March 26, 2015

Holland & Barrett Beauty Kitchen.

Brightening & Toning Body Souffle £14.99* 

I am in complete love with this body souffle, from the packaging to the gorgeous scent. Its packed full of of supper effective ingredients such as Shea butter, cocoa butter and abyssinian oil to deeply hydrate the skin. The grapefruit and lemongrass leave you feeling refreshed, so this is a great product to use after your shower or bath in the morning. It leaves the skin smelling great for most of the day, the scent is strong but gorgeous. Nothing has ever challenged the scent of a Lush product for me until I got to try this body souffle. Think of the Lush shop and you can imagine the smell in this jar, the lemon grass is the scent I smell the most which leaves this a refreshing product to use. I really enjoy using this after my shower in the morning because it has such a strong scent it may keep me awake at night. 

This is a light non greasy body souffle which is what I look for in body products, it sinks into the skin well and leaves you feeling fresh and smelling amazing. The cocoa butter deeply hydrates the skin, leaving you with super soft skin ready for the spring. The grapefruit is high in vitamin c and antioxidants which help to flush out the toxins in your body. Both products are not tested on animals and the jars are recycled.

The lip balm won't dry out your lips, its all natural so you can use it as much as you need to. the beeswax and cocoa butter are nourishing and moisturising on the skin. Beeswax is an anti inflammatory and antibacterial properties make beeswax ideal for combating acne, eczema and chapped lips. This lip balm contains vitamin A which helps to lock in the skins moisture without clogging pores. 

I had no idea to look on the Beauty Kitchen website for products like this, I may have a little nosey to see what else they sell. I have enjoyed using both products and I would highly recommend them both, such great products for affordable prices. 
What do you think of the Beauty Kitchen?

March 22, 2015

Pay Day Treats?

One / Two / Three / Four / Five

Four days and counting till its pay day, I am super excited by this. Over the past two years I have saved each month to pay for my car but now I can treat myself just that little bit more. The first pay check at a new job means its compulsory to buy something really nice, well that's how I see it. I have lived without a pair of Vans for way to long, so I may have to make a sneaky order on Thursday. I love how comfy they are, may even get a pair for work because of how comfy they are. I love the black vans, they go so well with skinny jeans, I am so excited to buy a new pair. Over the past five years I have owned so many pairs of Vans but this style and colour I always go back to.  paired up with my favourite Topshop jeans,  this is another treat I am so excited to repurchase. I love how flattering the Jamie jeans are 
and they fit really well. I'm not  a huge fan of wearing jeans but the Topshop jeans are spot on. I won't be buying this stripy top due to the fact its £30 but I may go into Primark and do a sneaky Spring shop, I need to add more stripes and  colour to my wardrobe. 

I am due a new Iphone case and I have had my eye on this blue glittery one for ages. The glitter moves around the case when you shake it which strangely reminds me of a note book I had as a child. I am due an upgrade on my phone soon so I may see if its possible to get the Iphone 6 if the contract is reasonable enough. 

I wasn't able to pick up the free Benefit mascara when it was in a magazine last month but I have read so many positive blog posts about it I may have to go and get one myself. I am a huge fan of Benefit so I am super excited to try this product and many more products I no doubt will buy from Boots after pay day. 

I hope to blog more soon, thank you for being super supportive and I will see you soon with more beauty reviews. 

What would you buy from this wish list?

March 18, 2015

New Product Launch: Bourjois Rouge velvet Lipstick!

10 Don't Pink Of It / 11 So Hap' Pink / 12 beau Brun 

Bourjois  Rouge Velvet £8.99*

Mid March Bourjois launched new colours to the Rouge velvet family, I am a huge fan of Bourjois and the velvet lipsticks. I have purchased many of them myself and I was super excited when Bourjois sent me three of their new ones in the post. Bourjois always seem to impress me with their products.

I love the packaging of this lip product, its easy to apply and glides on beautifully. This is down to the applicator it comes with, it lines your lips with just the right amount of product. You could dab some product onto your finger to create a small amount of colour, this is what happens when the lipstick fades, it still looks fab. I love that they have a matte finish and they feel great on the lips, super soft and they never dry out on the lip. I love each and every colour of the range, each shade brings something new to my collection. I think Don't Pink Of It 10 would be the perfect everyday colour in the spring/ Summer, gorgeous with a tan. 

12 Beau Burn is what I am wearing in the last image, it took me ages to get one image which is ok today so I am hoping to do more make up looks using all the shades soon. This is the most gorgeous colour I now own, I am super excited to wear this shade more. 

What do you think of the new shades?

March 12, 2015

4 Happy Thoughts.


Lately I have been feeling a lot more positive about everything but we all have bad days where we feel down. Today is one of those days where I am sat watching Catfish in my onesie feeling down so I wanted to do a positive blog post. I am having a moment where I have writers block and this makes me really upset but before writing this post I decided to catch up on all my favourite blogs over on Bloglovin. Feeling inspired and I hope to get some more blog posts up soon, this is something I really enjoy. 

1. I have had a change in my life recently that I love, I have found something I really enjoy and the people I have met there I can now call my friends. 

2. Nothing makes me more happy than my two beautiful dogs. I love coming home to such happy faces, they get so excited to see me. Taking them on walks and training Juno is so rewarding, Juno fits in so well with our life and family. 

