I cannot believe how quickly December is going by; it’s like we are in fifth gear. And I have two things that I am dreading – my car insurance and my birthday. To keep my mind off those I have been distracted by a selection of my favourite beauty products: eyeshadow palettes. If you’re looking for ideas of what to get for someone this Christmas (and cheekily want one for yourself), then read on… Avon Rose Gold Edition Luxe Eyeshadow Palette* (£10) I’m afraid the magpie tendencies came out of me when I clapped eyes on the rose gold compact from
I had a week off recently (which now seems like a lifetime ago) and although I didn’t go on holiday, I hit the ‘pause’ button for some highly prescribed me-time. This called for a proper relaxation, completely switching off and forgetting about work so I booked myself in for a treatment at Clarins’ Skin Spa. Clarins’ is recognised for its skincare and cosmetics range, but it also has a sterling reputation for face and body treatments in its amazing spa facilities. Previously I had tried a Rebalancing Massage with Relax Essential Oils, which you can read about here. This time I was looking
I started running outdoors six weeks ago to improve my well being and strength and although I don’t have a fondness for exercise, the reason I’ve kept going (ha!) is motivation from fellow runners. I am part of a local running group and I run a couple of times a week with a few work colleagues. To think when I started, I could only run for a minute. Now I’m up to nearly 3 miles in half an hour without stopping. When I visited Clarins spa for my massage, I was recommended to try their Energizing Emulsion on my legs.