[EVENT] Pronails - Launch of Protect and Peel

Friday, 12 September 2014

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the launch of SoPolish Protect and Peel by ProNails. If you haven’t heard of ProNails I’m sure you will have seen their nail bar in the Point Shopping centre in Sliema.

While I don’t normally wear gel/gelish on my nails, this new concept is something I’m excited about.  The new system is a similar concept to gel polish except an additional ‘skin’ is added between your natural nail and the polish so that there is no damage to your own nail what so ever.

Just like gel polish your manicure will also last 2 weeks, but the added bonus of the new system is there is virtually no time or tools need to remove the polish. It simply just peels off. However don’t be fooled into thinking your manicure is just going to fall off without trying - you’ll need to pick at first to get a corner before peeling off.

The great thing about this, is it’s perfect for people who have jobs that aren’t allowed to wear polish but still love a perfect mani from time to time. You simple get your nails done as normal and peel it off when you have to go to work. Great for occasions such as birthdays and other celebrations. This new concept is also a great idea for people who are concerned about their natural nail. 

So if you’re looking for the results of gel polish without damaging your natural nails, be sure to ask your manicurist about ProNails - SoPolish or visit the ProNails Nail Bar in Sliema.

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Olay Total Effects 7 in One Eye transforming cream

Thursday, 28 August 2014

If you read my last post about the Olay Total Effects 7 in One day moisturiser, you’ll know that I’m loving Olay products at the moment and this is no exception. I’ve been using the 7 in One eye transforming cream together with the day moisturiser and have really noticed the difference. In the past all the eye creams I tried, I felt they didn’t make a difference but with the product you can see the results straight away.

Let me tell you about the 7 areas that it covers for you...

1. Line minimisation
2.Nourishing moisture
3. Tone Enhancement
4. Gentle exfoliation
5. Minimises puffiness
6. Brightening
7. Transforming

So about the product itself, it comes in a sturdy little plastic jar the perfect size for just dipping the tip of your finger in. The cream is a beige colour and the texture is very light. The formula is hydrating and non-greasy and my under eye area just soaks this up in seconds. The injection of moisture minimises any fine lines that you may have (thankfully not too many at the moment!)

I have been using this morning and at night. And for those days when I don’t want to wear make up, the day moisturiser mattifies my skin and the eye cream adds just a touch of colour to cover those dark circles so I can face the world au natural. To apply just tab a little under your eye area and smooth into the skin.

Like I’ve mentioned before, you don’t need to have wrinkles to start thinking about using anti-aging products. Prevention is the key, and you should start thinking about using these types of products when you enter your late 20’s, although that’s not to say you can’t benefit from the other aspects of this cream if you are younger. You’ll achieve the same amount of hydration and coverage.

If you are looking for a new eye cream that goes the extra mail. I highly recommend you pick up some Olay total Effects 7 in One. Your eyes will thank  you for it. It’s available from pharmacies and leading retailers throughout Malta and Gozo priced €19.95*

For more information on Olay products in Malta visit VJ Salomone


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Herbal Essences - Smooth and Soft Review

Thursday, 21 August 2014

With new beauty products and brands popping up every other week it’s sometimes easy to forget the basics such as everyday Shampoo and Conditioner. It’s something we almost take for granted, but today I’m going to go back to basics and talking about Herbal Essences, specifically - Smooth and Soft.

This is a brand I’ve been using on and off since I was a teenager, I’ve always liked the variety of products they’ve had to offer with different scents and results. Smooth & Soft Shampoo and conditioner is designed for dry, damaged and frizzy hair. While I’m lucky enough not to have crazy frizzy Monica from friends hair. I do find that with all the exposure to the harsh summer sun, my hair gets dry and often needs a little helping hand.

First off, I love the Herbal Essences packaging with it’s bright tropical colours, and not only that, my favourite thing has to be that the shampoo and condition sit different ways up so it’s easy to tell which one is which. How many times have you picked up the conditioner first?! I do it all the time with other brands. Smooth & Soft contains mandarin extract, which I can report back smells divine which leaves your hair smelling as equally as gorgeous. With the bright colours and the exotic smells - Smooth and soft gives you the ultimate tropical shower experience right in your own bathroom.

Since I have long, slightly wavy hair that I wash and subject to heat tools often, I like that the product adds moisture and tames and frizz that I do have, while still leaving my hair smooth yet not weighed down so I can still achieve big voluminous curls. The shampoo lathers well but don’t strip the hair of all the natural oils and moisture that I find with some shampoos. The conditioner is nice an creamy and leaves my hair subtle and soft without any tangles!

Next time you’re in the supermarket, breath some life back into our hair and pick up some Herbal Essences - Smooth and Soft. Your hair will thank you for it.

Herbal Essences Smooth & Soft is available from major retailers priced €3.05

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Christian Louboutin Nail Polish : Rouge Louboutin

Thursday, 14 August 2014

Shoe lovers around the world woke up this morning to the launch of Christian Louboutin Nail Polish. As an avid shoe collector and beauty junky myself....I have to admit I could put in my card details quick enough to get my hands on this beauty. I'll now finally be able to match my nails and shoes perfectly.

The nail polish only comes in one colour - Red. Which matches perfectly to the classic red Louboutin soles. The bottle is designed to represent the 20.5cm heel of the iconic Ballerina Ultima - the highest heel Louboutin ever designed.

Christian Loutboutin: Rouge Louboutin Nail polish is available online from Selfridges.com priced £36.00


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