Perfume Review: Chicago High by Vilhelm Parfumerie

Some time ago I reviewed Fleur Burlesque by Vilhelm Parfumerie and mentioned about the feminine inspiration that fragrance has from La Belle Epoque and the Moulin Rouge can can dancers, today following the line we jump to the beginning of the 20’s with a unisex scent that intends to catch the atmosphere of those years. Continue reading “Perfume Review: Chicago High by Vilhelm Parfumerie”

Secret Scent Box: Fragrance Subscription Box

The fragrance market is currently very wide and with numerous options to choose from, some brands invest a little more than others in marketing to highlight their products although many of them are left out. In the perfume shops, you will not always find testers available to try the perfume and you either end up avoiding making a blind purchase or you are directly unaware of the options that are available. Continue reading “Secret Scent Box: Fragrance Subscription Box”

Roccabox February 2021 Subscription Beauty Box

February is almost reaching the end and before the next month parcel arrives I wanted to share this month beauty box from Roccabox a beauty box subscription service. This is the first time I review one box from them that normally come with 5 products but this month included a pink lemonade to treat ourselves for Valentine’s day such a nice treat. Continue reading “Roccabox February 2021 Subscription Beauty Box”

Look Fantastic Mother’s Day Collection 2021

Following 2 sell-out years, Look Fantastic Mother’s Day Collection is back for 2021. This year you’ll find 8 full size pampering products inside, perfect for the leading lady in your life. Worth over £216, get your hands on the perfect Mother’s Day gift today for £59. Continue reading “Look Fantastic Mother’s Day Collection 2021”

Perfume Review: Dylan Turquoise by Versace

With spring around the corner, the spring fragrances start to show up and this time we have a flanker from Dylan Blue Pour Femme by Versace: Dylan Turquoise, keeping the luxurious bottle design but instead of a deep blue we have a crystal clear aquamarine colour that clearly screams summer.   Continue reading “Perfume Review: Dylan Turquoise by Versace”

Review: Bobbi Brown, Stroke Of Luck Collection

A bit late but luckily still available we can see the new Stroke of Luck Collection by Bobbi Brown, this is a limited edition created to celebrate the Chinese New Year, not only for the gorgeous packaging but also the reddish warm shades. The collection includes one eye shadow palette, one highlighter and three lipsticks. Continue reading “Review: Bobbi Brown, Stroke Of Luck Collection”

Review: Lancôme, Lash Idôle Mascara

Lancome released a new mascara called Lash Idôle, keeping the name of the latest fragrance from the brand and the rose gold packaging. We get an addition to the Hypnose, Mon Monsieur classics. So we will check what is the concept that makes this mascara different from the other ones the brand already have. Continue reading “Review: Lancôme, Lash Idôle Mascara”

Review: Wishful, Yo Glow Enzyme Scrub

The first skincare product that Huda Kattan released with her skincare brand Wishful, Yo Glow Enzyme Scrub is a gentle, yet powerful exfoliating scrub infused with a combination of pineapple and papaya enzymes, BHAs and AHAs that leave the skin with a healthy glow. Continue reading “Review: Wishful, Yo Glow Enzyme Scrub”

Perfume Review: Body Paint by Vilhelm Parfumerie

“Paris in 1988. A secret cult of women. Matisse’s La Danse. Ritual dancing, whispered sounds, the ecstasy of burning skin. A maddening collision of ice cold pear juice and chili”  One of the latest releases from the house Vilhelm Parfumerie is Body Paint a quite interesting story different to all the perfume releases back in 2020. Continue reading “Perfume Review: Body Paint by Vilhelm Parfumerie”

Valentine’s Spa Gift Idea: Sanctuary Spa, Time to Glow Gift Set

Get your glow on with the Sanctuary Spa Time to Glow Bath & Body Gift Set. A glorious collection, this set treats, buffs, conditions, cleanses and purifies every inch of your skin. The perfect introduction to the iconic skincare brand, this collection gives the body the spa experience, taking the mind to paradise. The perfect gift for Vegans, No animal testing & cruelty-free gift set. Continue reading “Valentine’s Spa Gift Idea: Sanctuary Spa, Time to Glow Gift Set”

The Body Shop Strawberry Gift Sets


Nothing like the strawberry scent from The Body Shop, I mean I tend to like all of them but this one is just so ohhh.

