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 ♥ 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.  Not only is the packaging trés 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 £16 it instantly went into the basket. Continue reading