My fave rose-scented beauty must-haves

  Did you know? It takes over 20lbs of petals to make just 5ml of rose otto oil? …That’s five dozen roses per drop! Here are a few of my…

Brighten Up: my favourite deep & dark aromatics for Spring…

Are you in dire need of a pick me up to signify Spring is finally here? OK, well here’s some inspiration… I’m a fan of the dark side (as any…

In Beautiful Shape!

A well deserved fifteen nominations for The Shape of Water for tonight’s Oscars… Surely Best Director at the very least for Guillermo del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth, The Hobbit and Crimson Peak).…

In Bed With Jo…asking: CAN YOU USE RETINOL AROUND YOUR EYES?

The Hottest Eye Cream Now! We pretty much all need to use an eye product; not just at my age, but really from our early 20s onwards, when we start…

Do you really need probiotics in your skincare?

Goodbye “anti-ageing”, hello ‘vitality’, as the probiotics trend reveals the desire to ‘glow from within’ as the new way to ‘feed your skin’. ‘Pre & probiotics in skincare purely a…

SLOJO Sunday Moments

  A Happy Sunday … is a SLOJO Sunday! That one day in the week when, regardless of our busy lives we should try to pause, take a breath from…

In Bed With Jo…talking AGELESS V AGEIST? 50+ Beauty

Let’s be honest! Love these three fabulous women in beauty for snuggling down with me to talk ageless V ageism in the beauty industry. Come check out the lively video…

THE ONE SPEEDY BEAUTY TOOL

THE ONE MAKEUP YOU NEED! A CRAYON STICK Time poor, hate laboured makeup, but in need of a quick fix? I’m THE most laidback beauty ed there is, so here’s…

AURA AROMA: match your scent to your mood!

Choose an aroma to match your personality and your aura! We instinctively choose what fashion colours to wear to make us feel more confident, dynamic, sexy, flirtatious – so why…