Self-Care

Self-Care

After reading this piece by one of my favourite contemporary poets, Yrsa Daley-Ward on ThandieKay, I got to thinking about my own self-care routine. The fast paced and at times overwhelming flow of life in London paired with the mentally and…

Beauty Experiences | Facials by Dija

Beauty Experiences | Facials by Dija

There’s a lot I love about London like the city never being short of amazing facialists and salons, but a downside? The chaos and stress that accompany even the most simplest of journeys which threatens to destroy every bit of calm achieved…

Beauty Experiences | Paul Edmonds Salon

Beauty Experiences | Paul Edmonds Salon

First Impressions First thing that comes to mind? I want to live here! Candles burning in the background, chic and modern interiors with muted grey walls and complementary bursts of colour offered by beautiful orchid and lily arrangements made it…

Beauty Experiences | Wax in the City

Beauty Experiences | Wax in the City

Waxing – one of life’s very necessary evils. The words boring, time consuming and painful come to mind. But after recently discovering new waxing studio, Wax in the City I think the three previously mentioned words will be a thing of the…

Beauty Experiences | ColourNation

Beauty Experiences | ColourNation

You have just two hours before boarding a coach from Victoria all the way to Bristol to attend a wedding. What do you do? Most would say pack and relax just before the journey, but in true last minute style…

Beauty Experiences | Cheeky Parlour

Beauty Experiences | Cheeky Parlour

There’s never a shortage of salons in London. Wherever you go there’ll always be somewhere promising to primp and spruce you up but despite their numbers what we’re truly short of are unique salons, but as of this week there’s…

This Is Where You'll Find Me During Term Time

This Is Where You’ll Find Me During Term Time

One of life’s guarantees as a student is that unless you have a bank for a father, you will be broke at some point during your studies. It helps to stick to a budget but if you’re like me and…

Beauty Experiences | ShampYou at Concoction Pop-Up Selfridges

Beauty Experiences | ShampYou at Concoction Pop-Up Selfridges

You know when you come across a genius idea and think why didn’t I come up with that? That’s exactly how I feel about Concoction. I came across the brand, founded by former Apprentice series six candidate Alex Epstein quite some time ago,…

Beauty Experiences | Keraskin Facial at House of Rush

Beauty Experiences | Keraskin Facial at House of Rush

The end of the semester is a time to let go and release your inner slob. Hair stays in the same mess for days, chipped nail polish is the norm and skincare consists of a quick cleanse and slap of…