The Best Sunscreen Products for Problem Skin

How to choose facial sunscreen for your skin type and my list of my favourite sunscreens and sun creams for the face. (Not an ad, has affiliate links)    Now the sun is coming out it’s time for walks on the beach and Pimms on blankets in the park. It’s also to think about protecting…

Puffy Eye Remedies 

A list of Puffy Eye Remedies for banishing the dreaded eye bags.  Morning puffy eyes are the bane of my life. The eyes are the windows to the soul and my windows look knackered. I’ve tried loads of stuff, expensive creams, cheap ones, all those daft hacks you read on Pinterest. While I haven’t found…

Deciem|Hylamide|C25 Vitamin C Booster Review 

Review and information about Hylamide’s 25% Vitamin C C25 Booster. Apologies if I’m too sciencey again.  I’ve posted recently about The Ordinary. The Ordinary Skincare has really changed my life. I’m not even exaggerating. If you have bad skin you’ll know what an impact it makes to your day to day. On a bad day I…

Crème de la Mer Reparative SkinTint

My review with photos and swatches of Crème de la Mer’s amazing reparative Skintint. I got talking to a mum at my kid’s school who turned out to be a makeup artist. Oh Lordy be! I wanted to grill her mercilessly but there was no time. So I just asked her what would be the…

Botox- How it Works-Risks and Benefits

If you have been considering having Botox treatment done, this post contains everything you could wish to know about how it works, who should have it, what it can do and what could go wrong.I’ve been doing Botox (on other people that is) for a few years now. I’m by no means an industry expert…

The Ordinary Skincare|Results

Does The Ordinary Skincare work? Read on to find out. Skip to the end for wowsers Before and After pics. Following my previous post on my The Ordinary Skincare Regime for oily acne prone skin, I return with the results after 5 weeks of solid use with my (embarrassing) before and (impressive) after photos.  I’ve…

The Ordinary Skincare|Acne and Aging Skin Regime 

It’s with excitement I bring you The Ordinary Skincare by Deciem and the regime I have devised for my aging acne prone skin. The Ordinary is an evolving collection of treatments offering familiar, effective clinical technologies positioned to raise pricing and communication integrity in skincare. You might have heard some buzz about the new skincare range…

Dr Perricone MD|No Highlighter Highlighter|Review

Review of Dr Perricone MD’s “No Highlighter Highlighter” skincare makeup with photos and swatch   Can I just say first of all No Highlighter Highlighter is a highlighter. A jolly nice one at that. I fell for it when I first clapped eyes on its cute little bottle. Here is what Dr Perricone says about…

How to Prevent your Under Eye Makeup from Creasing

How to disguise under eye discolouration in a way that doesn’t emphasise under eye wrinkles. I’ve been playing around with my under eye makeup for a while, trying to get it to look right. Colour correction and concealer work great for disguising discolouration but because the under eye skin is thin, dry and mobile, makeup…