Jorgobé Hand Cream – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Our hands go through very tough times and it’s no wonder that you can tell someone’s age from them. A good hand cream is an absolute must have but like other bodycare, good ones are hard to find. Beauty companies have put a lot of effort in creating all sort of cosmetics for our face skin and yet are offering very simple and sometimes even bad bodycare products. A good hand cream that doesn’t only moisturise but also nourishes theRead more

Battle of the Beauty Boxes – Conclusions from the 2018 Unboxing and Reviews on Birchbox, Glossybox, Look Fantastic and Cohorted

What a year for beauty boxes has it been! This year I’ve subscribed and tried the most beauty boxes I’ve ever have before but also unsubscribed from a lot too. I’ve tried Sophie’s Normal and Luxury beauty boxes which were nice but still at their infancy. I’ve tried the Pink Parcel and even though I didn’t write about it, I thought it was more worth the cash than Birchbox . I’ve also tried the MLB Box (aka My Little BeautyRead more

Look Fantastic and Glossybox Beauty Advent Calendars 2018 – Contents and Verdict

The advent calendars are through and so it is time to have a look at what was inside them. I’ve previously done a general review on beauty advent calendars, going through my reasoning on why I chose certain ones and why I rejected others. If you missed that post check out: Let’s talk beauty advent calendars 2018 – Look Fantastic vs Glossybox vs others However, in that post I kept the products a secret as I didn’t want to spoil it forRead more

Beauty Product Discovery – Glossybox Beauty Box November 2018 – Unboxing and Product Reviews

Beauty SOS! Another Glossybox is here and this month’s theme was “an emergency supply of haircare, makeup and skincare”. It is basically an essentials type of box which is nice all year around, especially for stocking up before the winter festivities. Since it was all about essentials, the design of the box remained as the iconic pink Glossybox without any special prints. I personally love these boxes, they are very sturdy and useful for storage and gifting and in generalRead more

Triyit Discovery Club meets Beauty Kitchen – Unboxing and Product Reviews

Time for another Triyit box! Triyit is a product discovery club that allows you to try new products, at home, for free! It is a little bit like Influenster with one of the differences being that Triyit is actually UK based. All you need to do is go to www.triyit.co.uk and create a personal profile, where you can tell them about your likes and dislikes, personal habits, like exercising, or what type of food you like etc. Then, every now and againRead more

Let’s talk beauty advent calendars 2018 – Look Fantastic vs Glossybox vs others

* This discussion is product spoiler free, the relevant links are given where appropriate if you want to find out what is inside these calendars *   Why get a Beauty Advent Calendar Advent calendars are part of the December festivities and traditions for many of us, no matter where you are from or what culture you were brought up in. They provide a cute way of counting down to the holidays, even if you don’t celebrate Christmas and it’sRead more

Affordable skincare – Palmer’s Coconut Oil Body Cream vs Body Lotion – In-Depth Reviews and Ingredient Analyses

Skincare is paramount and while some of us have extensive face skincare regimes, we often forget that the rest of our body is skin too, that we should also take care of. For a while now I’ve been on a mission to find a good body cream but the task isn’t very easy. Sadly, bodycare has not received as much attention as makeup or face skincare and most body creams either contain very standard, mediocre ingredients or some good onesRead more

Beauty Product Discovery – Look Fantastic Beauty Box September 2018 – Unboxing and Product Reviews

Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to youuu, Happy Birthday to Look Fantaaastiicc, Happy Birthday tooooo youuuuuu! Well who would have thought that September would be such an exciting month for this beauty box. It’s actually the Look Fantastic beauty box 4th birthday (in the UK?) and it came with an absolutely gorgeous box purple box design with says “Birthday” at the front with white letters. It’s so gorgeous I almost wish I got this on my birthday! How excitingRead more

International Giveaway #2

Hello my lovelies, It’s time for another international giveaway! As I explained previously, I initially wanted to wait until the Bonds of Beauty birthday and do a giveaway with my ride-or-die, Bonds of Beauty approved products but that’s still far away and I thought why not, let’s do a smaller give away in the meantime! As you might already know, beauty bloggers or makeup junkies like me, end up with a lot, literally kilos, of products and as there’s onlyRead more

The Chemistry Brand Hyaluronic Acid Concentrate – In-Depth Review, Ingredient Analysis and a Chemist’s Verdict

Hyaluronic acid is one of the best skincare ingredients. It is a naturally occurring compound in our bodies but it is most famous for it’s presence in enhancement fillers, to soften out wrinkles or plumb up lips. It is also one of the best moisturisers, as it can hold thousands of time it’s weight in water, and can speed up the process of wound repairing and collagen production. For all the information see: Hyaluronic acid – the fountain of youth? and the Beauty relatedRead more