Basingstoke Wellness, a name that a few weeks ago was completely new to me until being tagged in an Instagram post of theirs by my Sister in law ... who is also a fellow skincare freak. I looked into their instagram and was interested to see their treatment and product range but more so in … Continue reading Basingstoke Wellness and a Medik8 Hydrating Facial
*Items in this post were gifted for review - see disclaimer at the end* Sabāo is a company that supplies luxurious bath bombs and other bath and body products that contain wonderfully exotic essential oils from around the world. I was gifted a selection of their products to try out and see what I thought … Continue reading Sabāo – The Aromatherapy Collection
'The Ultimate Makeup Sponge and Brush Cleanser' Beauty Blender blender cleanser If there's one thing I am very strict with, it's the cleanliness and hygiene of my Makeup brushes and sponges, not just in my pro kit but also my own! I have cleaned my brushes in various ways, mixing baby shampoo and antibacterial hand … Continue reading Beauty Blender Solid Cleanser
This year has been one full of change, full of stepping out of my comfort zone and full of saying 'wow, where did the time go?' I thought I would take a look back at 2018 and see just where that time went!! Blogging The first quarter of the year was super busy for me, … Continue reading 2018 – A year in Review
To all of my readers be it regular subscribers, click-throughs from Facebook and Instagram, those who find me when searching for reviews on products, those who find me by accident, and of course my friends (both online and off!) and family haha! Thank You all so so much for your support during 2018. During some … Continue reading MERRY CHRISTMAS!
It's giveaway time on Beauty and The Ballroom! During 2018, I have passed a few milestones on the blog ... Beauty and The Ballroom is now 2 years old, has passed 2000 subscribers (now at 2128!), and passed 2000 followers on Instagram (now at 2425!) so I thought it was about time to have a little … Continue reading GIVEAWAY!
Almost three weeks into December and only a handful of days left on the Beauty Advent Calendar! Today's treat is: Autograph Blusher Brush Autograph Blusher Brush I have a thing with makeup brushes ... maybe call it an addiction. Some brushes are so nice I have duplicates, and that's not even in my pro-kit, just … Continue reading M&S Beauty Advent Calendar – Day 19 – Autograph
So as a bit of a recap on the Beauty Advent Calendar so far, I've had skincare, haircare, body care, a mascara, nail polish and file ... so what could be next? ... Studio 10 - Lip Perfecting Balm Gloss Studio 10 Lip Perfecting Balm Gloss Now isn't this a little bit of gorgeousness in … Continue reading M&S Beauty Advent Calendar – Day 15 – Studio 10
My previous Deciem Haul post was purely about the products that I had purchased on Black Friday ... or in this case, a day early as Deciem revealed their offers a day early. If you haven't already seen that post, you can check it out here! The following Sunday, I jumped on a train … Continue reading Deciem Haul – The Sunday After the Thursday Before!
Twelve days into Advent and today's box contains one of my absolute favourite products! Pixi Rose Tonic If you follow my Instagram you'll have seen this crop up in my stories and on my grid as part of my skincare routine. In fact I use this every day, usually both AM and PM. The first product … Continue reading M&S Beauty Advent Calendar – Day 12 – Pixi