Elemis freshskin

I love a little Elemis – they were the first entry in the Mouth Hall of Fame and have consistently provided high quality, well-thought-out, must-have…

Current Skincare Routine – January/February

I posted on Wednesday about the changes I have consciously made to my lifestyle, diet and skincare routine. The upshot of it for me is…

Acne Rosacea. No more?

Those of you that know me personally will know that for my 40th birthday I was given acne rosacea. Literally. I’ve had better gifts. Overnight…

My Staple Diet – Cleansers

I am often asked what products I use.  To be honest I change my skincare more often than I change handbags. But I do have…

Emma Hardie Rejuvenating Night Cream

I know I’m a little obsessed with Emma Hardie. It’s not my fault. It started with this – one of the BEST cleansers I have…

Cheat Sheet – Vitamin D & SPF

 BRITS AS SOON AS THE MERCURY HITS 20 degrees C Gone are the days of my youth basting on a foil suntanning sheet with baby…

Parabens and Animal Testing – a quick word…

After a few comments this week on Twitter about parabens and a post from the lovely Sarah on London Beauty Review about animal testing –…

Biologique Recherche and P50

Those two words fill my heart with joy.  Not only did I do some of my advanced facial training here (brilliant memories of hazy Paris…

Cheat Sheet – Facial Massage for Cleansing/Post-Cleansing

Firstly – a moment on cleansing – get thee to an oil-based cleanser – NOW.  Like attracts like – oil in your cleanser will attract…