With the ongoing upward trend in alphabet creams, I bet most women are intrigued as to what is the difference between a BB cream and a CC cream. In order to satisfy my curiosity I decided to research this myself and am happy to share what I found out. What is a BB Cream? BB … Read moreSkincare Showdown: CC Cream v.s. BB Cream
I was in a restaurant the other day waiting for my order and I couldn’t help but overhear a couple of girls talking about their new passion for using natural deodorants. I became so curious after this encounter that I had to check it out for myself – What is it about using natural deodorants … Read more5 Reasons Why You Should Use Natural Deodorants
Keen to keep a bronzed glow over the spring season? I know you can’t go and lay out in the sun, and it is probably not cost-effective to hop on a plane to Hawaii, so your best bet is to choose the best fake tan or gradual tanning lotion to help you bump up your … Read more5 Best Fake Tan Products for 2018 in New Zealand
There is NOTHING worse than a new cold sore… that tingling feeling when you suspect its coming… to the small crater on your face that comes a few todays later. So what are your options to treat cold sores and minimise the signs of them on your face. Early Treatment can lesson the severity and … Read more2 Ways to Effectively Treat Cold Sores
I was hesitant to even write this blog post as I was a little embarrassed. But I figure if I have this problem, and if there are so many products available for it, then I can’t be the only one suffering from it. I am talking about chin wax and the hair on your chin. It’s as … Read moreLet’s Talk Chin Wax – Not By The Hair On My Chinny Chin Chin!
Do you find yourself peering into the mirror, looking for those giveaway signs of ageing skin? Signs like dark spots, fine lines, and wrinkles? The good news is there are a ton of anti wrinkle creams on the market designed to help reduce the appearance of skin ageing and boost your confidence. But how do you … Read moreTop 5 Anti Wrinkle Creams of 2019
Spring is a great season to enjoy. The flowers are in full bloom and the birds are all singing to the happy tune of a colourful season! And so we want to enjoy this season with However the cold weather can really impact our body. Sometimes the cold breeze brings on the winter blues that … Read moreRelax and Unwind in the Bath with Kneipp Bath Salts
I don’t know about you, but I find after 7 Days of Christmas and New Years celebrations my body starts to regret the overindulgence and needs a little looking after. Every New Year we all make resolutions to improve our body, mind, spirit, finances and life in general. So here are 7 products to make … Read more7 Products Jumpstart Christmas and New Year Recovery!
Micellar Cleansing water has been popping up in pharmacies and beauty counters in New Zealand lately. To be honest it was not something I was familiar with until I did a little googling to see what all the fuss was about. What do you need to know about Micellar water? Originally a french skincare product (we … Read moreMicellar Cleansing Water – What is so Great about it?
Would you like to see a Neutrogena Light Therapy Mask review from a New Zealander? While it looks like a storm trooper mask, this powerful light therapy acne mask is creating quiet the buzz on the interwebs. Are you sick of buying acne treatments and pimple products and not getting any results, or worse yet, buying … Read moreNew Zealand Neutrogena Light Therapy Mask Reviews (With Before and Afters Videos)
Do you struggle to find a sunscreen that suits your face? Does it feel like your face is trapped under a heavy veil when you use regular body sunscreen? There is nothing worse than feeling like your skin cannot breathe. If you are looking for Best Face Sunscreens then read on as we talk you … Read moreThe Best Face Sunscreens to Avoid Acne
When the sun is out it is time to dust off the singlets and shorts, and prep your skin for a healthy sunkissed glow they are all waiting for all year round. After a winter of hibernation, we are all guilty of not exfoliating or moisturising as much as we should ( after all, who … Read moreIsabelle Laurier Salt Scrubs and Sugar Scrubs for Beautiful Skin
Hirudoid gel can be used on burns, veins and bruises to support the skin after injury. One frequently asked question we here is “How does Hirudoid Gel Work?”, so we wanted to put together an infographic with more information on how to use it for different ailments and what it does. After we learned about how Hirudoid … Read moreHow does Hirudoid Gel Work?
Are you sick of looking pale and white during summer? Want to show off skin? But scared your beaming limbs might blind on coming traffic. If you are not so keen on the whole “pail and interesting look then why not try out a spray tan! Spray tans have become popular in recent years for a … Read more5 Best Spray Tan Products For Summer Perfection
Everybody deserves a little pampering once in a while and spa treatment is one of the best ways to get it. And what better way to treat yourself than to enjoy the company of a few of your best girlfriends who are also keen on a night of pampering. When money is tight, paying a mortgage, or … Read moreHow to Have a Home Spa Night with Your Besties and Organic Botanik Pamper Packs.
We all know what a pain in the butt sticking on fake lashes can be, if you manage to avoid sticking your fingers together… there is usually a pretty high chance the lash will end up sticking out of the corner of your eye half way through the night. Or if you are anything like … Read moreHow to get long lashes in 2 easy steps
I can still remember the misery of my 16th birthday. After a botched attempt at lightening my hair the night before. I had decided to lighten my jet black dyed hair back to a light brown/blond colour. So I went to my local store and bought the strongest bleach/hair lightener I could find. Then I began … Read moreMYHD Colour Remover: Remove Dark Hair Dye Without Going Orange
Do you suffer from dry to very dry skin? If you do, you will probably share my thoughts about its effect on your daily life. It can be very frustrating when your skin flares up easily with the use of any product. You think it’s okay after applying it but just after a few hours, you … Read moreSkin… Why so thirsty? Avene Trixera Skincare Range for Dry to Very Dry Skin.
Have you ever stood there, staring at the wall of beauty products, trying to figure out what it all means, and which one is right for you? Generally you have 3 or so options, Dry, Combination or Oily… But what if your face is all of those things. or what if your skin changes when aunt … Read moreL’Oreal Pure Clay Multi-masking. How to Get a Custom Clay Mask Tailored to your skin
When dying your hair you may find your hair looks a little yellow or orange. This can happen whether you are dying your hair at home, or at the hairdressers. The hairdresser will normally put a hair toner through your hair to reveal a head of beautiful blonde locks. But sadly most box colours do not … Read moreHas A Bad Dye Job Left You With Brassy Blonde Hair? Try Hair Toners
Moroccan Oil or Moroccan Argan Oil is gaining popularity in the beauty industry. It has become a beauty buzz, and almost all hair and facial care products now include Argan oil as an active ingredient. But why is Moroccan Oil a popular choice amongst hair salons? Well, it’s simply because a Moroccan Oil treatment rejuvenates … Read moreHow to Use Moroccan Oil Treatment for Damaged Hair