Category Archives: Clarins

Clarins Instant Smooth Self Tanning Review

Clarins instant smooth self tanningI am a serious pale face and really benefit from a bit of self tanner – I mean only a bit, I’m not talking Snooki here!!  But just enough to take me from transparent blue- white to looking more like a regular healthy member of the human race!

In one application of Clarins instant smooth self tanning on day one I was really happy with the result, I looked lightly tanned and if I say so myself a bit glowy too!!  So I thought I would see what a second day application would be like?  Lets just say that I looked like my head and chest had been on holidays but the rest of me stayed at home but not so bad that I felt house bound!

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Posted by on June 2, 2011 in Blog, Brands, Clarins, Self Tanners


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Summer Foundations Pt 4: Clarins HydraQuench Tinted Moisturiser

clarins hydra quench tinted moisturiserOkay so technically not a foundation but tinted moisturizers always seem like the kind of product we think we should be wearing during the summer months. I was given a sample of Clarins HydraQuench Tinted Moisturiser by my sister in-law, who’s a Clarins junkie, and although the colour was completely wrong for me (03 Peach) I think it is a lovely product.  I’m not personally the biggest fan of tinted moisturizers in place of foundation (I need the coverage – and how!!) but I could totally see myself buying this for wearing on holidays.  Although pale faces like me will still need to use a high spf product.  The SPF in this product is only 6, which I find a bit disappointing.  Read the rest of this entry »


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