DHC Beauty Lift Eye Care Essence
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It’s a DHC Update!

I thought it was about time that I updated you on some of the latest launches from DHC Japan’s no.1 online skin care company. A few weeks back I had to miss the launch of these two beauties because at the last moment I'd decided to apply for a new job and had just 24… Continue reading It’s a DHC Update!

Aurelia Miracle Cleanser
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Empties – October 2017

Just four products used up this month but they're all little gems! SkinCeuticals Retexturising Activator The Retexturing Activator exfoliates and hydrates. It diminishes the appearance of surface lines and smooths skin; increases the look of overall radiance; boosts moisture levels and is ideal for all skin types. Ingredients include: Refined Urea Complex, Kombuchka (kombucha + black… Continue reading Empties – October 2017

Pai Rosehip Bioregenerate Oil
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The 12 Days of Christmas Collection from Beauty Expert

  I've never had a beauty advent calendar so I reckon that this 12 Days of Christmas Calendar has set the bar really high for the future. It's available from Beauty Expert - priced at £100 but the contents are worth £349.99! Strictly I suppose it's not an advent calendar as Advent is before Christmas… Continue reading The 12 Days of Christmas Collection from Beauty Expert

Beauty Expert & Gatineau
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Skin Health for Autumn

I've previously written about being a fan of on-line beauty retailer Beauty Expert and how I tried out iconic products that I'd always wanted to try. This time around I've been discovering a whole bunch of products that are great for skin health and beauty both inside and out. There are just so many amazing… Continue reading Skin Health for Autumn

Mavala Skin Care
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Mavala takes a new direction

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 Amazing Face
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Emma Hardie Lift and Sculpt Firming Neck Treatment

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

The Balm Mary Lou Manizer
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Empties June – August 2017

Still playing catch up with my empties posts so I've decided to include everything from June through to August as I know these posts are popular and I know why! With all the products that I have to choose from, these are the ones that I stick with right to the end. Skincare Pixi Glow… Continue reading Empties June – August 2017

Bio Extracts
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Discovering Bio Extracts

When I come across a new brand I like to find out the story behind it, how it's developed and well - the whole shebang really! And that's just what I got when I was invited to dinner with Marina Shcherbinina the founder of the Bio Extracts brand. Marina is passionate about her brand and… Continue reading Discovering Bio Extracts

Garnier Skincare
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Garnier Pure Active Sensitive

There are a couple of things that pop into my head immediately when I think of the Garnier brand. First is the hair ad with Davina McCall. (I know she's one of those people you either love or hate but I have to admit to having a bit of a soft spot for her as… Continue reading Garnier Pure Active Sensitive

Boots No 7 Serums
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Is growing up with good skincare habits down to chance – or is it a family thing?

Sponsored feature in partnership with Boots No.7 Did I get skin care tips from my Mum? Not many really. She used to have a pot of something called vanishing cream when I was very small. She rubbed that on followed by a dab of loose powder from a mother of pearl compact and then a… Continue reading Is growing up with good skincare habits down to chance – or is it a family thing?