Look Fantastic Beauty Box December 2019 – Unboxing and Product Reviews

The last Look Fantastic box of the year! And perhaps the last one in general for me, I’ll have to go through the posts of how each beauty box scored this year but I have a feeling that Look Fantastic did the worst. The theme this month was essentials to help you get through the party season which definetely fits the month. The box design was absolutely gorgeous. This beauty box always comes with a quote under the lid andRead more

Coffee Chat: End of year reflection and what’s coming up!

Hello my lovelies, It’s time for another coffee chat! Grab a coffee and join me for some chit chat on reflecting 2019 and what’s coming up on Bonds of Beauty! It’s December already, time passes so quickly! We are almost at the end of the year and so it’s time to reflect back. It is important to do so in all areas of life, whether personal, professional or…cosmetics related! It’s always a good idea to learn from previous actions andRead more

MAC Starlit Lip Bag Starring You – In-depth Product Review and Ingredient Analyses

As annoying as the winter holiday retail season is, it also comes with some advantages. One of them is the gift bundles that pop up at this time, which often contain many products at a cheaper price than if you were to buy them individually. One of those, save your money and feel great bundles, is the MAC Starlit Lip Bag which comes in 3 different versions: nude, plum and red, and contains 1 lipstick, 1 lip liner, 1 lipRead more

Cohorted Beauty Box November 2019 – Unboxing and Product Reviews

Cohorted is always the last beauty box to arrive every month but it’s also usually the most exiciting one these days. It might be the most expensive one of all, at £40, but it is always value for money containing products of 2-3 times the value usually. The Cohorted box was the standard black, square box that closes with a lid. The box also came with it’s monthly, small beauty magazine (about 30 pages) that tells you a little bitRead more

Living Proof Restore Shampoo & Conditioner – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analyses

Hair products are overrated in regards to ingredients, as hair outside the follicle is dead. What hair products can be great for however, is conditioning the hair, calming it down, giving it a more manageable appearance and structure. I have thick, long, unruly hair that does what it wants. Although I am grateful, I’ve always struggled to stop my hair from frizzing, becoming harsh, wilder and puffing up. Sure, it’s all essentially first world problems, but hair can change yourRead more

Dermalex Eczema Treatment Cream – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

In a previous coffee chat post, I shared my personal skin condition story and which ingredient strategy and products I used to overcome it. If you missed this post check out: Coffee Chat: My skin condition story which can happen to you! The main cream that helped was the Dermalex Eczema Treatment Cream even though I do not know for sure if my issue was Eczema and it didn’t really matter in my case. The ingredients in this cream are nutritiousRead more

Glossybox Beauty Box November 2019 – Unboxing and Product Reviews

The second beauty box of the month, Glossybox, went for a “winter warmers” theme, including products that will help us transition into the colder months. This month’s box contained 5 beauty products as always, of which 4 were full size. The box also came with two tea bags to try bringing the winter theme full circle! Let’s have a look at the products in more detail. These are short reviews that cover first impressions and experiences from using the products. ForRead more

Look Fantastic Beauty Box November 2019 – Unboxing and Product Reviews

It’s November, it’s getting colder and duller here in the UK, but it also means that it’s time for another beauty box unboxing round! As always Look Fantastic was the first to arrive and this month the theme was “Hygge” which means finding comfort and cosiness in life’s simple pleasures. And if you are reading this blog chances are you agree that cosmetics are indeed one of life’s little pleasures! The Look Fantastic box also always comes with a smallRead more

Coffee Chat: My skin condition story which can happen to you!

Hello my lovelies, I wanted to share with you a few thoughts and a personal story about skincare and in particular, bodycare. So grab a coffee and join me! Skincare is so much more than cosmetics and ageing concerns. Our skin is an organ that we should take care of, as well as the others. It protects us from the environment, and it is vital for our health. Did you know that if your skin barrier is damaged your chancesRead more

Too Faced Peach Kiss Lipstics – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Who doesn’t love a good lipstick. They are one of the most exciting cosmetic items to buy and wearing them can even have positive psychological effects, not only on you but also on others. Check out: Exploring the red lipstick effect. Does it really attract men? While there are many great lipsticks out there and many of them are good for dry lips too, there is one particular kind that has that little extra factor. Is it the packaging, the scentRead more