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La Roche-Posay Invisible Fresh Mist Spray SPF50

Hiya Darlins We all know fine well that we should be using SPF on our faces every single day of the year, but lets be honest, how many of us actually do ?  we may have the very best intentions, especially nowadays with so many Retinol / Acid products on the market, but often we skip this layer of protection as it causes greasiness or is just too much over all of the other layers of skincare we use, so those best intentions often go out of the window especially on days where you can… Read more

Luxury British Fragrances

Hi Loves It's a funny thing how we always think of perfume as being traditionally French, ?  Unless of course you are a lover of British fragrances, of course I could talk about all 133 of them; shocked at that number ? I was, but in this post I want to feature a few luxury brands that you may not have considered trying. Penhaligon's Gardenia Described as Achingly elegant & Like a regal bath of  sensuality, this fragrance to me is unmistakably English and like a garden on a w… Read more

Frezyderm Night Force A + E | Eye Balm

Hi Darlins You have heard me talk about the brand Frezyderm previously when I wrote about the Sun Screen Velvet SPF Here , this time I have been trying out 2 products from them, Night Force A+E  Anti Ageing Night Cream Retinol & Vitamin E 50ml  and also Eye Balm 15ml The first thing I have to say is that I really dislike the website, it is awkward to navigate and not particularly informative, I don't usually list ingredients in my posts but on this occasion I have listed a few as… Read more

Dear Rose Nymphessence

Hi Loves If you like niche fragrance then you will undoubtedly have heard of the Dear Rose fragrance house. The Mother and Daughter duo Chantal Roos & Alexandra Roos have created fragrances combining the emotions of both Music and Perfume, with her history of working on perfumes such as L’Eau d’Issey YSL Opium and Kouros to name a few Chantel is renowned in the world of fragrance while Alexandra is a  singer/songwriter with 4 albums to her name; had the thought that music and fragran… Read more

Joan Collins Compact Duo

Hiya Beautiful Sometimes something is so gorgeous you don't want to use it ! This Compact Duo by Joan Collins Beauty is one of those things, it is a work of art, the design and construction are a thing of genius and beauty, the lipstick case sits on top and inside the compact at the same time, sat alongside the face powder with it's own mini puff, all housed in a vintage Hollywood Star style golden compact case complete with mirror, it is sheer glamour, I remember the days that … Read more

Goldfaden MD Detox Clarifying Facial Wash

Hiya My Gorgeous Reader Thanks again for stopping by, I don't get much of chance to say thanks for being here, I really appreciate you. Goldfaden MD is not a completely new brand to me but one that I would very much like to discover more of, I completely fell in love the Doctors Scrub in 2016 which you can read about here   this time round we are discovering the Goldfaden MD Detox Clarifying Facial Wash, anything containing the word detox hits the spot for me, although I have to be h… Read more

Lucia Magnani Skin Care

Hiya Darlins It's not often I get to try out such a luxurious range as Lucia Magnani Skincare, the range become available exclusively at Harvey Nichols, Knightsbridge in March 2017 with prices starting at £90.00 for Refreshing Energising Tonic to £590.00 for the Ben Essere Set.  Ben Essere is Italian for wellbeing/wellness and is Lucia's Mantra as she believes that wellbeing is the achievement of physical and mental balance that reflects on the beauty of the skin, which is the b… Read more

Top 5 Beauty Favourites For June

Hi Loves this is a little bit late as we are half way through July already, but wanted to share some goodies quickly with you. Murad City Skin Age Defence Broad Spectrum SPF 50 Vichy Ideal Soleil Double Usage After Sun Oil  Transformulas Hydration Gold Daniel Sandler Watercolour Liquid Blush Would love your thoughts on these, I am thinking of making it a monthly top ten rather than five, as the choice is becoming way too difficult. Lyn  💋 Read more

Flagrant Delice Perfume by Terry de Gunzberg

Hiya Loves I can honestly and truthfully with my hand on my heart say I am in Love !  this is not lust, it is not going to be a fleeting affair, this is the real deal, a forever love.  I think as women in our lifetimes we have one or two, maybe even a few fragrances we truly adore and will stay with us forever, and it is rare to find a new one that from the very first spritz is true love.  I have found it for me with Flagrant Delice by Terry de Gunzberg. I do love the By Terry make up … Read more

Rita Hazan New York

Hiya Darlins How many of us colour our hair nowadays ? to be fair I can't think of many people I know who don't, if put to the challenge I probably couldn't even tell you what my natural colour was, before it went grey, it has been coloured since I was 15, which between you and me was many years ago ha ha !  and YES they did have hair colour way back then ! You would be forgiven for not having heard of Rita Hazan in the UK, she is famous in the US as a colourist/artist/innov… Read more

Walkies of Westerham

Hi Loves this is not a usual post for me as there is no make up or face cream to be seen, this post is about Dogs, well in fact Dog walking. Have you ever used a dog walking service for your fur baby ? this is NOT an advert, it is written as my way of letting my daughter know how proud of her I am, you see, my eldest has her own dog walking business, and it really is becoming quite a thing ! At first I was thinking, oh here she goes, my eldest daughter Kelly has lots of great ideas, but … Read more

SkinFix

Hi Loves another new discovery for me, you may have already spotted SkinFix in the shops. The Original SkinFix healing balm was first discovered being made in a kitchen in Nova Scotia Canada in 2012 by  Amy Gordinier-Regan  a beauty exec frorm London & NY of over 20 years experience  who had settled in Canada with her children, the rest as they say is history, the brand who proudly stand by the name Skinfix  "Thats what we do "  is now available here in the UK, the brand is… Read more

Boots Cracked Heel Balm VS Flexitol Heel Balm

Are your feet beach ready ? that sounds so cliche but seriously this whole hard skin thing is a total pain, it really isn't something that ever occurred to me when I was young other than reading in Jackie magazine it was good to rub your feet in the sand, which I found really useful living in South London !  Some years later I was a pretty posh work do and one of the women had on the best pair of Jimmy's ever, but I overheard a gaggle of bitches talking about the "state o… Read more

B.Makeup Sculpt & Highlight Contour / Kohl Liner

Following on from my previous reviews on the B.Makeup range from Superdrug HERE  I have been having a little play with the Kohl Liner and Sculpt and Highlight Contour Stick. Firstly the Sculpt and Highlight, a creamy soft double ended stick crayon with plenty of product, these come in 4 shades the one shown here is 04 Universal, available in light,medium, dark and universal there are shades to suit every skin tone.  I have to be honest and say I am not a contouring woman, I have said m… Read more