Mental Health

Why I took a break from social media

I came late to the blogging and social media game – part and parcel of being a technophobe and deeply suspicious of technology to be honest. But when I finally succumbed to curiosity, I was hooked. The introvert in me loved being able to choose when to communicate and best of all, it was from […]

30 Apr 2018


Revolution Fast Base Foundation Stick

You’ve got to hand it to Adam Minto and the team at Revolution Beauty they know how to launch the type products that get us all talking, at prices that we can all afford. The world went crazy for the Conceal and Define concealers at the start of the year and there was such a huge […]

12 Apr 2018


15 Questions To Ask A Beauty Blogger Tag

I’ve written quite a few heavy posts lately so thought I’d lighten the mood by getting involved with this tag. Also, lots of the people in my real-life are forever asking me questions about makeup and my opinions on products, so I thought it’d be great to share my ideas with everyone in one post! […]

3 Apr 2018


Organic Shop Haircare Review

It’s not easy finding compatible products for curly hair, especially Type 3 curly hair which is incredibly dry, like my own. Predictably being mixed race, I fall somewhere between Afro and Caucasian hair and have spent a small fortune on hair products over the years  After years of experimenting with techniques and products, I now […]

2 Apr 2018


2018: First Quarter Review

Was it only three months ago that I wrote down my 2018 intentions? Where has the time gone? I feel like I’ve blinked and missed the first three months of 2018, so much has happened and lots of it has been good. At the start of the year, like the year before, I split my […]

31 Mar 2018


Pink Parcel March 2018

Not only was I looking forward to the March Pink Parcel box because I’d seen the previews on Instagram, I just knew that the International Women’s Day themed box would be filled with amazing products. Plus, I was so impressed to see the brand getting behind the gender equality campaign #PressforProgress. I love that a company that […]

26 Mar 2018


10 Signs Your Relationship Is Dead

Recently, I celebrated two years of being officially divorced. It made me smile but it also made me think about all the reasons why relationships fail, and exactly when I saw the warning signs because let’s be honest, they’re always there. In an ideal world, relationships would never end and everyone would fall in love […]

24 Mar 2018


Stila Bohemian Beauty Spring 2018 Launch

One of the best perks of being a beauty and lifestyle blogger is getting to attend PR events. I am a huge fan of Stila products and was absolutely delighted to be invited to the launch of their Bohemian Beauty Spring 2018 range, especially as it meant that I got to swatch all the new […]

20 Mar 2018


Look Fantastic March 2018

I have to say, this box is stunning! I literally gasped when I saw it, it’s that beautiful! Look Fantastic are definitely my favourite boxes as they are usually the best packaged with sturdy boxes and tissue paper, they always seem to look like a gift to yourself and that’s never a bad thing. So, […]

18 Mar 2018


Primark Nails Review

Hands up if you think that you’re never properly groomed without having your nails done? Whether that’s polish, a gel manicure or acrylics I absolutely love having my nails done. What I don’t love is the cost. Where I’m based, a full-set of acrylics with gel polish costs £35-£40 with fortnightly infills costing around the […]

10 Mar 2018