The Body Shop Advent Calendar Faves

Top Picks From The Body Shop 2017 Beauty Advent Calendar

So much went on in December and while I mentioned some of these in my previous post and social media, I thought I would share some of my favourites from The Body Shop’s 24 Days of Beauty Advent Calendar.  Some are regular buys for me so great to have a back up while others are ones I have never tried before. I got the basic 24 day calendar, the cheapest of the options so it was nice to get some[Read more]

Mark. Rebel + Ice Body Collection From Avon

Mark by Avon Rebel + Ice Collection Review

A cool wintery scent to match the weather! Mark. Rebel + Ice is the newest body collection from Avon and this one really impresses.  No overpowering florals or fruity scents which have dominated recent collections.  Avon’s Mark. describes the scent as cool mountain air, winter iris and white birch woods.  It does give that cool snowy fresh air scent.  Almost masculine with a hint of floral.  Cool scents often mean mint and it is nice to see that it is not[Read more]

Avon Skin So Soft Winter Lavender Collection

Avon Skin So Soft Winter Lavender Collection review

Winter collections for skincare are always my favourite.  So moisturizing and great scents for those who are not into fruity summery ones.  Avon released a few new sets for the holidays and I tried out their Winter Lavender set.  Rather than old lady lavender, they blended the lavender with bergamot and jasmine to make a soft and warming winter scent. The Avon Winter Lavender gift set is $16 and includes full sized body wash, body butter and hand cream.  The[Read more]

DIY Calming Lavender Mini Bath Bombs / Pedicure Bombs

As I mentioned in a recent pedicure post, I like to use a portion of a bath bomb to have a foot soak before doing my toe nails.  With all that is going on in my life right now, I decided to make a bunch of lavender pedicure bombs (or mini bath bombs) to help me relax.  I make mine in plastic shot glasses from the dollar store and find them the perfect size.  You can use ice cube trays[Read more]

Avon Fall For Moisture A Box Review

Avon A Box Fall For Moisture Box 2017

I have become quite the fan of these A Boxes from Avon, they are a great way to try out new products.  The Avon Fall For Moisture A Box is $10 with any $40 purchase and contains a range of cold weather skincare saviours.  The latest A Box features Moisture Therapy Intensive Healing & Repair skincare products with nail and lip products added in.  You get Avon True Color Cuticle Conditioner, 12 ml (full size) Beyond Color Lip Conditioner, 3[Read more]