Five Ways to Drink More Water

Every year I make a resolution to drink more water. It’s never been a particular strong point of mine despite knowing how beneficial it would be. I’ve made it my mission to get on top of my water intake and lately I’ve developed a few little steps that keep me on track. Read More

Sunscreen 101

Did you know that two out of three Australians will be diagnosed with some form of skin cancer before the age of 70? That’s a scary statistic. We know there is a very easy step to protecting our future selves from skin damage, but just how much do we actually know about the sunscreen we depend upon to do it?

Let’s hone in on what sunscreen is and how it works, to give us the best chance at avoiding sun damage, skin cancer and premature ageing. Read More

Student Profile: Rosie Dunn

Rosie Dunn, 17, Hairdressing

From small town NSW to having her work appear in Vogue Australia magazine, Rosie Dunn always knew she would pursue a career in hairdressing… Read More

Distance Education: How to Handle It

I’m going to come clean on distance education: it’s both a blessing and a curse. I’ve done it. I’ve been there, I know all about it. You have all the freedom you had before, if not more, but also a whole lot more responsibility. I’m going to hand over my top tips on how to handle studying by correspondence the right way. Read More

What Is Sulphate-Free?

There are a lot of words and phrases that get thrown around the beauty industry, and lately we’re seeing the term ‘sulphate-free’ more and more frequently on our haircare bottles. But what does it actually mean? Is it really better for our hair than normal shampoo?

Let me give you the run down on sulphates, or sulfates, without the complicated jargon. Read More

Summer Beach Essentials

It’s well and truly beach season and I thought I’d share my most essential items to keep by my side while soaking up the sun in the sand. Read More

5 Reasons Your Foundation Isn’t Sitting Well

You know those days when, no matter what you do, your make-up just looks bleh? When your foundation looks cakey, you can see lines and stroke marks across your face, and it’s visibly sitting there around your nose and mouth? You can’t add more, as it just makes the matter worse, but you want the coverage. Chances are, you’ve missed something important when it comes to your foundation. Next time you’re having a bad make-up day, consult the checklist below before giving up and going back to bed. Read More

5 Morning Beauty Rituals

Are you a morning person? Or do you find yourself rushing out the door without enough time to allow yourself to breathe? If you find yourself in this situation all too often, it’s time to re-align. Mornings can be the perfect time to look after your body and nurture yourself, just as effectively as in the evening. By developing your own set of steps – a ritual – that you follow each morning, you can completely change your routine and how you feel about mornings. And your body will thank you for it. Read More

Make(up) Dreams into Reality

Eat, sleep, work, repeat! That is what my life felt like 2 years ago. I wasn’t unhappy by any means but I was bored and felt like I was stuck in a rut! Was this what my life was going to be like for the next 20 years? Read More