Monthly Archives: November 2014

Get Your Nails Ready For Winter – With Me!

I must confess, I am dreadful at doing my own nails. One hand always looks almost perfect, with the other looking like Florence, my furry pal has done it! I decided to head to my favorite salon in Dubai, The … Continue reading

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Beautiful Handmade Gift Ideas For Christmas!

Being an expat makes gift buying difficult. Friends and family dotted all over the world, yet not wanting to miss a Birthday, Christmas or big celebrations. This used to mean I would buy my gifts here and then spend more … Continue reading

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Current Skincare Favourites!

Today I am going to list all of the products I find myself using on a continuous basis. It is rare for me that I find a product that I love so much, I keep using it. Many products simply … Continue reading

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Prevent Dry Lips This Winter!

Not sure about you, but I suffer from sensitive lips. For as long as I can remember I have needed to smother my lips in balms to keep them from being dry and cracked. Over the years I have found … Continue reading

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My Top 3 Fragrances – Christmas Gift Ideas!

Fragrances really are a very personal choice. You may like strong and spicy, whilst some may choose floral and sweet, yet others may prefer a more fruity and fresh scent… Personally I tend to only wear Jo Malone. I absolutely … Continue reading

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Review: Elemis Pro-Radiance Illuminating Flash Balm

According to the people at Elemis, their Pro-Radiance balm is to be used: “AM and PM by gently applying onto clean skin and under eyes on dark circles. Upon application you will notice a translucent glow to the skin. To … Continue reading

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Review: Lush Brazened Honey Face Mask

I have said this a thousand times and will likely say it a thousand more, but I do love the Lush fresh face masks. They are a firm staple in my skincare routine and my ‘downtime’ most evenings! The latest one I … Continue reading

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Christmas Gift Ideas: Alpha H

Stuck for a Christmas gift idea? Why not give the gift of a beautiful complexion. You all know how much I adore Alpha H and their wonderful products. And to make things that bit more fabulous, they have put together … Continue reading

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Super Easy Daytime Make-up Look !!

This is a quick post to show you everything I use to create this very simple, daytime look. I wear this most days for work as it is quick and subtle – nothing too heavy for the office 😉 Here … Continue reading

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Review: Skin Republic Face Masks

I recently picked up a couple of the Skin Republic Face Masks. These are the sheet masks, something I am not particularly familiar with in all honestly. After a couple of attempts with these, I must say, I am pleasantly … Continue reading

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