Category Archive: ANTI-AGEING

Off on holiday! Back 1st November.

Reviews to lookout for when I’m back: Alpha H Liquid Gold Rose – With anti-redness properties, I’m sold! Time Bomb Coconut Cleansing Oil – Not coconutty or oily! Luxe Studio Brushes – The… Continue reading

REVIEW: SkinCeuticals Redness Neutralizer

TRUE STORY A few years ago, when I was still new to blogging (although I still consider myself a newbie), I was invited to experience a ‘special skin calming’ facial at a spa… Continue reading

REVIEW: MAX FACTOR COLOUR ELIXIR LIP LINER – PINK PETAL

I wanted to title this post Charlotte Tilbury Lip Cheat Pillow Talk Dupe, but of course Max Factor’s cheapy Pink Petal lip liner is as far removed from Ms. Tilbury’s iconic product as… Continue reading

REVIEW: Liz Earle Natural Finish Loose Powder

What a disappointment! I was in the market for a tinted face powder. I’ve got tons of translucent ones and as I love (and absolutely can’t do without, even though the coverage is… Continue reading

REVIEW: iluminage Youth Activator UPDATED

Technology hasn’t always been my friend, it would be true to say that I haven’t quite grasped how our big TV works, but give me a beauty device and, well, I consider myself… Continue reading

e.l.f. Studio Baked Blush – Peachy Cheeky

Something I forgot to mention in my e.l.f. Complete Coverage Concealer review was that e.l.f. often offer gifts with purchase for a low minimum spend. I find US brands are usually more generous… Continue reading

REVIEW: e.l.f. Studio Complete Coverage Concealer

I’ve been a little quiet on here lately because I’ve been testing out a few things, and I wanted to give myself time to properly evaluate them. I’m suspicious of bloggers who declare… Continue reading

REVIEW: Nurture Replenish

Hormonal changes run riot during menopause, but fortunately, we’re seeing more brands creating products to address our different hair and skin care needs. I’ve trialled a few products (for over 4 mouths) from… Continue reading

REVIEW: REDKEN Heatcure Hair Mask

I was expecting great things from this self-heating mask by Redken. Firstly, I’m a huge fan of Redken All Soft Shampoo and Conditioner and secondly, well I just love a product you have to… Continue reading

UNDER REVIEW: Marc Jacobs Cover(t) Stick Colour Corrector

I’ve only used this colour correcting make up twice, so I’m still on a learning curve. However, I will be using it every day this week, so will add to this review once… Continue reading

Golden Greens® Expert Collagen Complex with Naticol®

As a self-confessed fan of collagen drinks, I’m always up to trial new formulations. I understand that some schools of thought (and indeed studies), say they make no difference whatsoever, but I have… Continue reading

REVIEW: Instant Effects Instant Lash Serum

Instant Effects Lash Serum is designed to act as thickening primer before mascara AND as a long-term lash growth treatment. An innovative formula that works to thicken, plump and enhance eyelashes. Developed with… Continue reading

REVIEW: e.l.f. Studio Lip Primer & Plumper

I absolutely love this lip primer and plumper by e.l.f. However, it only scores an average of 3.4 (out of 5) from a whopping 425 reviews on the official website, I think I… Continue reading

REVIEW: PMD Kiss Lip Plumping System

The idea behind this device is so obvious, I feel like I could’ve invented it myself! In fact I wish I had, because the PMD Kiss Lip Plumping System (already huge in the… Continue reading

REVIEW Missha – M Dewy Glossy Eyes (Berry Smoothie)

I spotted this eyeshadow by Korean beauty company Missha, on a YouTube tutorial a while ago. I spent ages trying to track it down without much luck, then discovered by accident, that it’s… Continue reading