Common Skincare Stumbles We All Make

Life is busy, and we all look for shortcuts when we can. But don’t turn your skincare regimen into a skin “scare” routine. Consider whether any of these common mistakes apply to you, and then resolve to change your ways for the better! Sleeping with makeup on. Ok – you know you shouldn’t do it, but every now and then, falling into bed without washing your face won’t do any lasting damage. On a regular basis, however, make the extra effort and do a proper job of removing that makeup. Read more [...]

The Absolute Best Ways to Stay Fit While Travelling

If going travelling usually means putting on weight and feeling unfit then perhaps it is time to change this. Wouldn’t it be incredible to find a way of seeing new places and getting fitter at the same time? The good news is that there are a number of ways of doing this that you might end up loving. Once you discover how easy it is to get a healthy trip you will want to travel in this way all the time from now on. Walk Everywhere Getting around everywhere in taxis or buses is convenient but Read more [...]

The Most Valuable New Words to Learn When Moving to Australia

One of the great things about going to Australia is that there is no need to learn an entirely new language before you leave home. Having said that, there is still every chance that you are left scratching your head at times as you try to work out what on Earth people are talking about. There are many unique Australian expressions that you might never have come across before, while you may be familiar with some others. The following are some of the most intriguing words that you are likely to hear Read more [...]

DIY Sun Wear Repair

In the US where top designer eye wear brands such as Oliver Peoples were originally founded, more than 55% of adults lose or break their sunglasses every year. This means that when we invest in a new pair of shades for our summer holiday, more than half of us will have to splash the cash again the following year. Whilst losing or breaking glasses is the obvious way to drastically cut the longevity of your eye wear, there is a silent killer that sometimes goes undetected…until you can no longer Read more [...]

3 Key Benefits of Gold for Skin Care

You may have seen the photos on Instagram of Ricky Martin and other celebrities using 24-karat gold masks for their skin. So is this a wacky celebrity fad or a real treatment? In reviewing available literature, here’s what we found about the benefits of gold for skin care: #1 Inflammation Reducer According to dermatologists who use it in their practices, gold can help calm skin inflammation. This benefits us for obvious reasons, since irritated, flushed skin is not our goal. #2 Antioxidant There Read more [...]

The Best Activities to Try When Team Building

Successful businesses must take special effort to get their workforces to work together effectively. But collaboration of this sort is a skill (or rather, group of skills) that requires practice. And one doesn’t often get the opportunity to get this practice in one’s workday. In order to create team solidarity, and put those leadership, collaboration and decision-making skills to the test, it’s necessary to bring a workforce together in a different context. This context is a retreat where Read more [...]

Donning the Boho style – All that you need to know on this fashion trend

Are you a fashionable lady who loves to try out various outfits and wear them with confidence? If answered yes, then let me share with you the keys to pull off the boho look with confidence. Bohemian style represents the free-spirited 70s and it is overtly romantic. You will find a number of 60s and 70s actresses flaunt this style with enough pomp and valour but it’s also making a comeback with today’s young starlets and singers. But how exactly can you bring down the little Bohemian influence Read more [...]

Trampolines Don’t have to be Dangerous

When it comes to the safety of their children, many parents will not allow a trampoline in the backyard. This concern is not completely unfounded as over one million people were seen in hospitals due to trampoline-related injuries between 2002 and 2011. This does not have to be the case, as there are other, safer options for trampoline-lovers. One company has revolutionized trampoline design and has introduced composite rods in place of traditional springs – Springfree Trampoline. These rods Read more [...]

5 best dressing hacks during warm weather?

Take a look around you. Do you see shorter hemlines, exposed legs, bared shoulders with fewer shirts tucked in? Well, we have reached the peak of summer so it shouldn’t look surprising. Summer is the ideal season of skin show. And while the hot weather inspires new ways to show some skin both off shoulder tops and crop tops are fresh take on the skin baring trend. Both are cute and easy to style with which makes them a must have wardrobe staple. Besides, the off shoulder style can also be found Read more [...]

Be Proud of Your Curves This Swimsuit Season

Images of the perfect beach body inundate women daily, even though studies have proven time and again that a negative self-image is especially detrimental to a woman's mental health, it hasn’t slowed the deluge staring us down, telling us we’re not good enough. Women’s clothing shouldn’t be a battleground for self-love, but a look around any swimwear section of any department store tells a different tale.  As summer slinks closer, more and more stores will offer their swimsuit selections Read more [...]