Urtekram, Always Organic.

I suffer from very sensitive skin which gets irritated very easily; I have struggled to find a body lotion that does exactly what I need; smooth my skin, reduce rashes, reduces itchiness and doesn’t irritate. My main problem area is my shins; when I’m anxious I tend to itch my legs (very strange I know) but some nights, subconsciously in my sleep I have scratched then to the point they are bleeding; it definitely doesn’t help that I treat myself to extremely long pointed acrylics that are lethal! For many years I have used E45 Moisturising Body Lotion which works well but doesn’t have that luxurious feel I want. It helps reduce the inflammation from my crazy scratching attacks but it feels very medicinal to use.

I was lucky to be sent 2 products from Urtekram; an organic wholesalers, from their Coconut Collection. One of which was an Organic Coconut Body lotion. I have been searching for a body lotion that won’t irritate my sensitive skin but still feel like I have pampered rather than “treated”. Continue reading “Urtekram, Always Organic.”

Christmas Decor Hacks

Christmas is fast approaching and I can’t wait to get the tree up, brighten the house up with Christmas lights, and spread festivity EVERYWHERE! Even the bathroom gets given a festive touch.

But we all know how expensive Christmas is and if you’re like me; you dread having to part with so much money for one day and plead for January payday. It can become so stressful making your pay check stretch. Which is why I hate splashing out on Christmas decor for it to sit in a box for 11 out of 12 months of the year. Why can’t we become DIY enthusiasts or savvy at Christmas and not splash out? I have put together some ideas that have inspired me to become more conscious of the price of decorations this Christmas… and in some cases, they are just plain genius! Continue reading “Christmas Decor Hacks”

Maybelline “The Nudes” Eyeshadow Palette

I wasn’t going to review this product but it is just too good not to! The Maybelline “The Nudes” Palette is one of the best drug store eyeshadow palettes I’ve owned. For a great price of £9.99 it really is a great product.

Although Urban Decay’s eyeshadow palettes are deemed to be everyones must haves I do believe for a drugstore product this is a great cheaper alternative. Continue reading “Maybelline “The Nudes” Eyeshadow Palette”