Thursday, 25 July 2019

Review: The Body Shop Honey Bronze Tinted Leg Mist Bronzer

It’s summertime here finally! After a long and rainy spring, I can’t wait to go outside and soak up some sun. If you’re like me, Casper the Friendly Ghost pale lookin' ass, becoming a bronzed summer goddess is the dream. So why not try to get that achievable tan?

Monday, 8 July 2019

Review: The Body Shop Himalayan Charcoal Purifying Glow Mask

Wow, what a mouthful of a title, eh? I dare you to try and say that ten times fast. This review has been long overdue as I’ve been loving this product for a few months now - the Himalayan Charcoal Purifying Glow Mask from The Body Shop’s bestselling range of facial treatments and face masks.

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

✖️ GAD & Battling Constant Fear

I’m an anxious person. It’s often hard for me to openly talk about my anxiety, because not one thing in particular will trigger it, it’s everything…
Monday, 4 February 2019

✖️ If We Were Having Coffee

Let’s be honest here, I’ve been away for far too long now, and have potentially lost a bit of my mojo. Life took a few unexpected twists and turns, which naturally happens. But, here I am trying to make a comeback and hopefully, give myself a fresh start.
Sunday, 3 February 2019

✖️ Fresh Start

Hey there, internet world. It’s been a minute, hasn’t it?

I’m really glad that you’ve found your way to my blog. I was going to keep this short and sweet, but, I’m in love with writing, and on the break I took I found myself missing it more and more each day that passed. However, I do feel like some changes need to be made. ‘Alura Dupuis’ has made its mark and has come to an end. No, truly, I loved what I started creating, but as time went on, it just didn’t feel like ‘me’ anymore.

Wednesday, 7 February 2018


As a face mask and skin-care enthusiast, you can imagine my genuine delight when I came across LUSH releasing a new line of brand called ‘Jelly Face Masks.’ This product is formulated with a seaweed extract that brings an intriguing, squishy texture. If you enjoy any of the Shower Jellies then this review is right up your alley!

Wednesday, 17 January 2018


(Photo is of my friend Sam, full credits to him)

Social media and the internet in general can be a wonderful, yet terrible thing. Off and on throughout 2017 and 2016 I was unlucky enough to experience some of the more terrible and negative bits.... Don't you worry, this isn't a lengthy post about why and how, as I like to keep things positive and upbeat. This is how I handled it.