Summer 2020 Gift Guide
Everyone loves summer, everything from the sunshine to the parties, to the relaxed attitude. So whilst you're no doubt spending all of your time indoors, you'll be treating yourself to some goodies to keep your beauty and lifestyle in check. Today I'll be walking you through some products that I've been loving that will heighten your summer even more, as you discover a few brands you may not have heard of, or have forgotten about.
If you're on the hunt for some new makeup brushes, look no further, as the Artis Elite 3 Brush Set is the go-to for loads of bloggers and celebrities at the current moment. This brush set contains these three holy grail brushes: Oval 7 - Foundation, Blush, Contour. Oval 3 – Eye makeup & Concealer. Linear 1 – Eye liner and Brows
To go hand in hand with these brushes, I've been loving the Artis Brush Cleansing Wipes and Artis Brush Cleaning Pad so you can get creative in a flash and speedily wipe down your brushes without having to wait for them to dry. Perfect for any major makeup lover.
I can hands down announce that these particular Rubis Tweezers have been a complete game changer when it comes to tweezing. I've never used such effective tweezers, as they're so sharp. Handmade in Switzerland from surgical stainless steel, the high-quality tweezers feature slanted tips for precise touch-ups at home or on-the-go.
Crafted with superior calibrated tension and a satin coating, the perfectly aligned tips close evenly and firmly for advanced pulling power, allowing you to grip even the smallest of hairs for a professional, airbrushed finish.
The Smileo Teeth Whitening Kit is revolutionary method of creating whiter teeth in an easy, safe and fast way. With Smileo Teeth Whitening Kit you will be able to get 8 shades whiter teeth in only 7 days, with only 10 minutes of daily use. This teeth whitening process is effective, painless and 100% natural by using peroxide-free whitening gel. If you'd like to get 10% off, use the discount code 'stephi10'
Brushworks Travel Atomiser- Perfect for taking in your beach bag or clutch bag on a night out, fits perfectly into a bag and prevents you loosing a bottle.
Brushworks Wonder Bobble - Wonder bobbles have been a game changer from switching up old elastic ties that save your hair from damage. Tying back hair without pulling or tagging on the ends, especially when swimming.
Brushworks Facial Cleansing Brush - Great for removing any dirt on the face, especially when wearing suncream etc, which can cause spots.
Brushworks Exfoliating Gloves - A staple in anyones beauty kit, they're fantastic for getting rid of old skin, and the best way to maintain the perfect summer tan with a pre-exfoliate.
Our Remedy CBD Oil - CBD have got a ton of properties that can help you with your daily life, everything from anxiety to menstrual pains. Our Remedy have a vegan, peppermint flavoured oil, that's packed in eco friendly packaging. This particular oil contains: Grape seed oil, 500mg/5% CBD infused with organic essential oils; clary sage and peppermint.
Raya Organic CBD oil - This CBD oil is crafted with care and organically grown on licensed farms, and used by thousands across the UK. All their oils are in a tincture bottle, where you can buy either their multivitamin oil in either 500mg or 1000mg, or their natural flavour oil in either 500mg or 1000mg. It's done absolute wonders for me when taking it first thing in the morning, and one of the most natural tasting CBD oils I've ever tried.
Budslife 8 CBD Patches - Forgot to bring your bottle of CBD oil on a day out? This is where CBD patches can revolutionise your life, and perfect to keep in your handbag. These transdermal patches are scent free, flavourless and super convenient. So why go for a patch over oil? If you can't stand the taste of the oil, this is a great method so that it's absorbed through the skin.
Trip CBD Drinks - Another epic method of taking in your CBD for the day is through a drink. Meet the mixed pack ft. elderflower mint, peach ginger and cold brew coffee. The whole gang’s gluten-free, vegan with no added sugar - made in the UK in 100% recyclable cans. Buy for yourself, send to a friend, throw a party - TRIP’s here for you. All are deliciously refreshing - both lightly sparkling, infused with natural adaptogens . Drink chilled from the can or mix into cocktails. Cold brew coffee is here to deliver that sweet jitter-free energy kick - sugar-free with 15 MG CBD for stress-free sipping.
NYC Kierin Sunday Brunch - Sunday Brunch inspires a celebratory mood and making memories of a life well lived. A unique blend of scents, this fragrance is citrusy, cheerful and luminous.
Notebook Rose Musk & Vanilla - A warm scent, an authentic cuddle. An elegant chypre, poudre? with a flowery heart spreading a magnificent rose note. The softness of the white musk base, together with amber and vanilla, are the alchemy of an elegant and balanced essence.
Face, Body & Hair
Biovene Damage control solid shampoo - Replace the plastic bottle with Damage Control solid shampoo bar, a luxurious combination of top ingredients - natural Coconut oil, Macadamia oil, Keratin, Beeswax and Shea butter. Rescue damaged, dull-looking hair and discover a velvety softness and glow with nutrient-rich botanicals and reconstructive Keratin to revive, strengthen and prevent split-ends while promoting healthy length and density.
Biovene Nourish restore conditioner - made with the most exquisite ingredients - natural Macadamia oil, Beeswax, Shea butter, Minerals, Vanilla and essential oils of Lavender & Grapefruit. A heavenly blend that restores and nourishes every strand while deeply conditioning hair to become irresistibly soft, smooth, and shiny with a refreshing scent.
Embryolisse Lait Creme Fluide - A lighter version of Embryolisse’s best-loved Lait-Crème Concentré, this easily absorbed lotion contains all the brand’s signature nourishing and hydrating ingredients in a silky, featherweight formula. Brilliant for face and body, the lightweight liquid can be used to hydrate, prime and gently melt make up, which is why this is a must-have multi-tasker (and firm fixture of French women’s bathroom cabinets). Suitable for even sensitive skin!
