Kiss the Moon – after dark face oil

As the pretty name would suggest, Kiss the Moon is all about getting a good night’s sleep. They are a Yorkshire-based company with a small but perfectly-formed collection of bath and face oils, all designed to “get you in the right frame of mind for sleep” with skin-soothing ingredients and aromatherapy oils. I’d never heard … Continue reading Kiss the Moon – after dark face oil

Lush Ultrabland cleanser for sensitive skin

The skin on my face is very sensitive and because I’m so fair it's prone to redness too, so I’ve been looking to buy a very gentle, non-exfoliating facial cleanser. I know exfoliating is a key part of some peoples’ skincare routines, but I’m finding it too abrasive and it just creates extra redness on … Continue reading Lush Ultrabland cleanser for sensitive skin

The curved nail file – nail filing made easier

If you watched the Apprentice back in 2011 you’ll remember winner Tom and his invention, the S-shaped nail file. The point of the curved Stylfile was to make nail filing an easier task, and although I’d never tried it, it was a concept that appealed to me. However, I’d actually forgotten all about it until … Continue reading The curved nail file – nail filing made easier

Girlie things to cheer girls up

I have to admit I had the January blues quite badly this year. I think it was just the contrast between all the exciting activities over Christmas (and in the run-up) and the absence of anything to look forward to as soon as New Year’s Day arrived. Anyway, it seems the best way to get … Continue reading Girlie things to cheer girls up