• liz earle skin repair moisturiser normal combination review

    Is Fragrance In Skincare As Bad As Paula Begoun Says?

    I have a weird skincare rule: if it smells good, I don’t put it on my skin. No, I don’t like using products that stink (hello, Skinceuticals CE Ferulic!). And yes, I dig a beautiful fragrance as much as anyone else. But everything has its time and place. And your face isn’t the place for […]

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    Ingredients That Fight Dandruff

    Dandruff and I have been frenemies for ages. Or better, dandruff hangs around my head all the time like it wants to be my BFF. Me? I’ve been trying my best to get rid of it since it started stalking me. If you’ve been dealing with this pest, too, you know that’s no easy task. […]

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  • Who Owns What In The Beauty Industry?

    Do you know who owns your fave skincare and makeup brands? You may think L’Oreal is its own brand. Wrong. It’s a beauty giant that owns Lancome, Shu Uemura and the Body Shop. Like Estee Lauder, the proud owner of 29 skincare and makeup brands, including MAC and Clinique. In our fast-paced world, beauty brands […]

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  • parabens and formaldehyde controversy

    Do Parabens Release Formaldehyde?

    You know the whole “parabens are the devil” thing? It’s total nonsense. I’ve debunked it all here. But, there’s one thing I’ve forgotten to touch on. Formaldehyde. Parabens, those little preservatives that keep your cosmetics safe from germs and bacteria, are often accused of releasing this nasty stuff. Is that true or is it just another […]

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  • christine mielke interview

    Her Beauty Secrets: An Interview with Christine from Temptalia

    I am very excited to bring you this interview with the lovely Christine from Temptalia. Christine’s blog is one of my daily must-reads because of her amazing tips, fantastic product reviews, inspiring looks and great tutorials that will turn even a novice into an expert. Read on to find out more about the talented and […]

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