Monthly Archives: September 2015

Review: Vitrine Designs – I am obsessed!

Here’s the thing, when you’re not really into something, it takes something pretty special to grab your attention. That was me and jewellery. I’ve never really been into it. I could appreciate a pretty piece, sure, but for me to … Continue reading

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Review: Neal’s Yard Remedies Wild Rose Beauty Balm and Elixr

Now one thing you probably know about me, I love an at home spa sesh! Most friends that visit see me pottering around in a facemask / hair mask of some sort. Most family skype conversations involve me looking like … Continue reading

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Review: Chantecaille Just Skin Skin Anti-Smog Tinted Moisturiser

What is it? Just Skin is a lightweight tinted moisturiser with built in non-toxic mineral sunscreen (SPF15) and a new complex of botanicals that delivers protection from free radicals, smog and sun. Designed for women and men, this unique skin … Continue reading

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Review: Shiseido Bioperformance Glow Revival Serum

What is it? This serum is said to revive and energize the skin, restoring its glow and giving it new life. Like a defibrillator to the heart, but for the skin. For the past three months, the Shiseido Bio-Performance Glow … Continue reading

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A Special Eid Gift Guide

Living in Dubai has allowed me a glimpse into the Middle Eastern culture. One tradition that I genuinely love is Eid. Eid is a time of celebration. It is a time for getting together with your family and friends and … Continue reading

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It’s Autumn! My go-to Autumn plummy look

As soon as we cross the line from Summer to Autumn, my dark lippy’s come out to play. Despite it feeling nothing like autumn yet in Dubai, my heart pines a little when I see instagram pictures of scarf and … Continue reading

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Review: Alpha H Skin Loving Vitamin Kit

What is it? Uniting three of Alpha-H’s most intensive topical vitamin serums, Skin Loving Vitamins Kit has been specially developed to re-hydrate, rejuvenate and revitalise the fabric of your skin. With high concentrations of Vitamins A, C and E, these … Continue reading

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Quick Review: MAC Wood Winked Eye Shadow and Syrup Lipstick

MAC Wood Winked Eye Shadow What is it? A spectacular golden bronze coloured eye shadow. Highly-pigmented powder. Applies evenly, blends well. What do I think of it? One of the things I love about this shadow is how it blends so … Continue reading

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Review: Tata Harper Replenishing Nutrient Complex

What is it and what does it do? This lightweight facial oil serum improves the skin’s natural glow, texture and hydration. A weightless blend of biocompatible micronutrients, antioxidants, vitamins and minerals provides your daily dose of environmental protection while delivering … Continue reading

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Review: Givenchy Noir Couture Mascara and Le Rouge Lipstick

Givenchy Noir Couture 4 in 1 Mascara What is it? A four-in-one mascara that creates intense volume, strong curl, infinite length, and complete lash care. What it does: This multitasking mascara is formulated with Givenchy’s exclusive lash booster expert complex … Continue reading

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