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Tips for Self Tanning

Don’t you just hate when you think you have done a lovely job with your tan only to wake up with orange hands and streaky legs! Hopefully these tips will help you become that bronzed goddess you've always dreamed about being!
Things to consider... a) Choose a self tanner that suits your needs.There are so many self tanning products out there, it can be difficult to choose one that will work for you. Some formulas allow you to build a tan gradually over the course of a few days or a week, while others immediately stain your skin. Some are long-lasting, while others wear off over the course of a few days or wash off at the end of the day. Figure out which product is best for what you want.

Some options are: Gradual self-tanning formulas. These come in the form of creams, gels, sprays or mousse. One application will darken the skin by just a shade or so, but you can keep applying the product over the course of several days to achieve the colour you want.  eg. Dove Summer Glow, Cocoa Brown,…

Latest empties & Mini reviews

It's been a while since I have done an empties post... so here goes ;) I will share with you my empty beauty products with a mini review and whether or not I think they are worth re-purchasing. So in no particular order....


Pixi Glow Tonic I had high hopes for this Cult Product. I certainly didn't dislike it, but for the price, I would expect a little more noticeable benefits from using it. It contains 5% Glycolic Acid. I guess I have a pretty high tolerance for glycolic acid as I can use Bravura Londons 15% Night Treatment & PIXIs Peel Pads which contain 20% Glycolic Acid. Glycolic acid is an exfoliator. It safely removes the outer layer of dead skin cells on your skin, bringing fresh, new skin to the surface. This is beneficial for those who are looking for products that help with anti-aging. Glycolic acid can also help lighten discoloration of the skin, such as sun spots or age spots, and help those with acne-prone and blackhead-prone skin.
This PIXI Glow Tonic works really…