I love doing weekly exfoliation treatments to maintain good skin texture. Exfoliation has helped to reduce flakiness, and rough patches on my dry, and dehydrated skin. Philosophy’s The Microdelivery Peel* is a two step exfoliating process that you can use at home. Step one is based on vitamin c (known for it’s brightening properties on the skin), and step two is based on lactic and salicylic acid (known for their smoothing effects). On first impression I wondered if this was going to be…

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Dior nail colours are so pretty, and this time I fell in love with Dior Sunwashed from the summer Tie Dye collection. This beautiful pale yellow has creamy tones, which make this different to other yellow nail varnishes that I have eyed previously. This formulation is a long wear gel effect nail varnish, without the need for the annoying removal of Shellac or other ‘true’ gel nail colours. I find that this is a little thicker, and heavier than regular…

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I was tagged by Tania of whentaniatalks to do the Blush Addict Tag. I do love blusher. Everything from a nude barely there blush (a la Nigella Lawson’s court face), through to something to leave me with an aura of Aunt Sally. Blush is one of my essential make up items. So here are my answers… What colour blush suits you most? I actually find this a really difficult question to answer. As a general rule, I like to match the…

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I was lucky enough to win tickets to the Foodies Festival in Birmingham, thanks to The Foodie Couple Blog. The Foodies Festival visits various places around the UK, and showcases, not only great local suppliers, but also talent. So there were celebrity chefs, professionals in wine, and foodie enthusiasts all taking part in bringing a bit of foodie heaven to Birmingham. Mr Ting and I didn’t get a chance to go to any of the demonstrations, though we would have…

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Despite committing to using a wide tooth comb for the most part when brushing my hair, I do sometimes need a decent hairbrush. Especially when styling my hair for various looks. I had heard a lot about The Wet Brush, and it’s ability to challenge the Tangle Teaser for ouchless hair styling. So when I spotted one in TK Maxx a few weeks ago, I knew that I wanted to give it a go. I have very long hair, and…

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