How to Academy: Peter Frankopan in conversation with Akala

I have to admit, I went to this talk because I low key want Akala to be my husband and wanted chance to see him provoke discussion in real life. Did not disappoint, but the star of the show was Peter Frankopan, Professor of Global History at Oxford . My likkle brain cells were in…

Soap and Glory Sundays: Pt.3

After a big gap, I am pleased to announce that Soap and Glory Sundays are back! And I’m going to begin by writing about a face soap that I have recently introduced into my regime. I was eyeing this face wash up for a while, and I have to admit I was skeptical because I…

Thrifty Thursday: Can- Do Coffee

With all this focus on our facial skincare, we sometimes neglect out body. Before I invested in a great all over moisturizer, I was guilty of forgetting about body care. Alongside an array of body lotions and potions, the claims that are made by these products can sometimes be overwhelming . So I found a…

Battle of the Body Butters: Pt.1

As we ascend into spring, the desire to get those limbs out will become ever more inviting and what better way to debut your skin than with a good slathering of body butter. This will be a monthly series where I delve into serious body butter investigation by testing a new body butter every month…

New Try: Nip and Fab Bee Sting Body Souffle

With an experimental feel in the air, I thought I would give the Nip+Fab Bee Sting Deluxe Body Soufflè a go. So over the last few weeks, I’ve been making this cream a nightly ritual after I shower. Nip+Fab claim thaat this product plumps and reapirs skin with its primary ingredient of bee venom. I…

Liz Earle: Hot Cloth Cleanser

I’m baccckkkk! With the make up world baking our face, we sometimes forget the importance of taking it all off at the end of the day. After painfully seraching for the best way to remove my make up, I finally got round to trying the Liz Earle Hot Cloth Cleanser. This is a great multi…

Soap and Glory Sundays: Pt.2

Welcome to the second part of my product review for The Whole Glam Lot. Now we’re all buttered up from last week’s body butter run through, I’m going to be chatting about the prequel! Shower gel! Sugar Crush Body Wash to be precise. The bottle in this set comes in a pump (500ml) and can also be…

Treatment Tuesday: Shaving

Back again, with another treatment Tuesday. This is a routine that we are all familiar with; shaving! This is one of the most popular choices of hair removal here in the UK and it’s an easy and cheaper alternative to waxing or laser. Although this is a prefered treatment by many, there are things that…

Soap and Glory Sundays: Product Review Pt.1

So over Christmas time, I received a fabulous Soap and Glory gift set (The Whole Glam Lot) from Boots and I think it’s a great way to try out products you would never normally purchase. 2016’s set came in a metal travel case and was full with body care, facial skincare and a bit of…

Thrifty Thursdays: Garnier Skin Active Tissue Mask

  I’m back with the second of my Thrifty Thursday series! Today I’ve chosen the Moisture Bomb, Tissue Mask from Garnier’s Skin Active Range. This is a thrifty alternative to getting a moisturising facial at the spa, as it leaves your skin feeling hydrated for a week! I decided to choose this mask because it…