Pink Parcel – July 2016

The second of my monthly subscription boxes to arrive this month is July’s Pink Parcel. I’ve been a subscriber for quite some time now and the box is definitely a firm favourite, delivering not only some brilliant beauty treats but also providing those necessary sanitary products, making it practical too!

The arrival of my Pink Parcel never fails to brighten up my day and this month was no exception. So let’s delve inside this month’s box as I unveil the contents!

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Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

Wedding season is in full swing and with lots of organising to be done and decisions to be made, from dresses and flowers, to seating plans and menus, it can be a stressful time. With that in mind, I’m here to make at least one aspect of the day easier with a guide to the perfect Bridesmaid gifts, which also includes few offers. You may even want to treat yourself too once you’ve seen the products I’ve included!

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The Vintage Cosmetic Company – Round Blow Dry Brush

The Lob – long bob – is the hair style of the moment. All the celebrities are opting for the chop, or ditching their extensions, in favour of this ultra chic, versatile style. I have a Lob by default; i’m growing out a crop and after 6 agonising months it’s finally reached chin length, but as I’ve discovered it’s not the most low maintenance of styles.

Whilst I could get away with lazily blasting my pixie crop with a hairdryer and using my fingers to give it volume and texture the Lob is much more demanding. My hair has an annoying tendency to flick out at the ends, especially if I let it dry naturally, so unless I’m going for the Miss Hoolie look (if you’re not a parent or regular viewer of CBeebies you’ll have to Google her) I have to carefully blow dry it using the right brushes.


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