The perfect skin care routine takes a little synergy.

perfect skin care routine

The perfect skin care routine.

You might think putting together the perfect skin care routine is fraught with complexity or you’re a beauty maven and you curate you own bathroom cabinet essentials. 
It may be a matter of trial and error. Or, you have a sense of whatever the next-best-thing is, will be the answer to your skin care prayers. It may lead you to ask questions, or it may find you trawling the internet or even the supermarket aisle out of frustration. 

Why diets make us fat.

diets make us fat

Half way through 2016

Six months ago you made a promise to yourself, maybe more than one. Inches to lose, bad habits to break, better ones to form. How’s it all going? Or, did you give up?
The trouble with new year resolutions. We rarely stick with our resolve. We almost expect to fail, after all we’re only human. 
Why is that? Are we so weak? Didn’t want it badly enough?

Cinematic Beauty: Olivia de Havilland

Olivia de Havilland

100 years young.

Olivia de Havilland, one of the last Hollywood actress from the golden era of the motion picture in America. The 30’s 40′ and 50’s. Born on July 1st, 1916 in Tokyo, Japan to English parents Lilian and Walter de Havilland. In 1917 Olivia’s mother persuaded her husband to move back to England. But it was a journey that would be interrupted.

Kosmea Rose Hip Oil

rose hip oil

Rose Hip Oil.

I’ve been looking at the ingredient rose hip oil. For me, this oil conjures memories of childhood. It was one of those remedies my mother would spoon out regularly to ward off colds and other such ailments. I think it may have worked, as I was rarely sick. But can it be as useful for the immunity of the skin?

Winter Skin: Crimes and misdemeanours.

Winter Skin

Suddenly, you have winter skin.

Almost overnight your skin goes from seemingly fine to well, sensitive, dry, parched, and just terrible. Your makeup exacerbates the problem. Your skin feels tight and looks red and blotchy. 
Okay, you expect this to happen. It happens every winter.The usual winter chill wreaks havoc with your sensitive, dry skin. A quick search around the internet and you find a few quick fix remedies to settle your skin down and get you through the arctic freeze. 
So, it’s time to take action!
You complain to anyone who’ll listen about how sensitive your skin feels. A thicker moisturiser is the answer to this problem. Right? Maybe.