6 Months of Sheet Masks: Part Three – The Experiment

After I finished the last sheet mask, I ordered 20 different flavours from Etude House’s I Need You range. For £20 I thought that was good money for value, as I often keep the extra serum in the packet for another time, and the ones they sell individually I’ve seen as pricey as £5 each. These came in an assortment of flavours, many of which … Continue reading 6 Months of Sheet Masks: Part Three – The Experiment

6 Months of Sheet Masks: Part Two – The Results Are In

I dug out my Aloe Vera Korean sheet masks from waaaaay back at the back of my medicine draw – a.k.a. the dumping ground of random crap and a pack of paracetamol – and every couple of weeks tried one of these. These fit my face much better, and were much easier to unfurl. The eye holes were smaller – no surprises there, these were … Continue reading 6 Months of Sheet Masks: Part Two – The Results Are In

6 Months of Sheet Masks: Part One – To Jason or Not To Jason?

After hearing lots about sheet masks, I managed to procure three to sample: one from No7, and two Korean ones from a friend. I will be honest; I went into this as sceptically as Richard Dawkins looks at a Christian miracle healer, and I am usually quite open minded about treatments from acupuncture to chakras. Though I don’t believe everything I hear, I always try … Continue reading 6 Months of Sheet Masks: Part One – To Jason or Not To Jason?

Dealing with seasonal change

Many people find that their skin and hair is very affected by the change in weather – well, why wouldn’t they be? It’s important to remember that skin and hair adapts to its surroundings, so we can’t expect it to behave the same in both humid summers and dry winters. So – have a system. Know what works for you during different seasons for all … Continue reading Dealing with seasonal change

A little bit of Korean Bliss…

I personally use the 12 step Korean skin care routine as it treats the variety of problems my skin deals with, depending on the season. Here is a list of what I do and why: Oil cleanser – yes oil cleans oil because like substances can dissolve each other, or in other words, oils can help to dissolve other oils/waxy materials. It is the best … Continue reading A little bit of Korean Bliss…