Summer beauty gift box from Clarins and House of Fraser

This week i have been testing out some more fantastic Clarins products kindly gifted to me to review by House of Fraser. The above beauty box is a gift that you can get free right now when you buy two Clarins products from House of Fraser. (One of them needs to be skincare.)

I love offers like this because it means you get to try out a range of products that you may not have thought of before, and in my case I have discovered products this way that I absolutely loved and have then gone back and bought them again and again. Continue reading

MGC Derma review – Can cannabis cure me of Mum Face?

Like lots of you Mum’s out there I am the mother of Sleep Thieves. If it isn’t one it’s the other, it’s teeth, coughs and nightmares. It’s me up at least 3 times a night for the last 5 years and honestly I can’t see that changing soon.

I’ve come to terms with my sleep loss, and the fact that I will probably have at least one child in my bed until they are 12, but I would really like to do something about my Mum Face. Mum Face is the term I have come up with to best describe the terrible effect that lack of sleep has on my skin. I have bags under my eyes, my skin is dull and dry on my cheeks and then weirdly greasy on my nose, and I just feel very grey and like my skin needs some TLC. Continue reading