This is a heart shaped box that sold out like hotcakes for the time I received mine to post about it, but in the blog I leave another lovely Strawberry gift sets options that are as nice or probably even more! Continue reading “The Body Shop Strawberry Gift Sets”

Gift Idea or Treat Yourself: Phoebe Grace, Sustainable Recycled Silk Notebooks

For a little more than a year I changed many things in my life, I became minimalist with respect to my purchases, I got rid of many things that, as Marie Kondo would suggest “didn’t spark joy anymore”, changed habits that were damaging to the environment, I adopted new habits and took up others that I had left behind and readjusted them to my current needs. I got back to use a planner combined with a bullet journal to organise myself better and optimise my time, but right now taking care of mental health became vital and that is how I starting using a journal again. Continue reading “Gift Idea or Treat Yourself: Phoebe Grace, Sustainable Recycled Silk Notebooks”

Perfume Review: MyLO by Laboratorio Olfattivo

A romantic and joyful scent inspired by the white lily. Sparkling floral notes at the top merge perfectly with the floral heart, giving way to the base that subtly incorporates elements such as benzoin and vanilla. Continue reading “Perfume Review: MyLO by Laboratorio Olfattivo”

AVI-8 x Help For Heroes: Hawker Hurricane Chronograph Limited Edition Watch

Following the sell-out success of the first AVI-8 x Help for Heroes partnership timepiece introduced in 2020, today the brand announces the launch of the AVI-8 Hawker Hurricane Help for Heroes Chronograph Limited Edition, once again in support of the incredible British charity. Continue reading “AVI-8 x Help For Heroes: Hawker Hurricane Chronograph Limited Edition Watch”

Look Fantastic February 2021 Subscription Beauty Box

And time is flying, we are already in February! which basically means a new box from the Lookfantastic subscription box, This month’s ‘Treasure’ Edition box is worth over £51 and contains 6 confidence-enhancing products. Continue reading “Look Fantastic February 2021 Subscription Beauty Box”

Review: Bioderma, Pigmentbio Skincare Routine For Hyperpigmented skin

Melasma, hyperpigmentation, lentigines or age spots… How can you get rid of dark spots even if you have sensitive skin?   

Bioderma’s solution: Pigmentbio, a range tailored to treating hyperpigmented skin on the face or body with a complete programme of products to help brighten the skin. Continue reading “Review: Bioderma, Pigmentbio Skincare Routine For Hyperpigmented skin”

Book: The Complete Poems and Songs of Robert Burns

For about sometime I was looking for a nice book with all the Robert Burns work and finally managed to find one that has everything I would want, this title includes all of Burns’ poems and songs, with a helpful glossary explaining difficult words, a chronology of Burns’s life and a bibliography. Continue reading “Book: The Complete Poems and Songs of Robert Burns”

Look Fantastic Valentine’s Collection 2021 Beauty Box

Love and be loved this February with Look Fantastic’s exclusive Valentine’s Day Collection. Inside you’ll find 7 pampering products (including 4 full-size!), guaranteed to make you feel lovestruck.

This collection will only be available for a limited time, and with a worth of over £207, you better be quick! Continue reading “Look Fantastic Valentine’s Collection 2021 Beauty Box”

Cult Beauty Up Close on Skin Care – The Edit

Because elevating your beauty ritual is our ultimate mission, we’ve curated a select handful of must-haves in the Up Close on Skin Care – The Edit box. With three full size and two travel size treats on offer, this set is worth a whopping £120/€139 It’s got everything you need to take care of your very own, beautiful skin – so let this edit buff, hydrate and reset your skin to its happiest, healthiest self. Continue reading “Cult Beauty Up Close on Skin Care – The Edit”

Perfume Review: Molecule 04 and Escentric 04 by Escentric Molecules

Another journey with Escentric Molecules from the pair that remained to try and review and complete the whole family till 06 shows up, a really nice concept in perfumery creative and that managed to became a cult perfume brand. Continue reading “Perfume Review: Molecule 04 and Escentric 04 by Escentric Molecules”

