Hi Everyone, I hope you are all well. I know I don't need to remind you that Christmas is coming and that gift sets are literally EVERYWHERE. ALSO BLACK FRIDAY!!! WHO'S WITH ME???? (by the time you read this, I'll be broke) Since you guys have decided that this month is all about makeup and pretty … Continue reading Skincare Christmas Gifts: Cruelty-free edition
Hi you guys, I hope you are all doing fantastic. I was browsing Missguided website today and stumbled upon their beauty page. I ended up looking at their contour kits and makeup sets and you know me, I had to know if Missguided makeup was safe to buy. Looking at the product description and their … Continue reading Is Missguided cruelty-free?
Hey everyone, I hope you are all doing okay. I am pleased to announce that "cruelty-free makeup and skincare reviews" have yet again gotten the most votes from you guys. For those of you who are sick and tired of my rambling thoughts on cruelty-free everything, I plan to write a weekly blog post about … Continue reading 4 cruelty-free glosses for every budget
Hi Everyone, I hope you are doing well. I know I said it before but I finished uni and I am finally looking for a job in London. It has been two very exciting years of non-stop working, studying, writing and I am more than ready to embrace new challenges. I will (hopefully) be on … Continue reading 4 cruelty-free blushes
Hi Everyone, I am back! After 2-3 excruciating months of dissertation writing, I finally have time to write for the blog. I want to thank all of you for answering the survey and not giving up on me. It may not mean much to some of you but the fact that the blog still gathered … Continue reading Is Fenty Beauty cruelty-free?
Hey Everyone, How are you? I am back from Barcelona and I thought why not show you my favourite Summer Red Lipsticks. So without further ado.. From left to right: e.l.f - Red Hot Reds 3INA - 123 The Body Shop - New Orleans Scarlet Matte NYX Liquid Suede - Kitten Heels Barry M - … Continue reading Cruelty-Free Lips
Hi Everyone, Welcome to another random post for this lovely month of June. I hope you are all doing fantastic. I am flying to Barcelona very soon so I thought that it was about time I share with you, my cruelty-free summer skincare routine. Here is what I use every day (pretty much): The Body … Continue reading My summer skincare routine feat B.Skincare & The Body Shop
Hi Everyone, How are you? Here is the second part of the Sephora cruelty-free list. I'll link the first part at the end if you're just catching up now. Let's just get into it, shall we! Kat Von D Official Statement: Absolutely not! Kat Von D Beauty has, (and always will be) 100% cruelty-free. And this … Continue reading Sephora cruelty-free list – K to Z
Hi Everyone, How are you? This post will be in two parts as I have other posts I want to write before the end of the month (and going through the whole damn website also takes ages). Let's just get into it, shall we! Amazing Cosmetics Official statement: AmazingCosmetics has always maintained a commitment to being … Continue reading Sephora cruelty-free list: A-J
Hey Everyone, I hope it is not too late to make a little spring makeup essential. I have been working on reducing the amount of makeup (and packaging) I wear. I want to focus on skincare more as summer is approaching (too fast) and the sun will damage my skin big time (just doing … Continue reading Spring 2017 MakeUp: Keeping it simple
Hi, you guys! How are you? I am very excited for this post! Finally, 100% cruelty-free skincare products (with the little bunny everywhere) that deserves to be talked about. I bet you all remember my huge flop post with the brand Simple. Today is the day I redeem myself and show you some real-ass cruelty-free skincare … Continue reading B. Skincare: Cruelty-Free and Affordable
Hi Everyone, How are you? I said I would do Sephora after Boots but Sephora will take a lot more time as I want to do skincare as well. Fingers crossed I'll be done with it by the end of this month. I hope this list will help some of you out. As always, I am … Continue reading Superdrug cruelty-free makeup 2017
Hi Guys, I hope you are all doing okay. When I was in Bournemouth, I needed a quick lipstick to go to dinner and I honestly didn't feel like spending an enormous amount of money (not that I usually do but you know what I mean). I went to Superdrug and almost bought another Barry … Continue reading Is Primark make up cruelty-free?
Hi Everyone, How are we doing? Did you like the 7 days challenge? I honestly am glad it is over. Blogging is definitely a weekend thing for me. Before I publish my monthly update article with our little poll, I thought I'd show you what I got whilst I was in Bournemouth (post coming about … Continue reading A tiny Flying Tiger Haul
Hi Everyone, Okay. It took me some time to research everything and find official statements for all the brands listed below. I will probably do it for Sephora next as I know that all my readers are not from the UK. I hope this will help some of you out. I am not a reference at … Continue reading Boots Cruelty-free makeup 2017
Hi Everyone, Happy Happy Happy Valentine's day (way in advance). For V-day, I will be in Brighton. I will take the time to relax but also, hopefully, get enough pictures to do a hotel review for you guys. I had my collection of bright red lipsticks out in order to make this post and in … Continue reading Going dark for Valentine’s Day 2017 – Cruelty-Free Lips
Hi Everyone, I hope you are all doing fantastic. I thought I would give you a little update. Two things made me want to write this blog post: A comment about the brand Simple A comment about veganism Simple has always been an eco-friendly brand, promoting healthy looking skins and natural-ish ingredients. At least, that … Continue reading Promote your blog!
