Hello! So I have been blogging now for over 6 months and decided to move on over to wordpress.org so I can host my own website 🙂 Why the move? I wanted a new domain name that would better describe the words I wanted to say. Although Lovealexandra will still be about beauty, style lifestyle… Continue reading News! I have moved!
When it comes to cosmetics, there are many cruelty-free brands to choose from. Making conscious decisions about the make-up products you purchase does not mean you have to go without quality, high-end products: NARS, Anastasia Beverly Hill and Illamasqua all make the list. Since I became a vegetarian, I’ve tried my best to make better… Continue reading Cruelty Free Make-Up Brands
It has been suggested that coconut oil is somewhat of a super food, with studies claiming the consumption can improve cholesterol and help lower the risk of heart disease. However, did you know that coconut oil can also be used to help us stay beautiful? Here are 8 alternative uses for coconut oil that we… Continue reading 8 Ways you can include coconut oil in your beauty routine
Oh Friday, how I’m glad to see you. I feel like I have been ready for this weekend since Wednesday. I’m celebrating with a glass of Shiraz + a Lush bath bomb soak. I hope everyone has some exciting plans for the weekend or none at all. Sometimes the I have nothing to do but… Continue reading TGIF: I love a little Lush in my life
Last year I went through the agonising process of straightening my teeth using the Invisalign. Since spending so much money getting my teeth straight and going through the pain of my teeth moving into place, I’ve become totally obsessed with oral hygiene. I now have 3 month hygienist appointments alongside my dentist appointments and I’m always… Continue reading Phillips Sonicare Airfloss Pro Review
So, tonight I’m jetting off to Turkey for a week and I’m rather excited. Today has been a mixture of nerves, a little stress, checking my suitcase more times that needed and a pamper! I am now the proud owner of glittery summer nails. I opted for a turquoise, I like to call it mermaid colour, as… Continue reading Pamper Sunday – Holiday Preparation: Tan and Toes
So, its Saturday afternoon 2:50pm and I’m still lay in bed. This is a rarity for me, I have two dogs – one which is very needy, lots of assignment + work deadlines, as well as a holiday to prepare for (+ super excited about). Any other Saturday, I’m up and about getting on with… Continue reading ‘Why blog about makeup, isn’t that vain?’ They say
I finally got myself an Anastasia Beverly Hills contour set, after the numerous YouTube videos and Instagram photos filling my phone with inspiration, I decided it was time to try it for myself. This post will not be a how to because in all honesty I’m new to contour myself, I’m not a professional makeup artist… Continue reading Review of Anastasia Beverly Hills Pro Series Contour Kit + DipBrow Pomade
So, as you are aware, I love love love nude lipsticks and anything Mac seems to cut it. However, last week I was speaking with someone who suggested I try out Illamasqua – Bare. I’ve heard a lot about Illamasqua and so, thought I would see what all the fuss is about – I am… Continue reading Lipstick Loving – Illamasqua Bare
Hi Ladies, So I am jetting away at the end of the month and at the moment, I’m enjoying that part of the holiday preparation that involves lots of shopping! I want to buy some strip eyelashes, maybe 1-3 pairs, but I fancy a change. I usually go for Eylure volume 107’s since I find Eylure… Continue reading Kylie Jenner Eyelashes – Suggestions?