£77 Worth of Free Elizabeth Arden Goodies
Elizabeth Arden has a great free gift starting on April 2 - buy two products from the brand - one to be skincare - at Boots or boots.com and receive this beautiful cosmetic bag crammed full of free goodies. The bag, designed by Holly Fulton, contains five products. You get to choose five from mascara, Prevage Anti-Ageing Eye Serum, Cleanser, Ceramide Daily Lift Restoring Serum, Ceramide Lift and Firm Day Cream, Flawless Future Serum and Flawless Future Moisturiser.
Gifts with purchase are ...
Bargain Face Wipes … £1.29
Micellar Water cleansers have been a huge success. They're gentle, effective and good for sensitive skins. Now the clever people at Superdrug have combined the quickest, easiest way of cleansing with one of the best cleansers around.
Micellar Cleansing Facial Wipes, £1.29 for 25 (Superdrug) are great for travelling, to use before a cleansing brush or deep cleanser, or just for when you're in a hurry to get to bed and want a quick way of removing make-up.
They're so gentle they can also ...
Save £50 on Wrinkle Cream
TJ Hughes have some fantastic bargains this week. This Transformulas Gold Anti-Ageing Recovery Cream is reduced to £19.99, down from £70.
Transformulas Hydration Gold Line Filling Recovery Crème is also on offer, down from £49.95 to £7.50, a saving of £34.45. And Transformulas Diamond Lift Brightening Complex is reduced from £41.95 to £7.50, saving £34.45.
Transformulas is a good, quality brand that does a good job of disguising fine lines and wrinkles, so these are genuine ...
One To Try … Japanese Cleansing Powder
If you've never tried a cleansing powder, it might be worth giving this one a go. DHC Face Wash Powder, £9.50 (dhcuk.co.uk) is similar to the more expensive Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant, which is around £35, depending on where you buy it.
It's a mild exfoliator that can be used every day to clean skin without damaging or irritating skin. With enzymes to dissolve dead skin cells, botanicals to hydrate skin and liquorice and honey to soothe and soften skin, it's great for using in the ...
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, ...
A Tasty Treat for 99p!
Celebrate Easter early with a calorie-free chocolate treat that's actually good for you!
We love this Chocolate Orange Self-Heating Face Mask, 99p (Superdrug) which draws out impurities and cleanses the skin, while moisturising with orange oil. It's a great buy for a pampering night in - it heats up on your skin and feels like it's cleansing deep down, leaving skin feeling really smooth.
It also comes in a White Chocolate Mousse Mask, 99p, which is actually good enough to eat. Not ...
Half-Price L’Oreal Skincare
A little facial oil goes a long way, so this L'Oreal Age Perfect Extraordinary Facial Oil is a real bargain at £7.99 (T J Hughes and tjhughes.co.uk). It's reduced from £19.99, so get there quickly to bag yours.
This is one of the best facial oils around, it's not too heavy and instantly hydrates winter-worn skin, keeping it moisturised all day. If you don't fancy using it below make-up, pat some over skin before going to bed and your skin will be plumped up and hydrated in the morning.
Golden Pearls of Wisdom …
The new Nivea Q10 Plus Anti-Wrinkle Serum Pearls are a delight to use. For those who prefer lightweight skincare, this is the one for you.
They're tiny golden pearls packed full of coenzyme Q10 - if that means nothing to you, it's basically a compound found naturally in skin which assists in skin cells' energy production. Like many naturally-occurring aspects of skin, levels decrease as we age, causing sagging skin and wrinkles.
These pearls replenish the levels of Q10 and boost the skin ...
The Simple Secret
Last night's Brit Awards was awash with glamour and perfectly-preened celebrities. And beauty brands were queuing up to pile goodies on the big-name stars.
But it turns out The Voice star Rita Ora likes a bargain as much as the rest of us. The singer's make-up artist stocked up with a selection of Simple mini products for her to take on her travels. The products are brilliant value - Simple Refreshing Facial Wash Gel, 50ml, and Simple Hydrating Light Moisturiser, 50ml, are just £1.50 each ...
Liquid Gold Cleanser That Works Wonders
Beauty oils are a relatively new idea, but they've really taken the industry by storm. Oils for the hair, face and body are springing up everywhere, and we highly recommend them.
This new Argan+ Skin Awakening Cleansing Oil, £10.99 (Waitrose) is one of the best launches this year so far. If you're thinking almost £11 is a bit steep for a cleanser, trust us, this is one of those purchases that saves money in the long-run, so it really is a bargain.
The oil is so deliciously rich and ...
Luxurious Skincare For £2.99
There's something lovely about treating yourself to a big, new pot of silky smooth face cream. And it's an even better treat when it costs just £2.99.
This wonderful Argan Oil range from Lacura at Aldi is £2.99 for Anti-Ageing Day Cream, £2.99 for Anti-Ageing Night Cream, and £1.79 for Hand Cream. Now we know a bargain is only worthwhile if it's something that's good quality and that you're going to enjoy using. We can tell you that you won't be disappointed with this range - Argan Oil ...
Magic Stick For Wide Awake Eyes!
Under-eye bags and puffiness around the eye area are a common beauty concern. There are creams, lotions and gels galore to help this problem, and the quest to find the perfect product can be an expensive process.
This little beauty is well worth a try if you're still searching. Brand new from the Body Shop, it's called the Vitamin E Eye Cube, and is just £8. (thebodyshop.co.uk) It works as an anti-fatigue stick, which means it refreshes and brightens the area around the eye, and it also ...
3 Exotic Lip Butters for £5
This is the time of year when lips need extra care. Keep lips soft and moisturised and lipstick will look better, stay on longer, and feel less tacky to wear.
The new Mandara Spa Beauty Butter collection is a little slice of the exotic to brighten these dull winter days. As always, it's perfectly priced, especially this cute Lip Butter Trio, which is a purse-friendly £5 for 3 pots of lip treatments (Sainsburys).
They work exactly the same as lip balms, but are more buttery (hence the ...
Protect Lips With Summer Fruits
Lip balm is one of those products you need all year round - in the winter, it protects lips from the cold and wind, and in the summer, it keeps them moist in dry, humid temperatures.
The biting cold at the moment can dry lips, leaving them chapped and peeling so you should always have a lip balm handy to keep them protected throughout the day. This fruity new launch from Blistex, £2.49 (Boots and Tesco) contains vitamin E to soften and condition lips, and it creates a barrier between the ...
Smooth Out Wrinkles With Comforting Facial Oil
The elements are tough on skin at this time of year. Harsh winds and cold temperatures dry skin out, and can leave it dull and lifeless looking.
This is the time to indulge in facial oils - they absorb into skin really well, instantly hydrating, feeding and softening. And there's something comforting and warming about using a facial oil at bedtime.
Mychelle has a lovely new oil, Advanced Argan Oil, £16.95 (mychelleuk.com), which is 100 per cent organic, and loads the skin up with ...