October empties

As the weather changed this month, so did my skin, especially my face. I got breakouts, dry patches, chapped/dry lips etc etc… I knew this would happen anyway so prepared myself with some new products back in September, intent on not letting the cold weather defeat me! OK, so I haven’t exactly won the battle…

Autumnal Nails

This week I am wearing Revlon nail enamel in ‘Bewitching’. I absolutely love this colour! The deep reddish-purpley shade is perfect for Autumn and goes with my whole wardrobe at the moment (maroons, navy blues, khaki greens etc). The packaging from Revlon is so sophisticated for a high street brand and their polish lasts so…

Glossy treats

Monday afternoon allowed me to fulfill a rarely fulfilled love that is chilling out in Starbucks with a spearmint tea (usually a cappuccino but I’m cutting down on caffeine this week) and no real purpose but to relax and kill time. I had been at college all day and was waiting around for the open…

Sanctuary Spa obsession

My name is Sophie and (among many other things) I am addicted to Sanctuary Spa! Not only are the products great quality for the price, I am ridiculously in love with the signature scent! My first ever Sanctuary Spa purchase was the Creme SoufflĂ©. It comes in a huge 475ml tub and the consistency is…

Achy muscles mean lovely purchases…

So I am currently going through a big life transition and one of my changes is losing weight and getting fit! I’ve been forking out for personal training sessions which is so worth it and I would recommend to anyone who really needs a kick up the backside (not literally)! I’ve been training on average…

Lip and skin saviour

Lip and skin saviour by sophiely86 featuring Elizabeth Arden I have recently re-discovered this amazing cream (well, it’s more like a gel or a serum). My ex-boyfriend bought me a pot (very similar to the picture above) back in 2009 and not only do I still have it; it’s not even half empty yet. I…