Recent Empties: Part One

It has been so long since I bothered with an Empties post – I think my last one was back in April – that I’ve decided to split my latest into two parts and today I’ll look at all the products I used up over the first few months of the Summer.

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When Sheet Masks

Created by a Korean healthcare specialist, who wanted to bring the high-quality sensitive skin treatments from dermatologist clinics into the home, When face masks are unique sheet masks that utilise advanced bio-cellulose technology.

The all-natural, coconut-derived bio-cellulose sheet is gentle enough to treat burn patients, and can hold fluids up to 100 times its dry weight, which is 10 times more than your average fabric sheet masks, making them ultra hydrating. The bio-cellulose sheet’s superfine, 3-dimensional fibres also enable superior dermal contact for a perfect fit that prevents evaporation and wastage of the serum, locks in moisture and allows the serum’s nutrients to be delivered to the skin.

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Birchbox – October 2015 Review

Beauty boxes are like buses, you wait for one and then three turn up, with my Pink Parcel, You Beauty Discovery and October’s Birchbox all turning up on the same day!


This month Birchbox gave their subscribers two boxes to pick from, a concept that subscribers to American Birchbox will already be familiar with. This meant we knew the contents in advance and could pick the box that suited our needs best. I have to admit however that I prefer the element of surprise when my Birchbox arrives but nevertheless it’s nice to shake up the concept now and then. The box I selected was the Stylist Guest Editor, which contains a selection of products chosen by Stylist Magazine’s Beauty Editor Joanna McGarry.

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