Best Cleanser To Use With Your Electric Face Brush – Lancôme Gel Éclat – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

There are many cleansers out there, some of which even go beyond the cleaning duty by offering skin nourishing ingredients. However, many of them have a relatively watery or creamy texture and are not very convenient to use in combination with cleaning enhancement products, such as electric face cleaning brushes. I personally own a Clarisonic brush and while it cleans well and the experience is nice, it is annoying to use if the cleanser is too liquid or cream like.Read more

Nivea Makeup Cleansing Wipes – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analyses

Taking off your makeup is an equally important procedure and a big part of your skincare routine. However, in this fast paced world we live in, where 24 hours are just not enough, we’ve adopted a few tricks to make this boring process easier and faster. Makeup wipes are literally in everyone’s house these days, even if you are not a makeup wearer! They provide such a convenient and fast way of cleaning up the skin from dirt, oils andRead more

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

This month’s beauty boxes were all quite nice which almost convinced me that the Cohorted box would be the bad one. But I was wrong! It seems that this is the month of beautiful beauty boxes! This month’s Cohorted was a one-brand box which I personally really liked! I loved the last one-brand box, full of Doucce makeup, and so it was about time we get a one-brand skincare box! I know some will not be as happy because thereRead more

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

Look Fantastic went for a “Dark Wonder” theme this month and it came with a gorgeous dark blue, burgundy and gold colour box. The Look Fantastic boxes are always beautiful and sturdy, no matter of the theme, but this month the theme works really well for November and for the box design itself. Love it! The products contained are meant to leave you dazzling in the moonlight and while some of the literally will do just that, others are aRead more

Nourishing Priming Sprays – Urban Decay B6 Vitamin Infused Complexion Prep Priming Spray vs MAC Prep and Prime Fix+ – In-depth Reviews and Ingredient Analyses

In a previous post I looked at the top two setting sprays, according to most beauty bloggers, and evaluated which one is the best. If you missed that post check out: Showdown: Urban Decay All Nighter vs MAC Prep and Prime Fix+. Are They Both Setting Sprays and Which One is Best? In-depth Review and Ingredient Analyses When beauty gurus talk about setting sprays they are most often referring to either the Urban Decay All Nighter or the MAC Prep andRead 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

Beauty Product Discovery – Cohorted Beauty Box October 2018 – Unboxing and Product Reviews

October’s Cohorted was all about “everything you need to get your beauty cravings through fall” and I love the theme. Fall is well under way and it’s such a lovely excuse for gorgeous earth inspired colours and makeup looks. However, as it often goes with beauty box themes, the products contained weren’t specific to the theme and could have fit almost any theme. The Cohorted box was as always the standard black, square box that closes magnetically and ties withRead 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 – Birchbox Beauty Box October 2018 – Unboxing and Product Reviews

One more month, one more Birchbox although this one is my last. After a year and a half of being a subscriber to Birchbox and also to other beauty boxes, I have come to the conclusion that Birchbox is the least value for money and the least exciting beauty box to receive. For all the details and further explanations check out: Coffee Chat: Goodbye Birchbox – Why I unsubscribed from the Birchbox beauty box after a year and a half I’veRead more