Improving on Perfection: l’Occitane’s Delightful Body Balm

Improving on Perfection: l’Occitane’s Delightful Body Balm

Oh hallelujah! (I managed to spell hallelujah correctly the first time then, by the way, which is something of a miracle. Some words are …
Skincare Review: CeraVe Moisturising Lotion

Skincare Review: CeraVe Moisturising Lotion

Here’s a very effective and affordable face treat for you, if you’re after something light, hydrating and sensibly formulated. Suitable for sensitive, …
l’Occitane Supple Skin Oil: Nourishing the Alien Egg

l’Occitane Supple Skin Oil: Nourishing the Alien Egg

I must confess to having not done very well with my stretch-mark-oil testing duties, this pregnancy. I’ve been on the body balms instead (…
Summer Sheen: Back On The Dry Oils

Summer Sheen: Back On The Dry Oils

I’m back on the dry body oils for that sexy, summer sheen sans grease. When it’s hot and sticky, there’s nothing …
The Beauty Present for Mothers-to-Be…

The Beauty Present for Mothers-to-Be…

I realised last week that I didn’t ever properly finish my round-up of the best pregnancy and new-Mum beauty products. I did some …
Fast Foot-Filing Part 2

Fast Foot-Filing Part 2

I raved about the Emoji Micro Pedi device earlier in the summer; it’s the perfect pedicure tool for people who are lazy, time-poor …
Beautiful Oils for Supple Skin and Help with Stretch Marks…

Beautiful Oils for Supple Skin and Help with Stretch Marks…

I mentioned this on the “affordable” stretch marks roundup, but I’ll repeat: I know that beauty people are divided in their opinion of …
Body Cream for Dry Skin

Body Cream for Dry Skin

My designated body parts for testing out dry skin creams are my shins. Without proper care, they go scaly and shiny and weird, and …
Perfect Feet for the Lazy or Impatient: The Micro Pedi

Perfect Feet for the Lazy or Impatient: The Micro Pedi

Well this was twenty-four quid well spent; the Emoji Micro Pedi is the most fun I’ve had with my feet in years. (There’…
Pregnancy Body Oils: Mustela Stretch Marks Care

Pregnancy Body Oils: Mustela Stretch Marks Care

I’ve been testing out quite a few pregnancy body oils recently and I thought I’d start reporting back on a few of …
Rose Otto: I Love it a Lotto. (Sorry.)

Rose Otto: I Love it a Lotto. (Sorry.)

  I seem to be having a bit of a “rose revival” at the moment. I went off rose for a while, possibly because …
NEOM Body Scrub: It’s Silent Sexy-Dance Time.

NEOM Body Scrub: It’s Silent Sexy-Dance Time.

I’m rarely seduced by the idea of a body scrub. It’s all a lot of hassle, isn’t it? If you’re …
Weleda Foot Balm: Saviour for Sore Feet

Weleda Foot Balm: Saviour for Sore Feet

Well, Weleda’s Foot Balm is something of a surprise hit! It’s not really the right time of year to be testing out …
Best In Show: Aurelia Dry Body Oil

Best In Show: Aurelia Dry Body Oil

It’s pricey, but there’s no escaping the fact that Aurelia’s Firm and Revitalise is one incredibly nice body oil. It feels …