Monday, 20 February 2017

UNANI ILLUMINATE MILK CLEANSER REVIEW!!

Hello my Lovelies,

Happy Monday to you all!! 

I hope you are all having a lovely day so far!!

For today's post i'm going to be sharing with you all this review on this Unani Illuminate Milk Cleanser which i recevied in January's Glossybox. Since getting this product i haven't stopped using it, i have now incorporated into my morning and evening skin care routine.

But before i give my full review on this amazing product, first up i'm going to tell you a little more about the brand and history of 'Unani'

History of Unani.......

Behind the brand 'Unani' is a Spanish Family Business with over 10 years experience in the world of natural and organic cosmetics. The name of the brand Unani comes from the therapeutic methods of unique Mediterranean culture. 
The basic principle is that the treatment should be gentle and safe, it must also balance the normal function to seek and maintain the balance of the body.
Unani has specific treatments for skin care and can be used by professionals since the products and natural cosmetic treatments are flexible and can be custom to the needs of the consumer. Unani's goal is to create truly natural products that have a positive effect on both the world we live in and you. 
The products are biodegradable and they are not tested on animals either.


Unani Illuminate Milk Cleanser Review

As i mentioned above, i received this product in January's Glossybox and since then i haven't stopped using it. The product itself is a gentle cleansing milk based on nutritious natural oils which purifies and protects the skin by removing impurities as well as Makeup and Dirt, and it also restores its elasticity too, leaving it lovely and soft.
I love using this product both in the mornings and evenings as helps keep my skin clear and very much soft, In the mornings i like to apply a small amount to my skin and massaging it in to remove any makeup or dirt that may still be on my skin from the night before. I then simply rinse a damp face-cloth and remove the cleanser from my face and then dry with a towel.

I then like to repeat this process in my night-time skin care routine where i love to apply the cleanser using my Cleansing Brush, i like to use the Sponge part when applying the cleanser to my face and then gently massage in to my skin and rinse using warm water.

Since using this Unani Cleanser over the past couple of weeks, my skin feels and looks a lot more healthier and illuminated. It also has a lovely glow to it, and i can really feel the difference too in my skin been soft and very much smooth. My skin also feels amazing after using this product especially when i apply it in the mornings, it gives my skin a boost and awaken's my skin for the day!! 
I have been very intrigued in using this product and since i have researched the brand itself i am now considering purchasing some more products from the range as its a brand that works with my skin!!

To find out more on the brand and there amazing products, just click here. 
I hope you guys enjoyed my post on my Review on the Unani Illuminate Milk Cleanser.

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Tuesday, 7 February 2017

JANUARY FAVOURITES!!

Hello My Lovelies,

Happy Tuesday to you all, i hope you are all having a lovey day so far.

For today's post i'm going to be sharing with you all my January Favourites Post.

This month i have been loving a range of products from Skin Care to Makeup. So with out further-a-do, here is my favourite products for January.

NIP AND FAB KALE FIX MOISTURISER

My first favourite for the month of January is this Nip & Fab Kale Fix Moisturiser. I recently got this in my January Glossybox and since then i have not stopped using it.
 I love the refreshing feel it gives to my skin along with how it makes my skin feel. I especially love to use this first thing in the morning after i have cleansed my skin as it awakens my skin and then i also love to use it in the evening too as it softens my skin with its concentrated Aloe Vera and Shea Butter. Overall this is an amazing Moisturiser from the Nip & Fab range, and i would defiantly recommend it.

Score: 10/10


SOAP & GLORY 'CLEAN ON ME' MOISTURE SHOWER GEL

Next up is this Soap and Glory 'Clean on me' Moisture Shower Gel which i love using when in the shower. Containing Natural Mandarin Peel Extract and a bonus Built-in Body Lotion this is the ideal shower gel to have in your bathroom cabinet. 
I particular love how it keeps my skin feeling incredible soft and very much smooth as soon as get out of the shower, plus it leaves a gorgeous scent of Soap & Glory's Original Pink Fragrance.

Score: 9/10


NO7 LASH IMPACT MASCARA

On to my third favourite and its this Lash Impact Mascara from No7. 
This is my favourite Mascara to use at the minute, this is perfect for adding intense volume for a dramatic look. Since using it, it adds amazing volume and it also gives an amplified false lash look in just two coats without any clumping. 
Also the fiber brush is designed to apply Mascara smoothly without any clumping either.

