Kiehl's Powerful Strength Line Reducing Concentrate

[AD affiliate link] Dermatologist Solutions Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate from Kiehl’s       

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       


Empties – December 2018

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.


Empties – November 2018

Hello to all you avid readers of my empties posts. This month's empties are all skincare finds that I've loved enough to use all the way to the end. Believe me, I have drawers full of half used stuff that never makes it this far and ends up getting chucked away because it went out… Continue reading Empties – November 2018


Empties – August & September 2018

During this transitional time as the seasons are changing, I've found myself reaching for different products to manage my skin and hair and also to change-up my look from light and bright to richer and warmer. For those of you who like to know what I've been using up and finishing off here are my… Continue reading Empties – August & September 2018

Flower and Spice Modern Apothecary

Indulgent Midnight Beauty Serum from Flower and Spice, Modern Apothecary

It's always good to be able to introduce you to something new in the market. This time its the Midnight Beauty Serum from Flower and Spice, Modern Apothecary sits clearly in the indulgent bracket but just now and then, when you need a boost and the evidence backs up the hype you need to allow yourself… Continue reading Indulgent Midnight Beauty Serum from Flower and Spice, Modern Apothecary


Empties July 2018

So, I'm back again with my empties. July was hot hot hot! so makeup was sliding off my face and I resorted to using very little. I can't go without the basics when I'm outside my own home though so brows, lashes and lips have still been covered along with the usual skin care. I've really… Continue reading Empties July 2018

L'Oreal Age Perfect Cell Renew

Empties – June 2018

With a couple of weeks off work, I've managed to not leave my June empties too long before bringing them to you to tell you what I think. There are only four this month but I like to think that quality is better than quantity. What's also unusual is that three out of the four… Continue reading Empties – June 2018

Caudalie Vinosource S.O.S. Thirst Quenching Serum
Beauty, Offer

Staying hydrated this summer with Caudalie Vinosource

Now, you know that I don't normally review skin care products until I've had the opportunity to test them thoroughly - and I only picked up these beauties on Friday so this post isn't going to be about their efficacy. But I've got my hands on the best offer from Caudalie! I don't want you… Continue reading Staying hydrated this summer with Caudalie Vinosource

Strivectin Advanced Acids

Advanced Acids from Strivectin

So this is my first look at the brand Strivectin. I've not really seen much of them until now, although I've heard the name, but the introduction of their new Advanced Acids range has led me to take a closer look. These are powerful products that combine skin transforming acids with NIA-114™ to give your skin… Continue reading Advanced Acids from Strivectin