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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The Body Shop Chinese Ginseng & Rice Clarifying Polishing Mask

Chinese Ginseng & Rice Mask Jar

I got this mask in a goody bag from The Body Shop, the timing was impeccable.  I have the been testing out other skin care – I mentioned in the ekia skin care review post that I had issues with some clogged pores.  So when I discovered I had the Chinese Ginseng & Rice Clarifying […]

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Fabulous Facial with a difference

Better WellBeing Facial

I’ve been visiting Claire for Wellbeing Hydrotherm massages for quite a while and was more than a bit excited when she started offering Wellbeing Facials.  So of course I got booked in and I made the sacrifice and recorded my experience.  One of the massive benefits of doing this, Claire shared massive amounts of information […]

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A Week of Good Things

Brighton/London Vlog

It has been more than a little bit mental of late, which is no bad thing necessarily!  I had a wonderful trip up to London, you would’ve seen snippets and my shopping from the day in my Crown Brush & Vanity X Beauty Event & haul post, I’ve included more as always in the vlog. […]

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Temple Spa In The Beginning

Temple Spa

To say that’d I’m a bit in love with this cleanser is an understatement.  So to prevent me tell you repeatedly that I love this cleanser, I thought I’d tell you now.  I love this cleanser.  Let me introduce the TempleSpa In The Beginning Deep Cleansing Melt, which retails at £28 for 60g.  Now if […]

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Eloquence Skin Care Line

Eloquence Skin care

I was kindly sent the Eloquence 4 step facial skin care line, as well as a  body oil, to test out.  I’ve been using them for just over a month now almost exclusively.  Sadly I’ve started to run out of a few of them, so it’s about time I shared my thoughts on the products. […]

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Sheet Mask Treatment for Spots!

Timeless Truth Sheet Masks

As you’ve likely heard me moan in the past, my skin has been playing up in recent months and would only settle for short periods of time.  I’ve have scarring from spots and generally my face felt clogged.  You may remember my post back in December on the Timeless Truth masks, that I wanted to […]

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Christmas Gifts

Christmas Gifts

I spent Christmas with Simon’s family this year, which was lovely.  We got to relax for a few days, even managing to go on the Boxing day walk for a few hours, followed by a well deserved drink at the end!  A very different Christmas to my family Christmas, for starters there are my siblings […]

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An Evening at The Body Shop

The Body Shop Evening

I’ve been shopping at The Body Shop for quite some time and I recently got an invite to attend a members evening!  They’ve just released the new Oils of Life line and the Intensely Revitalising Facial Oil* in particular had caught my eye.  So of course I said Yes to an evening of pampering, chatting […]

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De-Fuzzing the Face!

I watched a video by Julia Graf on these little gems and I thought I should help spread the word. We all have facial hair, even if we sometimes try to pretend we don’t.  For a long time I got my moustache threaded and I still think that it’s a good option.  I’ve switched to these […]

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Fabulous Facial

So if you follow me on Instagram you probably know I went for a facial last week!  It was fabulous, so I thought I would share my experience.   Doesn’t it just look so inviting. Time to relax I’ve been going to Powder Beauty Boutique for years now, I love the look of it, the […]

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Be Kind To Yourself

For those of you that have come to know me, you’re probably aware that I’m organising a wedding!  Which is a bit full on, throw in a job that can be quite high stress (I’m the Senior QA/Software tester in a small company that deals with rather important clients).  Add in running an Irish dance […]

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Weekend Skin care!

So now for my weekend skincare, I know it’s not even midweek but we can dream of the weekend! Above is a picture of the products I bring out. I should’ve included my Simple face wipes – the standard green package.  I use these to remove any makeup if I’m wearing any. I then lightly […]

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A bit of pampering needed!

So yesterday I was feeling super rubbish, going through the usual monthly fun! Oh the joys of being a female! Anyway painkillers and hot water bottle seemed to be working but I was generally feeling sorry for myself.  So I decided to give myself a mini pamper – something that wouldn’t zap all my energy […]

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