Implementing ARK Skincare into My Beauty Regime

•Features gifted items• Since turning thirty a couple of months ago, I have been making an effort to take care of my skin more, and to really think about what products I am using on both my face and my body, to nourish it and help prevent signs of ageing as I get older. Something I am really interested in, is using products that are specifically aimed at my age...

Combatting a Flaky Itchy Scalp

Suffering from eczema, I am no stranger to dry skin but was perplexed to discover my scalp was feeling very dry and scaly over Christmas. My eczema is often aggravated by stress and, during the festivities I was feeling incredibly anxious, meaning both my skin and head were feeling super sore and sensitive. I was actually prescribed a medicated shampoo for contact dermatitis, which I really couldn’t get on with...

February Beauty Favourites

Didn’t January feel like it would last forever? I must admit, I have a bit of a soft spot for February. Yes, it is still pretty cold and grey and gloomy, but the sun seems to be peeking through the clouds that little bit more and the mornings are that little bit brighter. Plus there’s Valentine’s Day and I have lots of family birthdays to celebrate as well. I have...

Beauty – Professional Summer Skincare – Tips and Tricks

Whether you are enjoying the sun this summer or viewing it from your office window, it can be easy to neglect your skincare. But, as the days get warmer and the sun shines brighter refresh your skincare routine to keep your skin looking fresh and healthy all season. The Obvious One – SPF SPF is often at the forefront of any summer skincare campaign, and for very good reason! Protecting...

Beauty – My Pre-Holiday Boots Haul 

As you may have gathered by now, I’m a huge fan of highstreet favourite Boots and I make all my beauty purchases from there. I’ve previously posted my money saving tips and other hauls, and I generally am a huge fan.  Just before we headed out to Santorini, I had a little splurge on some beauty bits and I wanted to share them.   Razors  I always buy these razors...

Beauty – Why I’m Not Ruling out Botox – My Visit to the Launch of sk:n Bournemouth 

I like to think I take pride in my appearance. Although, as I’ve mentioned previously, my wardrobe since becoming a mum consists mainly of jeans and a variety of striped tops, I make sure my hair is brushed before I leave the house and I apply basic makeup daily.  I’m not ashamed to admit that I’ve considered having surgery before. I have always had fairly small boobs and I had...

My Big Boots Beauty Birthday Haul

I’ve mentioned before that I find it hard to treat myself generally, however, for my birthday I was very fortunate to get a fair amount of birthday money and I decided that, as well as getting some new summer clothes, I would stock up on some beauty favourites and use the opportunity to try out some new products.  So, what did I buy?  Pearl Drops Pure White Whitening Treatment x...