I love beauty products but I love even better than that – being able to read the label and know that I am putting high quality ingredients onto my skin. WANT Skincare is an ethical, cruelty free brand based in Singapore that only uses pure botanical oils and minerals. Their products are free from synthetic ingredients, preservatives, colours and fragrances with many ingredients being fair trade. Sound good, right? The Beet This Honey Cleanser* (£13) comes with a pump that…

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Stila has been a long standing favourite brand of mine since I discovered their Stay All Day Eye Liner. I’ve enjoyed a makeover with Stila previously (here), so when I found out Sascha was returning to Birmingham to launch the Harvey Nichols stand, I was so excited to see her again. We chatted through the new products and also had a play with the Christmas items that have been selling fast. One of the mini sets of Stay All Day Liquid Lipsticks…

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As things start getting cooler, I mean freezing, I find myself getting lazier when it comes to fashion. I want outfits that deliver comfort and warmth whilst remaining stylish though. I find it’s not easy when all I want to do is stay wrapped in a duvet in huge pyjamas and cashmere socks. An oversized sweater is a staple in my wardrobe as the temperature drops and this Reiss Philberta jumper in a beautiful grey is my current favourite. I have worn this…

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Having hooded Asian eyes is quite a challenge when it comes to eye makeup, especially as I get older and I find that my face isn’t quite as plump and perky as it used to be. False lashes however, will always be a good look though as without a defined socket or crease for lots of pretty eyeshadow looks I find that long lashes are a must to open the eye area. My go to false lashes are from Nouveau Lashes* and Kiss.…

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Malmaison is one of my favourite destinations in The Mailbox. I live two minutes away but still find myself here for dinner, drinks and even an overnight stay for a special date night with Mr Ting. Sunday lunch is one of those meals where Malmaison get it right so I am always happy to be there for a bite to eat. Sunday lunch is an extravagant affair with up to five courses if you have the appetite for it. And for…

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