Eco-Friendly Body Care with e’lifexir

Eco-Friendly Body Care with e’lifexir

I recently was very kindly sent a sample pack from e’lifexir of it’s full range of body care products. There are seven products in the pack in total, and each one promises to carve out and define a specific part of your body. Now, I should point out this isn’t a full review, but more of a first impressions type thing, simply because I only got five sachets of each product. Not really enough to figure out if the products work long term. But, I have enjoyed using them on all 3 occasions I’ve saved to do so, so I’ll go over it here.

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Review: The Body Shop Drops of Youth Liquid Peel

Review: The Body Shop Drops of Youth …

As I rubbed the peel into the back of my hand, and excuse the visual, clumps of skin genuinely began to detach and form. Once wiped away, the back of my hand that had just been peeled was smooth, soft, and even looked well moisturised, whilst the other hand suddenly seemed to have noticeable patches of dry skin due to the difference.

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Review – Maybelline Dream Satin Liquid Foundation

Review – Maybelline Dream Satin Liquid Foundation

But when my Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Wiz Pencil ran out, and I didn’t have the money to order a new one, I swallowed my pride and went in search of a good drugstore dupe. A quick online search led me to Maybelline for a similar pencil. And whilst there, I decided to try some other things that had a good reputation, before being drawn to the foundations. Having done most of my makeup shopping online, I was pretty impressed to see a display that talked through each foundation type and told me which one was for each skin type. After a little swatching, I settled on the Maybelline Dream Satin Liquid.

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Review: Organic Shop Haircare

Review: Organic Shop Haircare

My hair is poker straight, often gets greasy really quickly, and is now at the length where it constantly feels in the way. I need a shampoo that’s light, non oily, and sulphate free is always a bonus. So when Organic Shop sent me some products to try I jumped!

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The Sweet Smell of Rituals Home

The Sweet Smell of Rituals Home

A few weeks ago, I was contacted by the lovely Sara, owner of Rituals Home. Rituals Home is a small brand that focuses on creating holistic aromatherapy blends, carefully selected for certain moods and states. Sara not only creates products that smell incredible, but also keeps it natural and cruelty free. All of her products are organic, vegan, eco-friendly and made from ingredients sourced sustainably. Honestly, you can’t go wrong! Even her packaging is all recycled!

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High Coverage Concealer – Kat Von D Lock it vs. Tarte Shape Tape

High Coverage Concealer – Kat Von D Lock …

At the beginning of January, I decided that one of my New Years Goals was to combat my dark circle problem, so I invested in 2 of the most hyped up, high coverage concealers I’d seen; the Tarte Shape Tape Concealer, and the Kat Von D Lock it Concealer. I’ve spoken already about how much I love Shape Tape, and after I run out I will definitely be investing in that one again. Having tossed aside the Lock It Concealer as soon as the Shape Tape arrived, I’m definitely trying to pick it up again a little more. Both of these concealers have done their job, but which is more worth investing your hard earned money into?

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My Beauty Wishlist

My Beauty Wishlist

There have some amazing new releases in the beauty world that I’ve been dying to get my hands on. Time to put some money aside maybe and… sorry, I can’t finish that sentence with a straight face. University is coming to an end though (*internal screaming*) and fingers crossed I’ll be getting a job (or going into a masters, but we’ll see!), earning money and can finally start buying what I want!

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Reviewing the Tarte Shape Tape Concealer

Reviewing the Tarte Shape Tape Concealer

According to, well, everyone, Shape Tape is a concealer that will cover anything. Dark circles? Covered. Imperfections? Covered. Skin discolouration and dark spots? Covered. Angry red spots and emerging blackheads? You got it – covered. Honestly, with the amount of stuff this concealer could supposedly do, I was both enthralled and skeptical all in one go.

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Why I’m Not Getting on with Glossier

Why I’m Not Getting on with …

Glossier coming to the UK was one of the most hyped up events in the blogger calendar. For a few weeks, Twitter was filled with affiliate links and discount codes and everyone was expressing how in love with the brand they were. All reviews were positive – “It’s definitely worth the hype!”. Even my non-blogger friends were talking about it. And finally being out of my overdraft and needing some new skincare fixes, I asked on Twitter for a handy discount code, and finally bought into the hype!

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January Favourites

January Favourites

In all honesty, I’m amazed I’ve put makeup on each day! And whilst I’ve not had much time to experiment, there have been a few products that have at least made it look like I’m not stressed trying to balance everything alongside blogging…

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