Is your skin dry or dehydrated?

Dry or dehydrated skin – these are often thought of as the same thing, however they are different; dry skins are lacking oil and dehydrated skins are lacking water. They can both have similar issues and be effected by similar things, however they can require different help when it comes to skincare. A skin can… View Post

Why I love facial oils and how your skin could benefit from one too..

I’ve been a fan of a facial oil for a long time now. I find personally that they work really well for my skin – my complexion feels more nourished when I use one, and using one facilitates a lovely massage which in turn makes my skin fresher.  I love to use them for my make-up… View Post

What’s the deal with Bakuchiol?

Touted to be the natural alternative to retinol, bakuchiol seems to be the new wonder skincare ingredient. Some thoughts on it and some of my favourite products.

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What is a micellar water and do you need one?

Micellar waters have been popular for make-up artists for years. They’re great for quick removal of make-up between different looks, and they don’t leave an oily residue so make-up can be applied quickly again. They’re great backstage on fashion shows and for quick make-up removal after jobs too. They were very much a French pharmacy… View Post

Why I love talking about skin and skincare

As a make-up artist, skin is an integral part of my job. It’s the canvas I work on, and whatever I apply to that canvas makes such a difference to how the make-up I do, will look and stay on. It’s not about having the perfect canvas by any means, but just knowing the right… View Post

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