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

12 Common Beauty Mistakes We’ve All Made

We all make mistakes, that’s part of life but there are some very common beauty slip-ups that we’ve all made at some point or another, and some that we are still making. Here’s a list of the most common beauty mistakes you might be making, why they are mistakes and what to do!     Not washing your pillowcase often enough This is actually a very common beauty mistake. I’ve heard many people talk about breakouts and how some cosmeticRead more

The Staple of Body Moisturisers – Paula’s Choice Daily Replenishing Body Cream – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

There are so many body creams, lotions and butters out there but very few of them are worth your time and money. Somehow, the development and quality of body products has lagged behind face skincare, as if, that skin needs less attention than our face. Our entire body is covered in skin, our biggest organ in our body, and it needs the same nourishment and care all around. Sadly though, even if you wanted to nourish your body’s skin asRead more

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