Makeup

Green Nail Pastures-Treat Collection

Perhaps what our mothers said is true. The state of your nails conveys messages about you, whether or not you believe it or like it. Tattered talons can never stand up to buffed, neat ones. What Mum likely never gave thought to however, are the ingredients in nail products, whether colour lacquers or nail polish …

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Makeup

Two Reds for Your Lover- Givenchy Grenat Initie Lipstick and Gucci Deep Matte Lipstick in Iconic Red

It’s Valentine’s Week, and in it’s honour I’d like to share two lipsticks I think are classic, alluring and can work for anyone. The two lipsticks, as indicated in the post title are from Givenchy and Gucci respectively. Although both brands began several decades ago, their foray into makeup took many years to become reality. …

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Skincare

Making the Case for Toner with Cellcosmet Switzerland

Whether you’re for toner or against it, you get points either way. Before we get to what the dermatologists say, here’s what happens to your skin after using a cleanser. Cleansers tend to impact the natural ph of the skin, therefore an acid based toner will help to guide skin back to its sweet spot. …

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Skincare

Going Green-The Body Shop

Surely many of us have or may have had at least one item from The Body Shop. When I look at companies with histories spanning many decades, a theme emerges. There are common threads of defiance, tenacity and formidability. Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop, plunged deeper into business ownership after closing a hotel …

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