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Bridal Beauty Preparation

Over the past several weeks, quite a number of you have sent me messages asking could I detail what beauty preparation I did in the run up to the wedding. So many people find that the world of beauty throws so much at them in the run up to their big day, that they don’t know what treatments would actually benefit them the most. There is so many treatments out there, and to be fair while there are many wonderful treatments, there are many that are just looking to capitalise on the bridal market. Every woman wants to look her best at all times, but when it comes to your…

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The pamper session

Shellac at Top To Toe Another week, another best of beauty blog challenge post. This weeks topic is favourite pamper products and yet again I was left scratching my head, wondering what I  should include. I am not one of these girls that sets aside a night once a week, or once a month to have a little pamper session, I am far too lazy for that. If I am honest, I would rather sit on the couch with a bottle of wine watching Corrie, than sit flicking through magazines waiting for hair masks and face masks to develop . If I had a bath in my house maybe it…

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Products that made me go “meh”

While I have written the odd scathing post on the blog, for the most part I write about things I like or love. It’s much easier to write a glowing post then to write about things that just leaving you feeling neither love nor hate. With a beauty addition like mine,  I try out so many new things, that I am bound to come across a few that left me feeling a little meh. I saw this tag on a few other blogs and new I just had to do one myself Chanel Le Vernis Nail colour  This might not be a popular one, but to me these nail varnishes…


Barry M Nails

Before you read this post I feel there should be a little disclaimer. I am a failure as a female. I can’t for the life of me apply nail varnish properly . I would say a male builder would do a better job than I do. In saying that let me tell you about my latest obsession. Barry M nail paint. I am a little late to this bandwagon as I know many bloggers have been raving about these for a while now. I have bought a small selection of their nail varnishes, my favourite being the Gelly Hi Shine nail paints. These bad boys are the absolute business. The…


Christmas glittery nails from Jessica

Who doesn’t love a bit of glitz and glamour at this time of year. I love a bit of sparkle me. I am like a magpie when it comes to the stuff. When I received these two little beauties to try out I was more than a little excited. The pink nail varnish, called Ruff and ready is part of the Effects – The Touch collection. This collection is made up of 6 different textured matte nail varnishes. There are 3 solid matte colours and 3 glittery matte colours. mmmmmm glitter. The colours include Give me goosebumps, which is a dense glittery purple, Excite Me a matte mid purple colour, White Hot  a…