June 17, 2019

Collagen supplements for keeping your skin young forever

What is the first thing you think of when you hear the word “collagen?” Most likely , your answer was “skincare,” wasn’t it? Over the last couple of years, most major skin care companies and beauty entrepreneurs have all touted collagen as being in their product. Hinting that collagen is […]
March 2, 2019

Have you put on weight? … You are too skinny you need to eat! …What is Body shaming?

How many times have you heard someone comment about someone else’s body? She is too tall, she is too thin, she is too fat, she has too many tattoos, he has too many pimples …. and the list goes on and on. Is it ok to comment about someone else’s […]
December 11, 2018

Vichy Dercos energising anti hairloss shampoo

I am back today with a product review, Vichy Dercos Anti-Hair Loss Shampoo. I have been suffering from a hair loss problem over the past few months which I am attributing to the huge amount of stress I have been going through. This is also the time of the year […]
October 29, 2018


What is pigmentation? Dark spots, age spots, sun spots…. You may not have deep frown lines or wrinkles around your eyes and lips, but you may start feeling as if your skin is not as bright and clear as it was when you were 16 – i know it has […]
September 15, 2018

What is acne?

Last week a couple of people messaged asking to know more about acne so i will be preparing some information for all of you to read through. Acne is a skin condition that causes spots and pimples, especially on the face, shoulders, back, neck, chest, and upper arms. Whiteheads, blackheads, […]
July 31, 2018

The benefits of Thermal water sprays

If you walk into a pharmacy in France, you’ll immediately see giant displays of thermal water spray cans. I remember when I lived in Paris I was always fascinated by these sprays – back then I was not into skin care as much as I am today. The majority of […]
July 24, 2018

Polaar Skin care products – a review

I change my skincare ‘wardrobe’ every time I change my actual clothing wardrobe over from winter to summer and vice versa. However, this year I realized I had probably left it a couple of weeks too late as my skin was dull as ditchwater, flat and dry to touch. Luckily […]
June 24, 2018

Asepta fortifying mascara and gel review

A good mascara is an essential weapon in every woman’s beauty kit. With the best mascara, lashes become lengthened, volumised and separated. It’s an essential product if you want to really open your eye up and achieve the perfect flutter. From old classics to new and exciting modern formulas, there […]
May 22, 2018

A dress can say who you are without even saying a single word.

I know I don’t usually write about clothes but yes I do love fashion as well. 2 years ago my brother proposed to his fiancee – I have 2 brothers and no biological sisters (although i do have good friends who i consider as my sisters). So naturally I was […]
November 23, 2017

Chapped lips?

Winter is my favorite out of the seasons in the year. I love the sound of the rain; i love thunder and lightening and i love wearing cosy clothes and sitting inside with one of my favorite books and my cat on my lap. However for the first time in […]
November 2, 2017

How to reduce flabby skin during weight loss

Regular followers of this blog would know by now that I am on a weight loss and healthy lifestyle journey. I have lost 27kg so far and I feel better about myself than I have ever felt in 33 years. We all know that when losing weight we risk getting […]
October 25, 2017

How to take care of your skin whilst on birth control

The invention of hormonal birth control has revolutionised women’s lives. Whether you have decided to use birth control in the form of tablets or an IUD or injection it has given women more control over their future. Most women I know have been on the pill or had an IUD […]
October 11, 2017

How to get your skin to glow after summer

Hot summer weather is a negative triple whammy when it comes to our skin: it feels tight, looks dehydrated and tans tend to disappear in a flash. Time to implement an ultra-moisturising beauty routine! Post-summer is the best time to lighten age spots, to soften rough skin, and to reverse […]
September 17, 2017

Uriage Eau Thermale – Love your skin

Any one who has known me for a while knows how obsessed I am about skin care. Maybe its because my mum on my 12th birthday took me shopping for my first skin care items – she bought me my first cleanser, toner and moisturiser and my first make up […]
August 30, 2017

Scandal – Jean Paul Gaultier

One of the benefits of owning a pharmacy is that I get to attend lovely training sessions about new fragrances and make up and skin care ranges. Today I was invited to the training Seminar of the amazing new perfume by Jean Paul Gaultier – Scandal and the new Paco […]
August 20, 2017

Money can’t buy happiness but it can buy Make up – Deborah Milano make up review

So about 2 weeks ago I met Nathalie – the sales rep for Deborah Milano make up in Malta and I happened to mention this little blog we started – she asked if we have any beauty related posts and I showed her the website – she quickly offered to […]
August 9, 2017

Happy feet

I have what I call “ballerina feet”. Even though I haven’t danced a day in my life – well apart from my university days on the box at the edge, coconut and sugar shake, but honestly, my calluses bunions are more likely a result of poor footwear (I love flip […]
July 17, 2017

Imedeen – true Beauty is being the best version of yourself both from the inside and outside.

A few years ago my skin was horrible, and I don’t use that word loosely. I had a very aggressive case of adult acne, my face had blotches of pink and purple and a large amount of pustules were located around my chin- and as a result my self esteem […]
July 4, 2017

The right sunblock for your skintype

I own a pharmacy and everyday I tell my clients to use sunscreen every day and every day I hear things like: my skin is oily sunscreen makes it worse; the sunscreen I bought last year had a bad smell so i didn’t use it, I don’t like having a […]
June 1, 2017

Eyebrows, the one thing you can get into shape without exercising

So we are both very well informed about aging – we both have a carefully planned and selected face care routine the includes a variety of cleansers; toners; masks; scrubs; eye creams; serums , sunblocks etc. One of us has hit 30 a while ago whilst the other is hitting […]