Thursday, 16 January 2014

2013 Favourites: Body Care & Hair Care

Just like my skincare favourites, these were super easy for me to pick :) Out of 6 body care and hair care products featured in this post, I already repurchased 4 of them and the other two are on my 'to buy' list, once I use up other alternatives. 


Neom Real Luxury Organic Body Scrub. I very rarely repurchase body scrubs, but this one is just gorgeous and I couldn't resist ordering another one with a cheeky discount code. I love it's herbal scent and I use it when I want to feel relaxed and pampered. I also have a shower gel from this range and I absolutely love it. I don't really have to moisturise after using this scrub, because the oils leave my skin super soft and nourished. If you want a luxurious treat for your body, you can't go wrong with Neom :) 


Definitely Xen Tan Moroccan Tan! It is incredible and gives the most beautiful colour. Not a hint of orange in sight, no streaks, no horrible patches or uneven fading. This stuff is AMAZING, if you are a fake tan lover. It feels moisturising and leaves my skin feeling and looking lovely! One tube is enough for 5-7 applications and I repurchased it twice already :)

The other fake tan I absolutely loved in 2013(and 2012) is the Unreal Rapid Tan Skin Conditioning Bronzer*. I use it when I have to tan quickly, because the colour develops in just 2 hours and I am ready to go. To be honest... it is my emergency tan and I usually apply it onto my arms and decolletage before going somewhere :) haha. I use the mist with a tanning mitt and buff it in, to make sure it sinks into the skin really quickly. Perfect!


In 2013, I fell in love with Aromatherapy Associates oils, especially the Revive Morning one. I used up a full bottle and two minis and repurchased the full size in December, because it is the perfect scent to use when I want to feel energised and refreshed in the morning. Aromatherapy Associates oils are simply amazing and help me cope with stress and anxiety, so I don't regret spending a lot of money on them. If you suffer from anxiety and panic attacks, I would also recommend De-Stress (half price atm) and Deep Relax. The last two are perfect to use in the bath or on the back of your wrist for quick de-stressing action.


The Macadamia Deep Repair Masque is my all time favourite treatment and I am currently finishing my 3rd tub :) It leaves my hair super soft and nourished, without weighing it down, adds shine and restores any damage on the ends of my hair.

As a lighter option, I adore the Healthy Sexy Hair Soy Tri-Wheat Leave In Conditioner*. I usually hate leave in conditioners, but this one is incredible. It is a light spray and helps to nourish my hair, adds shine and softness and detangles the hair as well. I use it religiously and I will definitely repurchase it.


I only got the Babyliss Pro Perfect Curl* in December,  but I have to mention it. It is a revolutionary hair tool and it makes hair styling the easiest task ever! The tool does the job for you and all you have to do is place your hair in the chamber. AMAZING! Read my full review here.

*products marked with an asterisk are PR samples



  1. The Deep Repair Mask from Macademia is something I want to try at some point, I'm awful and do tend to neglect my hair at times.
    Amy x A Little Boat Sailing

  2. The body scrub seems amazing - would love to try it :o) Xx

    Makeup by Candlelight

  3. the tanning products sound amazing and I love body scrubs so I might have to try this neom one! xxx

  4. I have the Neom body scrub and I love it to pieces!

    Stephanie (@hopefreedomlove)

  5. I usually use one of the l'oreal hair masques and really enjoy it + it's on the inexpensive side, but I'm REALLY wanting to try the macadamia deep repair masque next!

  6. I love the Macadamia Deep Repair masque! And the body scrub looks (and sounds) absolutely amazing! x

  7. I got the Revive Morning bath/shower oil when it came in the little bell Xmas gift. You're right, it's amazing :)

  8. I really want to try the Macadamia Deep Repair Masque especially since I have drier hair. Thanks for sharing all of these products!
    Lovely Notions

  9. I really want to try the Macademia deep repair mask! The hair mask from kerastase that I'm using right now is just awful.

    xoxo Anine

  10. I have heard lots of good things about macadamia oil, should try it.

  11. Great post! I've tried Macadamia hair mask but it didn't work for my hair unfortunately :( I wish it did!!

    The Beauty Maniac in Tokyo


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