Before things went a little bit mental and everyone started going to ground with fifty packs of bog roll, I had a little shake-up of my makeup bag. Anticipating warmer weather and more time spent outdoors on the horizon (ha ha), I decided to switch out a few products and repurchase some old favourites ahead of spring.
Tell you what, I couldn’t quite get my head around how long a decade is or feels like until I sat down to write this post. Just looking at the contents of my makeup bag now compared to what they looked like ten years ago really drummed home just how much time has passed, and how much my habits have changed during it. How much I’ve changed! Or haven’t, in some cases…
I feel like my skin’s going through a bit of a shift in season right now. It’s been feeling a bit… winter-lagged (is that word?) for the past few months. Dry, a bit sad-looking and a little bit more red and sensitive than it usually is – so, I’ve been loading up on anything that’ll inject it with some added moisture, scrub away the winter scales and inject a little radiance ready for Spring.
A bit of a shake up of the ol’ beauty routine is definitely in order when your makeup’s melting off your face and the agoraphobic pins are on show every day. Here are my 5 Hot Weather Beauty Favourites.
Now that I’m 30, I can safely say I’ve been around the block when it comes to skincare. I suffered with pretty bad acne during my teens (and I mean sobbing at the Doctors, bad…) and during my 20s I went through a fair share of raspberry-faced allergic reactions after being duped into buying every high-end, cure-all, must-have product […]