• altruistsun sunscreen review

    REVIEW: Altruist Sunscreen SPF 50

    As you may know, I recently went to Thessaloniki. Just as we were leaving, we realised that we didn’t have any SPF (I always forget to buy a replacement!) with us and were wondering where to buy some from. Luckily, it was at that time that I received my package with the Altruist Dermatologist Sunscreen, which was kindly gifted to me by the brand. Such a perfect timing, isn’t it?  As a pale person I am always on the look out for a good sunscreen which will not leave me greasy and will keep me from turning into a raging lobster with skin so sensitive that even the pressure from…

  • Review: Bioten Revitalise My Lips! Lipbalm

    My name is Diana and I am a lip balm hoarder. I can whip one out at any situation, just like the women in laundry detergent commercials do. Okay, not really. I have shamefully spent the last month with no handbag lip balm. I had to use a Maybelline lip gloss which resides in the back pocket of my bag. Not very convenient during the windy January weather. I have, however, recently finished my beloved Nivea Lip Butter in Vanilla & Macadamia (absolutely divine) and went to buy a replacement for it. Along with it, I snatched me a new handbag lip balm – the Bioten Revitalise my lips! lip balm.…

  • Review: L’Oreal Paradise Extatic Mascara + Changing My Mind?

      ​​SMLXL   I mentioned in the previous post that I got the new L’Oreal mascara everyone has been raving about. I read here and there that it is a dupe of the Too Faced Better Than Sex, but I have never tried the Too Faced one and it seems ridiculous to spend so much money on a mascara I am going to throw away in 2 months. Just a preference.   However, although it is not a bad mascara, it is nothing special. It did not make me think “wow, this is amazing” at most it made me think “I am never trying the Too Faced one”. It just did nothing…