HAIR CARE! – serums and treatment  After washing care

Here are some tips and tricks for your precious roots.  After showering I use a special turban hair towel which helps the frizz and is light on the hair. I have 2-3 of them and alternate them till my hair is almost dry.  Hair serums:  Made of silicon  Amino acids  Ceramides  Why use leave in…

LONG LASTING LIP COLOURS 

I’m not a big fan of lipgloss or much or lipsticks as they do not last so long and are annoying to keep reapplying.  I have found some great lip products which are long lasting. I always like to start with a nice primer. This elf plump and primer is nice!   2. lip liners:…

нerвѕ and ѕpιceѕ ғor cooĸιng 

I’m sure everyone out there uses some sort of herbs, spices, seasoning for food. I always put in loads of healthy herbs and spices into cooked or raw food to make sure my food is delicious and nutritious. Make sure you include fresh or dried herbs in home cooking because takeout food has nothing good…

How to stay BLONDE After care and products 

  If you have blonde dyed hair or even natural blonde hair it is important to use special products to keep the color looking its best. I had my hair dyed blonde and nearly a year later the colour in my hair did not tint orange and had hardly faded because of the products I used. Thanks…

DIY NON-DAIRY CREAM /CHEESE SAUCE 

Super healthy non-dairy cream sauce Uses: Pasta/lasagne Spread Salad dressing Any replacement for cream/cheese for savory foods Ingredients: (depends on amount/use)  Nutritonal yeast (base) Cashew /& pine nuts Diced raw garlic Cumin, curry powder, pepper, salt & dry herbs Tomato paste Pinch of stock (optional) Water / nut milk Olive oil Method:  Add all ingredients…

ᗯᗩᔕᕼIᑎG ᗰᗩKEᑌᑭ ᗷᖇᑌᔕᕼEᔕ 

Deep cleaning makeup brushes: Most of us neglect washing our brushes frequently then we wonder why our skin has broken out ……  I always deep clean brushes at least once a week. It’s really simple to do.  Soap: Keratin shampoo, specific brush cleaning soap or soft and antibacterial hand wash will do.  Spot Cleansing: Mac…

Benefits of Tea….Get chugging!!!

Tea is so important to our health as they are all natural most of us prefer to drink a quick coffee and get a caffeine high which only dehydrates us and wears us out more. Tea is delicious and it can be found is hundreds of different combination and flavors, they are a  type of medicine…

Favourites from lush 

My must have lush products, these itmes have become some of my go to everyday products and I love them because they are all natural!!!  BB seaweek face mask: filled with nutritious seaweed, kaolin, honey, aloe  Vera and rose. Apply the mask for 10 minutes then wash off (best kept in the fridge)  …

DIY LIP SCRUB! 

Takes only a few minutes to make. Lasts for 3-5 months. Saves money and it’s all Natural! Ingredients: Honey Olive oil Sea salt Brown sugar Raw polenta grains Method: Have an empty and clean container ready. In a bowl mix the ingredients together (amounts depend on container or wanted size) Equal parts preferred Keep stirring till…

Personal lasanga recipe!! (Gluten,dairy,egg free) (Contains nuts)

Ingredients: (2 people) 1 medium sized red onion- diced. Garlic gloves -diced. (Preferred QTY to taste) TVP Chopped tinned tomatoes + tomato paste. Fresh herbs (basil) Pepper. Salt. Turmeric. White sauce: (Pine nuts. Almond milk. Nutritional yeast. Salt. Pepper. Pinch of curry powder. Macadamia nuts.) Gluten free egg free lasagna sheets. After rehydrating TVP. Strain…

Healthy banana muffins!!! (Contains nuts)

So as I am dairy, gluten, and egg intolerant. I have to cook most of what I eat for safety and health reasons. I have created so many receipes so here is a simple and yummy one to follow. Ingredients: 3-4 ripe mashed bananas Heaped teaspoon cinnamon Flax egg / Apple Sauce 1 cup of…

Body shop haul

As my birthday and Christmas just passed, I received so many wonderful things (super thankful) yet I thought I would review a few products I received from THE BODY SHOP. Buy it again? yes except for the lipstain  1-Tea Tree flawless BB CREAM, I sometimes just use this as my foundation. Better for oily skin….

About Me

Born and raised in Hong Kong to expat parents, I have had this fascination to learn about culture/food/beauty. After being diagnosed (many years ago) with allergies ETC…. I hope that with all my years of research, travel and study I have now built up enough knowledge in nutrition, illness and beauty to hopefully help and inspire someone.

January Beauty Haul 2015

Product focus- JimmBENNY & JOSERISTINE Buy it again? yes!! As I am always on the hunt to find new beauty related product (of course always as natural as possible) living in Hong Kong does have its restrictions. But this new shop opened recently so I thought I should try out a few products. Below are…