Category Archive: HAIR

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

REPEAT BUYS

I suppose you could call this an ’empties’ post (I love watching those vids on YouTube). These are the 10 products I’ve recently repurchased and half of them cost less than a fiver. They all… Continue reading

REVIEW: BaByliss Curl Secret

This is going to be short and sweet. BaByliss Curl Secret does work brilliantly, but on me, the curls looked absolutely ridiculous. The BaByliss Curl Secret has pioneering Auto Curl™ technology to effortlessly create… Continue reading