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MY TOP 5 PICKS FOR OLIVE SKINCARE

The humble olive, a staple to the mediterranean cuisine and very tasty, but did you know it is also your secret weapon to beautiful skin? Someone who knows all about this is Donna Simunovic, the creator of Olive Natural Skincare.  She has used all aspects of the olive including the oil and leaves to create a natural, botanically based skincare range. That means no testing animals, …

REVIEW: UNI ORGANICS ULTIMATE TAN

Uni Organics had me hooked from the name alone! As I have discovered more and more about beauty and skincare, my concern has shifted to what ingredients are being used and how they affect my body/skin. I was so excited to try this self tanner as Uni Organics are an Australian brand with certified organic ingredients. They are also free from chemicals, not tested on …

MAY FAVOURITES 2016

Welcome to ausbeautyandskincarereviews first ever monthly favourites. There have been a few standout products for me this month and I’m excited to share them with you.   Chanel Soleil Tan De Chanel I’ll be honest, I have been online shopping and put this item in my cart quite a few times but never managed to check out because of the price.  I just couldn’t justify …

REVIEW: EMINENCE CHOCOLATE MOUSSE HYDRATION MASQUE

My love for a good mask is no secret, so naturally I was thrilled when Eminence  gave me the opportunity to test out the Chocolate Mousse Hydration Masque. With the promise of hydrated skin and an irresistible chocolate smell, I put this mask to the ausbeautyandskincarereviews test. WHO ARE THEY? Eminence is luxury skincare brand that originated in Hungary but has since had massive success …

REVIEW: SUKIN OIL BALANCE ANTI-POLLUTION FACIAL MASQUE

  There are a lot of skincare masks available on the market and it can be very hard to work out which one is right for you. Today I am reviewing Sukin’s Oil Balance Anti -Pollution Facial Masque. As the name suggests, it’s targeted towards oily skinned ladies and gents. This mask is full of natural ingredients such a Quinces, that help to eliminate excess shine …

REVIEW: LA ROCHE POSAY SEROZINC

Once upon a time La Roche-Posay created a toner called Serozinc and it was only available far away, in French pharmacies. This toner was raved about, even receiving the tick of approval from skincare expert,Caroline Hirons. Finally the lovely people at La Roche-Posay are now releasing this coveted toner in Australia so now it is our turn to see what all the fuss is about! Isn’t …

MARIE CLAIRE THE PARCEL: AUTUMN EDIT 2016

It feels like a hot minute since I last received The Parcel, so once it arrived, I wasted no time ripping open the box to discover the following items: – Estée Lauder New Dimension Shape + Fill Expert Serum 30ml – Garnier Miscellar Cleansing Water 125ml -MOR Emporium Classic Triple-Milled Soap in Blood Orange 180g -O.P.I Nail Lacquer in the shade “Suzi’s Hungary Again” 15ml …

REVIEW: TRILOGY MAKE-UP BE GONE CLEANSING BALM

I believe that cleansing balms are the unsung heroes of the skincare world.  Far more effective then makeup wipes or your everyday face wash, adding a cleansing balm to your skincare routine is your first step towards better skin. Today I am reviewing Trilogy’s Make-Up Be Gone Cleansing Balm, a hydrating balm, with a sweet, slightly floral scent, that gently removes all traces of makeup …

REVIEW: MANUKA DOCTOR PURIFYING FACIAL PEEL

Browsing through the aisles at Priceline I was looking for a mask that would help get rid of some pesky blemishes. That’s when I came across Manuka Doctor Apiclear Purifying Facial Peel. Little did I  know but this would soon become my SKINCARE SAVIOUR! It’s a peel off mask that promises to help balance & purify skin, get rid of acne and reduce the appearance …