Bathtime Cold & Flu Remedies

Bathtime Cold & Flu Remedies

OK, I’ll admit it’s a bit of a stretch calling bath oils and unguents remedies, but I have to say that these …
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 …
Spa-Like Mind-Transporting Body Oils…

Spa-Like Mind-Transporting Body Oils…

Three luxurious body oils that each transported me, if I closed my eyes tightly, straight into the world’s most peaceful and nice-smelling spa. …
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 …
Neroli and Orange Blossom: Take me to my Special Place!

Neroli and Orange Blossom: Take me to my Special Place!

I adore the smell of both Neroli and Orange Blossom – they transport me to a calm, happy place. Ages ago I wrote about Charlotte …
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’…
Best of the “Budget” Stretch Mark Oils…

Best of the “Budget” Stretch Mark Oils…

When I say “budget” I suppose I mean “more affordable than the really swanky ones”. Because you can get all sorts of different body …
Summer Beauty Products: Part 2 of About 3,245.

Summer Beauty Products: Part 2 of About 3,245.

I will readily admit that I’ve gone a bit gah-gah for the idea of summer; I can’t wait to sit in my …
Best Cooling Leg and Foot Creams…

Best Cooling Leg and Foot Creams…

I’ve done some preliminary research into cooling foot creams and gels before – you may remember last summer, when I praised the benefits of …
Clarins Golden Glow: the Gradual, Customisable Self-Tan

Clarins Golden Glow: the Gradual, Customisable Self-Tan

I can only really say one thing about the Clarins Radiance-Plus Golden Glow Booster and that is get it, get it, get it. As …
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 …