Say ‘Aloha’ to good skin

Hawaii is a place that I have always dreamed of visiting. The culture and traditions have always been intriguing to me as well as its natural beauty. Realistically, a visit to this beautiful part of the world may not happen for a while but I think that I’ve found the next best thing that can…

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VERSO – skincare from Stockholm

VERSO is a retinol focused skincare brand from Stockholm, Sweden whose minimalist and utilitarian aesthetic caught my eye. They offer no fuss products for a whole range of skin needs in all categories, and they number each product so that it’s easy to know where to slot them in within your skincare routine. Simple and oh…

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Two toner favourites

Toners are a bit of a misunderstood product, largely due to their history. I like to think that they have evolved into a much more varied skincare category now and thanks to this leap, we now have so many different types to choose from, depending on our skin’s needs. I have always been drawn to…

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Fluke Beauty Podcast #2

In the second edition of the Fluke Beauty Podcast I am joined by Franca Pellegrini of The Beauty Edit. We talk about our favourite Australian beauty brands, the indie beauty industry and Franca’s journey to becoming a skincare and beauty nerdburger. Creative commons music credits: Blank&Kytt – RSPN, Ryan Little – Kick Push. https://flukebeauty.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Podcast-002.mp3Podcast: Play…

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Current skincare favourites

In this week’s blog I wanted to give a shout out to my skincare A-team. These four products have been hanging out on my face for a while now and I think I owe it to you and to them to spread the word about just how they’ve transformed my skin. I’ve been loyal to…

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A saviour for sensitive skin

Much of my new brand discoveries happen on Instagram and Harborist is no exception. Late last year I spotted their account and I was particularly intrigued by their Balm-Gel Cleanser. Firstly, I love testing cleansers and secondly, I absolutely adore gel-to-oil formulas, especially those that emulsify with water. So, when Kate Porter contacted me back…

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Let’s talk about peptides

Peptides are touted as very powerful anti ageing ingredients that are not new to the skincare industry but have certainly risen in popularity thanks to launches such as the Drunk Elephant Protini Polypeptide Cream  and Jordan Samuel The Performance Cream. Whilst I haven’t tried these two products as yet, I have been using a local product –…

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