3-Step Curly Hair Routine For Perfect Curls (Quickly!)

Hello friends! (And apparently family because that isn't a horrifying prospect. Mum, if you're reading this, please stop reading my blog. This isn't China, I don't want to be monitored on the internet.) I hope you're all well and not randomly having your blog referenced to you by your mother in casual Whatsapp conversation. (Last time…

SPF in Moisturiser – Convenient Or A Con?

Hello, beautiful people and welcome back! Today's post is all about keeping you beautiful - and preventing the sun from taking it's toll. At this point, most of us know that sun protection is an essential part of our skincare regime . . . but is it as easy as buying moisturiser with SPF in it? Well,…

My AM Skin Routine & Products For Acne-Prone Oily Skin

**If you have oily acne-prone skin, check out this simple morning routine. These products control oil production and acne, but still keep skin healthy and hydrated. Not to mention, they're all super affordable - and it's quite a minimal routine, so you won't overload your skin with too many chemicals.** Hello, beautiful people and settle…

Results & Side Effects of Isotretoin (Accutane) – 3 Months In!

Hello, beautiful humans and welcome back to some of the most consistent categories on my website: me battling my skin. Ah yes, the joys of having acne for the last (4? 5? 6?) years of my life. Today, we're going to be talking about isotretoin, more commonly known as Roaccutane, and how it's impacted my…

The Ordinary 2% Retinoid Review – Acne Scars + Skin Texture Improvement Essential

If you have oily, acne-prone or textured skin, this product is for you! The Ordinary's Granactive Retinoid 2% Emulsion aims to fix skin's texture problems and boost its overall appearance . . . but can it do it without causing breakouts or moisture overload? Spoiler alert: yes, yes it can. Hello, wonderful people of the…

Benzoyl Peroxide Review – The Prescription Strength Over The Counter Acne Treatment You Need

** If you have stubborn, hard-to-treat acne, here's a prescription-strength product, recommended by dermatologists and skin doctors, that you can buy over the counter - which works.** Hello, my beautiful people, how's life treating you? Today, your girl's coming at you with something potentially helpful to some of my readers - and if not you…

My Favourite DIY Facemask (Soothing, Good For Acne, Hydrating But No Oil!)

Hello, friends! If you're a regular user of Pinterest, or at all interested in skincare, you'll probably remember the massive boom that DIY beauty hacks had a few years ago. And, if you were unfortunate enough to try them, you'll also remember that pretty much none of them worked. Some were actually rather awful (like…

Bodyshop British Rose Toner Review – Soothing & Moisturising TONER?!

Hello, you bunch of ugly gremlins - how's the world going for you today? You feeling disillusioned? Scared? Fragile and weak? Sounds about right, suck it up kids. If you don't have oily skin, you're probably somewhat confused by the title of this post - you may, in fact, be lucky enough to only ever…

The Bodyshop Vitamin E Aqua Boost Sorbet Review – My New Favourite Moisturiser

Hello, beautiful people - your resident not-a-beauty-blogger is back with some suspiciously beauty-blogging-related content. Today, we are going to talk about one of my new loves: Bodyshop Vitamin E Gel Cream. If you're familiar with the skincare section of my blog, you will already know that I have oily, acne-prone skin - so I have…

Is Foundation Good For Your Skin? The Bizarre Truth

If you're anything like me, you've always thought that foundation was bad for your skin. It clogs your pores, ages you, causes acne and a whole bunch of other negative things . . . right? Well, apparently, we've been wrong all along! (Yeah, it's really not the first time, let's be honest.) Hello, my beautiful…