Day 2 of the M&S Beauty Advent Calendar is ... Filorga Time Filler Eyes I have used a Filorga time filler product for face from the 2016 calendar and although I rated it when I first tried it, I found it wasn't a product that I was reaching for so stopped using it. I am … Continue reading M&S Beauty Advent Calendar Day 2 – Filorga
This year's Marks & Spencer Beauty Advent Calendar was on my watch list ever since I finished the 2017 one! I have previously blogged about the 2016 and 2017 calendars from M&S as I have absolutely loved them! They've always worked out as great value for money and they've introduced me to products that I … Continue reading M&S Beauty Advent Calendar Day 1 – L’Occitane
It's been just over a month since I wrote my initial thoughts on the Antipodes Skincare that I was kindly sent for review. This is more of an updated post as I think in all honesty, many products can give an initial impression...good or otherwise and with continued use, opinions can change. Also an initial … Continue reading Antipodes Skincare Review
Half way through November and a week until my Birthday and I realise I haven't posted my October Empties! Time really does fly! So, before we reach the end of this month ... let's see what I used up in October! La Roche Posay -Serozinc This will have featured on the blog a few times … Continue reading October Empties
'MOA create natural skincare products, made in England, inspired by old herbal folklore and with a sprinkling of magic!' ... and already I'm sold! The first line from their website says it all! I was given an opportunity to try the Aphrodite Oil by Magic Organic Apothecary by a lovely local to … Continue reading Magic Organic Apothecary
I'm not 100% sure where October went! In theory, writing one blog post per day should have been do-able, so what happened? Well, for that too, I'm not 100% sure, I just seemed to be busy one minute and the month has disappeared the next! This year's Blogtober ended with the following posts: Clinique Moisture … Continue reading Blogtober … What happened?
In April this year I was kindly gifted some skincare products by Antipodes which you can read all about here ... Antipodes – innovative, organic skincare. A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to receive another set of products to review which I thought I would detail in a first impressions post, followed by a … Continue reading Antipodes Skincare – Initial Impressions
14th October 2016 - the day that I decided to started a website to showcase a little blog that covered whatever I wanted to talk about really, predominantly Beauty and Ballroom dance ... hence the title 😛 16th October 2016 - I published my first blog post, which looking back at now, I am still … Continue reading It’s Beauty & The Ballroom’s 2nd Birthday!
I have used acids in my routine for a couple of years now, be it on a daily basis with a lower percentage Glycolic or Mandelic or a weekly blast with a mixed acid or higher percentage Glycolic. This post is looking at Glycolic Acid, what it is, what it does and the two main … Continue reading Glycolic Acid … Pixi & The Ordinary
Although my blog is predominantly beauty and dance, every so often I like to add a few other things in as I did when I went to New York! On my husband's birthday this year I decided to book a Cocktail Making Masterclass at the Bombay Sapphire Gin Distillery! Not that we are gin drinkers … Continue reading Bombay Sapphire Gin Distillery