Photo Diary: Paris long weekend away

Nobody really prepares you for the amount of steps you’ll be taking when you decide to try and see all the sights of Paris in four days. No one prepares you for the amount you’ll miss the city every single day you’re away from it either… From getting lost in the Lourve to scatting out on top of the Eiffel Tower, crying watching other people buy Chanel … Continue reading Photo Diary: Paris long weekend away


Sam Faiers launches Carmen by Samantha

She’s of course best known as a TV reality but now Sam Faiers is well and truly dipping her toes into the beauty world. After the success of her Lashes by Samantha line, she’s joined forces with hair care brand Carmen to bring out a range of affordable styling products for your locks.. I challenge you to find a picture of her hair not looking flawless, so … Continue reading Sam Faiers launches Carmen by Samantha


Birchbox #7 | August Unboxing

Dive In  Despite the fact my August Birchbox arrived in September (seriously guys, sack off Hermes for your delivery plz) they’ve seriously impressed me with the products this month, well… last month. In fact, there isn’t a single one I feel the need to moan about. The exclusive scuba bag design is a major hit for future storage purposes and sets the tone for the cute … Continue reading Birchbox #7 | August Unboxing


Glossybox #1 | Starter Kit & July Unboxing

Beauty boxes are everywhere right now and I’m not gonna lie, I’m constantly tempted by basically each and every one of them. So it should come as no surprise that I’ve jumped on the Glossybox bandwagon… I’ve been toying with subscribing to them for a while and it was their branding that swayed me in the end. I love the pink. I love the black. … Continue reading Glossybox #1 | Starter Kit & July Unboxing


Birchbox #6 | July Unboxing

I can’t quite believe its been six months since I first subscribed to Birchbox – this year is FLYING by. You’ll have noticed from my previous posts that I’m not always their biggest fan. I’ve had quite a few duff products and some sketchy delivery dates but I’m still hanging on in there each month, so they must be doing something right! This month’s box … Continue reading Birchbox #6 | July Unboxing


invisibobble® | The simple hair saviour

I hate that feeling when your hair is up too tight, you’ve got random strands pulling and its starting to give you a headache… Then to top it off, as you pull your hairband out, you’re faced with that dreaded kink and end up pulling out a handful of hair with it. Ouch! The invisibobble is here to rid you of all these everyday problems. … Continue reading invisibobble® | The simple hair saviour


Benefit Goof Proof Brow (+GIVEAWAY)

If you picked up a copy of this month’s ELLE Magazine (or are a subscriber like me) you’ll have nabbed yourself an exclusive preview of Benefit‘s Goof Proof Brow! Available as a sample in either the light shade 02 or dark 06, readers were given the chance to try out the super easy to apply pencil before the new brow collection hit the shelves. Running … Continue reading Benefit Goof Proof Brow (+GIVEAWAY)


Birchbox #5 | June Unboxing

Is there anything more summery than a palm tree or pineapple print? I don’t think so! This month’s Birchbox comes in two different designs, with subscribers being sent either a pale blue box with palm tree motifs or this pink pineapple version. I’m so glad I got the latter, as it makes the perfect quirky addition to the rest of my Birchbox family. You’ll also notice … Continue reading Birchbox #5 | June Unboxing