Tag: Beauty

Economic Beauty Products

Economic Beauty Products As we become more conscious of the environmental impact of our bathroom cabinet, we seek out the brands and products to shop now… SUST SUST only stocks brands that can sign a document confirming all ingredients are sustainably and responsibly sourced and non-toxic to people and the environment. Any plastic bottles must be recyclable. Products are shipped…

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Shaping Up

Shaping Up THE HEALTH AND FITNESS INDUSTRY IS CALLING OFF THE ENDLESS SEARCH FOR THE PERFECT BODY. IN ITS PLACE? WHAT MIGHT JUST BE THE MOST COVETED ATTRIBUTE OF ALL: ACCEPTANCE FOR EVERYBODY While making my daily pilgrimage through Instagram recently, I came across a post about a new Pilates studio in my neighbourhood. It wasn’t the announcement that gave…

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Learn To Self-Soothe

LEARN TO SELF-SOOTHE WE’RE TAUGHT TO DO IT AS BABIES AND YET, BY THE TIME WE REACH ADULTHOOD, MOST OF US HAVE FORGOTTEN HOW TO SELF-SOOTHE. SO IS RELEARNING THIS SKILL THE KEY TO FINDING MORE JOY? I love the word self-care. It covers all manner of sins, doesn’t it? Canceling Friday-night plans at the last minute to stay in.…

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Can Eating Collagen Really Improve Your Complexion?

Can Eating Collagen Really Improve Your Complexion? GET THE LOWDOWN ON WHETHER EDIBLE BEAUTY PRODUCTS ARE WORTH IT There’s barely an influencer alive who hasn’t sung the praises of edible. And a quick search online produces hundreds of products, alongside reviews that make it sound like a miracle-worker. Now, we’re down for glowy skin, but given our beauty dollars aren’t…

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Consider The Air You Breath

Consider The Air You Breath THERE’S A REASON YOU’RE TOLD TO GET SOME FRESH AIR WHEN YOU NEED TO CLEAR YOUR HEAD It’s scary to consider that 91 percent of the world’s population lives in places where air quality doesn’t meet the standards of the World Health Organization. In 2016, air pollution was the believed cause of an estimated 4.2…

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Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty THESE DOUBLE-DUTY BEAUTY BUYS WILL TREAT SKIN WHILE LULLING YOU INTO A DEEP SLUMBER There was once a firm divide between the products we used on our face and body for aesthetic purposes and the sleep aids we employed to send us into dreamland each evening. But as the intersection between beauty and wellness continues to narrow, brands…

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I Wiped Pee On My Face to Cure My Acne

I Wiped Pee On My Face to Cure My Acne Real words that came out of my colleague’s mouth. Recently, a WomanElle coworker made this exact confession to me, and I felt…nothing but fascinated. Was it weird? Did it smell? But most important, DID IT WORK? And because I’m sure half of you reading this are more than willing to…

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How I Fix My Acne Scars

How I Fix My Acne Scars At first, ridding my skin of spots was enough. I’d suffered for years with adult acne and was ecstatic to wake up and not have to worry about concealing my cysts. But years later, and now a beauty writer with a will to achieve ultimate skin health, I’m haunted by the ghost of acne…

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