Score: 10/10


ESSENCE 'LIGHT UP YOUR FACE' LUMINIZER PALETTE

Next up is this 'Light up your face' Luminizer Palette from Essence. I love using this palette when creating a day or night look. 
These three highlighting powders with light reflecting pigments accentuate the features with a light pearl, intensive shimmer or golden glow finish.
 I love to apply this shades individually on the bridge of my nose, on my cupids bow and along the cheekbones, i also love to use my fan brush when applying the highlight to my face.

Score: 9/10


NO 7 PROTECT & PERFECT DAY HAND CREAM

On to fifth favourite and its this No7 Protect and Perfect Day Hand Cream, this is the ideal sized hand-cream to carry in my handbag as my hands tend to be quite dry during the winter months. 
This hand cream hydrates, protects and helps my hands stay super soft and looking more youthful. It also intensively conditions with a day long moisturisation for more softer and smooth skin.

Score: 8/10


MAYBELLINE MATTE MAKER MATTIFYING POWDER

My last favourite for the month of January is this Matte Maker 'Mattifying' Powder from Maybelline. 
I love using this powder when creating a day or night look. This all-day powder is ideal for creating any look with its millions of powerful mattifying particals.
 I find this powder amazing as it blends seamlessly with you skin tone and texture for a flawless look. Personally i find this matte powder brilliant for setting my foundation as it just glides on.

Score: 10/10

I hope you guys enjoyed today's post on my last favourites for 2016 here's to a lot more favourites in 2017!!

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Monday, 23 January 2017

MY FAVOURITE MAKEUP BRUSHES!!

Hello my Lovelies,

Happy Monday to you all. I hope you are all having a lovely day so far.

For today's post i'm going to be sharing with you all my Favourite Makeup Brushes, i adore using makeup brushes when applying my makeup and i love to treat myself now and then to new ones.

So in today's post i'm going to be opening up my Makeup Brush Collection to you all and share with you my favourite makeup brushes i like to use everyday.


BLANK CANVAS F20 BUFFER BRUSH
First up is this Blank Canvas F20 Buffer Brush. This type of brush is ideal for applying Liquid, Cream or Powder based products to the Face. In my case i love to apply Powder to my face using this Brush as it leaves a flawless finish along with creating brilliant coverage to my face.
The brush itself is made of short, dense synthetic fibers which makes the brush feel really soft against the skin. It is also easy to wash the brush and it drys in no time too.


LUXIE LARGE ANGLED BRUSH 504
Next up is another favourite brush of mine which i love to use everyday and it's this Luxie Rose Gold Large Angled Brush 504.  I love to use this brush to Contour my face by using powder based Bronzer's as the brush itself is cut to fit the natural contours of the face. You can also use the likes of Highlighter, Illuminator or Blush products either by using this brush.
The brush is made of synthetic bristles which are 100 per cent cruelty free and are soft enough for the most sensitive skin. All in all this is an amazing brush to use and is an ideal size to take in your Makeup Bag either,

PENNEY'S FLAT DOUBLE-SIDED FOUNDATION BRUSH
On to my Third Favourite Makeup Brush and its this Penney's Flat Double Sided Foundation Brush. I have recently returned to using a Foundation Brush from using a Blending Brush for the last few months. I love using this Foundation Brush as it leaves my Foundation looking 100 per cent flawless plus it also leave brillant coverage too.
What i also love about this Double-Sided Foundation Brush is that you can use the other side for applying your favourite Consealer to your face too.


CROWN STUDIO PRO CONTOUR BRUSH C473 
Next up is another firm favourite from my collection of makeup brushes and its this Crown Studio Pro Contour Brush C473. I love using this brush to Contour my face with using either a Cream or Powder based Bronzer for precise and controlled application.
The brush itself is designed to sculpt and define your face, and is again ideal for Contouring and Blending your choosing product. I also love the shape of this brush which helps in creating easy application. If you are looking for a Contouring Brush that will tick every box, then this is the ideal brush for you.


