New makeup in July: The bits I liked

Foundation – Clinique’s, Even Better Clinique Even Better Foundation has an SPF15 and is an oil free formula, so it won’t clog your pores and it does protect you a little against harmful sun rays. The coverage is moderate to full but I found it to fall in the moderate category unless built up (using brush etc). For me, it feels fairly light and covers without masking. … Continue reading New makeup in July: The bits I liked

Review | Clinique Sonic System Cleansing Brush

Recently I got to enjoy a ‘You Time’ appointment at my nearest Clinique counter. This is where I discovered the Clinique Sonic System Purifying Cleansing Brush, and decided to go back and purchase one!  I’m forever heavily sceptical about introducing new products in to my skincare routine – even if it is just a tool – as the smallest change can send my skin off … Continue reading Review | Clinique Sonic System Cleansing Brush

My Morning Skin Routine

Firstly, this is what I’ve found works for me – everyone is different, so learn what your skin wants, not what the instructions tell you, you need! 🙂 Mornings are my favourite time… Well, when I have time to wake up naturally and star fish in my  white bed sheets, before putting some coffee on, checking out the weather, and writing my ‘to do’ list … Continue reading My Morning Skin Routine

Review | Rainforest Radiance Detangling Hair Spray

I have/had been seeking brands that do not test on animals, nor source ingredients from companies that do. This meant not using some of my favourites, so went on a desperate search to find replacements! I tend to use coconut oil/wella hair at different stages of my hair routine, but wanted to try something a little different. At first glance, I love the packaging. Simple, … Continue reading Review | Rainforest Radiance Detangling Hair Spray

The Organic Pharmacy Lip Balm

(Excuse the state of my nails! *sobs* – A mixture of being too impatient for them to dry and it being too hot!) I got these little samples came with the August ELLE magazine, (The Rose Facial Cleansing Gel , The Double Rose Rejuvenating Face Cream, The Antioxidant Lip Balm). I tried my hardest to not use it, and to keep it in the cupboard for my … Continue reading The Organic Pharmacy Lip Balm