March Beauty Favourites with Caroline Hirons

ruth crilly and caroline hirons beauty video

Just as an FYI: this video with Caroline Hirons started off being twenty-nine minutes long. Trying to get it down to anything below twenty took an effort of epic proportions, and finishing off with something that was seventeen? Well. I deserve some kind of Youtube editing medal. You’ll be pleased to know that I left in my rendition of Hakuna Matata from Disney’s The Lion King, and pretty much all of Caroline’s various eyebrow raises and looks of disgust and/or incredulity. So, y’know, there’s plenty to distract yourself with if you hate listening to people bang on about beauty products.

ruth crilly and caroline hirons beauty video

Though if you do hate listening to people bang on about beauty products, I fear you may be in the wrong place..

ruth crilly and caroline hirons beauty video

I’m not going to go into massive detail here about any of the products mentioned: safe to say that we cover them quite extensively in the video itself. A special mention must go to the Clinique Clarifying Lotion in “Mild”: I had no idea this existed and it has changed my view (slightly) on the whole “3 Step” idea. Also worth a quick explanation, because I had to cut out around four minutes of Caroline and I going on about Argan Oil and Goat Poo: when I talk about the Neal’s Yard Remedy Argan Oil being top quality and brilliant, I mean it. It’s very well-sourced and produced – you can read more about it in last year’s post here. The long and short of it is that some Argan is collected via Goat Poo, which is easier but often necessitates a little…deodorising…of the final product. If you’re after a pure Argan, with none of the sh*t (HA!) then do read my post.

ruth crilly and caroline hirons beauty video

Right, onwards beauty soldiers: brace yourself for the long-haul. I’d suggest: cup of tea or glass of wine or both, perhaps a biscuit, some olives (with the wine) or some lovely mature cheddar on crackers to nibble away on. The drinks trolley won’t be passing until the show’s over, so make sure you have everything you need…

Caroline’s Video is HERE

Ruth’s Favourites

Time Bomb Complexion CCocktail: http://tidd.ly/581cc86a

Aveda Botanical Kinetics Eye Cream: http://tidd.ly/f6b4108f

Neal’s Yard Remedies Argan Oil: http://tidd.ly/8dfb5999

Lush Gorgeous Moisturiser: https://www.lush.co.uk/products/gorgeous

Laura Mercier Radiance Primer: http://tidd.ly/b19ac4aa

Burberry BB Cream (Medium 02): http://tidd.ly/d89e712a

Caroline’s Favourites

Kai Bathing Bubbles: http://goo.gl/YbQPQb

Tata Harper Cleansers: http://goo.gl/EaNkQi

Clinique Delicate Clarifying Lotion: http://goo.gl/Ihk9dM

Tatcha Face Oil: http://www.tatcha.com/shop/beauty-oil-gp

Royal Brush: http://www.royalbrush.com/beauty/reta…

Charlotte Tilbury X Normal Parkisnon Collection launches in July.

© 2018 A Model Recommends®: all opinions are my own and any sponsored or paid posts will always be clearly marked as an AD in the title. I accept press samples and receive product and services to review as part of my job. *Outbound links are affiliate links, which means that I receive a very small percentage of any sale made. This does not affect my content in any way and does not cost you anything, but you are most welcome to Google the products on a new page if you prefer. Please see here for full "about" section and disclaimer. A Model Recommends and Ruth Crilly are registered trademarks.

Share: