Month: April 2012

Manuka Doctor Apinourish Rejuvenating Face Mask with Bee Venom

I’ve been pondering whether or not I want to try this product for a while now, after a little chat with British Beauty Blogger and a friend whose Mum is a beekeeping, pondering whether or not a product that uses Bee Venom is a nice thing to be playing with. The brands claim that the […]

Read more

Nail Art Made Easy with Konad Stamps

Hooray! I’ve finally tried the wonderful Konad stamp! If you haven’t spotted these on eBay or Amazon yet, you are missing out. The Konad stamp is a really easy way to apply neat, tidy nail art yourself. Here’s what a Konad Stamp kit looks like. You can pick these up for very little on eBay […]

Read more

Little Miracles Organic Energy Iced Tea Drinks

As some of you will know, I’ve struggled with my health over the last six months. I’m pleased to say that I’m feeling 100% better these days, however, due to my experiences it has increased my interest in natural and holistic remedies to tackle some of the crap that life throws at you. After visiting […]

Read more

My Insight: Animal Testing for Cosmetics

Ok, so yes, this is yet another blog post reacting to the shockingly dramatic animal testing awareness window that Lush conducted this week, I don’t want to post photos of it, because to be frank, it’s pretty horrific. But if you would like to read more about the campaign that has triggered this post, there […]

Read more

My Favourite Kitsch Jewellery Pieces

For anyone who knows me in real life, you will know that I love to wear quirky, kitsch jewellery. I wear mostly independent or hand made costume jewellery, I have lots too, so I thought it would be nice to do a little showcase of my favourite jewellery pieces of the moment. If you like […]

Read more

Shu Uemura Mamechiyo Whitefficent Clear Brightening Gentle Cleansing Oil

How beautiful is this limited edition collection from Shu Uemura? The iconic, Japanese make up and skincare brand has teamed up with modern day kimono artist Mamechiyo, to embellish a collection of products. The collection uses traditional Japanese kimono motifs with a combination of candy stripes and butterflies for a truly stunning collection. In this […]

Read more

Kiehl’s Earth Day 2012 Ultra Facial Oil-Free Gel-Cream

Hooray! I’ve finally tried something from Kiehl’s! And what a magnificent start, Kiehl’s have teamed up with Trees for Cities for the month of April and have released a limited edition stickered pot of their ever popular Ultra Facial Oil-Free Gel-Cream, with an illustration from British illustrator Margot Bowman. 100% of the net profits from […]

Read more

Who are you trying to impress?

Being a girl, we all love our clothes, hair and make up. Dressing up and playing with the latest trends and products. But I’d like to pitch the questions who are we trying to impress? In a world where we are so concerned about our looks, who are you dressing to impress? I’ve categorised the […]

Read more

A Midsummer’s Nights Dream with Paul & Joe

Oh yes, it’s that time of year again, when the beautiful Paul & Joe announce their new collection. Last time it was cats and this time we have Shakespeare, of course! Launching 1st May 2012 on ASOS and in Harrods and elsewhere from 1st June 2012, the new range will enchant you with Midsummer Night’s […]

Read more

LAQA&CO Fat Lip Pencil in Lambchop

Ahhh I’m in love again. After being slightly disappointed about the performance of the stunning looking LAQA&CO Nail Polish Pens, I was hoping that their new Fat Lip Pencils would save the day. The whole brand is just perfect, each box features a different print from a upcoming designer and the products just look gorgeous, […]

Read more