Beauty Shopping in Paris

It’s no secret that I have a love for all things beauty. My bathroom is like a worldwide pharmacy and my first phrase when I step off the plane in the US is ‘Can we go to Walgreens?’ I can’t help it. I seem to have curbed my impulse spending in Boots these days as I’m now more disciplined writing lists, so I strategically planned out each of my beauty…

Current Skincare I’m Enjoying

My skin has been looking and feeling great recently and it’s down to a few bits I’ve added to or swapped in my skincare routine. I’m still using the old favourites like Bioderma Sensibio H2O, Pixi Glow Tonic and my trusty Oil Free Moisturizer by Kate Somerville but think the change has stemmed from the way I’m removing my make up at night – as that’s where the most products…

Spring Beauty | Skincare Transition

In the winter I find my skincare regime concentrates on hydration and rich moisture but my combo skin becomes oilier as the months heat up. As we come into spring I’m looking for pore clarity and products that are going to regulate the production of oil on my skin so I’m not left looking like a shiny mess 15 minutes after I apply my make up. Since the end of…

Day-Tripping to France  

Last week I had Thursday off. Usually my weekdays off mean sleeping in, catching up on rubbish tv, washing my hair and doing a face mask. But today I was woken by my shrilling alarm at 6am to catch a ferry to France. My parents had booked a day trip to cash in on the booze deals for my brothers 21st birthday party and I decided to tag along. If…