appearance & consumerism
10 Beauty Products I'm Obsessed With Right Now #3 - The Sustainable Edition

More than likely when you’re searching for a specific beauty product, you’re looking for the product itself. Hyaluronic acid, retinol, gentle cleanser, etc. and once you’ve found the right product, it practically leaps off the shelf (or your screen) into your hand. But before you run to the checkout, have you ever thought about the […]

sex & health
Is There a Link Between Manicures & Skin Cancer?

Manicures are a simple yet interesting way of letting your personality show. From at-home designs to professional artists, the possibilities to embellish your nails appear to be endless.  However, this beauty-must is also drawing attention to itself with some public cases of women claiming that they were diagnosed with skin cancer after getting gel manicures […]

appearance & consumerism
10 Beauty Products I’m Obsessed With Right Now #2

Lately my skin has been negatively responding to my stress level, so she’s getting all the attention I can give her. I’m also making a conscious effort to switch to as many clean skincare products as possible. As I get closer to the big 30, I’ve noticed that my skin has gotten more sensitive and […]

identity & self-development
Our Favourite Skin Positive Influencers & Why Their Work Matters

You probably come across them multiple times a day while scrolling through your timeline: these perfect, poreless women with doll-like skin. We wonder how do these women get to look so flawless, while our skin isn’t anywhere near theirs. No matter how much you splurge on skincare products and optimize your routine, you’ll never look […]

appearance & consumerism
Is Plastic Surgery (Anti)Feminist?

In recent years, plastic surgery has become more and more mainstream. Clinics offer payment plans to make expensive procedures accessible for the masses, and package deals attract people into getting more work done for less money. A recent submovement of feminism calls undergoing such cosmetic procedures a feminist act, with the idea that feminism is […]

appearance & consumerism
Makeup Meets Skincare: Get The Most Out Of Your Routine

As young women, we learn that makeup and skincare are two completely different things. Skincare products work below the skin surface. Makeup products lie on top of the skin and cover up anything the skincare didn’t fix. But some lesser known makeup brands are creating innovative formulas to enhance your natural beauty while taking good […]

appearance & consumerism
Should my Skincare Routine be Instagram-Worthy?

Social media is reshaping the beauty industry, especially Instagram and TikTok. When I open TikTok, my screen immediately floods with skincare routine videos, product recommendations, and advice from influencers and dermatologists. At first, I enjoyed it - it helped me build my routine, make my skin glow and finally get rid of my under-eye circles. […]

appearance & consumerism
10 Beauty Products I’m Obsessed With Right Now #1

Let me start by saying I am not a trained esthetician, makeup artist, hairstylist, or anything of the sort. I grew up with a mother who valued quality beauty products, and therefore my love started from a young age. I love the feeling of a luxury face oil as I rub it into my cheeks. […]