All things bright and beauty

The latest beauty posts on this city life, from the beauty brands I'm excited about right now to the places I go to get my favourite beauty staples.

  • lush leeds spa | this city life
    All things bright and beauty,  Life

    Exploring Lush Leeds Spa with #leedsbloggers

    I did a Scary Thing this week. I went to an event and met some fellow bloggers in Leeds. And I talked, and shared jokes, and laughed. And nothing bad happened. I had an amazing time. Suck on that anxiety! The event was in Leeds, where they’ve got a beautiful Lush Leeds Spa. Me and a whole bunch of brilliant bloggers got a tour of the treatment rooms, made our own little bath bomb and got to sample a load of gorgeous products from the shop’s winter range. Until this week, I didn’t know Lush Leeds even had a spa. When you think of city breaks, you usually think of…

  • sephora shower gel pods | this city life
    All things bright and beauty,  Life,  Travel

    French pharmacy products: beauty treats from Paris

    For our first wedding anniversary, we treated ourselves to a little Parisian break. It was quite cold and we were both suffering from the beginnings of flu (how romantic it is to be married!), but we didn’t let that stop us from having a wonderful time. My lovely husband surprised me with First Class tickets, making sure our #Pariversary started as we meant to go on. I had one little detour in mind though – sniffing out some of my favourite French pharmacy products. [separator type=”thin”] LA ROCHE-POSAY SEROZINC // £8.50 for 150ml Every time I popped into Boots I’d look for this famous beauty treat, but to no avail.…