BEAUTY EDITOR PICKS: 16 Top Vegan Makeup Brands

Here at i the stylist we love our makeup! And we sure love it even more when it’s vegan. Top brands and products we recommend for their performance and effectiveness!     Hangover Replenishing Face Primer, £27.00, Better Than Sex Mascara, £19.00, Born This Way Foundation £29.00 and Sweet Peach Creamy Peach Oil Lip Gloss, £16.00 […]

Vegan Skincare is Here to Stay!

The influx of organic, natural, cruelty-free and vegan skincare products into the cosmetics market has proved to be more than just a fad, it’s most definitely here to stay. And these are the brands you need to take note of.   For Everyone (Everyday)     RosehipPLUS  range, prices start from £10.00 at John Bell & […]

Vegan Skincare & Makeup Picks

As more and more people are opting for vegan and plant based foods, the want for a similar option in beauty, makeup and skincare is also increasing. There are some amazing brands on the market, some more well known than others, but the one thing that they all have in common is that they are […]

REVIEW: Dr. Bronner 18-in-1 Hemp Pure Castille Soaps

18-in-1 Hemp Pure-Castille Soap Price: £6.99 (RRP for 237 ml) Stockists: Whole Foods, Planet Organic, John Bell & Croydon & www.drbronner.co.uk Pros: Vegan-friendly and Cruelty-free 18 possible uses Rich, smooth lather Great price point, very affordable 9 fragrances to choose from Philosophical musings on the label make for interesting reading Leaves the skin feeling soft Cons: […]

Vegan Beauty Tools

Vegan Beauty Tools If you are going vegan do you go all the way or do you paddle in the shallows with the slightest excuse meaning you shrug your shoulders and say ‘Oh well just this once…’ It’s a commitment that is not for the faint hearted. Being vegetarian can be easily incorporated into normal […]

Review: Hempz Triple Moisture Herbal Whipped Creme Body Scrub

  Hempz Triple Moisture Herbal Whipped Creme Body Scrub Price : £17.99 Stockists: Hempzbeauty.com Pros: This body scrub contains all the same ingredients as the body creme so is bringing all the same goodness to the skin. Cons: Very thin and slippy consistency with the walnut seed powder seemingly not making any real exfoliating effort. […]

I THE STYLIST LOVES: Bryt Skincare

Let me start by saying that for me, trying out new skincare is like playing Russian roulette with my skin. I’ll never know how badly it might turn out. I have extremely reactive and sensitive oily dehydrated skin. If it reacts badly, its like a fireworks of flare ups, redness and itchiness like you wouldn’t […]

BEAUTY EDITOR PICKS: Top Skincare Under £25!

Cleansers and Makeup Removers Palmer’s Creamy Cleanser and Makeup Remover | £5.99 at FeelUnique  (read the full review here) T-Zone Charcoal & Bamboo Ultra Purifying Face Wash | £3.25 at Superdrug Nivea Daily Essentials Gentle Cleansing Cream Wash | £3.15 at Boots (read the full review here) Palmer’s Ultra Gentle Facial Cleansing Oil | £7.99 […]

At Home Beauty That Won’t Break the Bank!

Want to treat yourself but feeling the pinch? Here are some treatments you can make at home that won’t bust your budget and still leave you feeling pampered. Walnut Face Pack Handful of walnuts 3 teaspoons of fine oats 2 teaspoons runny honey 1 teaspoon cream or milk or water Olive oil to blend Put […]

21 Affordable Makeup Brands You Must Try!

We are mostly weary of products boasting quality at such low prices, and, well, if you haven’t had the “pleasure” of trying really cheap – read crappy – makeup because you were A.) lured by the low prices, B.) a teenager on a low budget, or C.) simply desperate for ANY makeup because your dog […]