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The most searched product on Beauty Buddy

The most searched product on Beauty Buddy

Smelling good is more important than how it looks. Perfumes can evoke memories and have so much to do with our mood.  The smell is a sense closely related to memory. According to a study by the Rockefeller University of New York, the human being remembers 1% of what...

The beauty launches you need to know about…

The beauty launches you need to know about…

If you are a beauty addict and enjoy shopping, you definitely get a buzz from the opportunity to test out the newest and best products available, especially when a company you already adore releases a new line or product. Who doesn’t want to know about the trendy new...

Vaseline Petroleum Jelly – 10 ways to use!

Vaseline Petroleum Jelly – 10 ways to use!

Saw the little tin of Vaseline rolling around in my bag the other day and it got me thinking... I had forgotten how in the past I used it for more than just moisturising my lips.  We all love a product that has multiple uses and this is definitely one of those...

Back to school ESSENTIALS

Back to school ESSENTIALS

As the summer starts to fade away, we start to feel those summertime blues. We are not only slowly changing our clothes to warmer items but also our skincare routine too. Do you remember that back in January you said that this was going to be your year? Well, you...

The 5 Essential Makeup Brushes For a Beginner

The 5 Essential Makeup Brushes For a Beginner

When I first started my journey with makeup, I found it hard to decide which products were essential for my makeup routine. I remember I just used eyeliner, mascara and some foundation. I would eventually used an old angled eyeliner brush that I had stolen from my mom...

Ten Self-Tanning Tips!

Ten Self-Tanning Tips!

What is self tan and why was it created? Self tan was discovered by Eva Wittgenstein (a researcher at the University of Cincinnati) while she was working in a children's hospital. As she was conducting a study she found that when the medicine splattered it stained the...

Benefits of using SPF

Benefits of using SPF

While everyone is aware of the sun's severity, few people are aware that sunscreen should be used all year round, not only while going to the beach. Wearing sunscreen every day is the single best thing you can do to take care of and protect your skin since it is the...

For the Love of Lip Balm!

For the Love of Lip Balm!

FOR THE LOVE OF LIP BALM! Nothing is worse than dry, peeling, and sore lips. It hurts, it’s unappealing, and it makes makeup application very unsatisfying. Thankfully, we are graced with the invention staple to almost every beauty routine… Lip balm! ❓Did you...

Body Moisturisers

Body Moisturisers

Body moisturisers come in many forms including lotions, creams, oils, gels and butters. If you have hydrated skin then a lotion may be your go to. However, if you have dry skin then you may want something that not only adds moisture but also locks it in and smooths...

Facial Serums VS Facial Oils

Facial Serums VS Facial Oils

Understanding skincare can be quite challenging, and selecting products suited to your skin type is not an easy task. In this post, we will compare face oils and face serums and explain which is better for you. What is a facial serum? Serums can be described as...