I love shopping for Christmas presents, especially beauty and skincare gifts and I’m always determined to buy people gifts that they really like, not just any old tat that will be thrown into the back of a wardrobe. I always used to leave my shopping until very late December…I’m talking Christmas Eve. Literally over-heating in… Read More Christmas Gift Guide: The Beauty Edit
My favourite time of the year is summer. I love having a cup of tea in the garden when the sun begins to rise, reading a book outside and tending to my lovely flowers and plants. I love going for country walks or to the beach to watch the sunset. I find gardening really therapeutic…seeing… Read More My love of nature and the outdoors and *trying* to embrace winter
If I’m being completely honest, I didn’t particularly want to go and view the exhibition of the Dutch artist, Piet Mondrian as I’m not a huge fan of his work but I convinced myself that I was being a little narrow minded and couldn’t have an informed opinion unless I went to see it in… Read More Mondrian and his Studios
My love affair with GHD began way back in 2003. I was in a year 11 maths lesson and noticed that a girl who usually had wavy untamable hair instead had straight, sleek and shiny locks. I asked her what she’d used and she told me they were electric hair straighteners called GHD. I practically… Read More GHD Platinum Review
Beauty Belle kindly sent me one of their Timeless Truth Hydra-Intense Black Charcoal Sheet Masks to review. They asked what type of skin I have and I told them I was suffering with dry skin on my forehead so they sent me this particular mask, which has been specifically developed for dehydrated skin. I had… Read More Timeless Truth Hydra-Intense Black Charcoal Sheet Mask Review
There’s an exciting new fragrance collection on the block: SEKSY beauty. It comprises of three eau de parfums: SEKSY Entice, Embrace and Elegance. I was sent a 50ml bottle of SEKSY Embrace; it’s a really pretty twelve sided bottle embellished with a dazzling Swarovski crystal and a beautiful charm, the latter which drapes around the… Read More SEKSY Entice Perfume Review
If I’m honest, I don’t particularly like paying full price for expensive products, I’ll search the internet for a discount code or wait until it goes down in the sale. Expensive perfumes rarely get reduced, but if they’re in a gift set at Christmas, they are often reduced in the January sales. So after lusting… Read More Jean Paul Gaultier Scandal Review
If you want to smell like an absolute goddess and have skin as smooth as silk, then this is the product for you: Roger and Gallet’s Fleur de Figuier Nourishing Oil. Once again, not a sponsored post, but my humble and honest opinion!
I wanted my first post to be a review of Antipodes Vanilla Pod Hydrating Day Cream because it is literally my skin saviour! I started using this moisturiser six years ago and I’ve never looked back.