Review: Gilly Hicks Point Piper Rollerball Perfume

gilly hicks point piper

I received this free with a purchase I made a couple of weeks ago. My first impressions of it were that it didn’t actually smell of anything. But I tossed it into my beauty bag and thought nothing of it. But I have to admit, it has started to grow on me. Fresh, fruity and floral, it’s not exactly anything groundbreaking. Continue reading


I โ™ฅ Summer TAG!

1. Favourite bronzer for Summer? Given that I’m a bronzer addict I couldn’t just choose one. My first choice has to be Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Sheer Powder in No.40. ย Not only is the packaging trรฉs chic (it is Chanel after all), but the colour is spot on, imparting a healthy (matte) bronzed glow to the cheeks. The second choice had to be the Bourjois Delice de Poudre Bronzing powder. It has a slight shimmer running through it, making it a nice alternative to Chanel’s more matte offering (and it’s a fraction of the price!). Continue reading

Review: MAC Turquatic Rollerball Perfume


After running out of yet another perfume (Marc Jacobs, Daisy) a couple of weeks ago, I went on the hunt for a replacement. Given that I didn’t have the largest of budgets, I couldn’t afford to purchase any of the scents currently on my beauty-lust-list. So when I stumbled onto this rollerball perfume by MAC for ยฃ16 it instantly went into the basket. Continue reading