RUBY LARGE BLENDING BRUSH 
On to my fifth favourite Brush and its this Large Blending Brush from Ruby Professional. I love using this Blending Brush to blend my eyeshadow shades together especially when creating a smokey eye look.
I love how the cruelty-free bristles are soft but firm, making it both a versatile professional eye tool which can be used to shade and blend around the crease of your eyes.


CROWN CHISEL FLUFFY BRUSH
Next up is another firm favourite Makeup Brush of mine and its this Chisel Fluffy Brush from Crown Brush. I like to use this brush as an eyeshadow brush, in which i like to apply my favourite eyeshadow to my eyelids. 
With it been a flat brush it can also be used on the face as well such as adding some highlight or to conceal any blemishes. 


PENNEY'S DOUBLE-ENDED BROW/SPOOLIE BRUSH
My final favourite Makeup Brush is this Double-Ended Brow/Spoolie Brush from Penney's. I absolutely love this brush, as a huge Brow Fan this brush makes my life a lot easier when it comes to filling in my brows, 
With one end of the brush been a small angled brush this helps fill in the brows with great precision and then on the other end we have a Spoolie which is great for brushing the brow hairs up and creating a nice sleek shape.

I hope you guys enjoyed my post on my Favourite Makeup Brushes.

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Wednesday, 18 January 2017

JANUARY'S GLOSSYBOX UNBOXING POST 2017!!

Hello my Lovelies,

Happy Wednesday to you all, i hope you are all having a lovely day so far. For today's post i'm going to be sharing with you all January's Glossybox Unboxing Post.

So this months box is 'The Edible Edit' a superfood inspired box that will transform your beauty regime. 
The Editable Edit is in collaboration with Instagram sensation 'Delicioulsy Stella' who is known for her refreshing irreverence she will keep you sane and smiling this month.
This months box is a plain pink box with the quote "You can't Milk and Almond" by Delicioulsy Stella on the inside of the box.
There is four full sized products along with a travel sized product.

Up first is this months Editorial Piece by Glossybox Editor Evie Leatham where she introduces us to this months Edible Edit with 'Delicioulsy Stella'.
So lets dive into this months box......


UNANI ILLUMINATE MILK CLEANSER 
Up first is this Illuminate Milk Cleanser from Unani. This gentle cleansing milk is based on nutritious natural oils, which purify and protect your skin by removing all impurities including Makeup, leaving the skin soft and recharged. I'm so happy to finally see a Cleanser inside this months box, i'm a huge lover of skincare products and i'm looking forward to trying this Cleanser out.

Price: £14.00


THE BALM MEET MATTE TRIMONY SINGLE EYESHADOW
Next up is this Meet Matte Trimony Single Eyeshadow from The Balm. This is no doubt one eyeshadow you'll want by your side for special occasions. In one of two seasonal Abergine Hues, the velvety smooth texture, triple milled formula and true colour payoff mean you can use it wet or dry. 
I am so looking forward to using this eyeshadow from The Balm, the shade itself is so me and the pigment of colour is amazing, i can't wait to try it out in some of my upcoming Makeup Tutorials.

Price: £34 for Palette


NIP + FAB KALE FIX MOISTURISER
On to the third product out of this months box and its this travel sized Kale Fix Moisturiser from Nip + Fab. This moisturiser enriches skin and protects it against external aggressors from pollution to stress, while concentrated aloe vera and shea butter help to soothe and smooth skin. I am so looking forward to giving this Moisturiser a go with it containing a superfood powerhouse of kale, watercress and almond oil, i feel this is going to work wonders on my skin.

Price: £19.95 (Full Size)


VITAMASQUES MANUKA HONEY FACE MASK 
Next up is this Vitamasques Manuka Honey Face Mask. This Korean Mask is made with extracts of nourishing manuka honey and the triple layer sheet technology, a Korean innovation makes for unbeatable absorption. As a huge fan of face masks i'm definatly looking forward to trying this mask out!!

Price: £3.99


TRUE ORGANIC OF SWEDEN 'ALL YOU NEED IS ME' BALM
On to the last product out of this months box and its this True Organic of Sweden 'All you Need is Me' Balm. This multi-propose balm is a natural and organic alternative to chemically based ones. A true multi tasker, it protects you from dry, flaky, cracked or thirsty skin and makes you very happy. You can also use it on your lips, hands, elbows, knees, feet, cuticles, tip of your nose and even on your hair. This product is going to come in handy when your skin is very dry, so i'm looking forward to trying it out on my skin.

