8 Home Skincare Remedies for Naturally Flawless Skin

8 Home Skincare Remedies for Naturally Flawless Skin

Home skincare remedies will help you take care of your skin naturally AND save you heaps of money on expensive store-bought skincare products. And you probably have all of these items in your pantry already. Picture-perfect skin is something all women want. Sadly, not everyone gets to experience flawless skin on a daily basis. But have you ever thought of easy home skincare remedies? In your quest for skincare perfection do you turn to every moisturising product on the shelf in the hopes it will transform your look? So… would you like to know a secret? Lots of products from…

First Appearances: What People REALLY Notice

First Appearances: What People REALLY Notice

First appearances are exactly that – the first time you present yourself to someone. And, as the saying goes, there’s only one chance to make a first impression. We all want to make a good first impression. Seeing people react positively to first appearances, getting those little compliments, and those lingering glances make us feel fantastic. You don’t have to look picture-perfect to make a great impression, either. You don’t have to have a tiny waist or flawless skin and hair to stand out at first glance. Here are the first things that most people are going to notice about…

Summer Bedroom Changes With Six Simple Ideas

Summer Bedroom Changes With Six Simple Ideas

Creating a summer bedroom isn’t difficult. Because when the weather changes your décor can too. You don’t have to make massive summer bedroom changes either. Just a few small changes can make all the difference to the way your room feels and looks. Here are 6 simple steps you can take for a simply better summer bedroom.   Go For Blackout Blinds Over Curtains Blackout blinds are the ideal summer bedroom window treatment. Not only will they help you to stay asleep when the sun comes up, they’ll also keep your bedroom nice and cool. Curtains can keep your bedroom…

Can Your Home Handle The Heat?

Can Your Home Handle The Heat?

How will your home handle the heat when the summer rays come beating down? It’s not only about cooling down when the weather heats up. Now that summer is finally in full swing around half the world; you may come to realize something – your home was never ready for it! How is it going to handle the heat? Even when you’ve been counting down the months, looking forwards to the longer days and lighter nights, and planning your weekends out in the sunshine, you never thought to consider your home. And why would you? With all the excitement of…

Beware The Hidden Costs of Buying A House

Beware The Hidden Costs of Buying A House

Hidden costs are never a good surprise. Buying anything should have transparent costs and no more so than buying your biggest purchase; a home. If you are ever expecting something in life to be expensive, then it is buying a home. But in truth, buying a home can end up costing more than you intended due to hidden costs. Hidden costs can be over ten per cent of the home purchase price. These need to be included and budgeted for when applying for a mortgage. But what are the hidden costs? Here are some of the things for which you…

Common Wall Art Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

Common Wall Art Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

Wall art mistakes are often made innocently enough. I mean, you just hang a picture right? Well, there’s the right way… and the wrong way. If you want ‘home beautiful’ then you need five wall art tips. The necessity of wall art for good interior design is absolute but many people still make simple wall art mistakes. Without some form of artwork, a room will look bare and minimal – and not in the tasteful, Scandi-style way. It’ll be more like the “bare, unfinished, and neglected” style, which it’s fair to say is one that few of us wish to…

Swimwear Update: Embrace the 2017 Trends

Swimwear Update: Embrace the 2017 Trends

Time for a swimwear update? Does your swimwear collection need a refresh? Don’t panic – we’ve got you covered (or not!) with top trends for 2017. If you’re tired of the same old styles, you’ll be glad to know that 2017 is the year for a fresh and fabulous swimwear update. These top trends will give you great inspiration so that you’re ready to rock the pool or the beach and show off your sassy swimwear style. The cut-out The cut-out has been a popular style for the past few years, and since the return of the one-piece, it has…

Nightmare Tenants? Here’s How To Salvage Your Property

Nightmare Tenants? Here’s How To Salvage Your Property

Nightmare tenants are those that turn up on television tabloid news shows, usually running away from the camera. They are the ones you DON’T want renting your property. These days, lots of people are investing in property and it can make sense. One of the most popular ways to make a healthy turnover from property investment is to rent it out to either long-term or short-term tenants. Whether you go for long-term or short-term tenants is up to you. People who live in tourist hotspots often prepare to rent out their property as a holiday let. However, those who don’t…

