• Beauty Tips from a Makeup and Skincare Specialist

    Having grown up with a makeup and skincare specialist for a mother (thank god), I have been lucky enough to have a walking-talking beauty expert by my side, ready to call me out on questionable makeup choices, make my ‘unflattering’ clothes disappear, and point out any dry skin on...
  • Bad Beauty Habits to give up for Lent

    With Lent just around the corner (6th March-18th April), many people are wondering what bad habits to ditch from their everyday life. Whether you are religious or not, Lent is a great way to better yourself when it comes to bad habits. Most people go down the traditional food-related...
  • Winter TLC: How to care for your skin and hair

    So far, it hasn’t been a particularly freezing winter, but if the past few years have taught us anything, it’s to expect snow as late as April (thanks, climate change). But exam stress paired with long dark nights and chillier temperatures is no doubt leaving most of us feeling...
  • Beauty Review: Merumaya

    Recently, skincare brand Merumaya approached Impact Lifestyle asking if we would like to review their products. As Lifestyle Editor, I’m not generally inclined to do brand-specific beauty reviews as I’d rather be guided with recommendations than read anything persuasive for or against one brand or the other. However, after some digging...
  • Summer Makeup Trends and How To Create Them

    The makeup trends of summer 2017 may look hard to wear but when done right they are stunning and the perfect boost to your summer wardrobe. We’ve collated the biggest trends here, with advice on how to make them without breaking your budget. Gloss When done right gloss can...
  • Summer Skincare: How to keep your skin healthy this summer

    We have all been there. Lounging in the sun for too long and going home a red, sore, peeling mess. Tragic indeed. For your skin’s health however, it is literally vital to avoid this level of damage. Fortunately, it is really quite easy to keep your skin healthy over...
  • Explain the skincare label

    Whilst the world of skin care is alluring, it is also incredibly deceiving. As a general rule of thumb, if the ingredients don’t roll off the tongue easily, they should be avoided. Sadly, however, more than often than not, they don’t. I’m sure we can all relate to reading...