Do fairness products really work? Not the way you expect them to. Fairness products CAN’T make you fairer than you naturally are. It’s just not possible. No matter what they say, they can’t change the […]
Tag: skincare routine
Why I spent years creating an app that would make women feel confident without makeup or filters.
Women don’t need makeup and filters. They just need the ‘right tools’ to actually feel beautiful and confident – in their own skin.
Why I went without makeup for my own wedding!! [with PHOTOS]
Have you gone to a wedding and not recognized the bride? Sometimes it’s because the bride requests a ‘makeover’. Other times it’s thanks to an overzealous makeup artist who insists that heavy ‘bridal makeup’ will […]
5 things you should definitely NOT do to your skin in summer. (But most of us do!)
DO NOT: Wash your face too many times. Most of us try to fight summer skin (read oily, sweaty, dirty skin) by washing our faces many times. BAD BAD BAD (did I mention BAD?) idea!! […]
Do you really need an eye cream? (Or will your regular moisturizer do just fine?)
Deep down, I’ve always felt that eye creams are a gimmick. So I did an experiment: I stopped using eye cream for 6 months. Here’s what happened.
10 awesome ways to winter-proof your skin in time for the holidays.
OMG! It’s almost December! Now is the time to start prepping your skin for all the end of the year festivities (when you will be too exhausted to actually bother). So what’s a girl got […]
Beauty sleep in a bottle – Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair
I used my first bottle of Advanced Night Recovery when I was 21. My boyfriend (now husband) bought it for me during one of his business trips. Yes, my husband has been gifting me (expensive) skincare products […]
7 major mistakes women with oily skin make.
I’m an oily skin ‘owner’. I have an oil-well hidden somewhere inside my skin. I often joke that countries can go to war over the amount of oil my skin produces. The only solace I…
Why you should be steaming your face with your morning cup of tea.
Facial Tea: The newest skin care trend that’s getting glowing reviews! “How about a nice hot steaming cup of tea for your skin?” No, you don’t have to drink it. You have to steam your […]
Crème de la Mer Soft Moisturizing Cream.
Does it live up to its title of being ‘The World’s Best Moisturizer’? Let me start by saying I’m a sucker for a good story. And so, when I heard about how Crème de la […]