Category Archive: HAIR

Highlighter killer – Dandruff shampoo

I’m going to tread carefully here because I don’t want to upset anyone so, I will cunningly disguise the name of the product I’m talking about and leave it to you to work it… Continue reading

REVIEW: Revlon Pro Collection One Step Dryer & Volumiser

First the Dyson hair dryer and now this; I seem to have a habit of buying (and returning), expensive hair appliances. REVLON PRO COLLECTION ONE STEP DRYER AND VOLUMISER A 2-in-1 styling tool… Continue reading

REVIEW: Dyson Supersonic™ Hair Dryer

A fool and her money… Do I use that opening a lot? This review is based on my personal experience and honestly, I feel relieved it’s all over and I promise never to be… Continue reading

UNDER REVIEW: WOW Dream Coat Sealant

I only have myself to blame. A hair product with ‘amazing humidity-proofing power’ and a promise to ‘magically transform texture,’ encased in a shiny silver bottle, you say? Here, take my money, all £24.00… Continue reading

REVIEW: L’Oreal Professionnel Steampod 2.0

I had my eye on this ‘steampod’ straightener for ages. I don’t use my GHDs to straighten my hair all over, I feel poker straight hair is ageing on women over 50 unless hair… Continue reading

REVIEW: LOréal Professionnel Mythic Oil Brume Sublimatrice

My hair needs a good slap to bring it to its senses. If there’s a hint of moisture in the air, it frizzes up and turns wiry AND fluffy. Fortunately, I’ve found a… Continue reading

Regrets, I’ve had a few…

Here are 13 products I regretted buying this year. If you are going to be picky, then it’s 11, because 4 and 7 are fabulous, they’re just in terrible packaging! A few of… Continue reading

UPDATE: M&S Christmas Beauty Advent Calendar

The Marks & Spencer Christmas Beauty Advent Calendar has landed! It costs £35 when you spend £35 on beauty, clothing and home. This was bought for me last year – a happy accident, Mark… Continue reading

REVIEW: Frederic Fekkai PRx Reparatives 3 Day Transformation

This review has a sting in its tail (or tale, if you like), so I’m keeping it short and bittersweet. Frederic Fekkai PRx Reparatives 3 Day Transformation An intensive hair-strengthening regimen that helps… 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

3D HAIR Natural Hair Building Fibres & DISCOUNT CODE!

I have experienced thinning hair three times in my life; six months after I broke my leg and three months after the birth of my two boys, I was also diagnosed with an… Continue reading

One NOT to Watch: TRINNY on YouTube UPDATED

  UPDATED 19th June 2017 I stopped watching Trinny’s channel a couple of months back, it wasn’t anything in particular, but what I initially found endearing, became irritating – and that’s always a sign… Continue reading

REVIEW: Charles Worthington Colour Revive Mousse, Clear

A few years ago I regularly used a hair glossing product by John Frieda, called Clear Shine Glaze. It came in a huge bottle and was a thick, opaque liquid. Admittedly, there was… Continue reading

Breast Cancer UK #DitchTheJunk

Breast Cancer UK are running a campaign called Ditch The Junk, advising women to choose their beauty products wisely. The ever-expanding number of synthetic chemicals found in cosmetics and personal care products is… Continue reading