Greenwich Market.

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When I went back to London for a bit, my friend came with me and I took her to Greenwich market. I love the atmosphere and vibe from this particular market. The bustle, the many little trinkets you don’t find … Continue reading

Lipgloss.

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Personally, I’m more of a vibrant, statement, matte lipstick kind of girl. Lipgloss has always just gotten in the way for me? The moment the wind blows, any loose strand of hair is almost magnetised straight for your lips and … Continue reading

The Iron Grip of Materialism

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Graffiti in Beirut, Lebanon.

When I got back from my trip to Uganda, I thought I would never take running water for granted again. I thought I would stop wanting clothes and makeup I don’t really need. But somehow, it all came back so naturally. It seems like the difficulties of everyday life I experienced for a month happened a lifetime ago. I find that interesting, and even a little sad.  Is it really so easy to forget how people live with so little?

As silly as it sounds, the accessibility of media and fast fashion provides people to compare yourself to – people like Kim Kardashian and Miranda Kerr, who have designer bags and personal trainers and perfect skin and sunglasses that hide their nonexistent under-eye circles.* In relatively advantaged societies, these ideals trickle down to people who strive to be the same, to have a fulfilling career, meaningful…

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5th August 2013.

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I’ve decided I really love face masks. Whether it’s the peel one or the wash or clay/mud masks, I love how refreshed I feel after and the feeling as though I have done my skin a great big favour. Me … Continue reading

23rd July 2013.

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It’s kind of funny being woken up by all this doom and gloom crap when almost every morning, for the past two weeks, I’ve been disturbed from my slumber by the glorious rays of the fireball in the sky. I … Continue reading