My Skin Journey Update #4 – My Date with a Dermatologist

Several years ago I never imagined I’d need to consider seeing a specialist for my skin. Growing up, I had the usual hormonal breakouts but now, I’m stumped… This is going to be a fairly long read of my trials and tribulations, so grab a drink or a snack. You’ve been warned! If you’ve been…

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Review – Bioré UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence Sunscreen

As the heatwaves continue to melt most of Australia, let’s take a look at a facial sunscreen I’ve been using regularly. Welcome to my first blog post of 2019! I hope you’ve enjoyed my Instagram Summer Filler content during the holidays. I have to say, I think I do a lot better creating those spontaneous…

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The Importance of Self-Care

I once heard that we can’t believe everything our mind tells us. It certainly sounds like something mind boggling in itself. But in a bustling world it’s easy to become distracted and fall victim to the mind’s darker side of endless thoughts. I’ve mentioned previously that I suffer with anxiety and probably another illness I’ve yet…

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Could Water Be Doing Your Face More Harm Than Good?

In my time browsing skincare forums and blogs alike, I’ve often seen people mention that water irritated their skin and caused breakouts, flare ups and even allergic contact dermatitis. Could this be the case for you too? H20 is actually an irritant to the epidermis and although we use it everyday to bathe and wash…

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Could Using Towels On Your Face Be Bad For You?

I thought of writing this blog post not long after my, “Microfiber Facial Cloth V Facial Brush” post. It got me thinking about how we all use towels to dry our faces and bodies after washing our faces and bathing. There’s a lot of concern that the use of towels can promote unhealthy skin as,…

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