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 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 …

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 ‘…

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,…

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 …

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…

Beauty Myths No.11 – Detox

Detox products.  Detox creams.  Detox teas.  Detox pads for your feet.  Detox hair straighteners. Enough. If your body was ‘full of toxins’ you would at best,…

Beauty Myths No.10 – Waiting lists

Right. Happy Friday everyone! WHOOP. Down to business. Waiting lists. You know the things. Those long lists of ‘literally thousands’ of people ‘eagerly awaiting!’. See…

Beauty Myths No. 9 – You can’t use …

WAIT. YOU USE RETINOL DURING THE DAY? YUP. STOP IT. YOU USE RETINOL WHEN YOU’VE USED ACIDS???? YUP. Let’s all take a cleansing breath shall…