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…

Review: Bodyshop Anti-Imperfection Tea Tree Night Mask – Acne Prone Skin ESSENTIAL

Hey, beautiful people! Today, I am sharing a review of one of my absolute essential products: Bodyshop Anti-Imperfection Tea Tree Night Mask. I know, you heard "Bodyshop" and "Tea Tree" and were already sold. Get bloody excited, my friends, because this one's a game changer. I tend to wait until my skincare products are empty…

Cheap, At Home Olaplex – Knight & Wilson PurePlex Review

Why, hello there you sexy creature. What are you doing in my humble abode? Well, it doesn't matter how you got here - we're happy to have you. If you're familiar with dying and bleaching your hair (or if you just have thick or dry hair), you have probably heard of Olaplex. Olaplex is basically…

Mario Badescu Facial Sprays Reviews: Are They Worth It & Which One’s Best?

**Updated 2020: Comparing the 3 Mario Badescu facial sprays and finding which ones are best for which skin concerns, such as acne.** The entire internet seems to have gone gaga over Mario Badescu facial sprays - so today we're going to be reviewing them and finding out if they're worth the hype. You guys already…

My Favourite Infused Water Recipe & Why I Recommend It (Even Though I Think Infused Water Is Bullshit)

Hello, my dearest stranger danger threats, how's life treating you today? Now that summer's starting to kick off, I'm sure you've all had the reminder to stay hydrated bludgeoned into you constantly. And for those of you who don't like water (which, for the record, baffles me) it's the time of mass "infused water" marketing.…

Essential Skincare Products For Oily Skin & Clearing Acne

Hello, my beautiful munchkins. Summer is here and we all want to be our most beautiful . . . meaning we need to control our skin. Acne, spots, blemishes? They can take a backseat. We want clear, glowing, beautiful faces - and today I'll be teaching you how to get them. My skin, to be…

My CHEAP, EASY AND QUICK Curly Hair Routine For Long Mixed Race Hair

Welcome, my friends, to the post that is only going to be relevant to 0.02% of my readers - my haircare routine. (Or, for Google: my simple, quick and cheap curly hair routine for long and thick hair!) You may be wondering "Mia, why are you sharing this with us? We don't have curly hair!".…

A Bronze and Glowy Summer Makeup Tutorial? From ME? Uh, What?

Hello, beautiful people - before we even get into the makeup tutorial (yep, just go with it), I'm going to answer the big question you didn't even know you had. https://www.instagram.com/p/BjX-pu3gL7o/?taken-by=miajosiex Where is this dress from? Well, my friends, you are looking at a beautiful creation from the British brand Hope and Ivy, who are…

A (Failed) Spring Fairy-Inspired Makeup Look ft. Mademoiselle O’Lantern!

Before we get into the mess that is this post, I would just like to say one thing in my defence: there's a reason the "beauty" section of my blog is practically skeletal. Hello, friends. I feel almost bad for bringing you this post, but at the same time . . . you read my…