REVIEW: Dr. Bronner 18-in-1 Hemp Pure Castille Soaps

18-in-1 Hemp Pure-Castille Soap Price: £6.99 (RRP for 237 ml) Stockists: Whole Foods, Planet Organic, John Bell & Croydon & Pros: Vegan-friendly and Cruelty-free 18 possible uses Rich, smooth lather Great price point, very affordable 9 fragrances to choose from Philosophical musings on the label make for interesting reading Leaves the skin feeling soft Cons: […]

Review: Hempz Triple Moisture Herbal Whipped Creme Body Scrub

  Hempz Triple Moisture Herbal Whipped Creme Body Scrub Price : £17.99 Stockists: Pros: This body scrub contains all the same ingredients as the body creme so is bringing all the same goodness to the skin. Cons: Very thin and slippy consistency with the walnut seed powder seemingly not making any real exfoliating effort. […]


Let me start by saying that for me, trying out new skincare is like playing Russian roulette with my skin. I’ll never know how badly it might turn out. I have extremely reactive and sensitive oily dehydrated skin. If it reacts badly, its like a fireworks of flare ups, redness and itchiness like you wouldn’t […]

REVIEW: L’Oreal Skin Perfection Correcting Day Moisturiser

 L’Oreal Skin Perfection Correcting Day Moisturiser Stockists: Beauty Base Price: £14.99 (RRP) Pros: Tightens pores Evens skin tone Smooths skin texture Adds glow Cons: Light fragrance Dip pot packaging   Conclusion: A wonderful moisturiser that perfects the quality of the skin leaving your skin oh so naturally beautiful.   Loreal skin perfection correcting day moisturiser […]

REVIEW: Nivea Daily Essentials Gentle Cleansing Cream Wash

Nivea Daily Essentials Gentle Cleansing Cream Wash Price: £3.15 Stockists: Boots Pros: Nivea gentle cleansing wash is a good antidote to the aggressive exfoliation and deep cleaning that are so very fashionable at the moment. Not only does it gently cleanse but it soothes and moisturises making it a multi purpose product. This is good […]

REVIEW: Sukin Hydrating Masque

Hydrating Facial Masque Price: £11.95 – £10.50 Stockists: Boots, (who are doing a 3 for 2 on Sukin products at the moment) They Say: Formulated in Australia, Sukin is a natural beauty brand offering a range of luxurious yet affordable products crafted using ingredients that are the best nature has to offer. Sukin focuses […]

REVIEW: Palmer’s Ultra Gentle Facial Cleansing Oil

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Ultra Gentle Facial Cleansing Oil Price: £7.99 Stockists: Superdrug Pros: A wonderful opportunity to put Palmer’s coca butter formula to work on your face and neck and décolleté. Their patented ingredients that do so much good for your body are now going to transform your face. Cons: Unless you have an […]

REVIEW: MasqueBAR Anti-Wrinkle Sheet Mask

  MasqueBAR Anti-wrinkle sheet mask Price: £7.99 Stockists: Boots   They Say: Masque Bar Anti-Wrinkle Sheet Mask is a collagen-infused facial sheet mask that contours to your face to help reduce the appearance of wrinkles and hydrate your skin, leaving it feeling soft and looking refreshed. We Say: I am a big fan of Masque […]

REVIEW: Christopher Courtney Muscle Ease Therapy Luxury Bath Gel

Christopher Courtney Muscle ease therapy luxury bath/shower gel 250 ml Price:  £18.95 Stockists: Own web site only   They Say:  A reviving and restorative shower gel to cleanse, moisturise and hydrate, whilst helping to relax muscles and relieve muscle soreness, leaving you soothed and comfortable. Ideal for the gym bag. We Say: Christopher Courtney has a […]

REVIEW: Ted Baker Blush Pink Shower Gel

Ted Baker Blush Pink Shower Gel Price: £8 for 200 ml Stockists: Boots They Say: An Ultra-feminine Collection, Porcelain Rose’s Blush Pink has soft-yet-impactful floral fragrance entwines subtle notes of cassis with sparkling grapefruit, mandarin and mango. The sensual heart blends neroli and jasmine with tuberose, cyclamen and muguet, while the base accord of patchouli, […]