How many times have you reached your travel destination only to unpack your stuff and find that your foundation has leaked, or the precious serum you spent $$$ on is now all over your clothes, or that the your favourite eye shadow or blush has completely shattered. Yup, I’ve been there, makeup and heart both shattered into a million pieces.
As I write this, I’m packing for another trip. I am thankful that this year has been full of travel for me. I’ve enjoyed seeing new places and learning about new cultures. But it’s also been full of packing lists and along the way I’ve picked up some travel packing tips as well. The first packing list I draw up is one for my makeup. Continue reading
Whether you’re travelling home for the holidays or heading off on a vacation, airplane travel can be stressful. Along with the crying toddler or the passenger that’s constantly kicking your seat, you also have to deal with pressurised cabin air, low humidity, unhealthy plane food and the lack of sleep. All of these take a toll on your body and skin and can cause breakouts or acne. Which is why I came up with my tried and tested post airplane beauty routine and it works like a charm. Every. Single Time. Continue reading
There was a time when the thought of flying would fill me with dread. Not just because I would be couped up in a cramped space for hours, but also because my already dry skin, gets even drier. In a bid to combat this dryness, I have tried various combinations of skincare products, read up on in-flight beauty routines and checked how celebrities and dermatologists do it. Now, numerous flights, moisturisers, masks and oils later, I have finally narrowed down the ideal airplane beauty essentials for travel. Continue reading