Cocoa Brown by Marisa Carter Fresh Start Self Tan Eraser

As long as we're being careful in the sun, it might be an idea to ditch the fake tan this week and see what natural tan you can get. But that fake stuff can be stubborn, right? So, invest in this new Cocoa Brown Fresh Start Self  Tan Eraser. Brilliant for fake tan faux pas, this removes traces of old tan in just five minutes. It also leaves the skin feeling fresh, ready for the next tan application if you must! A few days after your self-tan … [Read more...]

Lancer Skincare Like Kim K

Kim Kardashian. She's not on my list of role models, but heck, she's pretty popular, right? And anything she does is popular. So, if you are a big fan of KKW, then you will probably already know that Lancer skincare which she swears by has recently launcehd in to Edinburgh's Harvey Nichols. Created by LA dermatologist Dr Lancer, or Harold, as we're sure KKW calls him, the skincare regimen  - called Lancer The Method - was originally formulated … [Read more...]

Classic Beauty Salon Treatments

Inspired by Bobbi Brow's #CantLiveWithout campaign, highlighting classic Bobbi products - we wrote about this on the blog this week - I decided to pick a few classic beauty salon treatments available on 5pm Spa & Beauty. We're all creatures of habit, and we all love to indulge ourselves with our favourite beauty salon treatments, from eyebrows, and lashes to Shellac nails, and massages. Here's a few of our faves on offer on 5pm at the … [Read more...]

Big Beauty Deals for Summer

It's June, you've been paid, and summer is here! Time to treat yourself to a beauty deal. Fancy a manicure maybe? Or a facial to get your skin set for summer? Or a relaxing massage? Let's start with the Summer Skin Facial at Glasgow's Glow Skin Centre and Tanning Salon. The Big Deal is for a Dermalogica Prescriptive facial which will be tailored to your skin's unique conditions. There are two options in this deal  - option one is £15 for the … [Read more...]

Be Safe in the Sun

Sunshine! Hallelujah! And with some heat in it too. But, that also means it has some UVA and UVB rays in it, and those aren't such good news. So, if you are out in the sunshine make sure you have some sun protection on. This is particularly important for us fair-skinned Scots. Your fake tan may give you a golden glow, but remember your real Scots peely-wally tone is not good in the sun. We need to be careful and cover up. Factor 30 is … [Read more...]

(Royal) Wedding Prep

There's a wedding this weekend, did you know? Some ginger guy is marrying a TV star. Yep, it's finally here - the Royal Wedding. Prince Harry will marry Meghan Markle in Windsor Castle this Saturday. I've had TONS of press releases about the wedding for the last ooh, seems like a lifetime, and lots on Meghan's beauty secrets and regime. She's a big fan of NIVEA Q10 Body Lotion apparently, and I now just have this image of her, down Boots … [Read more...]

Reveal magazine Bargain Beauty Hotlist

We all love a beauty bargain, right? Well, you will definitely want to get your hands on the latest copy of Reveal magazine today then. Reveal has announced the winners of the Reveal Beauty Hotlist – the first and only media awards that recognise the best beauty products under £10. The expert judging panel included notable beauty industry figures including Lee Pycroft, make-up artist, Michaella Bolder, A-list facialist, Irene Shelley, … [Read more...]

Murad Hydro-Glow Aqua Peel Mask – Face Mask Friday

Beauty masks are everywhere these days – so let’s trial one once a month on Fridays from now on. From sheet masks, to clay masks, to cream masks, and everything inbetween. MURAD HYDRO-GLOW AQUA PEEL MASK, £40 FOR PACK OF FOUR   This mask is a wee bit different, as it comes in two steps. First you swipe the Retexturizing Swab over your face, and then you pop on the Moisture Infusion Mask. The swab contains AHAs - Lactic and … [Read more...]

Get yourself a Love island Look

Love Island is back on our screens next month - don't pretend you'll not be watching! It's TV-crack, and we love it. Superdrug has launched a range of Love Island beauty goodies - including glittery sprays, bronzers, tans, and more, available at the end of May. And it got us thinking about holidays, and far flung islands, and getting ourselves ready for our own version of Love Island. So, what do you need for holiday prep? Body … [Read more...]

Vegan Body Yoghurt from The Body Shop

The Body Shop launch a new range of body moisturisers this month - Body Yoghurts. And they're 100 per cent vegan. Let's be honest, body moisturising is a pain, agreed? According to research 35 per cent of women in the UK don't use a body moisturiser - because it takes too long to apply. So, these new fast-absorbing Body Yoghurts take just 15 seconds to absorb in to your skin. They also come in gorgeous tubs - who doesn't love scooping the … [Read more...]