The truth behind BB creams

BB creams, are they the real deal or a marketing ploy? Not a new debate, but one that still raises its head amongst industry and consumers alike. Appearing on the market in 2011, BB creams were originally created by dermatologists…

Essential makeup brushes

For a really long time the only makeup brush I owned was a huge fluffly 140 MAC powder brush – which I hardly ever used because my face is tiny – and an excellent-until-washed domed Smashbox powder brush. I don’t…

Does the Face Halo makeup remover actually …

I’m a longtime fan of Australian beauty Youtuber Chloe Morello and watch her videos pretty regularly. She’s refreshingly casual for a Youtuber and her colloquial ‘Australianisms’ remind me of home; so she’s got a lot going for her in my…

My travel beauty essentials

Spontaneous, last minute flights, meeting new people and immersing yourself in a new culture.  Life is pretty peachy when you’re a jet setter. Flip the coin though, and the dark side of travelling can rear its ugly head.  I’m not…

Lara Bingle launches beauty collection

Current cover girl of this month’s ELLE Australia Lara Bingle is set to launch her debut beauty collection, The Base by Lara Bingle. Queen of beach babe bronzed, it’s no surprise the collection will consist of bronzing and tanning products…