Over my five years as a beauty blogger, I've learned so much more about skin care than I have in the other 57 years of my life. One of the things that I found most interesting was to start to understand what various ingredients do and what my own skin needs and loves. One of … Continue reading [AD affiliate link] Dermatologist Solutions Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate from Kiehl’s
I've been catching up on things and so I've merged the empties for January and February into one for you this time around. Caudalie Beauty Elixir £32 (100ml) This time I used up my mini size Beauty Elixir that came in a Christmas bauble style pack. I've featured it before here if you'd like to read … Continue reading [AD – Gifted & Affiliate Links] Empties – January & February 2019
You probably know that I'm a bit of a magpie when it comes to choosing beauty products and the first thing I'm attracted to is how they look - I like chic and luxurious packaging that'll look great on the shelf or in my make-up bag. So, you'll understand my struggle when I was offered … Continue reading [AD – Gifted & Affiliate Links] O’Keeffe’s Skincare Solutions
Not sure if it's just me - but do any of you struggle to incorporate products into your routine when they don't fit into the "Cleanse, Tone, Moisturise" categories in an obvious way? Well, that's what initially happened to me with this fabulous product from Emma Hardie. You see, this Emma Hardie Plump & Glow … Continue reading [AD – gifted & affiliate links] Emma Hardie Plump & Glow Hydrating Facial Mist
Over the last couple of months, I've been trialling this recent addition to the Inner Senses range - the Reset Beauty Potentiating Facial Elixir. Founded by Lisa Basso, an aromatherapy teacher and practitioner, the Inner Senses brand honours apothecary traditions. After training in the UK, Lisa moved to teach in Barbados, where she lived on a … Continue reading [AD – gifted] RESET Beauty Potentiating Facial Elixir from Inner Senses
Back in my earlier blogging days, I used to provide way more news and update posts than I do now. It's something that I'd like to pick up on again soon but there's never enough time. Still, when Caudalie let me know that they are offering a new discovery size of their Resveratrol[Lift] Face Lifting … Continue reading [AD – gifted & affiliate links] New Discovery Size – Caudalie Resveratrol Lift Face Lifting Soft Cream
I've been trialling the ION Sei Electronic toothbrush for around a month now. I don't use it every single time I brush - sometimes I grab my normal toothbrush when I'm tired, by accident almost, but this is what has proved to me that my teeth feel so much cleaner when I use the ION … Continue reading [AD-Gifted] ION Sei Electric Toothbrush
So while we all adjust to the very odd new rules on how the CMA is asking us to alert readers to where we have been paid to write about a product, where we've been sent a sample to review, or where we have a previous relationship with a brand, I've had to designate this … Continue reading [AD Gifted] ANNMARIE GIANNI Illuminating Pearl Mask
For my first post of 2019, I'm bringing you the familiar - an empties post. I'm pretty sure that many of you will be looking forward to trying new things and perhaps you'll discover something here that I used up in December in hair, makeup and skincare categories.
So what have I got to say for myself now that Christmas is done with and 2018 is almost at an end? I've certainly not been posting on the blog as often as in previous years and despite there being drafts of several Christmassy type posts half written I've not posted for almost a month, … Continue reading So that was Christmas – what now?