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The Body Shop up their game. Camomile Cleansing Butter and …

Last weekend I had my usual pre-September clear out and re-organised pretty much everything – including products for testing – which due to the school…

Estee Lauder New Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II

Regular readers of this site will know that I originally never fully embraced the ‘all-worshiping-never-questioning’ adoration that most beauty journalists had for ANR. It always…

Clinique Take the Day Off Cleansing Balm – review and Hall …

OK so the downside of constantly recommending (unintentionally) brands that are only available in limited distribution is a lot of unhappy readers contacting me from…

balance Me Cleanse and Smooth Face Balm (and Radiance Face …

balance Me (their spelling) are an old favourite – if you like ‘natural’ products that really are ‘natural’ – this brand is for you. What…

Aromatherapy Associates Soothing Cleansing Balm

Apologies for the lack of posts. My NY business trip ended in food poisoning which made the jet lag worse which meant I was asleep…

Cheat Sheet – Routines

It’s easy to see how your skincare routine can be a little overwhelming – we are sold so many products these days – there is…

Elemis Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm – a rant and a review. – RE-REVIEWED 16.07.13

Let me say this about this cleanser. It comes with a flannel. Yes. A flannel (washcloth for my confused US readers). Amen, praise the maker…

Shiseido Expert Sun Aging Protection SPF30

I thought I’d keep the reviews of the SPF’s as user-friendly as possible – i.e. not let the brands overwhelm with the science and marketing…

Georgia Louise launching in SpaceNK

Launching this June in SpaceNK is the Georgia Louise skincare range. Initially opening with 4 products – Georgia Louise is a British -born facialist now…