Stocking Filler of the Week – Festive lip balms!

So, in the run-up to Christmas, I will be bringing you my Stocking Filler of the Week  in place of my Beauty Bargain. This week it’s from Marks and Spencer. How cute are these festive character lip balms from Marks and Spencer? And at just £2.50 you can grab all three if you like, or buy one for all your friends! They have the cutest little moving eyes. Perfect for popping into someone's stocking as a little extra, adding to a Secret Santa, or … [Read more...]

Stocking Filler of the Week!

So, in the run-up to Christmas, I will be bringing you my Stocking Filler of the Week  in place of my Beauty Bargain. This week it's from Lush. This week we're loving Lush gift Ho Ho Ho. It's a reworking of a gift from last year whose name, Secret Santa, has now been given to a new bath bomb. Lush kept this gift as they didn’t want to lose the smiling face of Santa from their shelves. The Father Christmas bath bomb has no glitter, but with his … [Read more...]

Stocking Filler of the Week!

So, in the run-up to Christmas, I will be bringing you my Stocking Filler of the Week  in place of my Beauty Bargain. This week it's from The Body Shop. How cute are these festive sponges? So cute, and absolutely perfect stocking fillers, for mums, dads, kids, grans - the whole family really! I'm buying a few to pop in our Christmas Day pass-the-parcel. My favourite is the Reindeer Washball. Or maybe it's the Snowman Washball. But, actually, … [Read more...]

Beauty Bargain of the Week – Sequin makeup bag

We can all spend a fortune on beauty products, but we don’t need to. Every week, I’m going to bring you my ‘Beauty Bargain of the Week‘  – a product I’ve used, and would recommend, and that, on most occasions, costs less than a fiver! What’s not to like! We've been all about the shimmer and shine for party season here on 5pm Health and Beuaty blog this week, so when I spotted this cute little sequin mini makeupbag in M&S for just £5, I had to … [Read more...]

Clarins and The Sanctuary Spa Beauty Bargains at Boots

There a couple of good reasons to get down to Boots today - the Clarins Offer of the Week, and this week's Boots 'Star Gift Offer'. The offer of the week from Clarins, starting today and exclusive to Boots, runs until the 28th. The Face & Body Care MustHaves Collection - or Beauty Boosters - has some fantastic Clarins products, all wrapped up in a gorgeous white bag. The collection includes aromatic Tonic Bath & Shower Concentrate … [Read more...]

Beauty Bargain of the Week – Christmas jumper nails!

We can all spend a fortune on beauty products, but we don’t need to. Every week, I’m going to bring you my ‘Beauty Bargain of the Week‘  – a product I’ve used, and would recommend, and that, on most occasions, costs less than a fiver! What’s not to like! There are Christmas jumpers everywhere just now - you can't move in the shops for Santa-emblazoned sweaters, or festive knits with reindeers and snowflakes. But if you don't want to embrace the … [Read more...]

Beauty Bargain of the Week – Miss Sporty

We can all spend a fortune on beauty products, but we don’t need to. Every week, I’m going to bring you my ‘Beauty Bargain of the Week‘  – a product I’ve used, and would recommend, and that, on most occasions, costs less than a fiver! What’s not to like! A few new bits and bobs from Miss Sporty landed on my desk this week. This is an uber-cheap beauty brand, more for teenagers than anyone else, and you might dismiss it when you're strolling … [Read more...]

British Women Feel Most Beautiful at 29

According to recent research we women in the UK feel at our most beautiful aged 29. That year before we hit the big 3-0 is when we think we look her best. My dad used to tell me a tale of a boss of his who once asked him how old he was, and upon my dad's response of 29, stated that 29 was a 'good age'. The research from St. Ives skincare clearly agrees. Almost a quarter of British woman (23%) feel at their most naturally beautiful at 29, with … [Read more...]

Beauty Bargain of the Week – M&S Nail Deal

We can all spend a fortune on beauty products, but we don’t need to. Every week, I’m going to bring you my ‘Beauty Bargain of the Week‘  – a product I’ve used, and would recommend, and that, on most occasions, costs less than a fiver! What’s not to like! I was lucky enough to have a guided tour of a Marks and Spencer Your Beauty Department recently - more on that next week - and I noticed quite a lot of good deals on offer. Like Boots, M&S … [Read more...]

Model’s Own and Midori -Beauty Bargain

We can all spend a fortune on beauty products, but we don’t need to. Every week, I’m going to bring you my ‘Beauty Bargain of the Week‘  – a product I’ve used, and would recommend, and that, on most occasions, costs less than a fiver! What’s not to like! Okay, so if this set was less than £15 it would be more of a Beauty Bargain, as Model's Own Nail Polish retail at £5 each. But I had to highlight this fab Midori Model's Own trio because I just … [Read more...]