• beauty,  Uncategorized

    Anti Haul: I Don’t Need It

    Recently the Anti Haul has become a bit of a thing (Thank Kimberly Clark), and honestly I think it’s a great idea. As Kimberly would say you need to adopt a policy with yourself of ‘don’t need it, not gonna buy it”. The point being made here and one that I think is very valid is that people feel obliged to buy things because they are frightened of missing out on the latest beauty hype. In an age of YouTube and mass advertising the newest products are seen everywhere, however its important not to forget that these people are often getting paid to talk about or are sent these products…

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    I went Skiing

    So I went Skiing! I know for some people this is nothing special, most schools run a trip nowadays but for me it was my first experience on a pair of skis, so this is how it went. We went on mass as a family to Kitzbuehel in Austria for the actual skiing, but we stayed in a gorgeous house in Reith by Kitzbehel, about 10 minutes away from the main ski resort. As a complete beginner I would 100% recommend attending Ski School. I literally can’t praise my teacher Lidia enough, she got me from never being on a pair of skis to skiing all the way down the…

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    How Cruel is My Makeup Bag?

    This one could take a while to read so get comfy. I’ve been looking into going cruelty free for a while now and I’m proud to say that as far as I know I haven’t purchased any product recently that was tested on animals. So what is cruelty free and what to look out for? Products and brands that are cruelty free do not test on animals, although at some point in human history, they cannot guarantee a specific ingredient was not tested. Some brands are vegan, meaning they do not contain any animal products at all eg. Beeswax, whilst others unfortunately do test on animals. Even more confusing are…

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    So My Best Friend is Moving to Prague

    * Cue tears * As much as I love travel, I do not love it when it means I wont see one of my best pals for months on end. She hasn’t even left yet and I’m distraught. Let me explain, Danielle is off to study for a semester abroad, on an exchange programme at Charles University in Prague. Whilst me and my other friends, Caitlin and Sam are stuck in rainy England studying History, she will be studying History, whilst trotting round this exciting city and sending photos that will make us all jealous. Anyone who has been to University will understand that even though you might not have…