5 ESSENTIAL SKINCARE TIPS

FRAGRANCE

VEGAN NETTLE CREAM

SINTRA NATURALS

ICE from Sunday Riley: The SOS Ceramide-Enriched Cream You Need This Winter

AD: products featured below are samples with no obligation to feature. Sunday Riley is a mainstream success. Formulated with instant and long-term results, Sunday Riley products are considered the “la crème de la crème” of all lotion and potions. I am certain that my readers will agree too. I first discovered Sunday Riley a few years back when The Communication Store, a well-known public relations agency contacted me asking if I would like to discover this Texas-based brand. Obviously, I accepted the opportunity as back then Sunday Riley wasn’t as well-known like it is today.…

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3 Staple Vitamin A Products That I Have Been Enjoying

all vitamin a products featured are samples in collaboration of this post with no obligation to include. Us skincare fanatics cannot get enough of Retinol. The “it” ingredient for erasing away past skin damage. Also known as Vitamin A, this superstar ingredient is something that almost every man and woman should include in their night-time skincare ritual. It is an ingredient that delivers results not instantly but over time. If used and applied correctly. Originally only prescribed as a topical treatment for acneic skin. Retinol has expanded safely to become viable for everyone (not just for combating…

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5 Organic, Vegan Skincare Brands To Consider Purchasing Right Now

all organic, vegan products featured below are samples with no obligation to feature. like it on top filth cleansing oil was purchased by myself. At the beginning of my blog journey in 2014, I have had the opportunity to experience skincare from all angles. From your usual brands in high-street shops to upcoming, independent brands. I am proud to say that my skin has had a lifetime of indulgence. It sure has been a ‘rollercoaster of a ride’.  In the middle of lockdown, I decided to focus on what ingredients my skin loved, ingredients that…

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The Vegan Alternative: Nettle Cream from Heaven Skincare

AD | nettle cream gifted collaboration There’s no denying that the secret to a glowing complexion lies on high-performance skincare. Exfoliants, facial masks and well-formulated moisturisers are some that many of us treasure and hold. Quite often, the skincare realm is over-packed with almost identical products. I can’t help but notice the fact that the majority of brands are all too similar for my liking. For me, I find this very boring and uninspiring, especially from a consumers point of view. If it wasn’t for different branding, product packaging and advertising, I would have struggled…

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Mend Skincare: 5 Essential Skincare Tips for The Modern Man

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paid collaboration with Mend Skincare Before lockdown, I sat down with Matthew Hughes from Mend Skincare over an espresso to discuss all things male grooming. Matthew gave me his 5 essential skincare tips that every man should follow to achieve the ultimate complexion. 1: Look after your skin. It’s all too easy (particularly when we are young) to neglect our skin and not invest in a quality skincare program. Not only that, but it’s one of those things that most guys only really start to regret not doing. Once they reach an age where a…

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Patchy Beard? This Is The £9.99 Beard Filler You Need

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paid beard filler collaboration in support with VOID Grooming It’s becoming the norm for the modern man to take pride in one’s appearance. Obtaining a fashionable, trimmed beard is a high priority for the alpha male. He seeks compliments on his designer beard that further promotes self-worth, unleashing the inner confidence from within. Having a beard isn’t just to ‘fit the part’ of a modern-day man. It projects masculinity, style and dare I say, sexiness towards the same or opposite gender.  Recent studies have shown that women find a man with a stylish beard sexier…

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Particle Skincare: Aesthetic Science Grooming Essentials for Men

paid collaboration in parthership with Particle for Men A straight-forward skincare routine is almost unheard of in this day and age. Brands like to over-complicate things in terms of product application and product use. This can lead the user to further develop unwanted skin irritations. For me, as a workaholic, trying to fit in a ten-step skincare regime is just impossible. I like to keep my skincare routine simple but effective by using no more than 4 products. I like to use products that make a difference, short-term, and long-term. Long gone are the days when…

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Four Perfect Colognes To Try From Murdock London

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sample collaboration in parthership with Murdock London Fragrances are something that we use to uplift our moods and spirits, we all have a personal favourite that we like to keep a stock-off. There isn’t a big difference between how a skincare cream or a perfume can impact on the way we feel. Lotions and potions provide the user with instant satisfaction from a touch-feel experience—the texture, consistency and overall product appearance is dearing to the eye. Fragrances, on the other hand, are the secret weapons to unleashing the positive you from within, and depending on…

