Birchbox November 2014

Birchbox November 2014

As I’m staying at my mum’s whilst I finish my surgery recovery, the pictures are a little bit different – normality will resume soon but I couldn’t want to share the contents of the November 2014 Birchbox!  Last night I … read more.

Pixi Christmas 2014


The Christmas launches have started a’launching and I’m kicking off the first of my posts on them with a look at the Christmas offerings from Pixi.  There are just 3 products forming the Christmas collection, but all together they offer … read more.

No7 Match Made Lips: Calico Plums and Reds


We’ve seen the pinks here and the corals here, so now we’re on to the final post in the series of Calico shades from the new Boots No7 Match Made Lipstick service, which are the plums and reds.  The … read more.

Kiko Luxurious Collection


I think I get most excited about Kiko launches above other new arrivals as they’re always fun, vibrant, enjoyable to see and use as well as packed full of a little something for everyone, so when a press release pops … read more.

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like…(picture heavy)

Christmas Header 2014

I’ve got in trouble before for mentioning the “C” word (CHRISTMAS) too early on this blog, but it’s a tricky one as we all get to hear about a lot of the incoming Christmas releases in July when they’re first … read more.

Glossybox October 2014

Glossybox October 2014

The October 2014 Glossybox is beautifully presented in an Andy Warhol inspired Pop Art box that is quite possibly my favourite design to date, and will definitely be finding a beauty-related storage usage soon.  Thankfully, the contents of Glossybox October … read more.

Off-Topic: LLETZ Procedure for CIN / Dyskaryosis

Funny Google

Regular readers will know that I’ve been having a bit of a tricky time lately, having received a dodgy smear result stating I had Severe Dyskaryosis / CIN3 which is the cellular change that occurs in the cervix which, … read more.

Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette (bespoke trio)


A few weeks ago I attended an event at Liberty in London and I was early.  There was nobody around to stop me and I was in the beauty hall surrounded by some of the prettiest products to exist that … read more.