Why Is Alcohol Bad for Your Skin?

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Perfect skin is all we’ve ever wanted, is it really so much to ask for? It definitely seems like it.   The beauty market is bustling with moisturisers, creams, oils and serums promising to make you shine like the North Star (slightly over-the-top phrasing but we’re sure we’ve heard it somewhere). Yet, it still seems […]

Natural Ingredients To Combat Damaged Hair

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Suffering from dry, damaged hair is something most of us go through – unless you’re one of the lucky ones who can bleach their hair time and time again and still have soft, luscious hair. We hate you!   Buying expensive hair masks from high end brands aren’t necessarily feasible, especially when you do eventually […]

Acupressure Points: How They Can Better Your Skin

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Acupressure points are areas on the skin that are especially sensitive to bio-electrical impulses in the body. Acupuncture is a common medical practice that stimulates areas in the body usually using a needle. In China, it is believed that pain or disease is caused by the disruption to the flow of energy in the body, […]

7 Ways To Be The Most Productive

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We all know how hard it is to be productive, especially on a cold winters morning when the sun hasn’t risen yet and you realise you have no milk in the fridge *sigh*. These kind of mornings aren’t the best start to the day, but there are definitely a few things you can do to, […]

Sleep: 5 Ways To Get It Right!

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If you’re one of those people that absolutely cannot wait to tuck yourself into bed and fall asleep but end up lying there for a few hours before eventually nodding off and then wake up feeling unsatisfied…then you might want to read on.   We all have waves of insomnia and there’s truly nothing worse. […]

Cosmetology In: Ancient Rome

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Welcome back to part 3 of our Cosmetology In series where we will be discussing the Ancient Romans.   We are all too familiar with the exquisite attention to detail the Romans possessed. They were an exceptionally advanced civilisation, pioneering in engineering roads, bridges, dams and mining. One area which is less spoken of however, […]

5 Ways Stress Is Damaging Your Skin

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We all suffer with stress, it happens, and unfortunately it’s completely normal. Whether the tube strikes have you growing more grey hairs, you’re being overworked and can’t hear yourself think or you’re going through a rough time in general. Your skin is hugely sensitive to anything changing both internally and externally. Without you even realising, […]

In The Spotlight: Lauren Singer

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Lauren Singer recently caught our attention after a video graced our feed showing a measly mason jar filled with waste Lauren had accumulated over four years. Yes, that’s right, four. Whole. Years.   Instantly we were gripped by her fairly drastic decision to live a waste-free lifestyle, but a decision we found totally inspiring and […]

Cosmetology In: Ancient Greece

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In part 2 of our Cosmetology In series, we will be diving into the realms of Ancient Greece. The Ancient Greek civilisation existed between the 12th – 9th centuries BC and was heavily influenced by Ancient Rome.   Like most other historic cultural traditions, pale skin was extremely desirable and showed a sign of wealth and […]