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Clean beauty: Should you make the switch?

BIOME LIP GLOSS – NUDE WITH ATTITUDE

Did you know that on average, women use around 12 personal care products a day? What’s scarier is that studies reveal this accounts for over 168 chemicals. Every. Day. It is no wonder that the organic, natural and chemical-free beauty industry is booming. So, how is ‘clean beauty’ made and will it deliver the same results? NATURAL INGREDIENTS WITHOUT THE AD-ONS True ‘clean beauty’ products are made from natural ingredients with healing and non-toxic nutrients and minerals. They do not...

Tonkotsu Ramen Recipe

Tonkotsu ramen recipe

Nothing says comfort like a bowl of delicious noodle soup and one of my favourites is Japanese ramen. This Tonkotsu ramen recipe is easy for beginners and uses ingredients easily available at your local supermarket. I used my Phillips Multi Cooker to speed things up but if you’ve got the time, I recommend slow cooking the broth for 12 hours. Additionally, if you don’t own a pressure cooker it can easily be tailored to stove top cooking. Top the bowl...

Style guide: Isolation but make it fashion

style guide: isolation but make it fashion

What have you been doing to keep yourself sane during isolation? Cooking, home improvements, photography and blogging have certainly been my go-to activities. My goal is to keep things as normal as possible, this means getting out of my robe and looking ready to tackle the day. Not to mention it’s also a perfect time to spring clean (or autumn clean) your wardrobe. You never know all the forgotten gems you might find that can be a perfect addition to...

Best Mascara Showdown: Testing Out The Best Of 2020

Best mascaras of 2020

What's the best mascara out there? I often get asked this question and the truth is, it's so personal to the type of look you want to achieve. Long lashes, wispy lashes, curled or dramatic, mascaras of all brush sizes and formulas achieve different results. So, to help you out I tried out the top 5 mascaras plus two base coat mascaras to see the difference. The results might surprise you! 

7 Ways to Make Your Home More Sustainable

Sustainable home

Climate change. Whether you believe it or not, I’m sure you can agree we can all be a little nicer to our planet. Pollution in our air and waterways, extensive use of natural resources and destruction of natural habitats can all be attributed to humans, at least in some way. While you may feel a little helpless and it can seem impossible to make a difference on your own, there’s certainly big ways we can all contribute. Here, I want...