Claire Louise Crimson Set (Holiday Heroes)

I was really fortunate to be sent some fantastic bits and bobs to take away on my recent holiday, which included a great mix of decadent beauty alongside handy and practical items, with a few products that straddled both, such as this duo from Claire…

What I Took On Holiday – Sun Care (Holiday Heroes)

I took quite a bit of sun care away with me, as you can see, with the entirely reasonable justification that it was to cover all eventualities for all three of us.  Therefore I took lots of SPF for mum, Teddy and I, as well…

What I Took On Holiday – Hair and Body (Holiday Heroes)

I’ve shared the (rather excessive) makeup I took away with me here, as well as the considerably more refined skincare here, now it’s the hair and body products, which again were a lot more carefully selected than the abomination of makeup I selected. I’ll also…

What I Took on Holiday – Makeup (Holiday Heroes)

You may have read my recent post on the skincare I took with me and thought how streamlined and carefully edited it was.  The exact opposite is the case here, I don’t know why I felt the need to take so much makeup on holiday…

What I Took On Holiday – Skincare (Holiday Heroes)

I went on holiday with the very best intentions, promising to maintain a solid skincare routine, do lots of treatments and masks, wear a high, daily SPF and return with skin glowing from TLC rather than excessive sun.  Other than wearing the daily SPF (Neostrata…

Sun Care Finishing Touches

I’ve written quite a bit about sun care and SPF as part of my Holiday Heroes series, with this post looking at some of the finishing touches that can enhance the other products that fall under the sun care umbrella.  When I return from holiday,…

Sun Care Innovations (Holiday Heroes)

Just when you thought I had said all I needed to say about SPF and sun care…you were wrong, I still have loads, starting with a look at these five great innovations in the sun care field: I’ve mentioned my love for Garnier Ambre Solaire…

Family SPFs for the Body (Holiday Heroes)

I’m such a total convert to SPF in all its forms, which might sound like a silly thing to say, but I remember planning holidays years ago where I would take an SPF15 for my whole body, which I would then reduce to single digits…

Bobbi Brown Primer Plus Protection SPF50 (Holiday Heroes)

I featured the Bobbi Brown Primer Plus Protection SPF50 in my big ol’ facial SPF post here, mentioning that I would follow-up with a full review of this fabulous new product, so here it is! The Bobbi Brown Primer Plus Protection SPF50 is part of the…