lifestyle & beauty Category Archives

summer holiday makeup essentials

When it comes to summer holidays, it simply isn’t possible for anyone to fit an entire makeup collection into a suitcase alongside all the other clothes and accessories that you will be packing.  I always just pick out a few of my favourite products to pack that I can trust to help me create lovely summery looks whilst I’m away – and I thought that …

beat the heat!

There are two types of people in this world, type 1: The people who wake up in the morning, see sunlight and rejoice at being able to bring out their summer clothes, start making plans to eat lunch outside on the grass, and work out how they can convert most of their day into tanning time. Type 2 on the other hand, is slightly more …

go getting ways to start your day positively

Starting the day more positively can make such a difference to how the rest of your day goes. I’ve never had much of a morning routine other than opening my eyes, grabbing my phone for a quick scroll, followed by a shower and then getting ready to get out the door for work. I found this didn’t make me very productive and by 11am, I’d …

why you should be excited about summer ?

No sooner has Spring come and gone, we’re fast tracking our way into the next season. The season of sun, sea and um…sand? Whether you follow the meteorological or astronomical calendar; we’ve been in the mist of hot and humid temperatures for a few weeks now. It seemed only right to take a look at some of the reasons summer is the best season, and why we …

London’s 5 most instagrammable cafe’s

From pink flower walls, to gorgeous geometric tiles, London has it all when it comes to café spots that you need to hit up. Don’t worry though – we have you covered on the café’s that are totally ‘insta-worthy’, and will look gorgeous on your feed.  Palm Vaults – 411 Mare Street | Hackney | London | E8 1HY A post shared by Loïs Mills (@loismills) …

four tips for looking after your hands

We are very slowly coming out of the depths of winter and the sun is thankfully shining (hopefully it will last!) so it seems that now is the perfect time to really pamper and prep the skin in time for summer. The one place I always forget to really take care of are my hands and with no more gloves to hide them, and some …

5 tips for an organised morning

I have to hand it to myself, I’ve got a pretty good track record with mornings. Yes, I went through that phase of being 15 and sleeping in until 11 am on a weekend; but overall I like to think I edge more on the side of making the most of the morning and trying not to waste the day these days. However, we’ve all …

how to have the ultimate pamper evening

Going out or staying in? It’s staying in for me. There’s nothing better especially after a busy day, than taking the time in the evening to de-stress and look after yourself – not only will you look and feel better but having a relaxing evening will improve your sleep quality too, so put down your phone and have the ultimate pamper evening. Makeup removal: I …