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Home Spun Beauty

When I was a kid, my mother used to make all her own bathing products and cosmetics. I rejected the idea as a teenager, preferring to buy things off the shelf—but as I've aged, I've come to realise how good her stuff was and to really value the joy of homemade as well! In this blog I plan to share some of my favourite tips, tricks, recipes and methods with you, as well as discussing the times I think it's important to buy ready-made rather than DIYing it. I hope we can all learn more about the art of cosmetics and beauty together!

Tips On Colouring Human Hair Extensions

If you have removable human hair extensions, you may be pleased to know that you can dye them safely, as long as you go about it the right way. Here's how to safely colour your removable human hair extensions. Use the Right Product To avoid damaging and dehydrating the extensions, always dye from a lighter colour to a darker one. Use an organic, semi-permanent dye that doesn't contain harsh chemicals. Read More 

What You Should Know Before You Get Dermal Lip Fillers

If you're tired of your thin lips and can't stop comparing yourself to the celebs on the red carpets with their plumped-up pouts, you may want to consider getting dermal fillers done to give your mouth that kissable, glamorous look. However, before you go through with getting dermal fillers, there are a few things you should know about this type of lip enhancement. Keep your expectations in check You may envy Angelina Jolie's or Kylie Jenner's mega-pouts, but overly big lips could be completely wrong for your face shape and your other facial features. Read More