Just Nice Things

Blogging on beauty and lifestyle since 2009

Smashbox BFF

Everyone loves a freebie and you would be hard-pushed to find anything better than what Smashbox is offering this month. Until 31st December step up to any Smashbox counter in Boots stores with your BFF (if you’re a bonafide urbanator, you’ll know that’s your Best Friend Forever) for a make-up session courtesy of Smashbox and register both your details to receive your FREE kit*. This cute kit contains the following key Smashbox products: Photo Finish Foundation Primer 7.lml Photo Finish Lid Primer 0.5ml Limitless Eye Liner in Onyx 0.8g Hyperlash Mascara in Blackout 4ml Lip Enhancing Gloss in Illume 4.2ml

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Elemis Evening Blooms Dry Body Oil & QVC

A couple of weeks ago, Elemis invited a group of beauty bloggers to shopping channel QVC’s studios in Chiswick, west London for the arrival of their newest addition, the Evening Blooms Dry Body Oil and also a nosey around. Elemis is one of my favourite spa and skincare brands – I can’t fault each and every one of their products I’ve tried and fallen in love with.  And the bond Elemis has with QVC is very special since it reached out to millions of homes from its launch on the shopping channel’s screens in 1995. It was an immensely fun evening

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If you’ve seen my latest YouTube video, you’ll know 2012 has been about skincare for me. A few months ago I was invited to meet Pnina Vilinsky, the lady behind Luxtural, a fine luxurious skincare brand. If you’re turned off by expensive products then skip along but if you would at least like to learn more about one, then please read on. Luxtural has been created from a combination of luxury, nature and cosmetic science for skincare that is natural, organic and ultimately pure indulgence. A sustainable, green brand Luxtural uses the unusual ingredient of Pure Pacific Ocean Rainwater combined with

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