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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

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Empties December 2015 & January 2016

December went past in a flash and I didn't get the chance to write an empties post and anyway I hadn't used up many products so I thought I'd leave it till the end of January and now look what's happened I've got a whole heap of stuff to tell you about! So make yourself… Continue reading Empties December 2015 & January 2016


Empties – October 2014

Leader Bare Bar As I sit down to start drafting this month's empties post there are 3 disparate items in a little huddle next to my laptop begging to be included in my empties. Each is interesting in their own right but which to write about first. Well, I guess the most remarkable of the… Continue reading Empties – October 2014


Facing the day: what goes on my face before I leave the house in the morning

I've a pretty standard routine and look each morning for my face. The brands may change from time to time and the shades with fashion and season but I'm a pretty much clean it, moisturise it and make it look as good as you can kind of woman. My daytime look is pretty stripped down… Continue reading Facing the day: what goes on my face before I leave the house in the morning


Vichy Normaderm – Reviews

If you've been keeping up with my posts - and I hope you have - you'll know that I've been trialling some products from the Vichy Normaderm range. If you missed it you can read the post here. I've been trying  out the 3 step process day and night for 7 days using the  Deep… Continue reading Vichy Normaderm – Reviews