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Hada Labo Tokyo – Japan’s number one skincare line

January 20, 2021 admin 1

What is Hada Labo Tokyo? Hada Labo Tokyo is one of the latest skincare lines to hit the UK and it is already proving very popular. It is Japan’s number one skincare line and was created by Rohto Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd with the intention to be effective for all skin types whilst removing all unnecessary ingredients and additives. Hada Labo Tokyo was first developed in 2004 and has since become popular across Asia, America and […]

The Daily Cleansing Ritual MOA

January 17, 2021 admin 4

What is MOA? Magic Organic Apothecary (MOA) is a UK based company that creates natural skin care products. MOA use botanical ingredients that are cruelty free, do not use petrochemicals (mineral oil), parabens, SLS, phthalates, fillers or artificial fragrances. With the majority of their products also being  entirely plant based and suitable for vegans. MOA are also ethically mindful and use recycled board and printed with vegetable inks to encourage recycling and re-using to help […]

The Body Shop® make up – Matte Kajal Eye Liners

November 17, 2020 admin 0

As you may know I love Body Shop® products, I find them to be such great value for money and they work really well. So when I was asked to write a review of some of the Body Shop make up items for The Strawberry Fountain blog I was very excited. I was kindly sent these wonderful Kajal eyeliners to test.  I had not tried many kajal liners prior to these so I was a […]

The best Body Shop products

November 15, 2020 admin 0

What are the best Body Shop products? A list of the absolute best body shop products has got to include their famous body butters. I am yet to find a fragrance I don’t like. They are so nourishing and leave your skin feeling incredibly soft and smooth.  I get so excited when they bring a new fragrance out, so when I was sent the Virgin Mojito Body Butter I couldn’t wait to try it. Although […]

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How to look and feel good this winter

November 10, 2020 admin 0

Now the winter months are setting in our natural summer glow is likely to disappear along with the light evenings and sunny mornings and it is easy to start neglecting ourselves and staying hidden under bulky jumpers, gloves and hats. But we all know we will regret it as soon as December starts and we are being invited to Christmas parties and realise we really should have tried harder. Well worry not there is still […]

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Elements, the new vegan beauty products

August 25, 2020 admin 1

There is a brand new range of vegan beauty products about to hit the shelves in Holland & Barrett on September 1st and I’ve been lucky enough to have a sneak peak.  These eagerly anticipated all natural skin and body care  products have been created by the breath taking  Elements Boutique Spa  in Somerset and are bound to be top of everyones Christmas list this year.   There are a number of products in the range which is […]

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The Sugar Loaf Soap

February 17, 2020 admin 8

One of the best things about being a blogger is the opportunities it brings for me and my family. The majority of the time we are invited to family friendly attractions but a few times a year I am sent some goodies just for me and it always makes me smile, especially when those goodies are as beautiful as these ones from The Sugar Loaf Soap Company.   The Sugar Loaf Soap Company is a Welsh […]

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Nourisil MD Silicone Scar Gel | Review

October 31, 2018 admin 0

What is Nourisil MD Silicone Scar Gel? Nourisil MD silicone Scar Gel is a fine clear gel made from a unique blend of 5 silicone’s and vitamin E, the creators claim that it reduce the appearance of scars and also maintains the skins moisture balance. It comes in an easy to use pump action bottle and retails for £25. Last week I was asked if I would be happy to try out a new product, Nourisil […]

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Marili skincare range – inspired by Africa, made in England

August 11, 2018 admin 0

One of the biggest perks of being a blogger is the opportunity to try new products and visit new places that we might not otherwise experience. These opportunities have opened my eyes to so many new companies and more importantly they have educated me on the way products are made and the ingredients that are used and it has definitely made me think about the products we then go on to buy as a family. […]

MUA masterclass

Celebrity MUA masterclass in Manchester

July 11, 2018 admin 0

When I first started writing my blog it was my little piece of pink in a world full of a blue, in other words it was my release to be girly, write about make up and clothing and escape the constant refereeing and child wrangling that had become my life after having two boys. However this quickly became more about them than it did about anything girly and instead I now find myself reviewing family […]