Skincare Hacks To Save You Time & Money

Skincare Hacks To Save You Time & Money

Skincare hacks don’t mean you cut corners in looking fabulous… well, it does… but not cutting corners in quality care, just in saving you time and money. We can all appreciate the importance of great skincare routines even without skincare hacks. They hold the key to looking and feeling our best on a daily basis, which is why they should not be overlooked for a second. However, there is one aspect of those tasks that hurts us all: the time consumption. Finding ways to maintain the perfect routine in a more time-effective manner should be on everyone’s agenda. Incorporate these…

A Successful Skincare Regime With Four Key Tips

A Successful Skincare Regime With Four Key Tips

How’s your skincare regime? Are you happy with your glowing skin that never erupts? Or do you have some concerns? Beautiful, bright and smooth skin is what everyone wants at the end of a gruelling skincare regime. We can practice it for weeks, spend a lot of money on it and sometimes we’ll still see no visible results. It’s depressing, it’s disheartening, and it can even anger us because of how much effort we’ve seemingly wasted. We go online, we ask our friends, and we even speak to experts to ask the ultimate question: why doesn’t it work? A successful…

The Art of Dressing Well for Any Occasion

The Art of Dressing Well for Any Occasion

Dressing well is, for the most part, subjective. For some it’s a ball gown and tiara. Others are comfortable in dress jeans and hot shoes. However dressing well isn’t simply limited to WHAT we wear. It’s also WHERE we wear it. Most of us struggle from time to time to dress as well as possible for certain events and occasions. It can often be difficult knowing whether our outfit is appropriate, or what it is like in comparison to others’. But as long as you follow some basic rules, you should actually find that dressing well for any occasion is…

Crafting The Beach Body You’ve Always Wanted

Crafting The Beach Body You’ve Always Wanted

Beach body baby, the sun’s on the way and it wants you to come out and play. Every summer most people re-assess their approach to their fitness and healthy eating regimen. You might have fallen off your steadfast commitment to your new year’s resolution to get a beach body, but that doesn’t mean you should feel bad about yourself this summer and cover yourself up in the heat. Being more confident in your body only takes a few steps to achieve. Unfortunately, there aren’t any ‘quick fixes’ or ‘magic diets’ as hardline marketing will have you believe. But there are…

Living Room Lighting With Three Illuminating Tips

Living Room Lighting With Three Illuminating Tips

Living room lighting is such an important part of your lighting plan because you have the potential to incorporate fabulously diverse elements. The living room is probably the most used room in the house. It’s the place where people come in at the end of a long day and flop down, exhausted. It’s also usually the largest room in the house, as it’s where everyone socialises and entertains. So, when you decorate your lounge, you have to really think of the light that naturally comes in before you choose colours. If you are going for a dark colour, you want…

Help Your Garden Look Amazing With These Easy Tips

Help Your Garden Look Amazing With These Easy Tips

Help your garden look amazing with these easy tips so you can sit back and enjoy the fruits of your work without slaving away in the dirt every weekend. It’s relaxing to sit with a glass of wine and enjoy a beautiful garden, but most of us are just way too busy to spend time fussing over it. Just a few simple tips will help your garden look amazing even when you don’t have a lot of time for it.   Keep Low-Maintenance Design in Mind You want to help your garden look amazing but you don’t have enough time…

How To Create A Safe Garden for Children and Pets

How To Create A Safe Garden for Children and Pets

A safe garden is an imperative especially when your home has children and pets. Your garden becomes the hub of social activity in summer time with BBQs, paddling pools, and water gun battles. Longer days mean more time for play. Having a safe garden for children and pets isn’t just a summer issue. Sure, when the sun comes out even the most introverted of us venture outside to glorious days. And even on cold days, children and pets will still want to run around, play in autumn leaves, and even help out with pruning and seasonal gardening. If you have…