Additions to the Skincare Cabinet | SkinCeuticals

Additions to the Skincare Cabinet | SkinCeuticals

No matter my attempts at streamlining my skincare cabinet, I always find it full to the point that products become weapons – a bottle of Gunjeoir Neroli Face Elixir dropping on your head upon opening the cabinet is not fun! Each and…

Breaking the Break Out Cycle

Breaking the Break Out Cycle

If you’ve stuck by and have been reading Muslimah Beauty for long enough, not only do I thank you, but I also apologise as I’m sure you’ve become fully adjusted to my incessant complaining about my breakout prone skin by now!…

Morning Masks

Morning Masks

When exams unfortunately make free time a luxury, the usual Sunday pampering sessions are a thing of the past forcing one to be more creative with time. Manicures on the bus, acquiring the impressive skill of applying liquid eyeliner in…

Detoxing The Skincare Cabinet

Detoxing The Skincare Cabinet

A recent Instagram photo made me realise just how many of you ladies treasure your beauty cabinets, but it also made me come to terms with the fact that mine is a hot mess of facial oils, AHA’s, cleansers, spritzes, sprays and…

Frankly I Love It

Frankly I Love It

Ahh, frankincense. The scent of my childhood. My mother would burn resin that family would bring back from trips to Somalia over coal to scent the house every chance she got – after cooking and cleaning, before guests would visit,…

The Clarisonic Cleanser Dilemma

The Clarisonic Cleanser Dilemma

If there’s one thing that defines 21st century beauty trends it would have to be the Clarisonic. Beehive, 60’s and the Clarisonic, 2010’s. So you can imagine my excitement at the Clarisonic team sending me the Mia 2* to try. It’s been a couple of weeks,…

Merumaya Skin Brightening Exfoliating Peel

Merumaya Skin Brightening Exfoliating Peel

I think it’s a well established fact that I’m a lover of glycolic acid; with the things it does for my skin, why wouldn’t I be? It treats a plethora of concerns whether it be dull looking skin, acne, flakiness…

Clinique Turnaround Range

Clinique Turnaround Range

I’ll never forget the day a friend introduced me to the world that is peach kernel face scrubs. We were curious teens, and I think she went through her mums beauty stash when she brought out the infamous and very…

Okay, Let's Just Get One Beauty Myth Out of the Way!

Okay, Let’s Just Get One Beauty Myth Out of the Way!

One sports day I remember my best friend’s grandmother slathering sun cream all over my friend’s skin, and me being the curious 7 year old I was I asked if I could use some. ‘You don’t need it’ my friend’s grandmother…