The benefits of body scrubbing

A good body scrub is something I love. Now of course in a perfect world you might be lying on a massage table somewhere tropical with a professional performing this for you – the reality might be a little different, but a good body scrub at home can still do wonders. Brightens up dull skin […]

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Multi-purpose beauty products

When you are a busy mum on the run the prospect of using multiple beauty products every day is neither practical nor achievable. In my view, products that can be used for multiple purposes are much better. This not only makes life easier on a day-to-day basis, but also when travelling. When you are travelling […]

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What’s in your makeup bag?

Do you have a favourite makeup brand or are you a what’s on offer sort of person? Perhaps you buy a brand that suits your skin type? Aside from the compulsory Bourjois black mascara, I have always been quite flexible when it comes to which make up brand I buy. That might have just changed… […]

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Chocolate for beauty?

Who likes chocolate? Is that a daft question? I went through quite a big part of my life only being able to eat white chocolate, which I do like but it’s not quite the same is it? I wouldn’t say that I was ever a big chocolate eater but I am a massive hot chocolate […]

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Caring for your skin

As we get older our skin can change quite dramatically. The skin we had as a teenager is not nessesarily the skin we have as an adult. Things like: Ageing The sun Pregnancy What we eat Our hydration levels Even where we live …can all alter our skin. My skin has become much dryer since […]

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A close shave

Can you remember when you first became aware of shaving as a form of hair removal? I remember from quite a young age watching my dad shave for work. He has very thick black hair so is one of these people that has a 4 o’clock ‘shadow’ even when he has shaved that morning. Because […]

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Caring for children’s hair

Hair care can be stressful for both parents and children, but it doesn’t have to be. These are our top tips for stress-free haircare: Get your children used to getting their face and head wet from an early age and make this a part of their daily routine Use a shampoo that is kind to […]

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Brighter skin

Skincare when you are a busy mum can be tricky. I go through bursts of being really regimented with facial skincare and then equal bursts of being totally rubbish. Often, when life is particularly busy that is one of the things that falls off the end of the to do list. One of the things […]

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