Origins Three Part Harmony Range

Origins launch Three Part Harmony range

Origins have a huge launch this month - their new Three Part Harmony range for mature skin. This one is aimed at skin that's 50+ and comprises - at the moment - two products, a cream and a serum. The number one concern in mature skin is dryness, and products you like when you hit 50+ tend to be more luxurious and indulgent. The three concerns that have prompted the range's name are Repair, Renewal and Radiance.Apparently skin over 50 … [Read more...]

NEW Aveeno Skin Relief Handcream

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My whole year seems to have been about hand cream, thanks to a particularly nasty flare-up of psoriasis. Since February,  my hands,  and to a lesser extent my feet, have been cracked, broken,weeping, and sore. I was prescribed Aveeno by the doctors to soothe them, so I was delighted to try out a new Aveeno handcream recently.Aveeno's new Skin Relief Restore and Protect Hand Cream promises to instantly relieve very dry and chapped hands. I can … [Read more...]

Sanctuary Spa Moisture Miracle Oil Balm

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It seems moisturisation is up there  at the top of our beauty concerns, so those lovely people at Sanctuary Spa have come up with this little tube of moisture goodness to see us through the dry patches, and keep us well hydrated into summer and beyond.The 7 Day Moisture Miracle Oil Balm is a handbag-sized product formulated with seven precious oils, which the Sanctuary Spa say will give you hydration for seven days! The oils are Gold of … [Read more...]

Beauty Bargain of the Week – Nivea Dry Skin SOS

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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!It's that time of year, when you need to think about moisturising more, and that means your body as well as your face. Nivea has an intensive formula especially designed to provide instant … [Read more...]

Make Mine A Moisture Surge

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Cold weather, coupled with drying central heating, and dehydrating alcohol, and my skin gets in a right old state of disrepair at this time of year.So, come January, the only 'drink' I'll be wanting is one in the shape of Clinique's new  Moisture Surge Overnight Mask.This mask works overnight to restore hydration to the skin with moisture-locking hyaluronic acid, and a cocktail of nourishing and soothing ingredients, including algae extracts, … [Read more...]

Beauty Bargain of the Week – Jergens

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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'm pretty sure Jergens has featured in my Beauty Bargain slot a few times lately, but I can't get enough of their Deep Conditioning Oatmeal Body Cream. It's just £4.99 for a 200ml tub - and I … [Read more...]