Going garment-free at Friedrichsbad

Travel is all about experiences so when the opportunity to experience the world renown historic Roman-Irish spa Friedrichsbad, in Baden-Baden presented itself, it had to be seized.  The catch was that total nudity was required or, as the brochure neatly said: ‘traditionally garment-free’. Fortunately, on the day we went, men and women bathed separately except in the final...
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Setting the brow

There’s no better way to frame the eye than with a well groomed brow and a well groomed brow deserves a brow gel that is budge-proof.  We’re over excited to have discovered Benefit 24-Hr Brow Setter that holds stubborn hairs in place and seals on make-up true to it’s name. This invisible gel has a fantastic...
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A secret to share

We know, but do you?  There’s a readily available body lotion that is a stand out performer called Aveeno Stress Relief Moisturising Lotion.   There’s simply so much to love about this moisturiser that we give it a ★★★★★ rating in our amazing products listing. The consistency is smooth, creamy and not at all greasy.  The...
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Scrubbing up

There’s no doubt that exfoliating scrubs can tone and refine uneven texture, leaving a cleaner and smoother skin.  Choosing the right exfoliating scrub can be a torturous exercise given the huge range of products readily available.  One stand out performer, we’ve discovered for all skin types is Mario Badescu Botanical Exfoliating Scrub that combines a unique combination...
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Banish in a minute with Hourglass

A must have tool for successful concealer application is the Hourglass Concealer Brush No 5.  The crafted tapering of the thickly packed bristles perfectly controls the direct application where you need it – banishing dark circles under the eye, as well as skin discolouring plus those annoying blemishes. We love the balanced metal handle.  Guiding...
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