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Cult Classic | Skin Food

When Into The Gloss calls something a La Mer dupe, it’s inevitable that I will end up trying it.  And so the Weleda ‘Skin Food’ came to be in my possession – at $13.90 NZD for…

Inside My Minskat Copenhagen Makeup Bag

Welcome to the inside of my makeup bag!  These are the products I bring with me for an overnight trip – the absolute essentials that I can’t live without.  My everyday makeup is extremely simple,…

Top Mask Picks for Acne-Prone Skin

Masking can be a really great way to treat acne-prone skin and active breakouts.  Here are my top 3 mask picks for blemished skin!  They are all at different price points, so hopefully you can…

The Cult Highlighter You Need

This is the highlighter I thought I was destined to only ever dream of (yes, I do daydream about makeup products) and never actually possess.  It’s almost undetectable on the skin, yet reflects light incredibly…

Beyond the Skin’s Surface | Rosenthal

Last Saturday I had the most incredible experience at Rosenthal.  Rosenthal was created by the wonderful Michelle Cook.  She makes 100% natural skincare and also does facials – I’ll be talking about both!  The thing…

Beauty Tips from our Mothers

As the age old saying goes, mother’s know best!  This certainly seems to be true when it comes to beauty, as although trends are always changing, the classic beauty tips and tricks remain the same,…

A Remedy for Our Blemishes – Success or Fail?

A saviour for blemished skin, or another fail? I bought this serum three and a half months ago – my skin was breaking out and I was desperate to find something which work, so I…