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Clinic – Serums

Whilst we’re mid-month of Serums focus I thought it would be good to do a quick Q&A/Clinic on the topic so that further reviews during…

Vichy Aqualia Thermal Serum

What is it? A hydrating serum. Who is it for? A serum for ‘women with sensitive skin looking for deep and lasting hydration’. (Dear Vichy,…

Sjal Bio-Regeneratif Serum and Rose Aura Cleansing Set Giveaway

To celebrate the launch of their beautiful Bio-Regeneratif Serum, Sjal are offering one lucky reader the opportunity to win not only the new serum, but…

Cheat Sheet – When to use natural, when to reach for …

Before you read on – when I use the below terms I take them to mean: Chemical-led: products that contain non-‘natural’ ingredients – anything. Natural-led:…

5 Days, 5 Faces

Tata cleanse, Clinique Mild Clarifying, Tom Ford Essence, Dennis Gross MD eye, Kate Somerville Deep Tissue Repair and Tom Ford Intensive Infusion Ultra Rich moisturiser…

Tracie Martyn Amla Purifying Cleanser

What is it? ‘An anti-ageing Cleansing Concentrate’. Who is it for? All skin types. What’s in it? Well this is the fun part. I checked…

Clinique Liquid Facial Soap (extra mild!)

What is it? ‘All the benefits of Clinique’s famous dermatologist-developed facial soap in a new liquid formula. Cleanses without stripping protective lipids.’ Who is it…

Tata Harper Purifying Cleanser

It would be easy to say that I couldn’t love this cleanser any more if it sang for Duran Duran or the Chili Peppers but…

Budget Week – Day 1 – and an extension…

So here’s the thing. I fully understand that the word ‘budget’ is different for everyone. I do. What’s budget to some, may be unattainable to…