We are all aware of any skin imperfections, big or small. We all have them and it should not be anything to be ashamed of and don’t forget that your celebrities idols and that girl in work with perfect complexion and flawless skin also has imperfections and one thing is for sure- they are not 100% happy with their appearance either! Most of us are aware … Continue reading Top Products For Scarring And Pigmentation
Here at Bath & Unwind, we have recently taken on Caudalie Vinoperfect Brightening Essence, so we thought we should explain what an essence actually is. Essence -noun An extract or concentrate obtained from a plant or other matter and used for flavouring or scent. Synonyms: extract, concentrate, quintessence, distillate, elixir, abstraction, juice, tincture, solution, dilution. OK, time to drop the knowledge bomb! Essence is a … Continue reading What is an Essence?
Finding it hard to get a fulfilling night of sleep? You’re not alone (just take a look at the results from the most recent Great British Sleep Survey). The team at Bath & Unwind are here to help with a roundup of little things they find make a big difference. Anna I always have time to recommend sleep! If I’ve had a particularly busy or stressful … Continue reading Bath & Unwind share their top tips for a good night’s sleep
Looking for a little twist on Valentine’s Day classics? We have just the thing! Diamonds When budget is a little tight, there’s no need to forgo the sparkle. From left to right: Redken Diamond Oil, Leighton Denny Diamond Ice, Steam Cream Pink Diamond Flowers Try some beautiful blooms that will last a whole lot longer than three days! From left to right: Korres Wild Rose … Continue reading Our edit of Valentine’s gifts with a twist
With winter well and truly here (boo!) and the promise of festive parties just around the corner (hurrah!), we’ve been all about the red lips here at B&U. Instantly chic, we’ve been dying to try them out so a couple of our favourite staffers volunteered to try two different looks and report back on everything from how the products worked to how well they lasted. At-the-Office … Continue reading Get the Look – Red Lips
There’s always a go-to product in every woman’s make-up bag which will instantly transform their face and make them feel elegant and revitalised! There’s nothing as alluring as a perfect set of red lips as they create a timeless look that will always be stylish, but it can be hard to find the right shade. That’s where our quick guide to red lips comes in. Striking red lipstick … Continue reading A Quick Guide To Red Lips
My name is Laura and I’m a product hoarder. As you can see, a small (okay maybe quite a large) chunk of my wages go on skin and haircare goodies every month. From perfume to body lotion, cleanser to moisturiser, foundation to nail polish, you can be sure I have (at least) three of each to choose from! But which ones will I be buying again? Below, … Continue reading Confessions of a product hoarder
Melanie and I were lucky enough to recently meet international makeup artist Karim Sataar and have a sneaky preview of his new Dear Eyes… makeup range for Dr Hauschka. He very kindly offered to give us a makeover to show us the versatility of this new range, and here are the results. Karim always starts his makeovers by making a quick assessment of your skin … Continue reading Dr Hauschka, Dear Eyes…
Dr. Hauschka Cleansing Cream is a bestselling product, but its application can seem a bit different for new users. Dr. Hauschka have produced the below video guide to show us how to perfect the ‘press and roll’ technique in order to get the most out of this fabulous cleanser. Morning cleansing routine 1. Fill your basin with warm water and wet your face, neck and … Continue reading Good morning cleansing routine with Dr. Hauschka
Before working at Bath & Unwind, I used to buy face wipes from discount stores and wonder why I had problem skin! Knowing what I do now, I am now a firm believer in that if you want healthy skin, you have to really think about what your skin is exposed to on a daily basis, considering what you are putting on your skin and … Continue reading Cleanse, tone and moisturise with Dr. Hauschka
As I write this, there are only 63 days 10 hours 58 minutes and 32 seconds until Christmas! (Yes. I am one of those people who gets excited in October.) I have a big family which seems to keep growing and this year I have 22 people to buy for! So for 2012 I am going to be one of those people who I always envy … Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…
Mention James Bond and a few things come to mind. Sports cars, definitely. Cool gadgets, most likely. Seduction, of course. Bond never fails to get the girl (or girls), so he must be doing something right. Luckily, you don’t need to be an MI6 intelligence officer to enjoy a bit of seduction. With a little help from us, your semi-detached in Bracknell can be transformed … Continue reading Licensed to thrill?
A bathroom leak that resulted in me flooding my kitchen downstairs every time I showered called for an urgent redecoration. I love an evening bath to unwind, but this dated bathroom was not very relaxing and I couldn’t wait to turn it into my own mini sanctuary. After several weeks deliberating over tiles and taps and lots of demolition and dust, I finally have my … Continue reading My bathroom treats
A few weeks ago, the Bath & Unwind great product swap experiment got under way. A mid-year secret Santa turned out to be one of my better ideas; for a few days there was a palpable buzz of anticipation in the office and when the big parcel arrived from our warehouse, it was like Christmas morning all over again. I picked Charlotte, and as luck … Continue reading A little bit of Extravagance…
Prevention is the best defence! No-one wants to be at home for days on end watching Jeremy Kyle and sipping Lemsip, so make sure your immune system is on red alert and ready for battle! A bare minimum of 5 different fruit and vegetables a day is a must; however if you often struggle with this, a multivitamin focusing on immune support such as Perricone … Continue reading How to survive the dreaded common cold (sort of) glamorously