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Niacinamide

Beauty Hero: Niacinamide


Niacinamide – Are you using it yet?   I’m currently trying to stretch the last few drops of my Niacinamide by The Ordinary while I wait for my replacement bottle (which is now in a larger size! Woohoo!). It’s the product I recommend the most, everyone’s skin can benefit from introducing it into their skincare routine. Which is why I’m…

Sleeping Beauty – The Best Overnight Face Masks


Sleep and face masks! Two of my favourite things! So combining them makes me very happy!  The lazy way to get flawless skin. Overnight Masks, sleep masks or sleeping packs (as they’re called in Korea) have become popular in the past few years with more and more new formulas becoming available, you can now find overnight masks that address every…

Everything you wanted to know about Botox

Everything you wanted to know about Botox


When I got my Botox done I took the opportunity to quiz Dr Samir of Doctor 1.618 on the facts about Botox. Despite what you may think, Botox doesn’t actually remove wrinkles. It works by temporarily disabling the facial muscles that cause wrinkles. Once injected, the substance works to block signals (neurotransmitters) from contracting treated muscles, causing the facial muscle…

Facial Oils

3 Reasons why you NEED to be using Facial Oils


Facial oils are the secret weapon in your skincare routine. They re-hydrate, intensely nourish, protect, re-balance and make your other products work even better! Whatever your skin type, facial oils are your no 1 way to a healthy, glowing complexion! In case you need more proof here are 3 reasons why you need to be using facial oils!   1. Facial…

Retinol can make an incredible difference to your skin but it can be confusing trying to figure out how to use it. Find out at www.awelltravelledbeauty.com #skincare, #anti-ageing, #skincaretips,

What the R? The truth about Retinol


Understanding the confusing facts and learning the truth about retinol   I find every time I open a magazine or “accidentally” click that link in a website (“doctors can’t believe.. blah blah try to ban this secret anti-ageing trick…”) we are flooded with products claiming to turn back the tide.   The truth is, while many products can certainly improve…