Gardening Gets Glam!
It's time to spruce up the garden for springtime - and even if you just potter around, it's good to treat your hands afterwards to some pampering,
After months of keeping our hands covered with gloves, exposing the skin to the elements again can make it dry. And, remember, hands that look aged and wrinkled aren't pretty.
This lovely box of treatments from Heathcote & Ivory is a great buy at £9. The Gardeners Recovery SOS Kit (heathcote-ivory.com) contains Invigorating Muscle Soak for ...
Vintage Style Beauty At Great Prices
If you're a fan of pretty tins and pots of beauty products, you'll enjoy English Rose Cosmetics. The brand is inspired by women living in wartorn Britain in the 1940s, and offers good quality products at decent prices.
We love this Cocoa Ration Body Butter, £8 (english-rose-cosmetics.com) which is a rich body cream with cocoa and shea butters and a delicious vanilla scent.
Daily Defence Moisturiser, £14, is a gentle daily moisturiser, and Lay Back And Think of England Rose Bath Oil, ...
Free Self-Tan at Superdrug
It's approaching that time when we gradually show a little more flesh as spring hopefully emerges - and that means self-tan!
It's best to start out slowly, building the colour so you don't go too dark - and potentially streaky - with your first self-tan of the year.
Dove is a great brand to ease yourself in gently with. Dove Summer Glow Lotion, £5.25 (Superdrug) comes in Fair and Medium shades, or in a Shimmer version, which has a subtle golden shimmer.
From March 18 till May 5, the ...
£3 Gift Set Perfect For Mother’s Day!
The search for something special for mums all over the country is on ... and over the next couple of weeks we'll bring some of the best bargains around.
This fabulous Beauticology Macaron Trio Gift Set from Baylis & Harding is a bargain £3 from Tesco and tesco.com
It contains Strawberry Body Wash, Raspberry Cream Macaron boxed soap and Blackcurrant Shower Crème, all packaged in a ready-to-give box.
Mums, put it on your list right now ...!
Free Gift at Clarins
If your body's been a little neglected during the harsh, winter months, it's getting to the time when it could do with a little pampering. Exfoliating two or three times a week and moisturising every day makes a big difference to how your skin looks and feels - and keeps it youthful for longer.
Clarins have some of the loveliest body products around, and although they may seem like an indulgence, it's often worth treating yourself when you get a free gift, then it becomes a bargain. Throug...
Happy Valentine’s Day!
A little Valentine's gift from us ... these Floretyna Soap Bath Roses, (Marks & Spencer) are just as romantic as a real bouquet of flowers. And they're currently reduced to a bargain £4, so it's a great excuse to pamper yourself.
The intricate soaps are scented with gardenia, lily of the valley, jasmine and orange blossom, and give a deliciously scented bath.
Feel the romance ... and enjoy!
Salt To Help You Sleep
A peaceful, restful sleep is the best beauty boost to make you look your best.
Yet sometimes sleeping well doesn't come easily. That's why we love these Dr Salts Sleep Therapy Bath Salts With Rosemary. At a bargain £6.99 for one kilo (Sainsburys and Tesco), they're a wonderful way of relaxing the body and the mind.
Two handfuls of these salts from the Dead Sea, which are combined with essential oils, turn a warm bath into a haven of relaxation.
And, even better, there are four ...
Free Sanctuary Gift at Boots
Oh, how we love a freebie ... and this is a goodie. The Sanctuary have launched this new box of beauty products for Valentine's Day - but it's definitely a treat you can buy for yourself.
And the good news is, it's FREE! Spend £12 or more on Sanctuary Spa products at Boots or boots.com from January 21 until February 17, and this Brimming Full of Love gift is a little bonus. The box of goodies can be bought for £10, but you're better spending £12 on something else and getting it free, ...
The Ultimate Body Treat
All year you've been promising yourself a pampering evening ... a warm, scented bath and some delicious body creams and scents.
If you still haven't got round to treating yourself, the gorgeous scent of Elemis Frangipani is the one to go for.
There's something comforting and relaxing about the scent, with its exotic Tahitian monoi and frangipani flowers, and the products are the ultimate in luxury.
This Elemis Frangipani Body Indulgence set is a bargain £36 (Debenhams) for three ...
Fabulous Frozen Gift Set
As the biggest children’s movie of the year, lots of stockings will be packed with Frozen surprises this Christmas. This Disney Frozen beauty box is a bargain at £6.99 (The Perfume Shop) – a very pretty Frozen perfume with a matching bag. The fragrance is scented with vanilla and comes with a princess crown-topped bottle.
It's meant for little girls, but some big girls might like it, too!
A Big Box of Goodies Half Price!
Sometimes big gift boxes are there to fool you ... it looks spectacular, but once you get inside you discover all the products are miniscule.
So here's our tip for today - always check whether a gift or goodie box contains full-sized products, otherwise you may not be making the savings you think. And a bargain is only a bargain if it truly saves you money.
The good news is, this cracking big box of Soap & Glory products is everything it promises, and more. It contains 10 full-sized ...
SAVE £23 ON SPA PRODUCTS
Sanctuary Spa Box of Delights, £22 reduced from £45 (save £23) (Boots)
Oooh, a big box of delicious treats – at a great price. This is the ultimate under-the-tree gift, bursting with products that will cover several pampering evenings.
There are nine bodycare products – body wash, body butter, body scrub, exfoliator, hand cream, heel balm, foaming bath soak, luxury bath float and body lotion. And each one is scented with the signature fresh,m pretty Sanctuary fragrance.
The box itself ...
COUNT THE DAYS … £130 WORTH OF PRODUCTS FOR £35!
An advent calendar with a chocolate Santa in every window just won’t seem the same treat when you see this amazing No 7 Beauty Advent Calendar. This is definitely one of the best beauty countdowns around – it’s full of treats, but they’re products that you will actually use. And there are 25 make-up and skincare products – yes, 25 … imagine the excitement every December morning. No 7 treats behind the little windows include Protect & Perfect Intense Day Cream, Youthful Eye ...