No 7 Pore Vacuum Mask Review

No 7 Pore Vacuum Mask Review

I must confess I am a huge fan of the No 7 range, affordable, good quality skin care, body care and make-up can’t be a bad thing as far as I’m concerned.

The No 7 Pore Vacuum Mask is available online and at No 7 counters in a 50ml tube for £14 and claims to deep cleanse and reduce the size of the pores by drawing out dirt, impurities and excess oil leaving the skin fresh and clear looking. Continue reading

Back Combing for Volume

Back Combing for Volume - Hairstyling Tips

Back combing involves repeatedly combing sections of hair towards the scalp, contrary to popular belief this should not be done is such a way that it causes a mass of knots and tangles, but to create a sturdy yet pliable area of volume at the root area which can be teased into shape to create styles such as the Beehive or French Roll, or smoothed over creating height and volume. Continue reading

Benefit Lemon Aid Review

Benefit Lemon Aid Product Review

The delicate skin around the eyes is usually first clue to excessive late nights and overwork, the advantages of using an eyelid primer/colour corrector are that these tell-tale signs can be easily disguised with the added advantage of ensuring the eye make-up stays in place for longer. Continue reading

Benefit Stay Flawless 15 Hour Primer Review

Benefit Stay Flawless 15 Hour Primer - Product Review

As a make-up artist I cannot stress enough the benefits of using a primer before the application of your foundation. The perfect primer should smooth over any imperfections such as fine lines, blemishes or dry patches creating a flawless base for the foundation to be applied over and should also work with the foundation to keep it in place longer than it would be without the use of a primer. Continue reading

L’Oreal Youth Code Youth Booster Serum Review

Benefits of Using Coconut Oil on Dry Skin Conditions

Face serums usually come in the form of a clear, thickish liquid that is more concentrated and easier for the skin to absorb than the average moisturiser. Serums are designed to target specific problems for example throughout my late teens and twenties I used a serum to help combat acne breakouts and blemishes and I hate to admit it but since turning thirty I have swapped to using serums that focus on combating the early signs of ageing. Continue reading