Mavala takes a new direction

Mavala Skin Care

Chances are that if you know the brand name Mavala you'll know it because of its nail care products. This new venture has been in the making for a while and combines their Swiss heritage, botanical surroundings and scientific approach to create their Swiss Skin Solution. Key ingredients are: Swiss mallow flower for its anti-inflammatory … Continue reading Mavala takes a new direction


Emma Hardie Lift and Sculpt Firming Neck Treatment

Emma Hardie Amazing Face

I've gone from not knowing anything about the Emma Hardie brand, to hearing about her much-loved Moringa Cleansing Balm to actually meeting Emma and learning all about her latest beauty miracle all in the space of a few weeks! What I like about Emma is that she's down to earth and knows her stuff. She's … Continue reading Emma Hardie Lift and Sculpt Firming Neck Treatment

Getting to know Gatineau

Melatogenine Futur Plus, ACX Probiotic, Peeling Expert

I've been blogging for over 3½ years and have tried so many different skin care brands and I've come to realise that I've only scratched the surface of what's out there. It can also be a really expensive experience with the best products needing serious financial investment and that's where I've learned something these past … Continue reading Getting to know Gatineau

French Kiss from Caudalie

Caudalie French Kiss - Seduction

Caudalie is a brand that I fall in love with all over again each time they bring out something new! This time they're feeling a little flirty with French Kiss - their new collection of tinted lip balms. Enriched with grape-seed polyphenols, beeswax, aloe vera and castor & sunflower oils they nourish, repair and provide anti-oxidants … Continue reading French Kiss from Caudalie

New Fragrance – Ghost Dream

Ghost Dream

GHOST Dream is a new floral oriental scent.  Malaika Firth fronts the campaign to represent the feminine and independent women that will embrace this scent.  Ghost have strayed from their usual design style with this bottle that captures the light in a way that is like the play of light on rippling water. Heavy glass … Continue reading New Fragrance – Ghost Dream

California Dreaming with Playa

Playa Ritual Hair Oil

It's been so very long since I spent time in California and yet when my Playa hair products arrived from California the memories* came flooding back even before I opened the package. The post mark said Marina Del Rey - a world away from where I was sat opening the package. (Tooting may have just … Continue reading California Dreaming with Playa

Prism Age Defiance Cream from Heaven by Deborah Mitchell

Heaven Prism Cream

You've probably seen quite a lot of Deborah Mitchell on TV recently with her appearance on Spa Wars making us laugh and reminding us why she's become so successful. I've reviewed some of her products previously so you'll know that I rate them, as do some of the royals but I thought it was time … Continue reading Prism Age Defiance Cream from Heaven by Deborah Mitchell