Thursday, 27 February 2014

Lifestyle #2 | Work Hard Play Hard

Lifestyle #2 | Work Hard Play Hard 

The famous words can be heard around the world, which became a popular saying around the 1980s. Im sure you have all heard of it, and sure many of you may even believe and live by this motto. 

Through out my childhood and teenage years i didn't always work hard at the things i possible should have such as school and university. I trained a lot and was hanging our with my friends most of the time. Which as a teenager i a pretty normal thing to do. 

My grades suffered slightly because i was slightly laid back and never took school very seriously or even how important it actually turns out to be when you leave. 

Now that i have left and working i actually enjoy learning and want to learn more. I do think that school make you work for just exams and not to learn about whats going on around you past or present. 

I do believe in doing what makes you happy, and when you are doing what makes you happy you thrive and become the best you can be. When you are doing what you enjoy it doesn't become work anymore so you can play just as much as work 


Sunday, 23 February 2014

My Pick Of The Week #3

Hello Beauties, 
So this is my Third Pick of the week, I hope you are all taking full advantage of some great savings. Hope you the them and always feel free to let me know what you think, i love to hear from you guys!

1. Essie Lights Nail Polish (15ml) - £4.79 Save 32%

 I have seen that quite a few bloggers are loving Essie Nail Varnish at the moment so thought i would include this amazing deal this week. What better time to start getting ready for summer? I love the colour of this nail varnish and can't wait to get hold of it ready for summer. 

2. Britney Spears Curious Spray - £18.70 - Save 37%

I know that perfumes can be quite pricey at times so you don't always feel like splashing out the cash, so i thought this would be a great time to share this deal with you guys. 37% off which is such a great deal when trying to save some money. The perfume smells gorgeous also as i know quite a few people who wear it. 

3. Two Faced Brow Envy Shaping and Defining Kit - NOW - £23.40 WAS £26.00

This is by far one of the best Brow Kits i have found i a while, It has all the right tools inside for you to use to get the Brows you want. Tools include:

3 Brow Shaping Stencils 
Brown Pencil
Setting Wax
Highlight Powder
2 Brow Shades for Brunettes and Blondes
Brow comb
Angled brush
Mini Tweezers

4. Bedhead Foxy Curls - NOW £8.36 WAS £8.99

I know from experience having curly hair can be a challenge at times and hard to control. So when i saw this deal i thought it would be a great one to put into the mix. This great formula works with your hair and curls and supports the curl formation. Has a rang of great ingredients being Jojoba oil, Shear Butter and Green Tea extract. 

5. Real Techniques Starter Kit - £17.84 - Saving £3.15

I have seen a lot of bloggers using these brushes so i thought i would include this if any of you were looking for the brushes and at a cheaper price. I love this brand because non of their product harm animals or tested on animals. 
Included in the pack is:

Shadow Base Brush 
Deluxe Crease Brush 
Accent Brush 
Pixel Point eyeliner brush 
Brow Brush 

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Thursday, 20 February 2014

Free Clinique Goodies

Hello Lovlies, 
So Clinique are doing another one of their amazing deals, buying two items and get a bag of free products. I went in with the intention of buying just a foundation and moisturioser and came out with a bunch of amazing products. So without further ado here are the goodies i got today...

06 Pink Chocolate quad eye shadows
I have had a few of these colours previously but not in he quad palette. I do love these colours they are more neutral so they can be worn as an everyday look or even going out look. I love the size of the box it is perfect if you are on the go, or even in your small bag, 

High Impact Mascara
I have not used this mascara before so it will be interesting to see how this one turns out. I will review this product and let you know how i get on in later posts.

Dramatically different moisturising lotion
I have used this moisturiser before, and i did not take to it straight away. there was something that didn't sit well with my skin. I did persevere with it and did see a change in my skin. I did carry on using my Clarin's moisturiser though as i feel that is better for my skin. 

07 Super Strawberry Chubby Stick 
I already have this chubby stick in bountiful Blush which is a more neutral / Brown tone to it. I love my chubby stick it is one of my staple items in my makeup back. It goes on easily and lasts for a long time. I chose this because i wanted colour on my lips but didn't want the gloss finish as my hair is always getting stuck in it. So i would highly recommend this product.

Moisture Surge CC Cream
I have never used CC Cream before so this will be a first and will review it after i have used it for a while. I have read some great reviews about CC Creams so hopefully this will turn out as good. 

Liquid Facial Soap
I actually use this product already in my daily was routine. You can see my review here, but i must say i would not go back to ordinary soap now that i have this product in my life. It has totally changed my skin and works wonders. 

So that is all of the products i got today, Hope it was interesting for you, Do leave comments if you have used any of these products would love to here about your experiences. 

