Beauty Myths

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BEAUTY MYTHS NO.20 – GLITTER

OK this is not so much a ‘myth’, as it is just a.. I don’t know who started it. I don’t care. It needs to…

Beauty Myths No. 19 – ‘Pat dry’

This may seem like a strange one, so the context is important. I am always asked about routines and the order of using products. There…

Beauty Myths No.18 – eye creams fix genetic dark circles

Dark circles driving you mad? Tried everything under the sun? Whilst there are limited things that you can do about them and definitely things that…

Beauty Myths No. 17- It’s ok to sleep in …

Enough already. Charlotte Tilbury, whom I know and love (but who will be on the receiving end of a large ‘eyebrow’ when I next see…

Beauty Myths No.16 – Active vs ‘Inactive’ Ingredient

What used to relate purely to ingredients that qualify as drugs, is now used as a marketing tool industry-wide and to say that the terms…

Beauty Myths No.15 – Micellar Waters are a ‘proper’ cleanser

Source – Marie Claire – Design by Katja Cho I am frequently tagged on twitter or Instagram whenever there is an article singing the praises about micellar waters,…

Cheat Sheet – SPF UPDATED

When purchasing SPF the main questions to ask are: What is the SPF? Is it a Broad Spectrum product? There are two main concerns from…

Beauty Myths No.15 – Celebs don’t wash their faces/Caveman …

Here’s the thing: if you don’t want to use anything on your skin, don’t. If you want to only use manuka honey on your skin,…

Beauty Myths No.14 – Antibiotics work for acne

Copyright Geof Kirby Acne. Apparently the second most searched word on the internet, after porn (obvs). It’s easily the topic of my most-asked questions and…

Beauty Myths No.13 – Cellulite Creams

Not one of these women look tortured by having cellulite. Fact: Cellulite is not caused by trapped ‘toxins’. Is anyone else sick of that word?…

Beauty Myths No.12 – You have to use everything from the …

Ever since I started putting pictures of my daily routine on Instagram I have been asked these two questions: ‘Do you use different products every…