6 Beauty Items You’re Not Sure You Need

I think we all know what it feels like to constantly hear about beauty products we can’t live without. We could spend an absolute fortune on the latest must-haves and beauty trends, and that’s on top of our old faithful products that we already use on a daily basis. So we really want to know … Continue reading 6 Beauty Items You’re Not Sure You Need

Time for a Facetox

There is no better time for a skin detox than now, just ahead of the Christmas party season when we all want to look our finest. And that’s one of the reasons I am giving Facetox a go - an organic, cruelty-free, paraben free, mix-it-yourself facemask kit that’s becoming a bit of a beauty craze. … Continue reading Time for a Facetox

The Body Shop Superfood face masks

Last month The Body Shop launched their brand new Superfood Face Mask range, with 5 luxurious-sounding (100% vegetarian) face masks made from key beauty superfood ingredients. Not only are they made from these amazing ingredients from around the world, they are also free from parabens, paraffins, silicone and mineral oils, so they’re a real skincare treat. … Continue reading The Body Shop Superfood face masks

Luminous skin with Illamasqua Radiance Veil

Radiance Veil is the third “veil” (or primer) from my favourite makeup brand Illamasqua. Hydra Veil was about hydration, Matte Veil was about creating a matte base, and now Radiance Veil is there to give skin a dewy glow to dull complexions. It’s made with fine shimmer particles which shine through foundation to create a … Continue reading Luminous skin with Illamasqua Radiance Veil

My new favourite Lush face mask?

The time has come for a free Lush face mask! Yes I finally collected enough empty pots to exchange for a free fresh face mask in store, and I used the opportunity to try a new one – Catastrophe Cosmetic. I mentioned to the helpful shop assistant that my skin is quite sensitive and also … Continue reading My new favourite Lush face mask?

Lush Christmas: Cranberry face mask

As always there has been a lot of excitement about the Lush Christmas range. I generally avoid all of the quirkiest products even though they look so pretty and festive, but when I went in to buy one of their fresh face masks I couldn’t resist choosing their limited edition festive one – Cranberry. This … Continue reading Lush Christmas: Cranberry face mask

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