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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Jane Iredale Lip Colour Review

Jane Iredale Lip Products

I was sent an awesome parcel a while ago from Jane Iredale, filled with sweets, shades and most importantly, lip products!

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Glamping: Midweek Getaway!

Drinking Tea

Not too long ago I was basking in the peace and quiet of a beautiful yurt at Alde Garden campsite.  We stayed for two nights and it was rather wonderful, to be honest.  Yes, I took lots of photos…it was needed!

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Jane Iredale Eyeshadow Kit Review | Naturally Matte

I am still raving about Jane Iredale, what can I say, it’s clearly love!  I picked up this beautiful eyeshadow palette while I was visiting Jane Iredale’s offices in London – you can read all about that in my post all about Discovering Clean Beauty.  Back to the eyeshadow – specifically the Naturally Matte palette.

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Make Up For Ever Smoothing Primer Review

Make Up Forever Primer

I’ve been using this primer for the last few months – I finally got around to testing it after actually buying it at the end of 2017 – you can always have a nosy at what else I bought on my Philly trip in my USA Haul post.  Back to the matter at hand.  The […]

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6 Month Skincare Update & Review

Hooray a new post – first of the year in fact.  It’s nice to slowly get back into it.  Today I’m back with a big skincare update, I’ve been trying out lots of different products in the last 6 months and I thought it about time I actually reviewed them for you.  Yes I know, […]

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MUA Fire Vixen Eyeshadow Palette Review

MUA Fire Vixen Eyeshadow Palette

So this little palette is a bit of a find, which palette is that?  Well the MUA Fire Vixen Eyeshadow Palette* of course!  I picked this up last month along with a few other bits – you can check out the Updating My Seasonal Beauty Haul to see what else I bought at the time.  Back […]

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Excellent Fake Nails From ImPress

I don’t know about you, but I’m a picker.  I’ve managed to break the habit of biting my nails, but I do still find myself picking at my nails.  I tend to keep my nails painted to stop me, which does work.  Although every now and then I need to just prevent myself from picking. […]

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Holiday Reads

Books To read On Holiday

While we’ve been travelling, I’ve fallen back in love with reading.  I used to read everyday, I’d entirely fallen out of the habit.  It was rather nice to sit out on the balcony with beverage of choice – often a coffee or beer, reading and chilling out.  I’ve all but one book in the picture, […]

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The Ultimate Chocolatey Treat?

Paxton Chocolate Thins Close Up

After arriving back from our travels I was more than a bit excited to receive a parcel stuffed with lots of chocolate goodies from Paxton Chocolates*.  I’ve developed a bit of a sweet tooth of late, so to have a selection of various chocolates to try out, well you can imagine my delight…my mother in […]

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Spectrum Brush Review!

Spectrum Brushes 4

Before we even begin, would you just take a look at how beautiful these brushes are! Seriously.  Just all the pretty. Right on to the review. These are actually two collections, we have the The Siren Shell set and get a snazzy shell brush holder.  I picked up these at a beauty show, so I did get […]

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Soultree Natural, Organic Kajal Liners!

Soultree Kajal Liners Cover

I have had these beautiful liners in my stash for a wee while – you might remember seeing them my Buying all the things post.  I’ve worn them quite a few times since and I really enjoy them.  So what are they?  Well they’re the Soultree Ayurvedic Kajals, which use organic ghee and natural mineral colours. […]

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Seahorse Plankton Beauty Boosting BB Cream

Seahorse BB Cream

I’ve been putting off doing this a review of the Seahorse Plankton Beauty Boosting BB Cream – my eczema is driving me potty, but then I thought it might be good for those of you that have similar issues!  So no pointing and laughing at my dry patches.

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Kat Von D Lock It Foundation Review

Kat Von D Lock It Foundation cover

If you’ve been following me over on Instagram, you would’ve seen my utter excitement over finally laying hands on this foundation.  It’s the Kat Von D Lock It foundation.  Quick details, this costs £27 from Debenhams*, you get the standard 30ml and there are 30 shades available. Shade Range As mentioned, there are 30 shades […]

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Hollywood Bowl Opening Night

Hollywood Bowl VIP Opening Night Brighton

Last Thursday I got invited along to the Opening night of the Hollywood Bowl in Brighton!  It was once upon a time the Bowlplex, which had definitely seen better days.  As I’m so utterly amazing at bowling *lies, all lies*, I went along with Holly from Closing Winter.  I’m so glad I went, we had […]

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Clarins Supra Volume Mascara Review

Clarins Supra Volume Mascara

You might remember seeing this mascara from my recent Simple Glowy Look.  I picked it up as part of one of Christmas gift sets, they’re such a great wait to try out different products.  This is the Clarins Supra Volume mascara*, which retails for £21.50 and you get the standard 8ml.    It’s definitely on […]

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Clarins BB Skin Perfecting Cream Review

Clarins BB CreamText

I’ve had Clarins gift vouchers gathering dust for a wee while, so I decided to splurge out on a few makeup bits.  First for review is the Clarins BB Skin Perfecting Cream.  This retails at £30 for 45ml and has SPF25.  There are only 3 shades available, I have the lightest shade, 01 Fair.  I […]

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