Foundation Shade Names: What Is A ‘Natural’ Skin Tone?

Foundation Shade Names: What Is A ‘Natural’ Skin Tone?

Foundation shade names may seem meaningless. But what's behind the terminology? I found myself on the QVC website, and I saw an offer on makeup, so I couldn't resist. So when I was looking for my shade, they only had limited shades as the "offer"only had certain shades included in the offer. Searching... Searching.... All [...]

Racism in Restaurant? You Decide.

Racism in Restaurant? You Decide.

This appalling, unfathomable experience took place last Sunday, 19th July 2020, at Copper Cafe, Nottingham. I'll give you an insight into our backgrounds from an outsiders perspective. I'm mixed and my partner is tanned with a beard, read into that how you will. Some, associate that with a certain background and want to paint everyone [...]

Race: Eradicate or Alter?

Race: Eradicate or Alter?

The topic of race can be a taboo subject. But should this subject be in existence at all? Disclaimer: This post is mainly about the term "race" and looking further into the meaning behind it. We always have to declare our race. If it's for a passport, job, medically and so on. It's become engrained [...]

Philip Kingsley Haircare Review!

Philip Kingsley Haircare Review!

Does it live up to its elasticizing hype? See what I did there? If you don't get the pun, carry on reading to regain yourself! So, since my last post about struggling to find the right haircare products, I received many recommendations, so I thought I'd try Philip Kingsley first! They kindly gifted me this [...]

Alopecia: Biopsy Results

Alopecia: Biopsy Results

Conundrum please.... So if you're not aware, this is part two to my alopecia story. If you've missed the first post it may be helpful having a quick read through it first, so this one makes more sense. Shortly after I had the biopsy done the receptionist said I'd receive an appointment letter in the [...]