Oral Care: Waterpik, Cordless Plus Water Flosser

The ideal way to keep your teeth healthy and white, and a perfect gift for anyone who likes to look after their smile, here are the key things you need to know about the Waterpik® Water Flosser and what it’s clinically proven to do. Continue reading “Oral Care: Waterpik, Cordless Plus Water Flosser”

Look Fantastic Idol Collection Beauty Box

January is here and part of the 2021 resolution is to improve my skincare routine and what couldn’t be better than a great beauty box deal. LookFantastic released The Idol Collection beauty box, which are 7 product (3 of them full size) from luxury well known brands, it’s £95 but the content inside is worth £192 so let’s see what is inside. Continue reading “Look Fantastic Idol Collection Beauty Box”

Perfume Review: Rose Anonyme Extrait by Atelier Cologne

Rose fragrances tend to be and options mostly for warmer months or autumn as the floral scents are not particularly strong and detectable in the cold, but some of them are actually powerful enough for any season one example is Rose Anonyme “Extrait” from Atelier Cologne, the original version comes in a clear glass bottle. Continue reading “Perfume Review: Rose Anonyme Extrait by Atelier Cologne”

Look Fantastic January 2021 Subscription Beauty Box

January 2021 is here so it’s the first LookFantastic subscription box of the year and I always get excited when this type of things arrive with different options to try out, this month we do have 6 products 3 of them full size with a value of £57, let’s see the content.


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Book: Make It Happen by Jordanna Levin

Manifest things became a part of my journey in the last 7 months, same with meditation and awareness of my own thoughts, but before that I have wasted a good amount of time with the Law of Attraction, the universe and things that certainly made everything slower and didn’t see any progress with my desires so I decided to study and practice the law but from the law of assumption so I have read a couple of books that might help on the manifestation journey. Continue reading “Book: Make It Happen by Jordanna Levin”

Perfume Review: Molecule 03 and Escentric 03 by Escentric Molecules

We keeping discovering the Escentric Molecules family, this time is the 03 pair, you can check the 01, 02 and 05.

We have a Molecule 03 which is basically the main molecule in this case, Vetiveryl Acetate, an hybrid molecule, half-natural, half-synthetic. It is a fraction of vetiver oil, distilled from the roots of an Indian grass, which is then ‘crossed’ with acetic acid to remove the bitter and leathery aspects of the root. Then we find Escentric 03 that is a fragrance made with this particular note. Continue reading “Perfume Review: Molecule 03 and Escentric 03 by Escentric Molecules”

Review: NARS Cosmetics, Holiday Collection 2020

Nars Cosmetics has released it’s Make Up Holiday Collection for 2020, a gold collection that I have to say there is nothing particularly new or with limited edition packaging but is mostly focused on travel size products and stocking fillers. Continue reading “Review: NARS Cosmetics, Holiday Collection 2020”

Perfume Review: L’Ambre de Carthage by Isabey

“Ancient Carthage held a position as one of the capitals of maritime trade with ships transporting precious and rare scents of far off lands. From this quest of mysterious and unknown elsewhere, Isabey created a distinctive perfume for a man who knows how to overcome wild lands.
L’Ambre de Carthage is a modern masculine fragrance symbolising the spirit of long, challenging journeys and adventures.” Continue reading “Perfume Review: L’Ambre de Carthage by Isabey”

Gift Idea For Him: AVI-8 x Help for Heroes Watch

Help for Heroes was founded to provide lifetime support to those wounded in the service of their country. Every course and activity offered from them aims to empower veterans to look beyond illness and injury, regain their purpose, reach their potential and have a positive impact on society. Continue reading “Gift Idea For Him: AVI-8 x Help for Heroes Watch”

Perfume Review: Fleur Burlesque by Vilhelm Parfumerie

“Unflinching, exquisite femininity. Inspired by La Belle Époque. A woman, alive in the spotlight at the Moulin Rouge, enchantingly a glow in the soft candlelight of Maxim’s.”  The name and the short description were enough for me to feel tempted to try out this fragrance and sure enough it didn’t disappoint. Continue reading “Perfume Review: Fleur Burlesque by Vilhelm Parfumerie”