Suddenly I Care About Hand Cream

Until recently, I never gave hand cream much thought. I always had a tube lurking somewhere, usually something that had come as part of a gift set, but I never reached for it. My hands got moisturised as a happy byproduct of me applying body lotion or body butter, but they never had their own… Continue reading Suddenly I Care About Hand Cream

The Lip Balm Files – Laneige Lip Mask and Lip Glowy Balm

~ This series consists, unsurprisingly, of product reviews of lip balms, masks and treatments. None of these posts are sponsored. ~ When your life is turned upside down by disability, you find yourself missing a range of things, big and small, from your old life. One of the little things I miss is doing my… Continue reading The Lip Balm Files – Laneige Lip Mask and Lip Glowy Balm

Product Review: Estée Lauder DayWear Matte Gel Creme

'You get what you pay for' is a divisive sentiment, for good reason. Regarding skincare, it's a glorious fact that there are plenty of affordable products on the market that will perform well without making you want to cry as you're handing over your card/confirming your PayPal payment. It is also true that some products… Continue reading Product Review: Estée Lauder DayWear Matte Gel Creme

The Lip Balm Files: Estée Lauder Pure Colour Envy Colour Replenish Lip Balm

~ This series consists, unsurprisingly, of product reviews of lip balms, masks and treatments. None of these posts are sponsored. ~ There was a time when lip balms were of little interest to me; I’d own a couple for use in winter and never paid more than the price of a Body Shop Born Lippy… Continue reading The Lip Balm Files: Estée Lauder Pure Colour Envy Colour Replenish Lip Balm

Lottie London Lip Kit

Since I had brain surgery in late January, I've been even more housebound than usual. I'm managed two short outings with my family since then and on both occasions I test drove this Lip Kit in the shade #TBT from Lottie London cosmetics. It has been waiting patiently for it's moment for quite some time… Continue reading Lottie London Lip Kit