I have a confession, I am a hoarder. After I finish a product I keep it in a little box in my office to review for a Youtube empties video.
Whilst that’s all good and well, there no better feeling than finally throwing away that empty bottle so, here is my end of winter empty products. I tell you whether I will be repurchasing the product and why.
The Clinique Clarifying Lotion
I use The Clinique Clarifying Lotion as a toner, I picked this one up because it is alcohol-free which is a lot more gentle on the skin. It’s hard to tell how much of a difference a toner makes because you use products before and after a toner.
No matter how much you love your favourite lip gloss, that was discontinued in 2010. You need to throw it away, trust me on this one.
Before knowing these facts I held onto my favourite lipglosses, mascaras, and even sunscreen, for longer than I would like to admit. Once I realised that products actually have a use by date, I started throwing out products like a mad woman.
Not only are you getting rid of nasty products, you’re making room for new products by decluttering. Here are the top 5 beauty products I got rid of and so should you after reading this.
If my skin could handle it (not to mention my bank balance) I could easily purchase beauty products on the daily (skincare products are my weakness). Instead, they’re going on my wish list until I have finished my current skincare, hashtag adulting.
There are so many amazing beauty products that have launched this month but I have narrowed it down to my 3 favourites, check them out below!
Whilst there is nothing more exciting than traveling to a new place, the worst part has to be packing. Knowing what and how much to take with you, especially when it comes to your beauty items.
The thought of waking up in a new place makes me just want to throw my hair into a bun and go adventure seeking. However, there’s nothing wrong with also wanting to maintain some beauty routines and keep a nice appearance.
It’s important to save on weight and space whilst traveling, so here are some beauty items that are essential when traveling.
I love a beauty product that makes looking better simple. Here are another 5 useful and affordable beauty gadgets you need to own, part 2! They are the unspoken beauty essentials that help make beauty just that little bit easier.
Exfoliation gloves are great for slipping on whilst in the shower and quickly exfoliating your body. They increase circulation, draw blood and oxygen to the surface of the skin and encourage youthful looking skin.
Quick tip: If you have sensitive skin, opt for a natural fibre and softer glove that will massage the skin. If you prefer a more coarse method, purchase a rougher mitt for a more extreme exfoliation.
There are a number of beauty gadgets I find myself reaching for on a daily basis. They are the gadgets that make beautifying yourself just a little bit easier.
With a million different promises from a million different gadgets and brands, it can be hard to trust what some gadgets ‘guarantee’ they’ll do. However, you know you’ve found a winner when they make their way out of the bathroom drawer and on top of the vanity.
Here are some tried and true favourite beauty tools that do their job and are also affordable!
1. Body Brush
What’s nice about this beauty tool is that it’s great for dry brushing as well as massaging your skin. It has little round nodules that massage your skin whilst you brush. Dry brushing is great for deep exfoliation which can help with cellulite and stretch marks.