3. I am starting to feel like myself again for the first time in years. slowly gaining my confidence back and I am looking forward to the future. We have decided to save to book a trip to New York for my 25th next year, buy more furniture to make our home feel homely and I am so excited for payday to pay for more than just my car payment. Things are looking up and I am so excited about that.

4. My blog means the world to me and I am so excited to start doing more over on here. I am planning maybe to start YouTube in the Summer. I just adore reading, typing, photographing and everything that comes with Kemples. I am so proud of the success I have had with my blog so far, more than I could have ever imagined. My shortlist for Cosmopolitan Magazine is still a huge achievement in my life and heart. I am so proud of my blog and I hope you continue to enjoy reading it. 
I hope you have an amazing day!

March 10, 2015

Fleur De Force - The Glam Guide.

 There are only a handful of useful beauty books out there but for me there is only one book that I have found I could relate to and learn from. Fleurs book is so down to earth, aimed at her viewers and as you read each page you can almost imagine her chatting away over on YouTube. I am so pleased she took time out to write this book herself, I have been lucky enough to meet Fleur and throughout the book her personality and knowledge of the beauty world shines. 

 over the past five years Fleur has gained amazing knowledge that everyone wants to learn, this is why for me I watch her YouTube videos and the fact she is such an inspiration to so many women. This knowledge is put into sections in the book and covers so many topics that is on all our minds, from positive thinking to the perfect foundation match. Every page is carefully selected and the design of the book is stunning, all the photographs and illustrations are unbeatable. One of the best Youtube books out there for me, you really get the sense of her personality in this book which for me was important. 

I'm not confident with hairstyles so having a chapter on this was great for me. I think the target audience for this book is wider than most of the other YouTube books out there, which is great for me who is 23. Its also an inspiring book for teenagers, she is such an inspiration and the advice she gives could change a teenagers worries, I wish I had this book as a teenager or even her YouTube videos. I look up to her and she is closer to my age, such an inspiring women. All the chapters in the book lead well into each other, its such a lovely read and it looks beautiful on the coffee table too. A great gift for any beauty lover, I may have to get one for my cousin soon. 

Overall a great inspiring read from a very knowledgeable beauty YouTuber. I am a big fan of her videos and I watch them all, even her Vlogs are great. she is so down to earth and the book represents her very well. The products she recommends you know she truly loves the brand or product which is why I trust her opinion. 

What do you think of glam Guide?


March 06, 2015

Yves Rocher- Day & Night Cream Heaven..

 Yves Rocher is a new brand to me but one that I am growing to love more and more. Each product brings something great to my skin care, each product is of great quality. I am in love with the colour and packaging of this gift set. The peach colour on the products just brings it out for me, it makes me excited for Spring. I am a huge fan of skin care products and thsi brand ticks all the boxes for me. They grow all their own plants and which creates an all natural beauty product. I love everything about this brand and I really enjoy using the products.
On first impressions I was so excited about the packaging, such an affordable brand but the packaging is stunning. I love the colour and the simplicity of each product, the scent of the product is just perfect. Both products have a subtle scent to them which is great for the night cream, I have just got into using day creams so this is fab. 
Gift Set £42*

seeing as I am only 23, seeing that the products say wrinkles scares me just a little but you can actually use these as a prevention. After using both I noticed my skin was hydrated and the perfect base for my make up the next day. The day cream leaves my skin looking soft, hydrated and smooth ready for my foundation. I have been enjoying using night and day creams lately, they are a huge part of my skin care routine now. I have noticed my skin has less marks, bumps and feels great all day long. This would be an amazing gift set for Mothers Day or even just for yourself as it comes with a little make up bag free. I am obsessed with Yves Rocher at the moment, such great quality products with a decent price tag. You feel like you are using high end products but with out the big price tag. They look great on my dressing table ready to use on a daily basis. 

What do you think of this set?


March 05, 2015

L'Oreal Infallible 24hr Matte Foundation.

l'Oreal Infallible Foundation £6.99
I'm always on the hunt for a new foundation, so when I saw this was on offer in Boots I had to try it. I am a fan of both matte and dewy foundations but what I look for is great coverage that looks natural. I want my foundation to look as natural as possible and for it to look smooth, so matte was something I wanted to try. L'Oreal is a brand I can trust and I was excited to try this foundation.

What I love about the coverage of this foundation is that its not cakey, dry or masky. You can apply it in layers to create the perfect coverage for you or use small amount and just really work it into the skin. I love to use my Real Technique foundation brush to really work it into my skin. I have had a few compliments on how clear my skin looks, this with a good skin care routine has done miracles to my everyday work wear make up. I wanted a foundation that would last a 8 hour shift so I am pleased to feed back that this lasts all day without budging. I love the texture and the way it applies to the skin, it leaves my skin looking flawless. You can pick this foundation up in 6 colours and its only £6.99 at the moment in Boots. I have dry skin so I was not 100% on using this one but it seems to be okay at to use along with a great primer. From my experience with it, it doesn't cling to dry skin or make it worse. I have had foundations that do this but this one works for me and I am so pleased with the texture and coverage. 

The packaging works great for this product, you can use a small amount of the product at a time which helps when you want to build it up and buff it into the skin. Its a great travel size and it fits well into my make up bag. Overall this is a great new addition to my foundation collection, I am really pleased with it. I have just started a new job so please bare with me, new routine and I will work out a good blogging routine soon too. Plus pay day means I have more things to blog about soon, I can now budget more money for my blog, so maybe this year I may go into YouTube or just blog more in general. 

What do you think of this foundation? 
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