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When You Can’t Stop Picking At Your Skin

When You Can’t Stop Picking At Your Skin

Trigger warning: mental health, self-harm and blood. When acne or other skin problems get you down, it’s easy to feel like you’ve lost control. Especially if you don’t know the cause, or if it feels like you’ve tried every last ‘solution’ on the market. One […]

My Asian Beauty Skin Care Routine

My Asian Beauty Skin Care Routine

Sometimes it feels like everyone you meet can just put whatever on their face and still have perfect skin. Trust me – I am not one of those people. It’s taken years of trial and error and an international trip for me to come up […]

A Glimpse at My Weekly Planner

A Glimpse at My Weekly Planner

I’m an organised person at heart. I like my routines and rituals and most of all my to-do lists and planners. If I didn’t have a planner, I’d undoubtedly forget half the important things in my week. Today I want to give you a glimpse […]

Skin Care and Depression

Skin Care and Depression

Do you ever wake up, turn the alarm off, and lie there under the blankets for a moment, not wanting to get up? The day can seem too hard, too long and too full of effort. You just want to close your eyes and lie […]

The Worst My Skin Has Ever Been

The Worst My Skin Has Ever Been

Disclaimer: This post gets pretty real, and is picture heavy with some gnarly and unflattering pictures of my damaged skin. You’ve been warned.   Right now, my skin is the best it’s ever been. It’s clear, soft and calm, with no redness and not even […]

Meet the Blogger

Meet the Blogger

Hey, I’m Essie! Nice to meet you! I’m a 21 year old skin care addict born and raised in beautiful sunny Australia. You can find me at most times tending to my nearly dead succulents or wondering about whether or not I really need to […]