Posts in Hollywood Fashion Tape

Despite my best efforts to look after the clothes I purchase, I do find myself not getting much wear out of certain fabrics. One thing I constantly have a problem with is pilling. Jumpers, jackets, T-shirts … the list goes on. During one of my midnight trips to CVS while I was in the USA, I came across the display stand for Hollywood Fashion Secrets.

Who Are Hollywood Fashion Secrets

Their most well known product, and ultimately their claim to fame, was their invention of Hollywood Tape. They took a rather mundane piece of stationary known as double-sided sticky tape, and reformulated it to secure clothes to skin. Before Hollywood Tape, nip-slips could be found everywhere from the OSCAR’s red carpet to the dance floor at Hugo’s Kings Cross (that is in Sydney for all you internationals).

Today they make all kinds of wonderful inventions. I have quite a few of their quirky fashion savers and when I see new ones I get quite excited. That is what led me to this haul.

What is this? Wait and see!

My Haul

So there aren’t a heap of products. I feel weird actually calling it a haul, but nevertheless, I bought more than one item so to me it is a haul. Continue Reading

Beauty blogger Kimberly Nissen of The Plastic Diaries reviews Dermaquest Stem Cell 3D Facial Cleanser

Face cleansers are seen as quite an underrated product in terms of our overall skincare needs, but they’re actually really important. The correct cleanser for your skin should remove dirt, debris and build-up that otherwise gets in the way of your other skincare products delivering their best results. A vast majority of skin issues can be activated simply by using the wrong cleanser. When it comes to anti-aging, it’s essential to not use a face cleanser that is drying or stripping. Hydration is key, and that’s one of the major claims behind the DermaQuest Stem Cell 3D Facial Cleanser.

As I continue my fight against aging and dry skin I’ve tested the DermaQuest Stem Cell 3D Facial Cleanser. Is it worth the price tag? Read on to find out.  Continue Reading

Female Hair Loss Before and After

Female hair loss and hair thinning are a growing sector within the beauty market. I used to think female hair loss was a beauty issue and as such could be treated with beauty products. Self-inflicted hair loss is my most common concern. I blamed my tight braids, hair irons and chemical damage. However, the fact remains that the leading causes for female hair loss are health related.

When my normal amount of hair fall dramatically increased, with noticeable receding of my hairline, I panicked. I didn’t know where to begin with treating it but I couldn’t understand why it was happening. I’d stop styling my hair in tight do’s, I rarely heat style and I haven’t dyed my hair in almost 2 years. I ruled out self-inflicted hair loss so I went straight to my GP (doctor) to ask for advice. It turns out that my female hair loss was completely reversible for less than $20!  Continue Reading

Beauty blogger Kimberly Nissen of The Plastic Diaries reviews Trefiel Lace Face Mask, Moisturising sheet mask skincare.

If you follow beauty on Instagram it’s highly likely you’ve seen the Trefiel Lace Sheet Mask. They look like a piece of black lace, often seen adorning the faces of cute beauty influencers. What they actually are is a range of sheet masks. Really pretty sheet masks.

The Trefiel Lace Sheet Mask is available in four formulations – Moisturising, Brightening, Repairing and Toning. Trefiel initially launched with just the Moisturising mask but later rebranded and added 3 more masks to the line-up. I chose to review their original Moisturising Face Mask.  Continue Reading

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