Altruist Sunscreen – Your cheapest anti-ageing weapon

Altruist Sunscreen – Your cheapest anti-ageing weapon

The number one anti-ageing tip of all time is – ALWAYS WEAR SUNSCREEN. It doesn’t matter what time of the year it is, if you’re in daylight, than your skin needs protecting from UVA and UBV rays. Plus, with cases…

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REVIEW: Time Bomb PEACE + QUIET Coconut Cleansing Oil

REVIEW: Time Bomb PEACE + QUIET Coconut Cleansing …

Time Bomb PEACE + QUIET Coconut Cleansing Oil is an Oil-based formula that gently dissolves and removes surface impurities, including wax, silicone and oil-based makeup, and SPF products.  We all need to wear SPF daily, but it can sometimes be tricky…

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REVIEW: SkinCeuticals Redness Neutralizer

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 in a well-known London hotel. I was…

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REVIEW: MAX FACTOR COLOUR ELIXIR LIP LINER – PINK PETAL

REVIEW: MAX FACTOR COLOUR ELIXIR LIP LINER – …

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 you can get – OR IS IT?…

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REVIEW: Liz Earle Natural Finish Loose Powder

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 a tad light), Liz Earle Sheer Tint…

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

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

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 something’s a Holy Grail product after just…

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REVIEW: Nurture Replenish

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 the Nurture Replenish* range, specifically for women who…

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REVIEW: Bobbi Brown Eye Gloss – Beach Nude

REVIEW: Bobbi Brown Eye Gloss – Beach Nude

So, I jumped on the ‘glossy eye’ bandwagon and bought Bobbi Brown’s Eye Gloss in Beach Nude, a shiny caramel shade. BOBBI BROWN EYE GLOSS An all-new liquid shadow formula that glides on lids and delivers a glossy, high-shine finish. The…

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