Is CC Beauty Box A Scam?

If you haven’t read my article on the dangers of buying your cosmetics from unauthorized third parties, then read it here. Buying and using fake or out of date products can lead to disastrous results as well as being out of pocket. CC Beauty, that also operates as Beauty Cosmo and Platinum Beauty UK is […]

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Balm Balm ~ Frankincense Deep Cleansing Balm Review

Balm Balm is a company that produces skincare products that are 100% organic—great for those looking for natural, ethical, or ecological products. I decided to try the frankincense deep cleansing balm, which is sold in 30 ml (£9) and 60 ml (£16.50) jars. Among the other ingredients are: shea butter, beeswax, jojoba, sunflower and calendula, […]

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Pink Parcel ~ February Review

I’m usually ambivalent about boxes that contain too many ‘lifestyle’ samples, but some of the members of a beauty group I am in sang praises for Pink Parcel, and so I decided to see what all the fuss was about. As it happens I had run out of my monthly supplies, so it was a […]

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Omorovicza Refining Facial Polisher Review

Exfoliating the skin correctly is one of the key essentials to healthy, line free, and glowing skin, so I’m always on the look out for new gentle exfoliators with active ingredients. Omorovicza Refining Facial Polisher is slightly different in that it does contain particles, but very fine ones (lava pumice stones) that don’t scratch the […]

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Birchbox ‘Beautiful Skin’ Limited Edition Box Review

This impressive Birchbox ‘Beautiful Skin’ collection brings together a selection of six premium branded skincare products. Limited edition boxes can be hit or miss, but this one contains items suitable for all skin types, and includes two full sized items, one of which is a Foreo LUNA™ play cleansing tool. The box is priced at […]

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Birchbox January 2017 Review

The temptation of a 2 for 1 box offer was too good to miss, and I resubscribed to Birchbox this month, also because I needed another drawer box to organize my beauty products in. I got lucky, in that my curation was not bad—3/5 items were ones I liked and that I could use. My […]

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How To Get The Best From Your ‘Latest In Beauty’ Subscription

Since their relaunch a few months ago, Latest in Beauty has become the favorite beauty subscription service that beauty box fans are raving about. With a selection of over 200 products, some of which are full sized, the value is hard to beat with free postage for subscribers. Each day, a new featured product is […]

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