Daphne K Knows profile of lips and nose

Daphne K Knows

The blog is a touch of, what I call, coffee table cosmetic science, ranging from fragrances to skincare, a passion for our natural environment whilst also having a giggle. I do not hold extreme views and if I don’t have anything nice to say, I choose to say nothing at all.
My goal is to share an appreciation that the power lies within you.

Sharpen your nose, as the nose knows.

Daphne K Knows.

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A mirrored image of a young female scrunching up her nose, due to her unglamorous first job.

Some jobs are on the nose! But you have to start somewhere.

Did I mention that I did not always work in the glamorous world of cosmetics and fragrance development? A Science Degree alone, did not fast track me into my dream job. My first job was more like a nightmare, but I had to start somewhere! My…
Why you can't smell your own perfume? A female heavily spraying a perfume in her bathroom.

Why you can't smell your own perfume

You smell nice! Thanks, but I can’t smell myself! Can you relate? There are some of you that take the matter into your own hands by over spraying yourself and anyone else that dares to come too close! To the people out there that think…
Daphne K Knows running with JB on her back, in the Tough Mudder challenge. Motivating relationships

What Keeps You Motivated?

10 kms down and 10 to go! Grrr....the voice inside my head is saying “Give up!” But there is a voice on the outside, yelling “Daph...come on Daph...nearly there...SMILE!” For the very first time in my life, I ran in a 20 km obstacle…