Omorovicza Deep Cleansing Mask

With the exception of everything from The Ordinary, few products have impressed me this year and that’s mostly because I’ve moved away from experimenting with skincare and instead have stuck with what works. Despite having a sizeable collection of trusty masks already…

Parfum Du Jour | KKW Fragrance Crystal Gardenia Oud

Celebrity fragrances have seen a 22% decline in sales in the last year, from £56m in 2015 to £44m in 2016. Reasons range from growing cynicism towards celebrity endorsement to consumers no longer wanting to smell the same, and instead opting for…

TONYMOLY I'm Real Tea Tree Mask

Going away on a weekend trip: Pros – quick change of scenery and a bit of winter sun Cons – skin likely to break out from the plane, skin likely to break out from the plane, skin likely to break out from the plane……

#FaceCamp

Sugar Face, Fat Face and Phone Face… No, they’re not insults as you may initially assume, rather they’re the common afflictions befalling our visages in this modern era according to FaceGym, the hottest workout studio around, only it’s for the face. As…

Exploring My Heritage Through Beauty

I like to think I’m providing an accurate depiction of how most children of immigrants feel when I say that we’re caught up in a paradoxical nostalgia for a home that has never been. Despite my parents having yet to take…

Breakouts, Miracle Masks and Pollution - Notes of a Skincare Junkie in New York

As I write this, I’ve just arrived in Seattle to visit family after an epic weekend in New York. While I’ve been to many cities, few have impressed me quite like New York City and I think that’s mainly down to…

Mind Pretty Soul

July will mark the fifth year since Muslimah Beauty claimed its space on the Internet. Five years! That’s five years of ranting about my acne, penning my journey to clear skin, chatting with industry professionals I admire and sharing my most cherished recipes. However, I must be honest and note how…

The Quest for Beautiful Hands

The desire to have beautiful, elegant hands – long nail beds, evenly toned knuckles and soft skin – has been instilled in me from a young age. From the age of 11 I’d make my pocket money by washing the dishes,…

Cover FX Has Made Me Reconsider My Stance on Cream Foundation

When it comes to foundation, my formula of choice is liquid… so much so that I’ve developed tunnel vision where other types of foundation go over my head. Friends have tried to extol the merits of stick foundations from Tom Ford to Bobbi Brown, gel…