Banita Sandhu’s skincare and makeup routine is surprisingly low-key
Image: Banita Sandhu If you need productivity goals, look up to Banita Sandhu. This year she starred in Shoojit Sircar’s October opposite Varun Dhawan, learned a new language (she couldn’t speak Hindi before this film), and worked toward a degree in English Literature from King’s College, London. It’s been a stressful year, by her own … Read More
This woman’s struggle with PCOS led her to create her own blog
Beauty blogging is serious business—you need to be updated about the latest in makeup, hair, skin and health and make sure your content keeps your followers coming back for that which is exclusively yours. Upon being diagnosed with PCOS while pregnant with her first child, Delhi- and London-based beauty and wellness blogger Shagun Khanna started … Read More
Why probiotics are making themselves an important part of skincare
Our bodies are home to more than a trillion microbes—the umbrella term for all those organisms not visible to the naked eye, including bacteria, viruses and fungi. Microbes, or microorganisms, play their part in a wide spectrum of health issues, from propagating deadly diseases to protecting us against them. And while we’ve known for a … Read More
SHEET MASKS – MASKS IN GENERAL..
So I’m just back from holiday – you may have noticed the radio silence. Anyway – while I was away I casually tweeted this out without giving it much thought, went for a swim and came back to the skincare equivalent of armageddon (OK, a tad dramatic but the replies to this tweet are hysterical). … Read More
Top 10 Body-Care Products & Treatments
When you think of skincare, you may just be thinking about your nightly routine– washing your face, using serums and lotions, applying masks… but your face is only one part of your skin. Been neglecting body-care for a while? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! We’ve rounded up 5 of our favorite products and … Read More
Calling all Beauty Club members: Get your FREE samples from Thursday 7th June 2018!
This month you take home a miniature MAC – Prep + Prime primer. Pick up your sample from Thursday 7th June 2018; just show your Beauty Club card at the MAC counter if you have one in your nearest store. This exclusive samples will be given out on a first come, first served basis so … Read More
Spa Spotlight: VMV Hypoallergenics – The Sensitive Skin Experts
We know the struggle of having sensitive, reactive skin. Tons of brands and spas call themselves “hypoallergenic” or “sensitive skin experts”, but who knows what they really mean? We just know that when we test out products, we sometimes find ourselves itching, turning red, or feeling pain. All that makes us want to avoid trying … Read More
Calling all Beauty Club members: Get your FREE samples from Friday 18th May 2018!
This month you take home a miniature Bare Minerals – Skinlongevity serum! Pick up your sample from Friday 18th May 2018; just show your Beauty Club card at the fragrance counter, in your nearest store. This exclusive samples will be given out on a first come, first served basis so visit your local store early … Read More
Lilah B. EVERYTHING: Why Editors and Makeup Artists Lose It for The Low-Key Essentials
Lilah B. EVERYTHING: Why Editors and Makeup Artists Lose It for The Low-Key Essentials Are we all secretly treating the eco-friendly pebbles and sleek brushes like straight-up collectibles? After half a decade as a beauty editor and a lifetime captivated by all things cosmetic, I’ve managed to hoard a collection of baaaaasically every luxury product … Read More
Simper Goods: Soap Gems & Simple Pleasures
Simper Goods: Soap Gems & Simple Pleasures You want to take care of yourself and unwind without having to do, well, anything more than turn the tap on and strike a match. Enter Simper Goods, the will-make-you-feel-amazing-without-really-having-to-think-about-it line of self-care products started by Jen Pezzolla. Imagine, if you will, the most stressful day of your … Read More