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My new discovery – JB Minerals

We are back from our honeymoon in Paradise! Just a month ago, Charlie and I got married on the beautiful Haena Beach in Hawaii, North Shore of Kaua’i. What a wonderful land. Since we were getting married on the beach, I didn’t want to look weird with bare foot and a ton of makeup sitting on my face. So I’ve been trying to look after my skin and hair before the trip and stocked up on some natural skincare treats to take with me to the islands. Have you ever tried mineral make up? It’s great, right?! I don’t use much of it, but I love a good product that sits nicely on my skin.┬áRecently I discovered a new and fresh natural makeup line – JB Minerals.┬áTheir products are hand made, pure and organic, free from all sorts of nasties. A very pleasant discovery! On my wedding day I used the Light Olive mineral foundation and it was perfect for the sunset ceremony. After exfoliating my skin, I treated it to my own hand made …

Organic & natural beauty show

Organic & Natural Beauty Show is relatively new in London and not as big comparing to the Professional Beauty show I attended a few months ago. But I actually enjoyed not having to walk around hundreds of stalls and have the possibility to chat to the stall holders. Only a few brands were represented by the actual founders, but since it’s an international show, it’s understandable to have a representative who lives in London. Every stall was very colourful, vibrant and well presented, lots of interesting and beautifully designed brands and most importantly, lovely products. I am not a big make up wearer and I don’t particularly like wearing foundation and especially powder on my face, but I was assured by Samina’s Pure Makeup artist that the powder she used is ultra gentle, does not block pores and lets skin breath. It felt light on my skin and looked pretty natural, but still… not something I would wear everyday. But definitely worth checking out for special occasions. Tia & Anda’s stall attracted me with its …