Apart from being the longest month, January also brings in it some welcome sales shopping. As you can imagine, I skip the clothes sales because the thought of rummaging through over-crowded racks and lining up at a till, only to eventually bring it back because even though it cost £10, that yellow jumper will go with nothing, brings me out in hives. Now a sale … Continue reading Skincare Sales
How cliche, a resolutions post on the 1st January. But there’s something about a new year that gives everyone some determination to accomplish something. Whether it’s professional or personal, food or exercise, everyone has something they want to work towards. This post is not a ‘New year, new me‘ it’s more about adjustments and being more mindful of my skin. I went to bed with … Continue reading Skin resolutions
As it’s the last day of the year, I’ve chosen four favourite things that have seen me through the last month: Body Brushing I feel like I’m late to the game on this but having read about the benefits of body brushing for YEARS I finally bought one. I went for the ‘Mytlp Bath Body Brush‘ with natural bristles and ‘massage nodules reducing cellulite toxins‘…well … Continue reading December Favourites
The week before Christmas, Mr Skin Shelfie and I headed south to the Canary Islands for a week of vitamin D before the dreaded dreary January. We prepared ourselves for days of 20-25 degrees, which meant I had to prep my sun protection. The sun and I have had a rocky relationship over my 32 years with many a burn, pigmentation and sun damage as … Continue reading Winter sun protection
Rapunzel I am not. At the age of 3, my tactic for long locks was to wear a towel on my head and let it flow behind me saying ‘make your hair longer’. Sadly, this isn’t a look I can get away with in my mid-30s but the point is, my hair is not my favourite feature. From teenager to early twenties I had a … Continue reading Hair care- don’t care?
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I love a great facial and in my opinion finding a great facial is like finding the perfect pair of jeans: Highlights your best features Makes you like your ‘not-so-favourite’ features A great investment and worth the price tag Prepare for compliments There are a lot of people who don’t like it when others touch their face. I agree. Anyone who has not just … Continue reading Don’t underestimate the power of a great facial