Why you must have a Face Mist

We all love a good face mist, they’re refreshing and deliver all kinds of benefits to your skin. See what all the fuss is about with our top 10 favourites.   Shop Omorovicza Queen of Hungary Mist here   Shop Thalgo Reviving Marine Mist here   Shop Caudalie Beauty Elixir here   Shop Bloom and Blossom Rejuvenating Facial Spritz here   Shop Dr. Hauschka Facial Toner here Shop BEING Hold On … Continue reading Why you must have a Face Mist

Bath & Unwind share their top tips for a good night’s sleep

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

Our edit of Valentine’s gifts with a twist

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 … Continue reading Our edit of Valentine’s gifts with a twist

Get the Look – Red Lips

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

A Quick Guide To 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

Confessions of a product hoarder

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

Dr Hauschka, Dear Eyes…

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…

Good morning cleansing routine with Dr. Hauschka

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

Cleanse, tone and moisturise 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 … Continue reading Cleanse, tone and moisturise with Dr. Hauschka

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

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…

My bathroom treats

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 little bit of Extravagance…

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…

How to survive the dreaded common cold (sort of) glamorously

The office is empty but it’s not quite Christmas yet… it can only mean one thing: it’s time to batten down the hatches and do what you can to take refuge from the assault of viruses and colds going around this winter! Here we share with you our favourite tips and products to help you avoid the dreaded ‘lurgy’ and should you fall victim, how to … Continue reading How to survive the dreaded common cold (sort of) glamorously