I've seen a quote floating around recently that says "self care is not selfish" and I definitely needed that reassurance. For someone who is admittedly way too hard on themselves, it gave me the nudge I needed to take a step back. It's true though, taking time out for yourself feels selfish because we're told … Continue reading Time for Self Care
**A personal post warning - mentioning of skin picking, scarring, blood and mental health disorders** I recently watched a YouTube video by the lovely Kiera Rose talking about her struggles with dermatillomania which is a skin picking disorder also known as excoriation disorder. Kiera explained how she has problems with scratching and picking at areas … Continue reading Dermatillomania and Me?
Yes, I definitely decided to write this blog post just an excuse to buy some of the Lush Christmas range... I am fully aware that it can be full-on overkill when it comes to Lush because every blogger and YouTuber going talks about the company, but I genuinely love their products. All the ones in my, … Continue reading Lush Christmas Collection
A tweet popped up on my timeline the week before last from Friction Free Shaving mentioning a blogger event in Birmingham. I didn't know much about the brand until I had a little stalk of their socials and discovered that they were cruelty-free and are most popular for their monthly shaving subscription service. I dropped … Continue reading My First Blogger Event with Friction Free Shaving
I recently went to a pamper session with friends and family hosted by my lovely pal Romily and her mum. The evening was run by a local beautician from Tropic, a cruelty-free and 100% vegan health & beauty brand; the party is an event hosted each year and it's bloody amazing! So before I get to delve … Continue reading Testing Tropic Skincare
I started Iyengar yoga at the beginning of the year because I want 2016 to be a year of change - you know the usual cliché resolutions that you make after a sinful Christmas period. But unlike many other resolutions I made, I actually stuck to this one. I was introduced to this style of yoga by … Continue reading Iyengar Yoga