I know, I know. This post should have gone up earlier this month. I just have been a bit annoyed at myself for many reasons and haven't been updating the blog much. For this, I apologize and I hope you won't hold it against me. The blog has reached over 500 followers and I wanted … Continue reading Best body washes, body scrubs, body everything for animal lovers (and everyone else) + 500 followers
Hi Everyone, I want to do a full cruelty-free makeup routine soon and I thought, why not show you some of my favorite skincare products first. I wanted to include bath & body products as well but I have so many that I will write a full post about it (probably before February). Let's just jump … Continue reading My favorite cruelty-free skincare products (so far)
Hi Everyone, It feels good to be back! I haven't taken the time to sit down and write a very long post so I am pumped. As you all know, I love love love makeup and transitioning to all cruelty-free was not easy at first. Now, I have to say, I don't even question it … Continue reading Best of cruelty-free sparkly glitter dust (2016)
Hi Everyone, I hope this post will not be published too late ! I still have a couple of gifts to buy and I thought why not check out Etsy and see what's going on. I found some amazing handmade gift ideas for this Christmas and I thought that I would share everything with you ! … Continue reading Christmas Shopping on Etsy for under £15.00
Hi Everyone, I thought I would do something a bit different today beauty wise! I recently got a big e.l.f package in and I thought why not try the Hydrating Bubble Mask for you guys. I love masks and face treatments in general and I was very excited at the idea of having my face … Continue reading I tried the e.l.f Hydrating Bubble Mask
Hi Everyone, Christmas came early this year. As you all know, I am a post graduate student and I work at the same time. It is rare to find the time to spoil yourself when you are busy with uni and work but when I do, I go all the way. I recently got 40% off … Continue reading THE BODY SHOP HAUL – LIPS & HAIR
I have to say, I had no idea MONKI actually had makeup. I always shop online on ASOS or go to the MONKI Store on Carnaby Street but I had never ever bothered looking at the "accessories" and beauty section. Before five days ago. So you know me, when I saw the eyeliners ( on … Continue reading MONKI MAKE UP – EYELINERS EDITION
Hi Everyone, How are you all doing today ? I am so excited for fall this year. I am not a fan of pumpkin everything ( I actually hate pumpkin ) but I am definitely into darker shades, for my clothes and my makeup. I have selected the four lipsticks I will be wearing this fall. … Continue reading Fall MakeUp – Lips Edition ( and always Cruelty-Free )
Hi Everyone, How are you ? I hope you all had a great week-end. My boyfriend is back and my best friend is coming to visit very soon so I have a busy week ahead. I will try to write as much as possible and schedule some good posts for you guys. I will be going out … Continue reading Battle of the Highlighters – Drugstore & Cruelty-free
Hi Everyone, I hope you are all having a fantastic day ! So I bought a ton of cruelty-free makeup from Superdrug this week. Bit of a shopaholic here. As you know, I am still experimenting with cruelty-free brands. I am trying more drugstore brands because most of my "old" makeup ( non cruelty-free ) was exclusively … Continue reading Cruelty-Free MakeUp – Drugstore Edition
Hi Everyone, I have to get ready for dinner at L'Atelier Joel Robuchon. They have a vegetarian menu which I can not wait to try. This is a casual dinner but as always, I am an anxious person and socializing is a big deal for me. If I am gonna give my audience shit personality, better give them … Continue reading My Curly Hair Routine
Hello Beautiful people, It was very hot in Paris yesterday so my sister and I decided to treat ourselves to a nice Henna session. I tried to document the messy process as much as possible for you and hope this would help if you ever decide to give Henna a try. The pictures were all taken … Continue reading How to mix & apply Henna for Hair ( with Pictures )
Hey everyone ! I hope you are all doing amazing. Today is Wednesday and I am just beyond excited. I love being back in Paris because I can shop and turn my home into a spa with my sister. She always takes great care of her hair AND has also recently decided to throw away all of … Continue reading Make Your Own Shampoo
It took me a long time to appreciate my hair and especially my curls. Growing up, I was surrounded by straight hair and thought that it was the female ideal ( thank you stupid fashion magazines ). I thought that my hair was ugly and that I could never do anything with it. It was … Continue reading How to loosen your curls naturally
The best decision you will make is to ditch chemicals and go organic. The best way for me to do so, without giving up on my beauty routine, was to switch my drugstore beauty products for unrefined oils and butters. What I like about oils and natural butters is that you can mix them with your … Continue reading 5 Oils for Healthy Hair
Like a lot of you out there, I love my hair and want to protect it. I have always refused to dye/bleach my hair. The craziest color I have had was probably a dark red which I got from mixing two different types of henna. I have been a henna addict for over 6 years now. … Continue reading Where to buy your Henna ?