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Empties continued. Clarins and Hampton Sun.

Unexpected bonus of having small children and their luggage allowance: we literally took 20/25 bottles of suncream/sun products with us on holiday. I figured ‘now’s…

Post Holiday Empties – things that actually worked.

So we’re back. And rather than doing posts about ‘What to take away with you’ – I thought it made sense to mention what I…

Decleor Aroma Sun Expert SPF 50 and 30 Protective Anti-wrinkle Creams

Next up is Decleor – which is hands-down my favourite suncare packaging – they nailed it with the pinky/red. It’s pretty perfect – and so…

Clarins SPF 50+ and SPF30 Sun Wrinkle Control Cream

Available in three strengths: SPF15 SPF30 SPF50+ There is a wider selection available – I’m just focusing primarily on the face. One size: 75ml (nice…

Clinique City Block Sheer SPF25 and SPF40 Face Cream

It’s all about the C word today. Those of you who know me of old will remember that is what I used to call Clinique…

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…

Cheat Sheet – SPF

  I used to get my SPF from my make-up during colder months, but since I’ve gotten older and have been using more retinoids, I’ve stepped up…

2012 Awards. Hand Cream of the Year. Clinique Even Better Dark …

I’m not going for an award-in-every-category this year. Just highlighting a few favourites that I’ve really enjoyed using in 2012. Regular readers of this blog…

Sunscreen – London Makeup Girl

For those of you who constantly ask about SPF and the variable types available – I have previously recommended asking Grace from London Makeup Girl – she (unlike my…