SIMPLY Gorgeous has been popping up on my social media for a while now and their whole communal vibe is right up my street. I had been looking for a new look for the #BBBSOCIAL so it was the perfect excuse to visit and treat myself.Read More
Quick Guide To Healing Dry Irritated Skin*
1. Stop using anything and everything that makes your face sting. For me this meant all my regular face washes and moisturisers were out.
2. Wash your face with an emollient. I used a generic aqueous cream every morning. This was the only thing that didn't irritate my skin.
3. Lock in moisture by applying a facial oil to damp skin. I used FLOW from The Afro Hair & Skin Co. It's 100% natural and doesn't stress my skin.
4. Use a rich cream for dry areas. Flaky skin was a real issue for me so I used the Ultra Repair Cream from First Aid Beauty on all my dry areas.
*This is what worked for me but it might not work for you. Pop in to your GP to make sure it's not anything more serious.
For the last four months, me and my Vanity Planet brush have been BFFs. I used it everyday, recommended it to anyone who would listen and even bought one for a friend. Well those heady happy days are over, me and my VP brush are no longer on good terms.Read More