Balance Me, Congested Skin Range

The Congested range at Balance Me is a particular highlight for me. I’m massively impressed with the products, which tackles blemishes whilst remaining loyal to ‘natural’ ingredients. Often when I think of ‘congested skin’ products I think salicylic acid and alcohol, but these products are a great alternative to this. You might like to look…

Beauty Pie, is a subscription worth it?

In my mind, Beauty Pie is the only beauty subscription box that makes any sort of sense because you actually get to choose what you get. Most subscription services work like a lucky dip, in which you end up paying a lot of money for something that you might like. Personally, I wouldn’t waste my…

Paula’s Choice 2% BHA Skin Perfecting Liquid, REVIEW

The brand: American, chemical (in a good way), very well known for their range of exfoliators. The product: Salicylic acid toning liquid Who can use it: This is specifically for combination/oily skins. I would say it’s gentle enough for anyone. Ingredients: Aqua, Methylpropanediol (hydration), Butylene Glycol (hydration), Salicylic Acid (Beta Hydroxy Acid, exfoliant), Polysorbate 20…

Cruelty Free brands with diverse shade ranges

It’s a well known fact that the makeup industry is ridiculously bad at accommodating to darker skin shades. All too often, especially at the pharmacy, I stumble across brands that have a few shades of pale and that’s it. I am lucky enough to pretty much always be able to find a shade which works…