Payot Perform Sculpt Roll-On

[AD – Gifted & Affiliate Links] Discovering Payot

Today I'm bringing you something new from Payot. It's a brand I've heard of before but knew nothing at all about until recently. So I've been reading up. The brand began in 1920, created by Nadia Payot, one of the first female doctors who was also involved in the women's rights movement. She was committed… Continue reading [AD – Gifted & Affiliate Links] Discovering Payot

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Dafna’s Revival Bio-Active Beauty Mask

This unassuming pot of cream is actually quite wonderful! It's the Revival Bio Active Beauty Mask from Dafna and it combines bio-active ingredients including encapsulated charcoal, hyaluronic acid, ginseng and reishi for a transformative effect that brings back vitality to your skin. The mask is different from any I've used before because its application takes… Continue reading Dafna’s Revival Bio-Active Beauty Mask

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Nu Colour – bringing the best of Nu Skin to colour

If you heard about the Nu Skin brand then you'll probably know that it's science-based and a class act. What you might not know is that they've brought all that expertise to their colour cosmetics range. This is a makeup range that enhances your natural beauty so expect classic colours rather than stand-out brights. What… Continue reading Nu Colour – bringing the best of Nu Skin to colour

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Empties – May 2017

Another bin full of beauty empties this month! First up is a trial size from one of the skincarem brands that's really making me sit up and take notice it's Murad's Rapid Collagen Infusion.  I found this in a goodie bag from a House of Fraser customer event and it was the perfect excuse to try another… Continue reading Empties – May 2017

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Empties – December 2016

So it's time to say goodbye to 2016 and to finish things off properly here's the update on the products that I used up this month. OUAI Treatment Masque I loved the OUAI range from Jen Atkin - see my review here. The Treatment Masque comes in sachets to provide a mask formulated to repair damage… Continue reading Empties – December 2016

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Discovering Naobay (Natural And Organic Beauty And You)

In the midst of all the Christmas madness attending events, writing Christmas gift guides and planning my own Christmas I came across this brand NAOBAY that's made in Valencia. It's a world away from all the over hyped glitzy and glamorous brand and quite frankly a breath of fresh air. I should be honest, I'm always… Continue reading Discovering Naobay (Natural And Organic Beauty And You)


Getting to know Mary Kay

You know when you've seen someone around your office, they've worked there for years and you've never really spoken to them because you think you know what they're about? Well, that's kind of what happened with me and Mary Kay. I'd never tried it, didn't come across it very often and thought it wouldn't be… Continue reading Getting to know Mary Kay

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Essentials for Halloween, Christmas and beyond

To be honest I haven't really accepted that summer is done - even though I got caught in a thunderstorm today and had to put on a fleece while watching TV to save putting on the heating. Still Christmas events have been going on in the blogging world since July and eventually I had to… Continue reading Essentials for Halloween, Christmas and beyond


My autumn fragrance collection – new additions

It's about this time of year that I like to swap around the fragrances  I have on display. I put away the overtly summery scents and bring out the autumn/winter stash. What's exciting this time around is that I've got two new fabulous scents to add to the collection that I want to share with… Continue reading My autumn fragrance collection – new additions


Empties – August 2016

The August empties are way overdue - and I've even started gathering some from September! So that you don't need to wait any longer to see what I've used up this month - here's the list and links. Some real goodies here - so take some time and have a read! L'Erbolario Narciso Sublime Shower… Continue reading Empties – August 2016