beauty reviews

New Release// Body Shop Instablur

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Instablur and The Body Shop make up in action with NO retouching or filters.

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Those amazing people over at The Body Shop have certainly listened to our needs with this new release. With women taking a whole month of their lives taking, editing and deleting selfies, this is certainly the selfie era. But surely there’s a way to boost our confidence without filters and apps. So, what if you could look amazing without the need of technology? Well if you’re a selfie lover, I think this ones for you. (more…)

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My March Favourites

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I’ve been a busy bird this month and picked myself up some really great new treats. Although my bank balance is feeling the strain and the guilt is kicking in, I thought I’d share my favourites!

Jo Malone Cologne in French Lime Blossom// This is actually a very new favourite of mine but I know I’m going to love this little bottle until the end. I’ve wanted to try Jo Malone’s fragrances for some time now and am so glad I have. After lots of sprays of different scents, I picked French Lime Blossom in a 30ml bottle, as I didn’t want to spend a pricey £70 (more…)

The Run Down// My Morning Skincare!


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My morning skincare routine has changed hugely in the last 6 months. I’m an oily skinned girl that dreaded the idea of apply moisturisers, as I truly believed they made my skin oilier give me makeup melt down much quicker.

And then I did my research, read some other beauty bloggers advice on skincare (yes I’m talking about the one and only Caroline Hirons!) and my skin has thanked me for it!

I start by washing my face with a non-foaming gel cleanser, like the Una Brenan Neroli Cleanser, this just removes my moisturiser from the night before, along with all that sweat and oil you produce at night. I really like this cleanser, its gentle, smells gorgeous and contains Hyaluronic Acid for an extra moisturising boost. And not to forget, its cheap!

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