March Glossybox

  Having subscribed for several months to Birchbox, and been very happy with everything I have received, I thought I would try a different brand. So this month I am giving Glossybox a go. The March Glossybox duly arrived and I was very excited to see the pretty pink box and the lovely pink tissue…

March Favourites…..

This month I could have doubled the amount of favourites as I seem to have loads of products that I am loving at the moment.  I’ve picked out mainly make-up, but my very favourite thing is my new phone case from Wrappz. LANCÔME HYPNOSE MASCARA For some unknown reason I have never used any make-up…

Spotlight on Highlighters ….

Highlighters are the magic wands that will make your face glow and light up.  There are a vast range on the market and come in powder and cream forms. Here, I review some highlighters from my make-up drawer. SOAP AND GLORY – GLOW ALL OUT  This is one of my all time favourite highlighters. It…

Miscellar Water:  Skin’s lifesaver?…

  What is Micellar Water?  It takes its name from “micelles” which are tiny oil molecules that have been suspended in water.  They work by attracting dirt and make-up and dissolving them.  Soaking a cotton pad with micellar water and placing over the eyes, holding gently for a few seconds and then wiping away to…

Mother’s Day….

Today in England it is Mother’s Day, or more correctly, Mothering Sunday.  This is a day that we reflect upon our own mothers and also on being a mother. I am very fortunate in having  a very wonderful mother who has always been a very loving and supportive parent (along with my dad), and has…

February Favourites….

    I thought I would do a “my favourite things” blog every month, so here are my favourite things for February. KATIE LOXTON “WONDERFUL” CANDLE After buying way too many candles over the Christmas season, my New Years resolution was to cut down on the candle buying.  Fail!  I came across this Katie Loxton…

What’s that smell ?…

For a while now, I have been thinking about changing the type of deodorant/antiperspirant I use. I have always been in favour of the spray on deodorant, but have becoming increasingly aware of possible health problems that might be associated with some of the ingredients in these types of products. I have decided to give…