Christmas Time at Lush – Butterbears & Snow Fairies

This weekend I finally managed to visit Lush and buy some Christmas goodies – I think I’m probably the last beauty blogger in the world to do a ‘Lush Christmas Haul’ post but here’s mine anyway! To be fair this isn’t really a shopping ‘haul’ I only bought three products;…

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Superdrug Vitamin E Hot Cloth Cleanser

I really can’t keep myself out of Superdrug right now, I guess that’s pretty obvious from my last three posts! The Vitamin E skin care range includes skin oil, makeup remover, radiance eye cream, ‘superbalm’ (that ‘softens and calms’ dry skin on hands, heels, elbows, lips and conditions nails and…

MUA Blusher & Makeup Revolution Matte Lipstick

I’m reviewing two lovely products today – MUA (Make up Academy) Blusher in Bon Bon and Makeup Revolution Matte Lipstick in Divine. These maybe two of my new favourite low budget brands, both of these products are only £1 and are available from Superdrug.  The lipstick is one of 35 stunning shades…

Pampering for a Pound (Part 2) – Argan Oil Hair Treatment

So it’s time for another Poundland beauty (click here to read about last weeks find), this time a hair product – the Argan Oil Hair Treatment with Moroccan Argan Oil extract. Argan Oil seems to be the ingredient of the moment in the beauty world, this plant oil is used…

Glossy Box – October’s Pop Art Edition

So I’ll start by saying this – wow! I’m so impressed with this months Glossybox (click here for last months Karen Millen Edition), although I’m a little disappointed with one product but I’ll get to that later. October’s Andy Warhol inspired Art Pop edition is full of full sized beauties!…

Pampering for a Pound (Part 1) – Vaseline Lipbalm Collection

Okay, I have a confession – I’m addicted to pound shops! This is probably not a big surprise if you have read my recent post on charity shops, my love of thriftiness and bargain hunting takes many forms! Low budget beauty has never been as popular; Revolution, W7 and MUA…

Zoella Let’s Glow Candle & Fizz Bar

So I guess I’m a little bit late to the party, okay a lot late but yesterday I finally got around to purchasing my first Zoella Beauty products – the Zoella Fizz Bar (£5/200g) and Zoella Let’s Glow Candle (£5). I stumbled upon them in Superdrug whilst looking for a…

Elemis Skincare Range – Cleanser, Toner & Moisturiser

A few years ago I was treated to my first facial at a Bannatynes Spa. I chose the Elemis Fruit Active Glow facial (£49/1 hour) – it was heavenly! This is where I was first introduced to a far more luxurious world of skincare. I started to take my skincare routine…

No 7 Exquisite Eyes Gift Box – Lovely Lashes & Stay Perfect Goodies

So I’m finally getting around to reviewing the No 7 Exquisite Eyes Gift Box. I received the box as a free gift when I bought the No 7 Pop & Glow Cream Blush Stick and No 7 Moisture Drench Lipstick last month. The box included samples of No 7 Lovely Lashes…

Clinique Stay-Matte Oil-Free Makeup

I’ve tried a lot of foundations throughout the years including Maybelline Dream Mousse Matte Foundation (a favourite during my teenage years), the Benefit Play Stick, Loreal’s True Match Foundation, Maybelline Fit Me Foundation, Rimmel London Stay Matte, Revlon Colour Stay and many, many others. Some I liked more than others…

My First You Beauty Discovery Box – October Edition

So my very first You Beauty Discovery Box arrived today. This cute little box retails for only £6.95 a month including postage and packaging. The You Beauty is slightly different from say Glossybox and Birchbox as you actually get to select your two favourite products from a shortlist that is…

Birchbox – October’s ‘Work It!’ Edition

Well it’s that time again! I get so excited unwrapping beauty boxes. Especially ones as beautifully packed as Birchbox. They’re definitely a beauty bloggers dream! I was really impressed with last months Happy Days September box (see full review here). This month’s theme was ‘Work It!’ – products to motivate through the gloomy…

Review – Prima Christmas Makes Special Issue 5

So this is the first of my Christmas posts. Christmas time is without a doubt my favourite time of year! I love the festive smells of cinnamon Yankee Candles burning, gingerbread men baking and the smell of sweet pine needles from the tree wafting around the house. I’m one of…

My Little E.L.F. Haul – Blush, Eyeliner, Eyeshadow & Nail Varnish

It may come as a surprise that this is my first time ever purchasing E.L.F. (eyes. lips. face) cosmetics. E.L.F products are featured regularly on beauty blog wishlists and reviews, their high quality, low price promise makes them very popular in the beauty world. I couldn’t wait to try them…

Beauty | Birchbox – Happy Days Edition

So last month I received my first ever beauty box; the beautifully packaged, London inspired, Karen Millen edition of Glossybox. You can check out the review here. With a promo code in hand and lots of recommendations, I decided to also subscribe to Birchbox.  Birchbox is a New York based company that launched…