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Beauty

COSRX Ultimate Nourishing Overnight Rice Mask & Pimple Patches – The Weekend Review

Another two for one with The Weekend Review this week thanks to two lots of CosRX goodies I’ve been trying. The COSRX Overnight Mask was a bit of an impulse purchase as I was running out of my night cream and was concerned that the Benton Steam Cream wasn’t quite moisturising enough for me. The Pimple Patches I saw highly recommended over on Reddit and as the DHC Oil had just started breaking me out, I picked them up to try. I bought both of these from Amazon but sadly  ...

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Planning

Papermate Inkjoy Gel Review and battle of the gel pens – which is best?

I love a good pen. It’s probably my biggest stationery weakness and I have way more pens in my collection than I would ever need. My favourite pen of all time is probably the Pentel Energel. I prefer gel as the writing is smooth and this pen is just the more perfect one I’ve ever used. I tried different colours and the result is always the same – beautifully smooth writing. No skipping at all. I feel like they’re a little undervalued in the planning community with  ...

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Beauty

Benton High Content Steam Cream Review & DHC Deep Cleansing Oil Review

The first of my Asian Beauty reviews! I’m now in week seven of my new skincare regime (take a look at my intro post here) and thought it was time to start reviewing some of the products I’ve been trying.Β  From my first haul (from Amazon) I’m going to be reviewing two products –Β Benton High Content Steam Cream &Β DHC Deep Cleansing Oil. While there is a recommended order of introduction I went with whatever gaps I had in my current routine first. That meant I  ...

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Cardmaking, Planning

Planner Society April Review

This was the month that seemed to divide opinion! When Christy posted the first sneak peek on her Instagram lots of people didn’t seem to like it? I had no idea why because the designs were gorgeous! I love the bold colours in this box! Cardmaking I like to call these the cardmaking goodies from the box, as that’s largely what I’ll use them for. Some of the die cuts this month aren’t really to my taste and I’m not sure how I’d use them. But the rest are  ...

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