Roots of Strength from The Body Shop

There's a lot of 'lifting and firming' in the beauty world this year so far - it seems to be the anti-ageing focus for the start of 2018. The Body's Shop are calling their new Roots of Strength skincare range 'firming and shaping', which is essentially the same. This range has been influenced by ancient traditional Chinese medicine which for centuries has advocated plant roots to look after skin and boost immunity. The new range is infused with … [Read more...]

Firm it Up…

I dunno, getting old is depressing! After turning 40 last year, I've had to have a serious think about my skincare routine. I don't have bad skin - I have very few lines and wrinkles for my age, and I don't feel the 'sag' just yet. However, prevention is always better than cure, so I've paid extra attention to two 'Firming' products of late. The first is Clinique's New Repairwear Uplifting Firming Cream (£50). It comes in two skin-typed … [Read more...]