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Best Beauty Gadgets That Actually Work

Nurse Jamie Face Roller If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll recognize this tool from pretty much all my posts this week. I resisted what I thought was purely hype for so long, but after trying it once I was hooked. It has a nice weight so you don’t need to apply much pressure, and it genuinely feels like a massage. I can’t attest to the long term skin benefits yet (I’ve been using it for about a week) but I do know it feels amazing for releasing tension in my jaw and neck. I love my Gua sha and ice roller for de-puffing and lymphatic drainage, but this roller feels like a real massage (which I have been missing...

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How to Prevent Breakouts Under Your Face Mask

Now dubbed ‘maskne’ - the tell tale sign of being a responsible mask wearing citizen in the summer heat. Bound to happen, we set out to find the best ways to take care of your skin and prevent breakouts, irritation or inflammation while you mask up.

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Hyaluronic Acid Guide

Hyaluronic Acid (HA) is a naturally occurring sugar in our skin that holds water and helps to keep our skin hydrated and plump. Our natural HA can hold a thousand times its weight in water (!) in our skin and joints AND prevents the moisture from evaporating into the air. Similarly to the collagen and elastin in our skin, the natural HA in our skin begins to decrease as we age. There are multiple ways to naturally boost the HA in our skin as we get older - diet and skincare are two very important ways! Where Does it Come From Fruits and veggies that are high in antioxidants protect the skin from inflammation and help the skin retain HA. You might...

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Beauty from Home

In unprecedented times we take new beauty routines into our own hands, so we’re here to break down the beauty tools and items we’ve been using to keep things maintained from home! At Home Hair Removal Whether you shave, laser or wax theres an easy at home option for you. I have recently discovered this beautiful razor company that creates perfectly balanced razors, which helps for those prone to irritation from shaving. Wax more your thing? Fuzz Wax Bar offers professional-grade at-home waxing with their full kit so you can wax from home whenever you need! Ready to banish hair forever? I personally love at home laser (while it takes longer to achieve professional level results, it hurts a lot...

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Your WFH Series - Meet Sarah

We’re sharing the different Work From Home perspectives of friends and followers of ASB - from workplace set ups to beauty must-haves and what’s keeping everyone sane! Who knows - maybe you’ll connect with someone from afar! #BeautyUnites  First up, meet Sarah! Sarah helped launch Inner Glow with her sharp PR skills - if you found Inner Glow in Forbes or ELLE we can thank Sarah for that! Let’s see your WFH setup Desk-side goodies: Byredo Candle, Laneige Lip Mask, Hopson Grace mug and coaster, The Real Real Shopping break. Favourite view from quarantine? I have really nice french doors leading to my balcony. I sit as close as possible to get natural light throughout the day.   What were you...

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