What are the simple tips for using makeup?

What are the simple tips for using makeup?

I’ve been applying makeup for probably close to a decade now, starting to get into it at the age of 14, however that doesn’t mean to say I’ve been doing it right. I feel as though, especially over the last few years, trends are constantly changing, from the Kim...
Does slugging work?

Does slugging work?

Slugging, it’s the skincare trend that has seen an influx of tiktokers lathering their face in a thick layer of petroleum jelly before bed. Its rise in popularity has seen great numbers of people put this technique to the test. Although its kind of gross, many people...
Pre-Wedding Skincare

Pre-Wedding Skincare

A pre-wedding skincare routine is essential to help your skin feeling and looking the best for your wedding day, however, if skincare is a new experience for you, it can feel a bit confusing when it comes to known what to use. This blog won’t go through the ins and...
Unique Wedding place setting ideas

Unique Wedding place setting ideas

Planning for the big day is something that should be taken extremely seriously as for some it is seen as the most important day of their lives. Weddings take a great deal of organisation from deciding on the guest list to choosing what type of flowers will be in the...
Vitamins & Minerals for Healthy Skin

Vitamins & Minerals for Healthy Skin

Maintaining healthy skin is thought by many to only be achieved through having a vigorous skincare routine. Although this is a big contributing factor to having glowing skin, there is much more to it than just applying a toner and face cream. Internally, vitamins and...
How important is Body Butter?

How important is Body Butter?

Looking after your skin is super important, it is your body’s biggest organ after all, making skin care a top priority. Body butters are the perfect quick fix to keep your skin looking radiant and nourished for, usually, quite a few days at a time. A body butter is...
Skincare tips for all ages

Skincare tips for all ages

You may not realise it, but your skin tells the story of your life. It shows people if you spent a lot of time in the sun, if you smoke, if you’ve used a lot of skincare products or none and even if you’ve experienced long bouts of stress in your life. The face is a...
5 Skincare Tips for Beginners

5 Skincare Tips for Beginners

If you’re new to the Sweet Cecily’s blog, Hi I’m Sophie! Every Tuesday and Thursday we upload blogs written by, usually either, Myself or Beth. We have a bunch of advice blogs regarding skincare, so make sure to check them out! In this blog I’ve chosen a few of my...
What advice we’d give our teenage selves…

What advice we’d give our teenage selves…

Here at Sweet Cecily’s HQ, we work very closely with each other (Dorrie, Beth & Sophie) even sharing one desk between us! To make the day go a bit quicker, we often pause our work and chat about anything and everything you can possibly think of. Every so often,...
Does Face Mapping work?

Does Face Mapping work?

Spots can be extremely frustrating, especially when they decide to show days before an important event. The truth is, almost everyone will encounter a blemish breakout throughout their lives. You may have noticed that you have a certain area of your face that is more...
Can Propolis relieve Psoriasis and Eczema?

Can Propolis relieve Psoriasis and Eczema?

If you are someone who suffers with Psoriasis or Eczema, finding a skincare product that can soothe your irritated, raw, delicate skin  can seem like an almost impossible job. It may even be the case that prescribed cream from the doctors has little to no impact on...
Is exfoliating your skin necessary?

Is exfoliating your skin necessary?

For me (Sophie), the one bit of skincare I always seem to forget is exfoliating, so how necessary is it? Exfoliating is this process of removing dead skin cells and is recommended to be done twice a week as part of your weekly skincare routine. Exfoliating is actually...