Benefit they’re real eyeshadow review

Big fan of the ‘they’re real’ range, have the mascara in black and blue, so decided to try out the new ‘They’re Real Due Eye Shadow Blender. I went for the ‘Naughty Neutral’ palette which has a soft pink and warm chocolately brown satin pressed powders. I love the colours, they really complement each other and are […]

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Waitrose Pure Comforting Serum Review

The Waitrose Pure Comforting Serum is part of the Waitrose own brand beauty range. This is a really good budget range, I previously reviewed the Pure Cleanser and Miscellar Water, both good products and only £2.50 each. The Serum retails at £5. It doesn’t look like a luxury brand, but the packaging is clean and simple. It comes […]

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Ten Tips for Selling on eBay

The trend for de-cluttering has hit us by storm, especially us Millennials (yes you’re still one up to 34!) who would apparently rather spend money on experience than material goods. So whether you’ve just finished Marie Kondo’s new book and tidying is your newfound hobby, or you just want a bit of extra cash for […]

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Essentials: Benefit Hoola Bronzer

Now it’s summer time a bronzer is essential, and my essential bronzer is: Benefit Hoola Bronzer. Nice packaging as always from Benefit, bold colours and love the box style of their bronzers and blushers. I got the tiny one for holiday thinking “oh i’ll just get the bigger one when it runs out and it’s lasted for […]

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Adventures in Moominland: Review

I have to start by saying this is the best exhibitions i’ve been to in a long time and not what I expected at all! I had just assumed it was going to be a guided tour of some of the artwork from the original books, but turns out it’s a completely immersive experience. I won’t […]

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Essentials: Clinique Pop Matte Lip Colour

The Clinique Pop Matte Lip Colour + Primer is a lipstick with a built in primer for better application. It’s described as ‘weightless’, ‘pigment-saturated’ giving ‘8 hours of creamy matte comfort’. I love the simple silver packaging, looks very elegant. The Clinique Pop Matte lipsticks come in great range of colours, I have the Blushing […]

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Lee Stafford Hair Growth Review

I’m desperately trying to grow my hair, after a disastrous hair cut last year left it wonky and then incredibly short! So i’m trying any products that offer faster hair growth. I really like the Lee Stafford range, having used a lot of the shampoos and styling gels before, so i’ve trialled the Lee Stafford […]

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Living Proof Full Thickening Cream Review

Living proof full thickening cream is a styling cream designed to, surprisingly,  thicken your hair. It’s marketed on that fact it’s powered by PBAE which is Living Proof’s patented thickening module. So it’s not only thicker but moves like naturally thick hair. I’m very dubious about scientific claims but let’s see how the product performed. […]

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Waitrose Pure Skincare Products Review

I ended up buying this purely (ha) because it was the end of the month I was on a budget but had run out of cleanser and make up remover. The packaging is clean and fresh and the bottles are the same size, which is very satisfactory when organising your daily products! Waitrose Pure Cleansing […]

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How to find time to blog

Ironically I’m writing this after not blogging for a while as work has completely taken over! But i’m determined to get back into the habit, so here’s what’s worked really well for me when I was in the swing of it and posting three blogs a week. I feel this is a good as it […]

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