If you find yourself looking in the mirror and focusing on the lines on your forehead, those dreaded crowfeet or even if it is just a general drop or slackening of your skin that upsets you, I would wholeheartedly recommend Tixel as a treatment to consider. What is it and how does Tixel work? To […]
Posted: June 3, 2019 1:53pm

There was a time where I was semi-addicted to watching beauty bloggers. I’ve largely stopped as I found that it just fuelled an addiction to random shopping.  Now, I try and learn to use what I already have, and I bring my make up bag with me if I am considering a new purchase to […]
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Over the years, on the blog, I have written about countless fake tan products. The older I get the less I like to go in the sun and yet I realize more and more how much better I look when I have a bit of colour. TAN-LUXE has been my saviour this season.  It isn’t […]
Posted: July 23, 2018 6:27am


I have been trying to find a signature perfume for ages. I adore those perfumes that last, but a lot of the time they are too overpowering, or just become  too common. Over the years I have tried so many and typically I have a few on the go, but never really committing to one.  […]
Posted: February 2, 2018 4:48am

So sorry, been a bit quiet recently, hope you noticed…  I have been really busy, helping readers clear out their wardrobes before the sales start!  Email me if you want me to give you a hand and to get an idea of what we clear please check out NW8closet on Facebook. I do update Shop […]
Posted: November 3, 2017 4:24pm

When you are on holiday a tan looks fantastic, but the minute you come back and look in the mirror (the light is harsher) and you see the downside of your hours of tanning.  Despite having used nothing but factor 90 my skin looks flaky, dry and thinner, not to mention the extra lines around […]
Posted: September 6, 2017 11:09am

Last Summer my hair resembled an extra from the programme Benidorm – all frazzled and brittle.  This year I have taken precautions!  I had a keratin treatment done before I left to take the worst of the frizz away and loaded up on proper products to protect my hair. In the maze of brands, I […]
Posted: August 16, 2017 7:20am

Over the years I have tried so many masks promising to lift, and give you that instant glow, however, most of the time regardless of how much you spend, they really don’t make much of a difference and are a total waste of money and time.  This year I have made it my aim to track down masks […]
Posted: July 26, 2017 1:19pm

The hotter it gets the less make-up I wear, but I still need a bit of coverage, and with loads of great nights planned in Marbella, St. Tropez and Mykonos, I need a bit of va va voom.  I want to look sunkissed and bronzed not shiny and flustered. I am blessed to know Lili who […]
Posted: July 12, 2017 6:27am

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