Posted in October 2012

Yves Rocher Elixir 7.9

Yves Rocher Elixir 7.9

If there’s one company you can rely on to give a good freebie it’s Yves Rocher.  When my mother and I placed our joint order recently we were allowed to pick an expensive freebie because she seems to be their number one customer, and she let me have this.  Elixir 7.9 is a concentrated formula … Continue reading

Yantra Mat

Yantra Mat

This is a bit of a departure from the products I normally review but I was so excited by this I had to share.   This is my newest impulse buy and it is a Yantra Mat.  Yantra mats are based on accupressure and the concept of a bed of nails.  Essentially it’s loads of … Continue reading

Tria Hair Removal Laser Update

Tria Hair Removal Laser Update

Wow, I am way past overdue to give you an update on how I’m getting on with this.  Sorry!  If you haven’t read my original post you can access it here. It has been nearly two months, so am I well on my way to being smoother than a baby’s buttocks?  Disappointingly, I do still … Continue reading

Essie – Orange, It’s Obvious

Essie – Orange, It’s Obvious

  I know it’s way more conventional to take your happy snaps of freshly painted nails, but this is day 5 and isn’t it holding up well?  What you see here is two thin coats with no base coat or top coat. The first and most obvious thing to talk about with this polish is … Continue reading

Nude ProGenius Treatment Oil

Nude ProGenius Treatment Oil

As the nights draw in, and the weather gets colder and harsher skin can tend to need a little something extra.  I have only really discovered face oils in the last 6 months because prior to that the idea of putting oil on my greasy face terrified me.  I am very much a convert now … Continue reading

She Said Beauty Box October 2012

She Said Beauty Box October 2012

Lets start by stating the obvious, this months box of deluxe size samples are not so deluxe.  It’s a shame because it’s put everyone’s backs up, and actually the type of products in this months box are exactly to my tastes.  And I know I have repeatedly said that I would rather have smaller samples … Continue reading

Balance Me Wonder Eye Cream

Balance Me Wonder Eye Cream

I am really bad at using eye cream.  I know I should, and I do want to but it’s just a hard habit to form and I tend to forget.  But, it becomes more and more important as I get older so lately I’ve been making a concerted effort to get into it. This eye … Continue reading