The Pro Co Serums

The Pro Co Serums

I’ve been trying out some new beauty serums recently and to say I’m impressed is an understatement.  Not only are THE PRO CO serums quite remarkable but they also come in sustainable plastic free packaging.  Win Win! The Pro Co Vitamin C SerumI’ve tried vitamin C serums in the past and not found them particularly effective. The Pro Co Vit C Serum suits me down to

AA Skincare Solid Shampoo Bars – Perfect for Travel!

AA Skincare Solid Shampoo Bars

So AA Skincare have launched a new range of eight solid shampoo bars made with natural ingredients and 100% pure essential oils and guess what - I love them to bits.Most of you know by now that Mr. C and I have been 'travelling' a lot this year and we haven't always been staying in places that provide shampoo and other toiletries - AirBnB take

Win a Perfect Pampering Mothers’ Day Gift from AA Skincare

AA Skincare Hydrating and Toning Face Kit

AA Skincare has launched a new Hydrating & Toning Face Kit featuring Frankincense & Rose and you could WIN the kit below! Just in time for Mothers’ Day, AA Skincare has launched a ‘Hydrating & Toning Face Kit’ – a lovely skin-treat for natural beauty and aromatherapy fans. The products are packed with more than 20 natural ingredients to rejuvenate and revive all skin.  The essential oils

Win KORRES Lavender Blossom Bath and Body Collection

KORRES Shower Gels

I've been a big fan of KORRES beauty products for many years and I've just been trying out the new KORRES Lavender Blossom range.  It's probably my favourite scent out of the myriad KORRES products I've used over the years. It's unmistakeably lavender but with a kind of citrussy edge to it which stops the scent from becoming overpowering. I use the shower gel as a

Lovely Natural Beauty Christmas Gifts from AA Skincare

Most of you will know by now that I am a big fan of natural beauty products. You'll also know that  love a bargain as much as anyone and Christmas is my favourite time of year. So when I heard that AA Skincare were bringing out gorgeous beauty and skincare gifts made from pure essential oils and natural ingredients like Lavender, Frankincense and Sandalwood in time

The Ultimate Hair Experience at the Ken Picton Hair Salon

Ken Picton Hair Salon Cardiff

Most of you will know by now that I have three fabulous daughters who I love to bits. (two step-sons too as a matter of fact but as this is a 'girly' topic, we'll leave them out for now....)There's Helena, the oldest and a design engineer in Aberdeen, over at Helena's Blog, Megan, the free-spirited travelling one, in Malaysia at the moment, over at Wanderings

Botanicals Natural Organic Skincare


Most of you know how much I love Botanicals organic skincare products and so when I found that they had added a few extras to their Rose & Geranium range I was pretty excited. Over the past week or so, I've been trying the new Body Polish, Body Lotion & Hand Lotion and I've got to say I'm impressed.According to the 'blurb' "Botanicals uses a special

Salon Nia Hair Salon In Cardiff Saved The Day

Mr C, Mrs. C and Dr. Maddie Carr

So picture this, Middle Daughter Maddie's Graduation coming up ........Maddie and Mum both due for haircuts ........ Hairdresser phones and says she's ill! No ordinary hairdresser, mind you, but my hairdresser since those halcyon pre-children days in 1988.And all this the day before, MD officially becomes a Doctor.So what's a girl to do in times of crisis? Salon Nia Well we called on our old favourites Salon Nia

Deodorant or AntiPerspirant?

Forever Aloe Deodorant

A while back sitting in a local coffee shop I had a disconcerting conversation with a friend which led me to abandon my usual antiperspirant in favour of a simple deodorant.I'm not going to go into the whole story as I think this is something women should inform themselves about in their own time and make their own minds up. I don't mean to sound