What a babe

A few months ago I spotted a post on Facebook by Formula Botanica about a graduate success story. Graduates Elsie Rutterford and Dominika Minarovic are founders of the Clean Beauty Co and a brand called BYBI Beauty which currently has a range of five products. They have also authored a natural beauty recipe book called Clean Beauty…

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The Glossier round up

If you follow me on Instagram you may have noticed Glossier products popping up every now and then. I have had lots of questions about this brand, especially from Australian readers, so I have put together my thoughts about the products that I’ve tried so far. Glossier is the brain child of Emily Weiss, founder of a well…

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Please Mr. Postman

How do you get products to Australia from online retailers that only ship to the US? There is a way, but it takes a little more time, effort and additional postage costs. Shopmate is an Australia Post offshoot and it’s the first forwarding service that I tested out with a Glossier order. Once you sign up…

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Off the beaten track

My philosophy on daily moisturisers is “keep it simple”. A morning moisturiser should lock in your serum, provide a good level of hydration, a nice base for the application of make up and it should be affordable. You really don’t need to spend a lot on this category of skincare to get a good outcome…

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