SKINCARE ROUTINE PT 1: WHEN LESS IS MORE

Since pretty much the beginning of the year, I’ve been getting more and more comments on my skin; luckily they’ve all been compliments on how good my skin is looking, asking me what I’m doing different, what skincare I’m using and that kind of thing. To say I’ve been surprised by these comments is an understatement; with the level of stress that we’ve had since the New Year, I’m surprised…
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THE BEST RED LIPSTICKS

It’s Valentine’s Day so I thought I’d bring you a dozen red… lipsticks! Can you guess which ones are my favourites? Here’s my pick of the best reds for olive/brown/darker skin tones, from mattes to glosses, from luxury to drugstore price points. PS – I know my lips are not totally symmetrical, and obviously I don’t have lip fillers… just trying to make the best of what I have 🙂…
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5 Fragrances for Valentine’s Day

  With Valentine’s Day round the corner (ahem tomorrow!), what better way to celebrate than to treat yourself to some new perfume? Sure chocolates and flowers are the ‘traditional’ gifts, but neither will last more than a week (and I feel even that’s rather ambitious for the choccies?) No, while I’m happy to leave the flowers, choccies and even the dinner reservation to my husband, I’d rather not leave it…
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Lash Lift… Lash Envy for my own lashes!

The week before Christmas (yes, this post is long overdue) I popped along to have the LVL treatment by Nouveau Lashes, and suffice to say, I’m now hooked and hoping to book in again! If you’re not already familiar with LVL, it stands for Length, Volume, Lift and it’s the original lash lift treatment from Nouveau Lashes. Effectively, it’s like having a perm on your lashes to curl them and…
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Can I start the year in February?

It’s been exactly a month since my world was turned upside down but as I wrote in my last post (click here) you have to carry on, and so I shall. As I’ve missed out on posting in January (except for this one post here), I’m treating February as my January and setting my New Year goals a month late. I’m taking a good hard look at my blog and…
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