely worth the cash if you use lipsticks a lot. Not to mention that it’s a great “well doneRead more

Great Beauty Gifts – MAC Taste of Stardom Mini Lipstick Kit Starring You 2019 Collection – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

I love a good lipstick. You love a good lipstick. Everyone loves a good lipstick. Even people who are not huge makeup wearer, love a good lipstick. Lipsticks are a great gift and the holiday season offers a few bargain options which are great value for money and perfect for gifting. But even if you are all set for gifts this year they can be a nice good job this year pat on the back gift for yourself too! IRead more

MAC Starlit Lip Bag Starring You – In-depth Product Review and Ingredient Analyses

As annoying as the winter holiday retail season is, it also comes with some advantages. One of them is the gift bundles that pop up at this time, which often contain many products at a cheaper price than if you were to buy them individually. One of those, save your money and feel great bundles, is the MAC Starlit Lip Bag which comes in 3 different versions: nude, plum and red, and contains 1 lipstick, 1 lip liner, 1 lipRead more

Living Proof Restore Shampoo & Conditioner – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analyses

Hair products are overrated in regards to ingredients, as hair outside the follicle is dead. What hair products can be great for however, is conditioning the hair, calming it down, giving it a more manageable appearance and structure. I have thick, long, unruly hair that does what it wants. Although I am grateful, I’ve always struggled to stop my hair from frizzing, becoming harsh, wilder and puffing up. Sure, it’s all essentially first world problems, but hair can change yourRead more

Dermalex Eczema Treatment Cream – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

In a previous coffee chat post, I shared my personal skin condition story and which ingredient strategy and products I used to overcome it. If you missed this post check out: Coffee Chat: My skin condition story which can happen to you! The main cream that helped was the Dermalex Eczema Treatment Cream even though I do not know for sure if my issue was Eczema and it didn’t really matter in my case. The ingredients in this cream are nutritiousRead more

Too Faced Peach Kiss Lipstics – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Who doesn’t love a good lipstick. They are one of the most exciting cosmetic items to buy and wearing them can even have positive psychological effects, not only on you but also on others. Check out: Exploring the red lipstick effect. Does it really attract men? While there are many great lipsticks out there and many of them are good for dry lips too, there is one particular kind that has that little extra factor. Is it the packaging, the scentRead more

NAOBAY Illuminating Micellar Water – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

There are plenty of micellar cleansers out there these days so finding out that stands out is hard. Most, if not all, are gentle and clean well so which one do you get then? You could choose by price or availability or perhaps find one that is somehow special, that has that little extra which makes you want to use it. In this post we will be looking at the NAOBAY Illuminating micellar water. Is it worth your money andRead more

Paula’s Choice Resist Perfectly Balanced Foaming Cleanser – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

If you can only manage to do one thing before crashing into bed, clean your skin. It’s probably the most important step of skincare, even if the rest of your regime is very good. If your skin is not clean then it almost doesn’t matter what you give it after, you will still end up with ageing signs, dullness, dryness, spots, blackheads etc. Getting a good cleanser is paramount but the task is not as simple as leaving the skinRead more

eos shimmer lip balm – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

We all recognise how important it is to take care of our skin but very few of us actually remember than lips have skin too. Our lip skin endures so much throughout the day and yet we rarely take care of it further than the daily lipstick application, most of us even forget that it needs SPF protection too. I have been on the lookout for good lip balms that don’t just give you a few seconds of perceived moisturisationRead more