Full face of First Impressions

If you’d like to see me apply and share my thoughts on a full face of new (to me!) makeup, then watch the video below: See timestamps below for individual products Timestamps: 0:00 - Intro0:23 - Primer - Two Faced Hangover Replenishing Face Primer 40ml 04:19 - Foundation - Pat McGrath Labs Skin Fetish… Continue reading Full face of First Impressions

Beauty · Food and Drink · Lifestyle

Last Minute Christmas Gift Guide 2020

If you still have gifts to buy watch my video below for some last minute options: Details: Beauty Pie Gingerbread Candle and fragrances is available via my affiliate link: Veuve Cliquot Champange is currently on offer at 25% off at Charbonnel et Walker Pink Marc de Champagne Truffles are available from… Continue reading Last Minute Christmas Gift Guide 2020


Three Great: Christmas Candles

I love scented candles in general and enjoy burning festive varieties at Christmas time. Both the glowing flames and seasonal fragrances really add to the ambience I want to create. I run down my top three Christmas candles in the video below: Details Products mentioned: 3) Yankee Candle Classic large Jar Christmas Cookie Notes:… Continue reading Three Great: Christmas Candles


Full Face of: Charlotte Tilbury

Watch my video to see me apply a full face of makeup using only Charlotte Tilbury products: Do you have a favourite Charlotte Tilbury product? Details Products used: Wonderglow Primer Film Star Bronze and Glow in shade Light/Medium Colour Cameleon in shade Amber Haze Eyes to Mesmerise in Amber Pearl Magic Foundation in shade… Continue reading Full Face of: Charlotte Tilbury

Beauty · hair · Lifestyle

Net-a-Porter Beauty Advent Calendar 2020

Net-a-Porter’s third annual beauty advent calendar contains 13 full-size and 12 travel-sized products. Contents span skin care, makeup, hair care and body care. The sold out calendar cost £240 and has a value of £1,115. I was so happy that I managed to get my hands on this as it contains some products that I… Continue reading Net-a-Porter Beauty Advent Calendar 2020


Cult Beauty Advent Calendar 2020

I managed to get my hands on one of this year's highly sought after Cult Beauty Advent Calendars. The calendar was priced at £199 which included a £15 donation to Beauty Banks (which is like a foodbank for hygiene products). Each calendar contained a mix of makeup, skincare, hair care, body care and lifestyle products.… Continue reading Cult Beauty Advent Calendar 2020

Beauty · Lifestyle

Review: Beauty Pie Soul Providers Re-Energizing Dry Oil Sugar Scrub

I believe it is possible to achieve comparable results at home for certain salon beauty treatments. The most obvious candidate for this in my view is a full body scrub. Massaging your exfoliant of choice over dry, rather than wet, skin and paying particular attention to drier areas like elbows and knees will help you… Continue reading Review: Beauty Pie Soul Providers Re-Energizing Dry Oil Sugar Scrub


Compare and Contrast: Beauty Pie SPFs 25 & 50

Beauty buffs know that SPF is a must not only on sunny days but an important skincare step whatever the weather. Whilst strong sunlight contains a lot of UVB rays that can lead to sunburn (think B for burning); all daylight contains UVA rays which are responsible for around 80% of premature skin ageing (think… Continue reading Compare and Contrast: Beauty Pie SPFs 25 & 50