Monthly Archives: November 2013

Hot Cocoa Recipes – CHRISTMAS EDITION!

Hot Chocolate

If you’ve been following my Instagram on @heena_mak, you would see my recent addiction for hot cocoa. Experimenting with types of chocolates and flavours, I’ve drafted a basic recipe, which is further infused with different ingredients, so literally, pick your own cup of hot chocolate! This is my Christmas Edition for seasons hottest (pun intended) […]

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Let’s talk Self Harm

In United States alone there are over 2 to 3 million self-injury cases according to http://www.teenhelp.com. What, why and how did things come to this? Why are so many youngsters becoming prone to self-destructive behaviour that they are failing to feel a sense of responsibility to their own bodies? I’ve briefly touched my personal experience […]

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Pure Paradise fails

Bath and Body Works Pure Paradise body is an average product. I have been hung up on Jo Malone Body Cremes and Laura Mercier’s Body Butters, and things are going to remain that way. To describe the scent, it’s a mix of fresh notes of star fruit, acai berry and frangipani paired with a warming […]

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Brighten me up

Yes, being a beauty blogger probably obliges me to never take naked – face selfies. But I was a born rebel, so here we go… Ren’s Glycolactic Radiance Renewal Mask is some serious business! I recently purchased it from souq.com and regret nothing. Here is the process – use this after you have cleansed your […]

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Things I HEART about Autumn (Photo-Diary)

Changing up my skincare to richer and moisturising products.  Loving this too much. Wait for a complete review. Statement necklaces and rouge lips is a trend I am falling for harder every day! All purchases are from Debenhams. Hot chocolate is THE drink for winter hibernation. Love this orange and cinnamon infused hot chocolate from […]

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Bobbi Brown Highlighter Obsession

Bobbi Brown has some beautiful philosophies backing its brand. With ‘looking natural’ being the goal, her line has a posh and refined feel about it all the time. This highlighter caught my eye when I went to buy another sought-after product from the brand; also known as creamy corrector. The product is very finely milled, […]

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Fall Holy Grail Foundations (Primers & Powders too!)

Fall is almost here and it is time to update the foundation stash with more moisturising products. Additionally, with the Autumn- Winter trend being big on demi-matte to luminous skin, my holy-grail foundations will help you decide, what is really worth the buy. I have tried and tested these products for at least 6 months […]

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Lush Catastrophe Cosmetic fresh face mask quick review

Love this product for all that it is! This is a great addition to your winter beauty stash as the mask is great for all skin types. It is neither drying, nor intensely moisturising for the face, but rather cleansing. Lush products are gentle on the skin, which is why I can tell you, this […]

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