Cucumber beauty with Boots

Boots has rebranded and reformulated its own-brand beauty ranges, including some old favourites. Boots' Cucumber range takes me straight back to my teenage days and my first beauty buys. So, I had to take a look at it again, obviously. And it's still fab. That familiar smell is amazing, and the facial wipes are perfect for removing makeup when you can't be hassled with your full routine. Yes this is basement bargain beauty, but these … [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...]

CYO Cosmetics launches at Boots

There's a new budget beauty brand in store - all the way from the USA. C.Y.O launched in Boots stores this month, and nothing in the collection is over £7.50! Its budget beauty, aimed at teens and twentysomethings, but actually accessible for everyone, with products for everything, from loads of lip products, to brilliant palettes, bold eyeshadows, and lots of face products - 200 products in total to choose from. The hashtag is #MixLayerHack - … [Read more...]

Palmer’s Facial Skincare range

Whilst researching a beauty feature for a newspaper this week, I came across Palmer's facial skincare range- and am ashamed to admit I had no idea it existed! It launched at the start of this year, and there are seven products in total, all at really competitive prices, so it's perfect for a budget beauty routine. I adore Palmer's Cocoa Butter, so I was intrigued to try this range. The Palmer’s Perfecting Facial Oil (£9.99) has won awards … [Read more...]

Nina Nesbitt for W7 Cosmetics

Edinburgh singer, and one-time squeeze of Ed Sheeran, Nina Nesbitt is the new brand ambassador of budget beauty range, W7. Nina is no stranger to modelling - it was her career before she became a singer- and she looks super cute in the brand images. She's wearing a fab leather jacket, and the brand have a replica of it, which Nina has signed, to give away in a simple competition - you just need to go to the W7 website, and answer a simple … [Read more...]