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Sintra Naturals: Nutrient-Rich Formulated Skincare For Under £10

paid collaboration with Sintra Naturals in support of this review Occasionally in the skincare industry, it’s not always about the fancy, bright and bold colours that gain the reader’s attention. Knowing why the brand was created is one way to gain my personal interest from a brand. Quite often, before accepting a brand collaboration [such as this one], I like to really dig deep into the brand, learn about the brand’s history and the reason behind creation. After all, it has to work for me, as a skincare writer, and most importantly, the brand has…

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Discover The Oceanic World Of Algenist: 10 Day Skin Transformation

sample collaboration with Algenist Is Algenist a La Mer Alternative? It’s a rarity for me to get very excited over skincare, but having heard so much good press and positivity about one particular brand, a ‘bookies favourite’ so to speak, this algae-powered skincare brand is one that got several influencers, writers and bloggers attention amongst the social media realms. You could quite possibly call it ‘La Mer but better’ and by that meaning, the product formulas, the scientific background and a ‘clean + safe’ approach to the environment surrounded upon us. Introducing Algenist, the brand…

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#FrshFced: The Scottish Skincare Brand You Need To Know About

paid collaboration in partnership with #FrshFced One of the joys being a writer in the skincare realms is learning and discovering indie skincare brands. We can often overlook these brands in exchange for the bigger brands, the ring leaders within the beauty industry. I’ve definitely become more conscious during the lockdown period that small, niche brands are the ones that are counting on our support during this unfortunate time. What smaller brands have you discovered since Lockdown?…

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Jack Black: Two Must-Have Skin Saviours For The Well-Groomed Man

sample collaboration with Jack Black Skincare The male grooming industry is forever expanding. Since beginning my blog in 2014, I’ve had the pleasure and opportunity to discover a vast selection of male grooming products. It’s also been a delight to watch those brands blossom into something rather excellent. With new product launches, improved formulas, and updated packaging, there’s no stopping a brand from attaining its potential to better themselves. This particular brand I’m about to discuss with you is Jack Black—one grooming brand that will forever be on my dedicated skincare shelve.…

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Green Coffee: The Cup Of Joe I Cannot Live Without

sample collaboration with The Green Coffee Company in support of this review You and I both know that we love a cup a joe on those ‘hard-to-get-out-of-bed’ mornings, we’ve all been there. The unwelcoming alarm goes off and our first thought is ‘I need coffee’. I know for a fact if caffeine isn’t inside my system at a certain time, I turn into one irritable monster [well, not entirely, but you get my point, right?] Coffee is forever revolutionising, long gone are the days where your basic coffee granules were the only option for you…

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Geologie: Simple But Effective Men’s Skincare (Without The BS!)

paid collaboration with Geologie in support of this review The Alpha Male is the black wolf, the ‘man’s man’ who other guys may look up to for motivation and enthusiasm with sometimes a little hint of jealously. Women are drawn to the alpha male species, not because of their perfect, spot-free complexion but by their characteristics, unleashing their “inner warrior” from inside by showing true confidence, style and humble-manner to the opposite sex.  Get started with your personalised skincare set…

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5 British Beauty Brands To Support Right Now (And For The Future!)

paid/unpaid collaboration in support of this review Supporting British brands at this moment in time is vital. With CONVID—9 attacking every brand left, right and centre, it’s important for us as consumers to realise the fact that our home-turf is much needing our love and support right at this very minute. It doesn’t have to be a big purchase, but every little penny enables a positive change and reaction. We’re all uncertain when this living nightmare will cease and be gone, but one thing I am certain about is that helping + supporting small U.K.…

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Yummy Gummies For The Everyday Man

LET’S DISCUSS DAILY HEALTH GUMMIES FOR THE MODERN MAN, PLUS 3 TOP TIPS ON HOW TO STAY HEALTHY, MENTALLY RIGHT NOW paid collaboration in support of this review with Manual Maintaining my health and well-being at peak level is something I tend to forget, being a busy bee working in retail and managing social media accounts can sometimes feel like a constant battle, the opportunity of a little downtime can sometimes become a challenge, to say the least. Having said all that, I wouldn’t continue doing what I obviously enjoy doing, creating high-quality content for…

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Coronavirus: Embrace Isolation To The Max

