Category Archive: SKINCARE

ADVANCE NOTICE: TIME Bomb Offer QVC 9th December 75% Discount

QVC have had some cracking offers in conjunction with Time Bomb skin care, but I think this probably one of their best in terms of value. There are four well-loved Time Bomb products… Continue reading

REVIEW: Vanga Lama Green Tea Oil + £3.00 Discount Code

Everyone knows the benefits of drinking antioxidant rich green tea, but we also know that it plays a valuable part in beauty products, even better if it’s the sole ingredient and that is… Continue reading

It’s here! 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

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… Continue reading

REVIEW: Time Bomb PEACE + QUIET Coconut Cleansing Oil

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… Continue reading

REVIEW: Alpha H – The Essentials Kit

Alpha H is an award-winning Australian skincare company who rely on word of mouth from end users to advertise their products instead of big budget ad campaigns. Alpha-H creates revolutionary cosmeceutical formulations, which… 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

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

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: Footner Exfoliating Socks – NEW UPDATE

I don’t usually have a problem with dry skin on my heels. I regularly file them with Body Shop’s excellent Foot File and moisturise with L’Occitane Shea Butter Foot Cream, or the more intense NeoStrata… 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

REVIEW: Laneige Water Sleeping Mask

Oh lovely and innovative Korean skin care and cosmetics, how I want to try you all! Actually, I am pushing for South Korea for our family holiday this year. Mark and the boys can… Continue reading

Has Liz Earle’s Cleanse & Polish changed? NEW UPDATE

Anyone who runs a website will know that you have the ability to read the search terms people use to land on the site. Of all the searches I had yesterday, 32 people asked exactly the same… Continue reading

REVIEW: Shiseido Benefiance Wrinkle Resist 24 Eye Cream

No posts for ages, (Spring Cleaning got a little out of hand), and now one long rambling one.  If you want to cut to the chase, then I’m about to crack open my second… Continue reading

REVIEW: Koelf Gold Royal Jelly Eye Masks

Here is more gorgeous Korean beauty from the Yes Style website, which also features Japanese and Taiwanese make up and skin care. I’m not exaggerating when I say I want one of everything on… Continue reading