Oils for Oil Cleansing – Review


Since I posted the Beginner’s Guide to Oil Cleansing, a few people have asked me which oils I’ve tried for oil cleansing and what I thought of them, so here’s a quick rundown of my experience. A few things to note: Your mileage may vary. Skincare is individual, what works for me may not work…

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How to Translate a Korean Cosmetics Ingredients List


A little while ago, I tried out Evas Vitamin Cleansing Dessert Magic Cream Soap in Berry Mix Extract. It’s essentially a solid cleansing oil, which had me intrigued… but unfortunately, the ingredients list only existed online. In Korean. In JPG form. What’s a girl to do but learn Korean? Luckily, Korean turns out to be…

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Red Earth Is Back!


Red Earth is back in Australia! If you’re a late 90s/early 00s kid like me, you might remember Red Earth stores – they were a bit like The Body Shop but with more emphasis on make-up than body products. The brand has relaunched in Sephora Sydney, Emporium Melbourne and online with a sleek new look…

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Violet Box and Lust Have It! February 2015 review


Violet Box Natural World Moroccan Argan Oil Suki Exfoliate Foaming Cleanser Emite Make Up BB Highlighting Pen Teeez Trend Cosmetics Easy on the Eyes Pencil Pretty Woman Magnetix Nail Polish February’s Violet Box arrived on the last day of February. There’s a good mix of products in here – I’m really liking the eyeliner and…

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Why Linoleic Acid and Rosehip Oil Might Fix Your Skin


It’s time for me to gush about rosehip oil again! It’s my favourite skincare oil, and it’s my SOS beauty saviour – whenever my skin is looking dull or pimply or otherwise subpar, I give it a break from all my other treatments and just slap on rosehip oil. Today I’m focusing on one of…

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