How to beat Christmas cabin fever

Christmas all about fun and food, family and friends, but it can also be a time for frustration and dare we say it, irritation if cabin fever sets in. There is no doubt that if you spend a whole week stuck in the house stuffing Quality Street and drinking your …

Product Focus – Decleor Aurabsolu Refreshing Mist

We’re never happier than when one of our brands launches a new product and we’re able to offer it to our customers, and that’s exactly what we’re doing today! One of the newest products from Decleor is their Aurabsolu Refreshing Mist, so we thought we’d give you an overview of …

Why Salt Could Be Good For You After All

We are so used to being told to hold the salt because it is bad for our health, that is exactly what we do. But, stop, maybe it isn’t as evil as we have been led to believe.  While we agree that adding too much salt to our food can …

Argan Oil – the Newest Wonder Ingredient

We’ve written before about how the beauty industry is often influenced by trends, just like the fashion industry, and trends of new wonder-ingredients pop up on an almost weekly basis. With brands like Elemis, Decleor and Dermalogica, however, it takes a lot more than “trends” to influence what they put …

Cheat Your Way to Festive Perfection

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but for most of us that means boatloads of stress, being run off of our feet with present buying, cooking, wrapping and entertaining, and we’re STILL expected to pull a fresh-face out of the bag for all the different social events we …

Perfect Products for the Party Season

It’s that time of year when everyone’s thoughts are turning to the upcoming celebrations and the festive season, which means family gatherings, work parties and a whole load of other events which require us to look our best. Most of us embellish our beauty routine at this time of year …

Dry Skin Saviours

Although the weather is still unusually clement for this time of year (anyone else envisioning wearing shorts and a t-shirt on Halloween?!), once the weather starts to get cooler it’s going to be the prime time for dry skin. The combination of central heating, extremes of temperatures and the simple …

Let Decleor Smooth Your Skin Without Make Up

For many women, make-up is a fact of life and a normal part of their daily routine. There are, however, plenty of us who would rather forego the faff of putting their face on and who dislike the feeling of heavy creams and foundations on their skin. The problem there …

A Balm for Every Problem…

Beauty balms are becoming more and more popular, and with good reason; they often tackle a number of problems with just one product. Balms are rich and potent and offer the skin an extra dose of healing goodness, and are especially good after cosmetic procedures or sun exposure. Elemis, Dermalogica …

Running Late? Beauty in a Hurry

Even the best timekeepers amongst us have a glitch every now and again, a day where the alarm doesn’t go off or something happens to ruin our usual morning routine, which can leave you feeling on the back-foot for the whole day. On days like this you have two choices …