Mario Badescu: Seaweed Cleansing Soap and Lotion

Mario Badescu Seaweed Cleansing Soap and Lotion

As a cleanser fanatic, I love trying new brands and types of cleansers. I recently received these adorable mini’s of Mario Badescu’s Seaweed Cleansing Soap and Lotion. It was my first time testing anything by this brand, but it has certainly lived up to its reputation.

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Cult Classic: Avene Eau Thermale

Avene Eau Thermale Facial Mist

The French know their stuff when it comes to skincare and French pharmacy brands produce some amazing yet usually affordable skincare. Among these cult classics is Avene’s Eau Thermale. Worth the hype?

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Petit French Pharmacy Haul

French Pharmacy haul (2)

Time to have a little look at my miniature French pharmacy haul inspired by the glorious sunshine we had a few weeks back. The French make such amazing yet affordable products and I am always particularly impressed with their sunscreen. The sun has since disappeared and has been replaced with hideous gray weather and rain, but I am hopeful I will be able to test some of these products before the end of summer.

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Organic Surge: Clarifying Orange Flower Toning Water

Organic Surge Claryfing Orange Flower Toning Water

Last week, I promised to introduce you to the two skincare products that helped get my skin back into shape and reviewed Trilogy’s Rosehip Oil with added antioxidants. The second product that made all the difference is also organic and even more affordable: the Clarifying Orange Flower Toning Water by Organic Surge.

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Queen of Hungary Mist by Omorovicza

Omorovicza Queen of Hungary Face Mist Toner

That luxury feeling of high end skincare can be a great treat. Case in point? The lovely mix of neroli and rose in the Queen of Hungary face mist by Omorovicza. Instantly makes me feel happy, but high end products always come at a price. At a whopping £48 / €65 and an almost unbelievable $90 per 100 ml, is this face mist worth it?

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Lovely Lavender Water by Melvita

Melvita Lavender floral water toner natural

My love of roses is no secret – I even incorporated it in the name of my blog – but I am as big a fan of lavender. I love the way it looks, but the smell has never truely been my thing even though is has some great skincare properties. I decided to order this Lavender Floral Water by Melvita to see how it would work for me.

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