Pure Anada Victorian Facial Mist - lavender and rose - Enjoy the nostalgic aroma of rose and lavender hydrosols. Mist your skin at any time to balance and hydrate all skin types. Pure Anada Victorian Facial Mist can be used before or after makeup application.
Antipodes moisture boost natural lipstick - These healthy ingredients feature some of Nature’s finest superfoods:
Avocado oil: Packed with essential fats, vitamins and minerals, our ‘green gold for skin’ helps to increase collagen production and keep your lips beautifully dewy and fresh.
Calendula oil: Healing oil from the marigold flower has anti-inflammatory properties.
Evening primrose oil: This edible oil is so rich in healthy fats that it’s used as a natural dietary supplement.
Argan oil: The Moroccan nut oil balances oil production and hydrates lips for a soft, moist finish.
Antipodes Kiwi seed gold luminous eye cream - A hydrating eye cream. Treat your skin to some luxury with the Antipodes Kiwi Seed Gold Eye Cream. This ultra-hydrating, super nourishing formula combines the hydrating benefits of kiwi fruit with brightening 23K gold flakes.
Antipodes baptise h2o ultra hydrating water gel - Quench your skin’s thirst with the Antipodes Baptise Ultra-Hydrating Gel. This ultra-hydrating gel moisturiser drenches the skin in a weightless, non-oily hydration. Enriched with hyaluronic acid and manuka honey, this moisturiser sinks into the skin to provide hydration that lasts all day and all night, whilst the fresh rose scent soothes your senses.
Bubu face mask -A range of innovative sheet masks are guaranteed to make your skin all kinds of glowy. Their ultimate sheet mask pack has five bespoke masks to choose from, giving you hydration and moisture with #soakmewet; gentle exfoliation with #stripitoff; anti-pollution with #feelingdirty; anti acne with #t-spot and lip plumping with #youpucker.
Shea Moisture - Coconut hibiscus illuminating body lotion and illuminating body wash are the ultimate combination for smooth, hydrated and illuminated skin. A nourishing blend of Shea Butter, Coconut Oil and Hibiscus Extract combine with Songyi Mushroom to deeply moisturize, improve skin texture and naturally brighten.
Funderm No Drama - This brand has become one of my favourites with their No Drama range, which includes Nutri-cosmetic supplements, a natural red clay mask, invisible anti-pimples gel treatment, oil-free moisturiser, refreshing toner and gentle cleansing foam.
Madame La La Self Tan Mousse -Want an iconic LA grow? La La Tan will smooth, hydrate and perfect skin with anti-ageing properties and natural ingredients for the ultimate iconic LA glow.
Innersense hair products - Innersense has slowly become one of my favourite hair brands, purely because they cater to every hair type with your best intentions in mind. They inspire personal attunement through the practice of self care. Preserving the beauty of botanicals through conscious chemistry, Innersense Organic Beauty connects us to the high vibrational healing power of the natural world around us and the joyous love within us.
Urban Decay Wired Palette - Go electric with the Wired Pressed Pigment Palette, a 10-pan lineup of velvety-smooth pigments that deliver insane color payoff. Experiment with these hyperpigmented shades or dip into Glitch, a pure white hue, to transform bright shades into ultra-modern pastels.
LQ Collagen Skin Hair Nails Powder - Skin Hair Nails Powder is a powder version of their bestselling beauty formulation. Easy to mix, it offers the perfect boost to your morning smoothie. Providing 10,000mg of hydrolysed marine collagen per serving, plus other key vitamins and minerals. Sweetened with stevia, Skin Hair Nails powder offers a low-calorie option for people looking to add collagen to their daily routine. Designed to deliver noticeable results in as little as 30 days.
Boucleme Curl Defining Gel - This has been my go-to product for the past couple of years to keep my curls naturally defined and bouncy. It's no wonder that it's one of the nations favourite curl products. I highly recommend checking out their shampoo and conditioners if you want products perfect for keeping your curly hair in excellent condition!
Fashion & Accessories
Radley London Watch - A pretty, 24mm wide case for this ladies Radley watch with a rose gold button, hands and hour markers. The navy blue, 8mm wide leather strap is decorated with white stars. This design element is reflected in the crystal set, real silver pendant that makes up the gift set. The silver trace chain is adjustable and can be worn between 16" and 18".
Findurings diamond ring - Capture her heart with this charming sona diamond engagement ring. Crafted in real solid 925 sterling silver with platinum plated, this sweet style showcases a 8mm*8mm heart-shaped diamond solitaire set in heart-shaped prongs atop a slim shank. Polished to a bright shine, this engagement ring is as romantic as your love story.
Society Socks - Society Socks is a bold sock company with a social cause. With every pair sold, another pair is donated to charity. Behind our brand is a team of innovators looking to create a positive change in the world.
Firebox Isolation Mystery box - A mysterious, box-shaped ray of light amongst the doom and gloom. Back by popular demand with all new contents! Contains over £60-worth of joy-bringing, boredom-busting goodness. Surprise someone, to show them you're thinking of them, or just treat yourself!
Be Water - Fancy upgrading your water bottle to be a beautiful gemstone and crystal filled water bottle? Be Water is your calling! Currently I'm absolutely loving their Zodiac collection, which would make the most perfect present for someone. Whilst we're all being mega conscious of our plastic consumption, why not get yourself a unique bottle that no one has and looks great whilst you're carrying around some crystal energy.
Firebox Hard Milkshake - Just one sip of their Chocolate Milkshake Liqueur and you're immediately transported to the red leather seats and neon-drenched interior of a classic American diner. That instant hit of sweetness, that smooth vanilla creaminess, that silky and moreish chocolate flavour, and now – an indulgent boozy twist!