CORONAVIRUS IS A B**** BUT DON’T LET IT STOP YOU FROM ACHIEVING YOUR GOALS FROM HOME. EMBRACE ISOLATION TO THE FULLEST! We’re currently facing a huge challenge that’s affecting every one of us, some more than others. It’s contagious, easily spreadable and potentially life-threatening. That is Coronavirus. As the famous saying goes, ‘we’re in the same boat’, and at this moment in time, those words couldn’t have slotted in anymore easier.…

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5 Must Have Skin Essentials With The Modern Man

gifted items in collaboration with The Modern Man I’ve teamed up with The Modern Man to bring you 5 Must-Have Skin Essentials that will have your face and body in spick-and-span, ready to face the day in full throttle. It gets better! I’m offering my readership 20% off their chosen product(s) at The Modern Man, too. Continue reading to discover… Shaving gels have always been a big no-no for me as they simply don’t offer enough lubrication for my personal taste. Morgans shaving gel offers something a little different to other shaving products on the…

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Three No7 Products You Need In Your Bathroom Cabinet

gifted No7 products in support of this review The ever-famous No7, the high-tech, wallet friendly brand brought to you by Boots has finally landed on the Mister Wharff! Continue reading as I express my thoughts and feelings on three exceptional products from No7 that may end up inside your bathroom cabinet. Being a contents creator isn’t easy, it requires dedication, commitment, and an excitingly endless amount of gifting from brands. But let’s not forget the bottomless coffees that soon become your new BBF (coffee lovers like myself will understand the need for a re-fuel of…

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MIGIRI: The All-in-One Japanese Gel (PLUS Free Shipping Code)

paid collaboration in support of this review MIGIRI means “where raindrops fall” in Japanese that led to the creation of the newly-born brand. MIGIRI All-in-One Moisturising Gel is something that’ll “tingle your taste buds” so to speak Discovering beauty gems all over the world is what us beauty writers do best, sourcing the latest product releases destined to be the next “beauty craze”. Whether it’s from the latest lifestyle magazine, an online article, or a cheeky mention by a celebrity A-Lister, the beauty revolution that it is will always be on the move, around-the-clock, keeping…

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Male Grooming Like Never Before: SKN-RG Adaptogen Skincare

Discover Male Grooming in a whole new light with myself. You’re in for a big treat! These male grooming products were gifted in support of this review  A question that has been pondering on my mind for quite some time now “How would my skin response to the benefits of using plants and herbs in a whole new ray of light?” Well, I’m about to introduce you to a unique British Spa Skincare brand that enables you, my readers, to fully enjoy the “whole-plant benefit” into a “new type” of plant complex. Result? An inner, radiant…

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3 Skin Ingredients To Trend For 2020 from Revolution Skincare

Makeup Revolution. A brand we all fell in love with at sight. The eye-catching packaging and budget-friendly prices are what we live for, oh, did I forget to mention their formulas are second-to-none. Well, apart from a few hiccups along the way this ever-growing brand is forever creating mouth-watering palettes to entice the makeup king or queen of this century. Talk about brand growth! Revolution Skincare was born with the intention to bring full transparency whilst ‘creating a crack’ between brands that offered high-performance products with a high price tag -to- brands that supplied affordable…

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5 Inspirational Bloggers To Watch in 2020

5 Inspirational Bloggers To Watch in 2020

There’s one thing that motivates and inspires me to continue blogging, and that’s discovering other bloggers that withhold the same flame as me, writing about a subject we’re all deeply passionate about. Whether it’s beauty, fashion or skincare related, these 5 outstanding bloggers have helped me to become the best version of myself, channelling the inner motivation guru and unleashing creativity to my audience. It’s 2020, create a new habit and discover these five blogs you need to follow this year and the next. These are the very blogs that deserve a shortcut icon on your…

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ARK Skincare: The Brand With A Difference

Discover skincare in a different light with ARK Skincare… At the beginning of October, I was invited to attend a blogger event by the lovely Hayley Hall, who passionately writes over at www.hayleyhall.uk. If you’re a lover for all things beauty, fashion and inspiration, this is the blog you need to read on a regular basis (if you don’t already!). Going forward with ARK Skincare, the entire day was pretty impressive and memorable. I met a bunch of fabulous bloggers that held the same drive and passion for skincare and beauty, which is an incredible…

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