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Night all x


Sunday, 16 February 2014

My Pick of the week #2

Hello beautiful people, 

So its now week two of my weekly discounts that i have found. I hope last weeks helped you guys out and find some great products. Well we are back this week with even more great discounts, so i hope you enjoy. 

In this packs which i is worth £55 you get all of the following which i think personally is a great deal. 

  • Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant - Original 50ml
  • Eight Hour Cream Intensive Moisturising Hand Treatment 30ml
  • Eight Hour Cream Intensive Body Treatment 30ml
  • Eight Hour Cream Intensive Daily Moisturiser For Face SPF 15 15ml
  • Eight Hour Cream Sun Defence For Face SPF 50 Sunscreen High Protection 15ml
2) Two Faced Lash Injection - Was 18.00 - NOW - £16.20

If your anything like me i love a great deal on mascara i always feel that they are so expensive. So here is a great deal for you ladies with a new and improved formula. 

3) Eylure Naturalite Lashes - £4.60 - Save 9%

Now if you are always out and about and wearing lashes you know they can get a bit costly as they do not always last that long, that is why i thought this deal was great. This deal give us ladies a little break when it comes to paying so much for lashes

This one is slightly different in that i have provided the link about to one page, there are so many great deals to choose from i couldn't possibly have just chosen one. There is great deals on the whole range which i think is just fantastic 

As we know it is coming up to spring and summer (even though its raining everywhere right now). We do like to be prepared and what better way than to get your lipsticks sorted in this gorgeous summer colour. This gorgeous colour i think worlds well with most outfit and looks great in the summer months. 

So i hope you have enjoyed this weeks discounts and feel free to let me know if you try any of these products would love to hear from you. 


Saturday, 15 February 2014

One month blogging give away!!!

Hello my Lovlies,

So i have no been blogging for a month and i must say i have been loving every minute of it. I have been in contact with so many lovely people and seen some great inspiring posts. Who knew there was such a large bloggin community!

So with out further ado i am now introducing my first ever give away!!! 

 I have included a mixture of product to spice things up so i hope you like. 

How to enter: 

There are Mandatory and optional ways of entering my give away:


You MUST follow my blog on Google Friend Connect (+1 Entry)

(Which will give you a better chance of winning)

Follow me on Twitter here (+1 entries)
Retweet my giveaway tweet from my account (+1 entries)
Follow me on Instagram (+ 2 entries)
Follow me on Bloglovin (+2 entries)

Once you have entered my giveaway please comment below with your name, Email address and which options you have chosen to enter. When leaving a comment please leave your twitter, Instagram and BlogLovin name if you have chosen these options of entry.

This Give away will last for two weeks and close on 1st March at Midnight and the Winner will be notified by email on 2nd March. If there is no response within 48 hours another winner will be chosen. 

Thank you all for taking the tim to read and comment on my blog i am very grateful 



Sunday, 9 February 2014

My Pick of the Week #1

Good Morning Beautiful People,

So this is my first of 'My Pick of the week' ... All discounted items hand picked by me. If you are anything like me you will love to grab a great deal. I will b doing this every week, so hope you enjoy and stay tuned. 

1) Cloud 9 Micro Wand - £80.96 - Save 10%

I love hair curlers and ones that reduced the damage to your hair. I already have some cloud 9 products and think they are fantastic. This great small sizes allows you to carry it with you at ease. It also coms with a heat guard that covers the barrel and a heat glove.

2) Nails Inc Mayfair Lane Gel Effect - Was £14.00 NOW £12.46

I have Gel on my nails as i love the effects and it does not chip as easy as nail polish does, so i love this product from Nails Inc and the colour. The brush is a wide brush for easy application. 

3) Send a valentines Heart - 10% of all Products 

As it is Valentines this week what better than a Valentines Heart gift. When you send a Valentines message you will receive a promotional code of 10% off your purchases. What a better way to start Valentines week!! 

4) St Tropez Self Tan Starter Kit - £12.00 - Save 15%

This is a perfect starter kit if your like me I'm not the best self tan applier. This set is worth £25!!! Such a great deal as i always feel that St Tropez products are always quite expensive. Inside you get: Enhancing Body Polish, Enhancing body Moisturiser, and Self Tan Bronzing Moose. 

This looks like a great hair styling set. It included everything you need to Cleanse , Condition and Style your hair. It contains Potion, Whipped Creme Mini, Re-Shaper Mini, Hydre Shampoo Mini and Hydre Conditioner Mini. 


Friday, 7 February 2014

LifeStyle #1 | Dream Big and Let no one stop you!

Has anyone ever told you that you cant do something or you never been able to speak up and say your piece?

