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Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in Bath & Body, Random | 0 comments

Valley Mill – Soy Wax Melts & Natural Soap

Valley Mill – Soy Wax Melts & Natural Soap

I love natural bodycare and room fragrance, and if it’s handmade in the UK then all the better! Valley Mill make a wide range of natural products in Wales and they also sell a selection of quality homeware products from other like-minded Welsh manufacturers. They sent me this Natural Soap* and a pack of their Natural Soy Wax Melts* to try out… Valley Mill Natural Soap with Grapefruit & Fennel – these soaps are made with 100% natural Shea Butter and Coconut Oil in Wales. I chose the Grapefruit & Fennel one as I thought it sounded lovely and zesty, there are 5 other variations including Orange & Cinnamon which would be great for Christmas time. The soap is very rustic looking with rough edges and blemished surface but this adds to the handmade charm. It’s made in a block of two colours – dark brown at the top and green on the bottom. I think it looks a bit like a huge piece of fudge! It has a...

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Posted by on Dec 14, 2014 in Makeup | 0 comments

Clarins – Perfect Eyes & Brows Palette

Clarins – Perfect Eyes & Brows Palette

This Perfect Eyes & Brows Palette* is a new product from Clarins, it’s an all-in-one compact set that contains everything you need to keep your eyebrows neat, tidy and defined plus a suits-all range of basic eyeshadows. If you like to keep your make-up bag pared back then this is for you! The classy gold compact contains three pressed powders in varying neutral shades (which can be used on brows or eyelids), a holding wax to set brows and a luminous pink shadow to enhance and highlight the eyes (I like to add a small dab of this just below my brow bone to highlight the area. There is also a double applicator, an eyebrow brush and mini tweezers –  I love the tweezers, they’re so cute! The set also comes with a little instruction sheet that gives you step-by-step instructions on how to use the different elements of the kit to get great brows. I really like the wax product, it should be brushed gently over the brows...

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