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...]

REN launch AHA Smart Renewal Body Serum

REN launches its AHA Smart Renewal Body Serum in May - a body serum that works to improve the skin by boosting the natural exfoliating process - using AHAs - or Alpha Hydroxy Acids. You might be familiar with them in facial skincare, but not so much in body care. There is a big debate over the use of AHAs and really there is nothing to be afraid of. They're beneficial to the skin - read this excellent post on them here at Beauty 101. The … [Read more...]

Spring Body Beauty

The clocks spring forward this weekend, and, fingers crossed, as the days get longer, we get better weather. And that means, maybe, we shed our winter wardrobe, and actually show a bit of flesh! So, it's probably a great time to have a bit of a spring overhaul on that body you've been hiding under layers and layers of clothing for months on end. I'm not about to tell you to go on some crash diet or get to the gym, okay? Your body is your body, … [Read more...]

Body Moisturiser Bargains

You know how it is. You get back your holiday and you try to eke out the very last of your tan. I'm not one for faking it, so when I get a little bit of a natural glow, I do like to hang on to it as long as I can. So, I get very regimented with my body moisturising, er, regime. But...hands up who forgets to moisturise after a shower? Yep, me too. So, Nivea's in-shower Body Moisturisers are a great invention, agreed? I reviewed these when they … [Read more...]

Beauty Bargain of the Week – Johnson’s Baby Oil

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! So, this week it's an old favourite of mine. There was a time when there was ALWAYS a bottle of Johnson's Baby Oil in my shower, because I used it as a body moisturiser, applying it when my skin … [Read more...]