Beauty & Baggage

Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Six Essential Hydrators

As summer has come to an abrupt end in Scotland, I'm turning once again to my arsenal of lotions and moisturisers to keep dry skin at bay during what will likely be a bitter winter.

If you have dry skin like I do, you'll know you often need a multitude of bottles and tubs to soothe cracked hands and wind-whipped cheeks in winter. These are six of my picks for hydrated skin.

Tuesday, 16 September 2014

The Best Free Apps

There are some apps I have on my phone that I never use - all the pre-loaded ones, mostly. But some are so useful or entertaining that I use them constantly. I have never paid for an app either; I try to find the best of the free.
Here are some of my favourites.

Monday, 15 September 2014

Back to Basics


Recently, most of my shifts have been so early I barely have the energy to eat breakfast and get dressed, never mind put on makeup. And if I'm not at work, I've been favouring a lighter look anyway, just for ease. I have three products I return to time and again for a back to basics arsenal.