Coronavirus Lockdown Luxuries

For the last few months, most of the world has been on lockdown in an attempt to curb the spread of Covid-19, and that has meant most of us have spent more time at home. It gave me a chance to try out some samples that […]

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Birchbox September 2019 ~ Sweet Simplicity Review

If you haven’t had a Birchbox yet, the premise is quite simple; for £10 (plus £2.95 shipping) per month you get a box of at least five beauty items that can be sample, travel, or full sized items. The September Birchbox looked promising as there appeared […]

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The Sunday Times Style Awards Beauty Box ~ 2019

Brands always love to win awards, and its great publicity for them so team that with a beauty box you can build yourself with Latest in Beauty, and you get excellent exposure and hopefully more votes. This year, The Sunday Times Style Beauty Awards has teamed […]

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Birchbox ~ September 2018 Review

Birchbox started the month with a selection of mystery offers when you subscribed and I went for the 3 for 1 box offer, which is even more of a lucky dip than usual. This month, each subscriber can choose a deluxe travel sized Benefit blush in […]

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January 2018 Beauty News and Deals

I always like the January sales as there can be some great bargains, but this year there haven’t been as many. Some companies still have advent calendars on sale, while some who didn’t sell out have broken them down and will repackage the items as other […]

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Great Christmas Beauty Gifts under £10

I love the build up to Christmas, and now that advent calendars have been opened, it’s time for some real gifts. To me, it’s the thought behind it more than how much it costs and while inboxes are filled with daily deals and offers, it’s not […]

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Caudalie Contouring Concentrate

Detoxing usually begins in January, so I decided to get a head start and begin now! I’ve been trying out a few products that claim to help smooth, and firm parts of the body and am currently trying the Caudalie Contouring Concentrate, which is a dry […]

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Love Me Beauty Review ~ August 2017

Love Me Beauty, has revamped its website in the last couple of months, but what changes have they actually made? The site is a little easier to navigate, they have decided to keep all previous months items in the shop until they sell out (rather than […]

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You Beauty Box Review ~ May 2017

While the competition for subscription boxes continues, You Beauty Box has struggled in the past few months (IMHO) to come up with exciting edits, and this is the first month in a long while where I have seen a good shortlist. In fact it’s my first […]

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You Beauty Box ~ Changing Seasons, October 2016

The October selection from You Beauty Box has a diverse range of items to choose from, with the added bonuses of a pair of Soften Glove Masque, and Soften Sock Masque from 7th Heaven in each box (worth £2.99 each). There was an added incentive to […]

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10 Great Cleansers For A Tenner

Finding a value for money cleanser that doesn’t leave your skin feeling tight, and that lasts more than a few weeks is no easy task. I’ve rounded up a selection of cleansers that not only work and leave the skin mositurized, but also last at least […]

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Try Me and Pick ‘n’ Mix Sampling at Feelunique

One of the best ways to find a product that works and suits you is from a sample, however, companies can’t afford to produce samples for every single product. A sample is supposed to be just that—something you can try for free before you buy to […]

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Birchbox July 2016, With Millie Mackintosh Review

The July box has been curated in conjunction with Millie Macintosh (who used to be on the reality television show, Made In Chelsea) where each box contains a full size Loc x Millie Lip Pencil in Bohemian Rose, and a John Frieda Frizz Forever Smooth Anti-Frizz […]

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Birchbox May 2016 Review: Maybe They Do Listen to Feedback?

[yasr_overall_rating size=”small”]After my disappointment and utter dismay at what Birchbox called a beauty box last month, May has fared better, but to be honest it couldn’t have got any worse. While I am not jumping up and down with joy, at least three out of five […]

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