The Japanese Onsen

I’m back from Japan and ready to get back into the swing of things at Fluke. We did a heap of snowboarding, sledding, enjoyed time with our kids, siblings and parents and most importantly my hubby and I had lots of quality time together. Travelling with kids however, comes with certain challenges and at times…

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My beauty travel bag

I’m so excited to be going on an international family holiday soon, the first one in four years! We’re off to Furano in Japan to enjoy some snowboarding, skiing, delicious food and quality time with our kids and their grandparents. As we’ll be going from summer to winter I’m very conscious of how my skin…

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Foundation guide, part 1

A while back I put together a blog post titled The Mascara Showdown and it had a great response so I thought it was time for a repeat. This time the subject is foundation which is a pretty personal thing. Everyone prefers a different formula, finish and coverage so it was a little bit trickier…

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Skincare to detoxify and brighten

Recently I’ve enjoyed experimenting with my skincare and really tailoring routines to what my skin needs. I’m becoming more and more in tune with what it needs and that is not some voodoo mumbo jumbo, it’s just paying attention and thinking about what my skin has gone through that day or week. One of the realisations…

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Fitglow Beauty Discovery

I have a confession to make. I am terrible at applying powder eyeshadow but I thought for the good of the people, and because you have requested it, I need to test some more eyeshadows. Enter the lovely Jana of Small Bits of Loveliness who was showing the latest Beauty Heroes makeup discovery box from Fitglow Beauty…

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Hyaluronic Hero

If I had to pick my favourite skincare ingredient I think it would have to be Hyaluronic Acid. Don’t let the “acid” bit scare you because it’s one of those gentle ingredients that is universal and suitable for all ages and skin types, from the sensitive to the oily. In short, it should feature prominently…

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