Review: Lush Catastrophe Cosmetic

I don’t know if i’ve mentioned this before but this is hands down my FAVORITE face mask! While there are many other masks that I love to use this one is the one that I can be sure will help my skin no mater what the problem is. While garlic is the primary ingredient in this,…

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Review: Tropic Organic Elixir Oil

Disclaimer: Items provided for review. Anything made in the UK, especially beauty products, is practically an endagered species so when Tropic Skincare wrote to me asking if I wanted to review this product I very enthusiastically said yes, and…I’ll admit it. The bottle design was also a huge factor for me. I mean look at it! It’s…

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Review: Napiers Red Lip Tint

Disclaimer: Item provided for review. I think most of you know how much I love lip stains, my favorite being The Body Shop Lip Stain, so today I’ll be reviewing this really cute lip stain from Napiers.  Basics: £5 15 ml Cruelty-Free Supossedly gives a red tint to the lips The packaging of this one…

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Review: Lush BB Seaweed

I’m so used to typing ‘cream’ after BB that I nearly typed the title wrong several times. Thankfully I’ve never seen a BB cream like this! My sister Nicky de Lys was absolutely lovely and got this for me the other day which was just perfect has my skin really needed some TLC from being…

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Review: Masker-Aid Face Masks

(Disclaimer: Items sent for review) How cute is that box? And not it didn’t go in the bin after I’d review the face masks, in fact it now houses all the dried rose petals that I use for my blog pictures…gone a bit off track there. Where was I? Oh yes, face masks :)  ”MaskerAide…

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Review: Lush Dark Angels

And another Lush review! I got a sample for this one around the same as I got the Lush Herbalism cleanser and after using the tester up I liked it enough to get the full sized product. It’s described as a facial cleanser but to be honest I think it’s more of a face scrub….

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My Favorite Make Up and Beauty Books (Part 1)

Little fact about about me. I ADORE books! There is nothing more relaxing than snuggling up on the couch with a good or interesting book and a cup of tea. Over the years I’ve collected a little library of various books so I want to talk about my favorites. I’ve had this book for years,…

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Review: Organic Manuka Honey Rescue Cream

I would like to introduce you to one of my favorite moisturisers for Winter skin care. No I haven’t stopped using Enzimion, I am still utterly in love with that moisturizer, but in the winter I like to alternate between a heavier moisturizer that protects my skin from the cold and the wind more. “Thanks…

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DIY Beauty: Rice Face Scrub

I got the idea for this one a few months ago when I was looking through some Demalogica products at the airport and saw a rice based exfoliator. It got me thinking about how to make my own DIY version (and cheaper version) and after trying out and testing the following idea for a a few…

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Review: Lush R&B Hair Moisturiser

One good thing about my hair when it was short is I didn’t get friz, insane curl yes, but friz no. Now that my hair is longer it tends to get really, really frizzy, and as I want to donate it again as soon as it’s long enough I’m trying to keep it in good…

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