Wednesday, 22 June 2011

Ozcosmetics Haul

I bought a few things last week that finally arrived today while i was at vision personal trainers
i will be testing these products out and post my findings

Pores no more vacuum cleaner blackhead extractor from dr. brandt
  • helps loosen & removes blackheads
  • absorbs excess oil
  • helps unclog & tighten pores

Deep sea ultra-fine hydrating mist - your soul is timeless, ageless, and free of all physical boundaries and limitations. your soul is not subject to illness, discrimination or grief. your true home is a spiritual mansion where hope springs eternal. you are your own fountain of youth

  • minerals from the deep sea help condition and refresh skin 
  • hyaluronic acid replenishes skin's moisture level
  • beta-glucan helps promote overall skin health
Deep sea revitalizing mask - Philosophy : life is an ocean of perception, and its beach the sands of time. as children, we jump in with splashes and without care. as adults, we dip our toe to test the temperature. as your swim toward each wave, frolic instead of flinch. for you will are your own fountain of youth

  • natural marine extract rich in antioxidants helps revitalize and protect skin
  • minerals from deep sea help condition and refresh skin 
  • sea salt provides gentle purification to help renew skin

Pevonia Botanica Power Repair

Reviews to follow 

Saturday, 18 June 2011

Get Your Blood Running

Thought i might post my work out i did this morning 
not a bad short cardio work out 

20 burpees
20 jumping jacks 
20 walking lunges 
5 mins jog
10 push ups 
10 reverse push ups 
20 lunges 
5 mins jog 
1 min plank on elbows
20 full sit ups 
5 mins jog
20 bicycle crunches 

don't forget water and breath

Tahini Cookies

Here is a recipe i made a few weeks ago turned out rather alright considering it healthy 

Prep Time - 15 mins Cook Time - 10 mins

Makes about 12

6 Tablespoons tahini 
1/2 Cup Honey 
1/2 Teaspoon Ground Cinnamon
1 1/2 Cups Quick Cooking Oats
1/2 Chopped Walnuts (or if desired dried fruit i like dates)

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease cookie sheets.
  2. In a medium bowl, stir together the tahini, honey and cinnamon. Mix in walnuts and oats until well blended. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto the prepared cookie sheets. Cookies should be about 2 inches apart.
  3. Bake for 10 minutes in the preheated oven, or until edges are slightly brown. Cool on the baking sheet for a few minutes before removing to wire racks to cool completely.


Wednesday, 15 June 2011

Coffee Talk

Siting here with a hot cuppa tea and cookies and cream chocolate which i ain't sharing
I bring to you a dose of me and my forever ramblings

there will be an eclipse tonight or should i say in the morning about 3.30 am, so at 3.30 am I'm gonna get up in the cold take my backside out the front and watch what i hope to be a good view considering its 3.30 am and i don't even know what that hour is
i will fill up my Maxwell Williams latte mug (from Robins Kitchen) with my all new favourite jarra latte seriously you have to try this very smooth cant wait to try the other flavors

 on another note cupcakes ...... yes cupcakes are seriously in                  right now they have some cute bags out at the moment mum and          i picked up cupcake bags yesterday just looking at it makes u                      want cupcakes an sprinkles to 

And for some beauty tips to finish up the night

1. For a morning glow, porridge with skimmed milk topped with flaxseed and blueberries and a glass of orange juice. healthy inside and out

2. Green Tea has a number of beauty benefits , rich in antioxidants which protect against free radicals an premature ageing but also increases your metabolism

3.  Your never to old to make a statement on the dance floor great exercise to keep the body rockin it will also bring a youthful flush to the cheeks what are you waiting for dance!

4. For puffy red eyes soak a couple of tea bags in warm water an place on the eyes for 10 minutes and relax

5. Even if you don't feel like you sweat much during your work out chances are your skin has evaporated more moisture fast fix when you don't have time for a shower use cleansing wipes to remove sweat an oil clean skin will reduce the chance of blemishes

Tuesday, 14 June 2011

About Me

My name is Jo, I am 24 years old, and I absolutely love all things girly! This blog will cover makeup, hair products, reviews, diet tips, beauty tricks, Recipes, Exercise - anything and everything that I feel like writing about.

as for credentials go, I am self taught. but looking forward to beauty courses in the near future - this is my passion!

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