2014 Favourites – Skincare

2014 was a tricky year for my skin, as stress, hormones, and bizarre heating choices at the office all took their toll. No skincare can help halt the march of hormonal acne, but it can help usher individual spots out of the door, as well as dealing with flaky patches and redness (I’m painting a […]

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Saving face: Clarins Lotus Face Treatment Oil

Call me naive, but I really wasn’t expecting to be dealing with blemishes when I turned 30. That, however, is exactly what is happening and it’s driving me mad. I have very pale skin and so not only is every red spot is like a beacon but the marks they leave behind are pretty noticeable too. […]

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Spring nails – Essie Style Hunter

Style Hunter was part of Essie’s Spring collection this year and I (mostly) love it. I received it in the third of British Beauty Blogger’s beauty boxes (try saying that after three G&Ts) which was great, because I’d been putting off buying it just in case I got this one. I love it when luck […]

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3 of the best…shower gels

Our shower broke last weekend, which means that I’ve been shivering in a bath with 3 cm of water, washing my hair with a bowl for a week. Thankfully Aromatherapy Associates’ Revive Morning Bath Oil was on hand to keep me awake and to stop me falling asleep and knocking myself out on the taps. I’ve missed my morning […]

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Aromatherapy Associates Bath Oils

When asked if I’m a bath or shower person, I always choose the latter – when you’ve lived in as many places with rubbish water pressure as I have, you come to appreciate the fact that showers are approx. 1400 times quicker than running a bath. Also, I have quite dry skin and although I […]

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