Bum Bum Cream and the Over-Fragranced Time Capsule

Bum Bum Cream and the Over-Fragranced Time Capsule

I inadvertently opened up what can only be described as a “beauty time capsule” the other day and was almost knocked sideways by the …
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, …
Deep Relax: Nothing Compares 2U

Deep Relax: Nothing Compares 2U

I’ve tried a lot of these “relaxing” bath oils now  – mainly due to the fact that I seem to live in a permanent …
Aurelia Botanical Cream Deodorant

Aurelia Botanical Cream Deodorant

The current run of hot weather has provided an excellent opportunity for me to properly test some of the deodorants that I’ve had …
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 (…
Tom Ford Soleil Blanc: The Summery Wintery Dry Oil Spray

Tom Ford Soleil Blanc: The Summery Wintery Dry Oil Spray

Well this is just extraordinary. It has to be the most un-seasonal seasonal beauty release I’ve ever happened upon: a winter launch of …
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 …
Vita Liberata Body Blur: Instant Air-Brush for the Legs

Vita Liberata Body Blur: Instant Air-Brush for the Legs

I’ve long been a fan of Vita Liberata’s Capture the Light skin perfector; it adds a tint, a touch of glow and …
Fleur de Figuier and the Suitcase Surprise…

Fleur de Figuier and the Suitcase Surprise…

I found a suitcase filled with pants and socks! As you do. There seems to be a neverending conveyor belt of boxes and cases …
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 …
Christmas Hand Cream and Crème de Parma Violets

Christmas Hand Cream and Crème de Parma Violets

I’ve started sniffing around for good little things to put in my Christmas Stocking Fillers video – I know it’s only early November, …
NEOM Tranquility and my Bath Craziness

NEOM Tranquility and my Bath Craziness

It’s fair to say that I’ve gone a bit bath-crazy over the past few weeks. One a day, if I can manage …
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 …