Merumaya melting cleansing balm – a non-drying cleanser

To me, January means extra pampering and time on my skin – inevitably it gets dry from the cold weather, hotter showers, central heating, drinking more tea, and not enough water, etc. I have a number of cleansers on the go at any one time, but in winter I search out the thicker and creamier ones… View Post
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Blend your own foundation, BB or CC cream with Cover FX custom cover drops

All the fuss is true and warranted. This is the work of a genius! Cover FX custom cover drops contain pure pigment and turn any moisturiser, cream, primer, or sun cream into tinted coverage, subtly covering up anything that needs covering. It’s my skin but better. View Post
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Don’t bother buying a separate moisturiser for winter. It’s not always necessary.

A tip for those of you who don’t want to go to the expense of buying a separate moisturiser for winter – just add a drop of oil to your moisturiser to give it that extra boost in winter. Simple. View Post
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Tatcha indigo soothing triple recovery cream – anti-ageing skincare from Japan ideal for sensitive skins

This was a full sized sample of one of the most delicious face creams I have used in a long time. It is pure indulgence in a purple coloured jar. Even the packaging is indulgent…you know you are opening something luxurious and precious when it comes in a box within a box, with a message… View Post
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My holiday essentials this time round – some keepers and some I’ll be using here at home

My holiday toiletries did get a little bit out of control – I had 2 wash bags and a makeup bag – of course I had to cover myself for all eventualities – a very hot climate in Malawi and a moderately hot one in South Africa. Malawi is super chilled and relaxed, whilst South… View Post
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