Month: May 2016

These Boots Were Made For Walking…

As the mid year approaches, mid year exams, deadlines and assessments will be the centre of your worries so finding an appropriate outfit is probably the LAST thing on your mind. However, I’m all about practicability and because knee high-boots have become pretty popular from the runways to the streets, I’ve decided to share 3 simple ways on how to look good without wasting those precious extra minutes in the morning! With Winter fast approaching, it’s time to get out the chunky sweaters, turtleneck jumpers and of course, our classic pair of knee-high boots. The first look is perfect for uni or a casual day out with your friends for brunch in the city. I’ve paired my black boots from H&M with a super cosy grey knitted turtle neck jumper and comfy black shorts. You can even add a necklace as a statement piece for that added detail and you’re good to go. For my next look, this is more applicable to wear one of those days where you want to look great but just can’t …

Beauty Bits: 5 Products Every Girl (or guy) Needs In Their Make-Up Bag

Recently, I was browsing through the Sephora website when I was supposed to be working on my Global Cinema analysis essay and it wasn’t until I was well into the 7th/8th page of all the moisturiser products Sephora stocked that I realised the in numerous amount of beauty products released into the consumer realm! It got me thinking, with this influx of beauty products and tools that have been marketed through social media (Instagram in particular with those beautiful fitness models promoting the latest ‘god-send’ product), how on earth is one supposed to rummage through and find products that actually make a noticeable difference? So with that being said I have shared with you my top 5 holy grail beauty items that I STRONGLY believe every girl (or guy) must encounter and try. Papulex Isocorrexion Hydrating Cream I’m a strong advocate in believing that the secret of healthy, glowing clear skin begins with an excellent moisturiser. It doesn’t matter what skin type you have, moisturising your skin is imperative in retaining skin oil balance. I …