Clean – The latest beauty buzzword

The word you can not escape in the beauty world at the moment is ‘Clean’. As I type there are nearly two million Instagram posts with the hashtag #CleanBeauty, and Google searches of the term have increased by more than 600% over the past 10 years, and Mintel Research found 49% of British women say it is important for their beauty routine. Does ‘clean’ beauty really scrub up?

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Patchology Rejuvenating Eye Gels Review

Working full time, trying to get in shape and maintaining an active social life takes a toll on the body, especially when you are in your mid 30’s like me. When Patchology sent me some Rejuvenating Eye Gels to try out, I was thrilled.

Over the last few years, the wrinkles have started to appear, under my eye has become darker and puffier. I have tried similar patches over the lasts few years. They seem to work for half an hour or so, but with no long-term effects. I appreciate that it is not going to be permanent. Still, if a product can make an impact for a few days, then it would be ideal for including into your skincare routine.

Patchology Flashpatch Rejuvenating Eye Gels

An honest review of the March Birchbox

I have been receiving a Birchbox subscription for nearly a year now. It is the UK’s number one beauty box subscription which is tailored to the subscriber’s skin, hair and style.  Five beauty products are sent every month allowing you to discover new products.  It always has at least one full-size product.  I have seen many reviews of the Birchbox and they are always saying very fluffy things, singing the products praises and which I do not feel are very real.  Some of the products are amazing and some are not.  So, here’s my honest review of what I received this month…