Self Care

In April 2018, the Philocalist beauty category was renamed to ‘self care’ to reflect the content going forward.

5 Lush items that are better than bathbombs!

Facial creams and cleansers from Lush Cosmetics in BuryEveryone loves the Lush bathbombs, right? Unless you’re rather sensitive to them of course! They’re basically the entry level product that most people buy as their first Lush treat. However, they’ve started to outshine the rest of the range. I love a good dunk in the tub, but I wanted to share some of my favourite Lush products that I feel don’t get enough love.

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Cosmo was right, you can’t always trust beauty bloggers

A couple of days ago, it all kicked off on Twitter because Cosmopolitan magazine dared to ask ‘Beauty Bloggers – Can we trust anything they say?’ Since then, we’ve had an anonymous blogger burn book and Lush Cosmetics were accused of fat shaming; so the conversation was somewhat derailed. I do however, think it’s important to go back and admit our faults – something this community doesn’t like doing, it seems…

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How to keep long hair healthy

A few weeks ago I made a confession, I haven’t cut my hair in seven years. Now whilst I’ll admit it’s split-end city over here, my hair isn’t actually in a bad condition. To say that it hasn’t been cut in so long, it is still extremely healthy.

There seems to be a misconception that uncut hair is dirty. It’s unkempt and unruly. This became apparent when I visited a blow dry bar blogger event last year. As mentioned in a previous post, stepping into a salon is a big thing for me!

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Kat Von D V.s Make Up Revolution- When business gets personal

Dupes. They’ve been the saving grace for teenage girls and savvy savers for years, but infamous dupe kings Makeup Revolution are now underfire for copying from big name brands. You’ve probably already seen screenshots of Kat Von D ‘spilling the tea‘ *vom* by accusing MUR of stealing her design. But here’s the comparison that has everyone talking:

Image courtesy of Instagram

Let’s be honest, they are bloody similar. Possibly purposefully so – that’s a mouthful.

So are we guilty of funding forgeries if we shop with MUR?

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What’s new at Lush? Easter 2017 range

Look at this poor distressed chick. He’s probably thinking ‘I’m going to have glitter in my feathers FOR WEEKS!’

Those golden eggs of glitter can only mean one thing – Lush is about to drop their Easter range! (10th March to be exact) I was kindly invited down to Lush Bury for a sneak peak at the range and let me tell you – you’re going to love it. So sit yourself down, grab a cuppa and count your pennies, because you’re not going to thank me for this post…

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