Review: Paula’s Choice Clear Extra Strength 2% BHA

Like many people I’ve always suffered with my skin. I finally got it reasonably under control 10 years ago but I’ve constantly suffered with clogged pores and cystic spots on my chin. I’d pretty much tried everything on the market, spot clearing products, manual exfoliators, AHAs, but nothing kept it under control so I’d given up much hope beyond going

Why Hello 2017…


Happy New Year everyone! Even though it is now nearing the end of January and I’ve been away for quite some time. I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and New Year. I did plan for my Christmas break to involve some blogging, but alas I got sick with the flu and that pretty much put me out of

Recipe: Cider Glazed Bonfire Bangers with Grandad’s Sausages


A few weeks ago I was sent some delicious sausages by Grandad’s Sausages * a family business in Bury which is fairly local to me. I was given two lovely packs of sausages – Olde English and Lincolnshire – and a tube of sausagemeat. I usually do some delicious treats for Bonfire Night, like this Maple Mustard Pulled Pork which

Review: Irresistible Me Silky Touch Hair Extensions Ash Blonde


Before and After Irresistible Me Silky Touch Hair Extensions Ash Blonde – $57 – $229 * I’ve never worn hair extensions in my life. I was under the impression that as I have long hair, I didn’t really need them, but they can be used for extra volume as well, which I desperately need because my hair is so thin.

L:A Bruket Wild Rose Hand Cream Review


L:A Bruket Wild Rose Hand Cream – £17.99* Since I started working in an air conditioned office, I always keep hand cream on my desk, as my hands become so dry and cracked. When I was asked if I would like to try out something from Rooi, a Luxury living website, I picked this Wild Rose Hand Cream by L:A

Benefit They’re Real Push Up Liner Review


I don’t often write such negative reviews of products, mainly because usually it’s only a couple of things that let it down, or that it just simply isn’t the product for me. However I have to admit that when it came to ‘Benefit They’re Real’ Push Up liner, I struggled not to completely slate it. I received this liner as