Browza brow liner
Beauty

Empties February 2018

February may be the shortest month but it's been a fabulous one for products. I've used up and discovered some brilliant products that I want to tell you about - so let's kick off! The  Skimono Beauty Face Mask for Advanced Moisturisation (£14,99) is AMAZING! I honestly think that this it the first time I've used capital letters… Continue reading Empties February 2018

Playa Ritual Hair Oil
Beauty, Travel

California Dreaming with Playa

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

Beauty

Liz Earle: Botanical Shine Limited Edition Collection and bringing Cleanse & Polish into my daily routine for the first time!

Well, this is the week when I learned a whole lot more about Liz Earle. I didn't know that they did hair care or anything else apart from skin care and even then the only thing I had heard a lot about was Cleanse & Polish. Even then (and I'll have to whisper this bit… Continue reading Liz Earle: Botanical Shine Limited Edition Collection and bringing Cleanse & Polish into my daily routine for the first time!

Caudalie
Beauty, Uncategorized

Empties – May 2017

Another bin full of beauty empties this month! First up is trial size from one of the skin care 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

Rush Chandelier
Beauty, hair

Getting a new do at the Rush salon launch in Balham

The Brand  At a guess I'd say that most of my UK readers had heard of Rush. It's an award-winning leading hairdressing group that's one of the fastest growing hair brands around. They already opened three new salons this year with more locations set to follow soon. Since the first salon opened in 1994 the key to growth has been their focus on giving great service. The… Continue reading Getting a new do at the Rush salon launch in Balham

Beauty, hair

Tigi Catwalk – Oatmeal & Honey

As you might have guessed I don't have much to do with catwalks. Although there was a rather kind e-mail the other day from a fashion brand inviting me to Paris fashion week and offering to dress me for the shows that I politely declined as I realised that it was an error and thought… Continue reading Tigi Catwalk – Oatmeal & Honey

Beauty, hair

Empties – January 2017

Almost forgot to post this! It was only seeing someone tweeting about their January empties that reminded me! Always love doing these posts. First because I'm proud that I've used things up right to the end and not wasted them and second because I want tot ell you what it was about these products amongst… Continue reading Empties – January 2017

Beauty, Uncategorized

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

Beauty, London

The Body Shop Rediscovered

When I entered the lobby of the Charlotte Street Hotel lobby to attend the Thirty Plus Blogger Awards I was looking forward to seeing some of my blogger friends receive well deserved awards in one of my favourite SoHo event spaces. The reception room and the screening room where the awards were presented were so… Continue reading The Body Shop Rediscovered

Beauty, celebrity

Discovering the OUAI to everyday effortless hair

The Creator Jen Atkin is the woman behind the OUAI brand. let me just leave that there a moment. We're talking about the person who's styled hair for the likes of  Jennifer Lopez, Gwen Stefani, Emma Stone, Sofia Vergara, Jessica Alba, Kim Kardashian, Cindy Crawford, Katy Perry, and Christina Hendricks and worked with designers and models… Continue reading Discovering the OUAI to everyday effortless hair