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 [...]

The Acne Diaries – Part 1; Steroid Acne, Cystic Acne: How It Started?

The Acne Diaries – Part 1; Steroid Acne, Cystic Acne: How It Started?

You may have noticed that you have some little companions living on your face. So to start with, we're going to look into the cause and how to identify if you're suffering from this condition! So... If you've been reading my blog, you may have read that I have alopecia, and have tried everything to [...]

Government Paid Influencers To Promote NHS Track and Trace – Big Mistake?

Government Paid Influencers To Promote NHS Track and Trace – Big Mistake?

Recently, influencers/reality stars have been paid £10,000 plus, to endorse NHS Track and Trace, using taxpayers money. Is this a great initiative, or the start of a downward spiral? This topic caught my attention, as the whole concept of the NHS paying influencers money to promote a life saving scheme, seemed to feel a little [...]

Coronavirus: Have We Learnt Our Lesson?

Coronavirus: Have We Learnt Our Lesson?

People are coming out of lockdown thinking they’ve completed the worst phase. But has it only just begun? Many, are being strategic about the situation we’re in. Not going out for reasons that are unimportant, or being in public areas for laughable excuses. But on the other hand, others are thinking this is their chance [...]

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 [...]