Posted in December 2012

Still Alive

I can only apologise for my recent absence – I have merely been too lazy to blog!  I have actually had some time off work for Christmas and my birthday, but the present giving season has meant I have far too much to review for you and haven’t really known where to start.  This was definitely not … Continue reading

Yves Saint Laurent Touche Eclat

Yves Saint Laurent Touche Eclat

Ok, I know I’m about 10 years behind on this one but I recently treated myself to one of YSL’s signature pens.  The under eye bags had got out of control and no amount of eye cream was going to help so I thought it was about time to bite the bullet and open my wallet and … Continue reading

Glossybox December 2012

Glossybox December 2012

Another day, another Glossybox.  Let’s cut to the chase. Products: Milk_Shake Conditioning whipped cream 100ml £7.40- This is the product I was most excited about, being a bit of a hair product fetishist.  Apparently it smells like whipped cream and treats, protects and strengthens with milk, wheat germ and casein proteins.  I haven’t tried it … Continue reading

She Said Beauty Box December 2012

She Said Beauty Box December 2012

MesmerEyez Coloured Contacts – pair – £6.99 Technic Nail Varnish in Tawny Port – 12ml – £1.25 Jamela 24k Gold Under Eye Mask – one pair – £2.03 Dr Duve Anti Ageing + Firming eye cream – sachet – min 1ml £3.83 Dr Duve Skin Boosting Cream – sachet – min 1ml £2.58 Amie Spring Clean Cooling Clay … Continue reading

Orly – Ruby

Orly – Ruby

  Deep red is the perfect nail colour for this time of year, and it feels classy too.  This one is by Orly and is called Ruby.  It’s a great polish that paints on easily and dries to a lovely finish.  I really rate Orly polishes, and I like that they haven’t scrimped on quality … Continue reading

Winter Survival Kit

Winter Survival Kit

OK, so it’s December and I have just watched my first Christmas film.  I have had to scrape ice off my windscreen several times and I think I’m finally forced to admit it is officially winter and it’s bloody freezing!  With this come a variety of challenges; from how not to fall over in heels … Continue reading