We’re all familiar with the saying ‘you are what you eat’, and no one waxes lyrical on the subject better than blogger, author and nutrition-guru, Deliciously Ella, who has just collaborated with Neal’s Yard Remedies on an exciting new launch. Not just satisfied with changing the way she ate, Ella Woodward recognised the benefits of switching to natural and organic skincare too. Having already worked with the Neal’s Yard team on developing recipes for their superfood blends, Ella’s first range for skin is the Rose, Lime & Cucumber range.
Gone are the days of being forced to the back of a health-food shop in hunt of cruelty-free and vegan beauty products. Thanks to more and more cosmetic and skincare companies adopting a cruelty-free approach, it’s easier than ever to make sure the make-up you choose isn’t at the expense of unnecessary testing on animals, and doesn’t compromise on quality either. I’ve picked out some of my favourite cruelty-free offerings, all of which are vegan friendly too.
As a raging Charlotte Tilbury fan I of course get giddy when anything new is released, and as a self-confessed mascara junkie, Tilbury’s latest release; Legendary Lashes in Black Vinyl got me reaching for my credit card in a flash, despite being on the wrong side of pay day. So imagine my total and utter disappointment upon discovering that this product is quite simply, awful…
Father’s day is fast approaching, and if you’re anything like me you may be pranging out about what on Earth to get the guy ‘with everything’. I find it trickier shopping for chaps, and often panic and go for edible gifts like chocolate and beer, but since my old man has been following a more specific – and limited – diet, it left me pondering other options, which is where Lush came to the rescue…
Who doesn’t love a bargain, and for me there’s nothing more satisfying than a good beauty bargain – especially if the product is great quality too. I love Wilkos for their beauty products, and in particular the European brand Essence. I recently popped into my local store for a bit of a haul and came away with these pretty brushes (among other things).