I wanted to write this post for a while as its quite personal to me, but have never really known if anyone has felt the same.

I was the youngest in my class in school as I was born to the end of August. I never really thought it had any effect on your education or personality until I started reading articles about the performance of those who were the youngest in their year. I do believe this does play a part in a young persons life from personal experience.

I was always the smiley, carefree person at school and still am to an extent. I always saw the best in every situation and took everything at face value. I never thought people would say one thing and mean another. I would always feel like ‘the kid’ at school, and never really felt like anyone would take me seriously which would sometimes make me doubt myself and think maybe I couldn’t do things. I would never believe in myself 100% until I had done it.  
When decisions would be made or some kind of seriousish discussion would me discussed I would never be taken seriously and would dismiss what I had to say, so some of the time I would just agree with everyone else. This does have an effect on your outlook and the way you confront situations, as you get older.

I didn’t have a lot of confidence at school educationally and would always be so shy when it came to things such as reading out loud I would be so embarrassed, I would admire people who have the courage to do such things.  These traits are still in me today I’m not always 100% confident when I speak out or feel silly when I do. I have just learnt to have a bit more faith.

I started working at Abercrombie and Fitch in London, after a few weeks of working there I started to change. My boyfriend pointed it out to me and said I had become more confident, and I guess I did. You have to put this front on when on the shop floor a perception of happiness, don’t get me wrong I did love my job but its hard to keep a smile for that many hours. We had to greet every customer that came through so I became very confident in being able to speak to so many different people. 

I spent most of my school years from the age of 7 training to be a gymnast, which turned into 18 hours a week, which you can imagine has an effect of your social life. I would not change that for the world as I have travelled around the world and met some amazing people and some of who are still my very close friends.

As I have grown and gone through different life situations and jobs I have grown as a person and grown a certain confidence and belief in myself.
I have learnt not to listen to what everyone else says, If you want to do something and believe you can go and do it. You only get one life.

Hands on the clock only turn one way! – Little Mix

I am now starting my own business and have decided to start blogging, which is a huge step for me because I have never done anything like this before and it’s a little scary.

If you feel like your not being heard or believe in yourself remember you can!! You only have one life so make it count, everyone way born an individual, you don’t have to be like everyone else, that’s boring. Only you can make things happen, and every step in your journey will take you to another place and you learn so many things its actually amazing.

So keep your chin up, Love yourself and remember to believe in who you are and what you stand for!  


Wednesday, 5 February 2014

My First #bloggers Chat

Hello beautiful Bloggers!

So tonight I took part in my first #bbloggers chat… I had no idea what I was in for! I am so glad I joined in.. I can officially say I am now addicted.

I am generally quite a quiet shy person when I am in situations I have not really been in or if there are people are me who are more outspoken than me. When I’m in more comfortable situation I will then be slightly louder and often known to be a bit of a chatterbox aha.

Tonight I really felt like I can open up and chat to everyone, I was not sure of the response I would get as I am new to blogging but I was overwhelmed by the response.

So many people were so responsive and lovely, I am so excited about writing some more posts for you all.

Thank you to all of you who have come and checked out my blog, and followed me I really appreciate it..

I would love to hear how your first experiences were and how blogging has become a part of your life?


Tuesday, 4 February 2014

Gelish for the month! #1

Hey Beautiful Ladies!

As i get my nails done about once a month i have decided to do Gelish of month and show you guys what i get done every month, As this is part 1 i hope you enjoy!

I had a pamper day on Sunday.. Manicure and Pedicure!

I look forward to this day of getting my nails done and being pampered.. such a good pick me up.

I had my nails done in Gelish and is a great product… It is great for all conditions be it on holiday when you don’t want to be thinking about chipping our nail varnish.. or in the harsh winters.

I find my nails last for weeks and have kept my nails in good shape. Some of the lighter colours do not seem to last as long but i have found that he red has been a good one! 

Let me know if you have tried these and what you think, and if you if you go to get yours done I would love to see them!


Sunday, 2 February 2014

Benefit: Go Tropi coral

Good Morning Ladies!

So I popped to the shops and found myself in Benefit. I don't know about you but i love their packaging!!?? I am a sucker for eye catching packaging.. I came across there new lip and cheek kits… they are amazing and wanted all of them and was so difficult to make a decision.
I finally made a decision and chose the Go Tropi Coral. This consists of Chachatint, High Beam, coralista and ultra plush coralista.
I love the face that it comes with a mini instruction paper showing you how and where to out the products.. so If you are new or unsure about these products it shows you how to apply them.
I find they work so well together and easy to use. The coraltint stain is partically good as you only need a small amount and last a long time. Even when I wipe it off my hand you can still see the colour.

Go check them out and let me know what you think J
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