Price: £19.99

I hope you guys enjoyed January's Glossybox Unboxing Post.

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Friday, 13 January 2017

MY DECEMBER FAVOURITES!!

Hello my Lovelies,

I hope you are all having a lovely day so far. For today's post i'm going to be sharing with you all my last favourites post of 2016. I can't believe we are now in January 2017, its really incredible how fast last year went.

Before i share with you all the products in which i was loving for the month of December, first i just want to say is a big thank you to all my readers who have supported the blog for all of 2016, this year is going to be a busy year for Stylish and Fabulous with some really exciting stuff coming up on the blog as well as over on my youtube channel....so watch this space!

GARNIER SIMPLY ESSENTIALS 2 IN 1 MAKEUP REMOVER
So my first favourite for the month of December is this Garnier Simply Essentials Soothing 2 in 1 Makeup Remover. I absolutely love using this when taking my makeup off at night, it simply removes makeup in seconds along with removing stubborn mascara and eyeliner.  Its enriched with plant extract and pro Vitamin B5 and as i mentioned above its a 2 in 1 formula that contains no perfume and no alcohol. Whats really clever about this product is that its combined with a makeup removing oil (liquid) and the freshness of a cleansing water in just one step. This is a product that i have used in the past hence why i have returned to using it as i find it incredible for removing makeup in seconds.

Score: 10/10
Shop: Tesco Stores
Price: €2.99


SECRET SIREN BODY SPRAY
Next up is this Secret Siren Body Spray from Aldis, I decided to pick this up and give it a go as i was intrigued to see how different this Body Spray would be against the likes of Impluse or Charlie Sprays. I decided to purchase the fragrance Lily and Damask Rose which smells amazing and lasts throughout the day too. I love to carry one of these spray's in my handbag when i'm on the go as its a handy sized spray to keep in your bag.

Score: 9/10
Shop: Aldi Stores
Price: €0.89


DEEP SLEEP PILLOW SPRAY FROM 'THE WORKS'
On to my third favourite for the month of December and its this Deep Sleep Pillow Spray from The Works. I recently got this in my November Glossybox and since then i have been it the occasional night when i can't sleep. From time to time my sleep patterns go from me been able to sleep to not been able to sleep at all. So for the times that i can't sleep i simply spray my pillows with this Deep Sleep Pillow Spray which consists of a Lavender fragrance which helps you relax and sleep throughout the night leaving you feel refreshed in the mornings. To anyone reading this and has problems sleeping, i would defiantly recommend you try this Deep Sleep Pillow Spray as its absolutely amazing. 

Score: 10/10
Price: €19.50
Shop: boots.ie


P.S NOSE STRIPS
Next up is these P.S Nose Strips from Penney's which contain Aloe which is natural for the skin. I love to use these when i have my pamper nights. These strips remove dead skin, blackheads and clears pores, leaving your nose feeling super soft and feeling refreshed. With the strips containing Aloe this helps remove a build up of dirt and oil that can cause blackheads. I would defiantly recommend these Pore Strips as they work wonders.

Score: 9/10
Price: €1.00
Shop: Penney's (Primark) Stores


PALMOLIVE SILKY SHINE EFFECT SHAMPOO
My fifth favourite for the month of December is this Palmolive Silky Shine Effect Shampoo which contains Aloe Vera. Since chatting to you guys about my latest hair care routine, i have changed my shampoo for around the 100th time now. This is basically down to my hair having a bit of irritation from the last shampoo i used hence why i decided to give this one a go. I have to say this Palmolive Silky Shine Effect Shampoo is amazing it not only leaves my hair feeling incredibly shiny but it also leaves my hair with no irritation.

Score: 9/10
Price: €1.49
Shop: Dealz Stores


RUBY PROFESSIONAL LARGE BLENDING BRUSH
On to my last favourite for the month of December and its this Ruby Professional Large Blending Brush. I got this in my November Glossybox and have loved using it since then. I love to use this when blending out my eye-shadows when creating a day or night look. The brush is soft and ideal for blending your favourite shades.

Score: 10/10
Price: €8.00
Shop: shopruby.ie

I hope you guys enjoyed today's post on my last favourites for 2016 here's to a lot more favourites in 2017!!

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