Ballerina Beauty: Lighter Legs and Firmer Skin

Ballerina Beauty: Lighter Legs and Firmer Skin

Oh, what a beautiful collaboration this is! I already adore l’Occitane’s Amande range with its perfect green and white packaging and its …
Dry Touch, Tropical-Scented Sun Protection: This Makes Me Happy!

Dry Touch, Tropical-Scented Sun Protection: This Makes Me Happy!

Is it weird that I would wear Piz Buin’s suncare as a perfume? I’ll elaborate: I have actually considered wearing their sprays …
Bathory Warning: This Soak May Cause Drowsiness

Bathory Warning: This Soak May Cause Drowsiness

A new and exciting development in the world of bathing – a world in which I like to spend as much time wallowing and sploshing …
Bath Soak, Body Butter and a Floral Explosion

Bath Soak, Body Butter and a Floral Explosion

If you’re into highly highly fragranced bath and body products but would rather stab yourself in the eye with a fork than set …
Massage Candles: Do Not Share

Massage Candles: Do Not Share

Now here’s a concept that on paper seems completely unessential: a candle that, when melted, doubles up as a massage oil. It’s …
Weleda Espace: Some Peace in Paris…

Weleda Espace: Some Peace in Paris…

Earlier in the month I quickly hopped over to Paris to visit the Espace Weleda, a quiet little haven in the centre of the …
Rev-Me-Up Morning Oils! Wakey Wakey…

Rev-Me-Up Morning Oils! Wakey Wakey…

I tend to harp on about relaxation a lot. A lot. But this week I seem to have slipped into sluggish mode – I’ve …
Found Whilst Packing Up: NATIO Body Gloss

Found Whilst Packing Up: NATIO Body Gloss

Another little gem that I found when I was packing up to move house; Natio’s Wellness Body Gloss. I’ve been using it …
Bois d’Orange: Desperately Clinging on to Summer

Bois d’Orange: Desperately Clinging on to Summer

Injecting some much-needed sunshine into this rainy week we have Roger & Gallet’s Creme Sublime Or perfumed body cream and Huile Sublime Bois …
Found Whilst Packing Up: Rose with a Difference!

Found Whilst Packing Up: Rose with a Difference!

Two absolute beauty gems that I found when I was packing up my office. Both empty, actually, but I often hang on to empties …
Vita Liberata Backstage at Temperley

Vita Liberata Backstage at Temperley

I have been using Vita Liberata’s Illuminating Skin Finish for a good few months now – it was a permanent fixture on my bathroom …
Thing of Beauty: Angel Perfumed Body Cream

Thing of Beauty: Angel Perfumed Body Cream

Taken on face value, this is the kind of product I hate. A body cream in a novelty container that’s part of a …
Thing of Beauty: L’Occitane Milk Concentrate

Thing of Beauty: L’Occitane Milk Concentrate

Quite possibly my most favourite body cream of all time, I have thought up a new category for l’Occitane’s Amande Concentre de …
How to Care for your Hands

How to Care for your Hands

An oft-requested feature, this one, but if you’re looking for manicure tips then I’m afraid I’ll disappoint. I rarely mess about …