Beauty

  • Amanda Reviews: Alaffia Skin Care Products

    By Amanda | Beauty

    Developing a skin care routine isn’t always easy and after finding one that works you can become hesitant to mix it up.  After my experience testing out Alaffia’s Antioxidant Face Care Set I realized how important it can be to stay open-mind...


  • ILIA Beauty - the perfect red lip

    By Kate | Beauty

    It's a trend that will intensify in the coming weeks - a bold, red lip. ILIA Beauty makes lipsticks that celebrate the need for organic beauty and contemporary fashion. Great pigment and long lasting, you can apply for bold colour or light s...


  • Kure Bazaar - eco-natural nail polish

    By Kate | Beauty

    Kure Bazaar is the first nail lacquer of the next generation to combine the ethics of an Eco-natural formula with vibrant colors of fashion. A technological innovation after years of research, has led to dramatically reducing the use of petro-c...


  • Nicole by OPI - no nasties

    By Kate | Beauty

    Another summer, another season of pedicures. The last several summers I've spent in Tokyo, where my nail salon stocked Zoya (yay!) But it's a new year, and this summer; a new country means a new nail salon and Nicole by OPI - a long wearing, fast...


  • Amanda reviews - kaia naturals

    By Amanda | Beauty

    I can't deny that I'm a culprit of consistently breaking the number one beauty rule: not to wear makeup to bed. Now, I really have no excuse ... in comes the Juicy Bamboo Facial Cleansing Cloths by kaia naturals. They literally do everything they...


  • Amanda reviews - China Glaze Magnetix

    By Amanda | Beauty

    For those of us who, like myself, lack a steady hand, China Glaze's Magnetix Collection offers  the chance to get creative with our nails without salon prices. The Magnetix Collection is a 6-colour line, each colour having a nice tinge of silver t...


  • UNE – makeup which also cares about the planet

    By Kate | Beauty

    "I am natural. I don’t hide behind a thick layer of makeup that absorbs my personality. I want makeup which enhances my beauty without concealing it." This is the philosophy behind French brand Une - essential colours which emphasize natural bea...



  • Jing Ai - pure love of beauty

    By Kate | Beauty

    As a child, Donna Cristino loved beauty and style – and makeup. Then, as an adult, she started having concerns about the chemicals and compounds in makeup. When her grandmother died from breast cancer, Donna became motivated to look for safe, org...