Botanicals Organic Skincare

Botanicals Organic Skincare WO Lids

This little box of goodies is the Gentle Skincare Organic Beauty Box from Botanicals.   It arrived a few months ago and I dived straight in to play with everything and I’ve discovered a few new loves, so of course, I had to share!  Please note – I was sent these to test out, all opinions are […]

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Holy Grail Skincare

Holy Grail Skincare

I have raved about this skincare repeatedly lately.  It has appeared in my January and February Favourites posts, my Morning Skincare Routine 2017 and just general chats about skincare.  I am very much in love with this skincare, just in case you hadn’t guessed!

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Morning Skincare Routine 2017

Morning Skincare Routine Cover

I’ve been utterly loving my current skincare routine, so I thought I would share my morning routine to start.  I still intend doing a full review of some of these products soon.  I’ve also created a simple instructional video, which is at the bottom of this post.  It’s a wonderful way to wake up your […]

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August Favourites!

August Makeup Beauty Favourites

I’ve some wonderful new additions this month and a marvellous rediscoveries.  This month I bought new skin care, I repurchased the Emma Hardie Moringa Cleansing Balm*, this is a great evening cleanser, removing all traces of makeup and leaving my skin lovely & soft.  I’ve been trying out the Oskia Renaissance Cleansing Gel* in the […]

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August High End & High Street Beauty Buys

Beauty Buys

It was my birthday in August, so I may have treated myself to the odd nice item this month and a tiny spurge.  Obviously because it was my birthday, while I was in Dublin  I did pick up a few items that you can’t pick up in the UK.    I repurchased my Botanics Cleansing […]

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High End & High Street Beauty Haul

I may have done a bit of damaged recently, a lot of repurchases but I also took the opportunity to pick up some new items to test out!  I’ve a mix of high street & high end makeup and skin care. Let’s start with the high street buys.   From Superdrug I got the MUA […]

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The Body Shop Camomile Cleansers

Camomile Cleansers As you can probably tell I’ve been trying these out for quite a while, you can see the haul from back at the start of September.  I do try and use skin care for as long as I can before reviewing – some skin care reacts a lot quicker.  On with the review! […]

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My Winter Skin Care

Winter Skin Care So as you can see I use quite a few different products to look after my skin.  You probably guessed after reading my post on Too Much Exfoliating, that my skin has really dried out and it was generally not particularly happy! So lets dive in with Cleansers Winter Cleansers For morning […]

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Clinique Take the Day Off Review

Clinique Take the Day Off I’ve been using this lovely cleanser for about a month, every single day.  I generally use it in the evenings and continue to use my Emma Hardie cleansing balm in the morning. I find this cleansing balm really good at breaking down my makeup, more so that my EH.   […]

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November Favourites

November Favourites Only a few favourites this month and one favourite will likely come as a bit of a surprise! Lets start with the skin care I’ve been really loving the Clinique Take the Day off cleansing balm.  This has a smoother texture to the Emma Hardie cleansing balm.  It does an absolutely fantastic job […]

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Botanics 97% Organic Hot Cloth Cleansing Balm Review

So I’ve been testing out this little tub of goodness for about 6 weeks now and I have to admit that I actually do enjoy this product.  Not as much as my Emma Hardie cleansing balm, but this is not bad at all for a budget cleansing balm. This is quite a thick balm and […]

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Replacement Haul!

So as you know I’m still on my spending ban, I did however decide that I would buy replacements for any products I used up.  So these are the bits I decided to replace!   First up are the Origins GinZing Refreshing eye cream, (£23 for 15ml), Origins GinZing Energy boosting moisturiser (£23 for 50ml) […]

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Emma Hardie Cleansing balm Review

You may have seen this in a recent haul from Space nk.  I’ve heard about this product for quite a while but never really had reason to buy it.  Recently however my skin hasn’t been overly happy.  It has definitely improved in the past few months but it felt like it had plateaued.  I still […]

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