Mirror, Mirror

Inspired by the poem “Coming Forth into the Light” by Suzy Kassem. Folklore is about the lessons handed down from generation to generation, while fairytales often explore the human condition. This final editorial plays on the theme, Mirror, Mirror - and the importance of looking inwards. Featuring hand-made, cruelty free eyelashes.

Mirror, Mirror

Product Review : Hiro Cosmetics Pressed Eyeshadows

If you’re on the hunt for a new eyeshadow, why not consider these faerie tale worthy eyeshadows by Hiro Cosmetics? Curious to know why we love them?

Product Review : Hiro Cosmetics Pressed Eyeshadows

A Faerie Tale

Inspired by the vintage illustrations of faeries, the exclusive beauty editorial, photographed by Rachel Manns, evokes enchantment and magic. Featuring untainted beauty products fit for faeries themselves.

A Faerie Tale

Product Review : Vanderohe No.1 Enhancing Body Serum

An enchanting body oil fit for faeries. We review Vanderohe’s new addition to the No.1 family for our Folklore & Fairytales issue.

Product Review : Vanderohe No.1 Enhancing Body Serum

Rapunzel, Rapunzel…Let down your Hair

For us ladies, with fine, limp hair, who doesn’t dream of thicker, fuller looking hair? Wigs.com share 6 hair hacks for Rapunzel-worthy hair and we share our favourite untainted alternatives to achieve it.

Rapunzel, Rapunzel…Let down your Hair

Bedtime Stories

Recommended reading for conscious beauty lovers and other curious minds.

Curious about the perils of toxic chemicals lurking in your beauty products but overwhelmed by the folklore and fairytales available? Here is my recommended reading list of ‘bedtime stories’ to help you on your journey.

Bedtime Stories

Kingdom : A Fable

A fable about perseverance, tenacity and triumph. Inspired by Afroz Shah who started Versova’s beach clean up in Mumbai, India. With a little folklore & fairytale twist for our 7th issue. Shot on location on Versova Beach, as a testament to all the incredible work Afroz and his team of volunteers.

Kingdom : A Fable

DIY Beauty : Friend or Foe?

Has the rise of the beauty influencer as led us into a Pied Piper reality. A land where influencers, not experts, are providing beauty-lovers with part facts, half truths and some down right dangerous DIY beauty advice.

DIY Beauty : Friend or Foe?

Garden of Girls

So what does mental health and stories have in common? Our latest article touches on how modern day storytelling through social media can have a negative impact on our mental wellbeing and artist Ameera Mian share three wonderful illustrations and a short story about enchanted womanhood - with 50% of profits from sales of the illustrations and other artworks going towards Mind charity.

Garden of Girls

Product Review : Josh Rosebrook Tinted Nutrient Day Cream SPF30

Are you after flawless fairytale skin? Well best you start protecting it! Read our review on Josh Rosebrook’s tinted day cream with SPF30, fairytale style.

Product Review : Josh Rosebrook Tinted Nutrient Day Cream SPF30

Product Review : Kosås Blush Duo in Papaya 1972

Are you the kind of beauty who likes a fresh pop of peachy toned blush to brighten up your face? Read our review of Kosås’s Papaya 1972 blush and highlighting duo. Get your blush on!

Product Review : Kosås Blush Duo in Papaya 1972

Product Review : Ere Perez Oat Milk Foundation

Are you after fairytale worthy skin? Perhaps it’s time to reconsider your foundation formulation. Read all about why we have fallen in love with Ere Perez’s Oat Milk Foundation

Product Review : Ere Perez Oat Milk Foundation

Blue, Holi, You

A love story, reincarnated. Khandiz draws inspiration from the Hindu folklore Ramanyana and uses liquid liners, lip pencils and kajals’ to make marks.

Blue, Holi, You