Ren’s Evercalm and Hydra-calm range

So I can’t really figure out why this product goes by two names…but it’s basically Ren’s range for sensitive skin. I bought these two products from my local M&S a week ago and although it’s really still early days to do a proper review, I do have some thoughts on this already. Firstly, both products […]

January empties: Clarins’ Blue Orchid Treatment Oil

Huile Orchidee Bleue

Well, although I promised a post on my current skin care routine, it just occurred to me that very little has actually changed since I did this post back in the Autumn. So instead, this is going to be a post about the newest edition to my routine: the Clarins Blue Orchid Treatment Oil (which, as […]

Una Brennan’s ‘Super Fascialist’ range: Rose Hydrate

Una Brennan's Calming Creamy Cleanser and Miracle Makeover Facial Oil

Yes I know I’m a bit late to this particular party…Una Brennan‘s range for Boots has been around for a good old while now. My only excuse is that I’ve been more than happy to slavishly follow a combination Laura Mercier/Liz Earle cleansing regime for a quite a while now (more of which on previous blog […]

August ’empties’ with an oily disposition

Essential oils

I’ve been suffering from blogger’s block. That and the continuing niggling feeling that I should be spending this time doing some paid work… Nonetheless, I think there is something to be said for keeping up with the blog, as it seems to have a decent number of followers now, and I do like seeing the […]

Laying the foundations: Garnier B.B. cream

Now that my Laura Mercier tinted moisturiser is running out, I am back on the prowl for something to replace it. I was sent a sample of Liz Earle’s much-talked-about Sheer Skin Tint a few weeks ago. It comes in three shades, and is described as ‘the perfect way to enhance your skin’.  I think […]