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The Editor’s Lust List

Everything our Editor is coveting this week…

Written by Laura Kingston
Published 19.05.2022

Augustinus Bader, The Starter Kit with The Cream - £150.00

OK, these aren’t cheap. But they’re a great way to try out the coveted Augustinus Bader products, which are so effective and last for ages.

Charlotte Tilbury, Beautiful Skin Sunkissed Glow Bronzer - £42.00

This newly-released cream bronzer from Charlotte Tilbury looks amazing to give a super quick bronzed glow.

Ecoegg, Laundry Egg - £7.49 - £9.99

I’m trying out these eco-eggs which replace laundry detergent and fabric conditioner, lasting up to 70 washes. Cost-saving and eco-friendly. Win-win.

Whitebox, Pocket Negroni - £30.00 (6 cans)

Because a pocket Negroni will always come in handy…

Zenote Handmade, Drift Wild Flower | Luxury Bath Salts - £15.00

Fancy the most luxurious bath ever? Try these.

A City by the Sea, Chest Logo T-Shirt - £15.00

On brand, always.

MONKI, Regular Fit Shacket Cream - £60.00

Beth in our office has this shacket and it’s ideal for this time of year.

Another Loop, Golden Ticket Dusty Pink - from £9.50

Such a cute way to present a gift voucher for someone you love.

Potion Life, After Party Vitamin Energy Shots (6 pack) - £11.00

I was sceptical, but these vitamin shots actually do help you feel better the morning after the night before.

Goodness Gracious Green, Honey Lip Oil - £8.00

I bought this after seeing it on a recent Small Business Spotlight – a real bargain given the price of other high-end honey-infused lip oils.

Skin & Tonic, Calm Balm - £14.00

This was a present from my mum recently and it’s great for when the stress starts to hit! Just rub a small amount on your wrists for instant calm.

Trouvaille Stitch Kits, Sunny St Mary's Cross Stitch Kit - £25.00

I’m making a conscious effort to put my phone down more. These cross stitch kits are great to switch off with and feel so satisfying when they’re completed.

The Aromatary, Cleaned Cotton 50ml Room mist - £10.00

Just lovely to instantly freshen up any room.

River Island, Grey High Waisted Mom Jeans - £35.00

I’m trying so hard to get out of the pandemic leggings hangover – it’s tough but these Mom jeans are progress (and comfy too).

Amazon, Tuuil Accessories Massage Tool - £15.90

This at-home lymphatic drainage massage for your body gives really impressive results.

Our Place, Always Pan - £125.00

I jumped on the bandwagon with the Always Pan and I’m in love. It’s so easy to use and you can literally fry, boil, steam and saute all in the one pan:

Pamoja, Reset Cleansing Balm - £25.00

A lovely cleansing balm to take the day off. Made locally with all-natural ingredients.

Cult Beauty, Dr Dennis Gross Skincare Alpha Beta Extra Strength Daily Peel (Pack of 30) - £89.00

After having a Million Dollar Peel at Danu I was obsessed with the results. My skin has never looked so clear and bright. Now I’ve invested in these to use in-between.

Kate Somerville, UncompliKated SPF 50 Soft Focus Makeup Setting Spray - £36.00

I use this every single day – so easy to apply and adds a really nice blurring effect to makeup too.

Stradivarious, Long Flowing Trench Coat - £49.99

I’m all about trench coats right now since it still seems too chilly to go completely without a coat. I bought this one which was really flattering sleeves.

Peach Eyes, ROSA Headscarf - £70.00

Silk scarves with a crisp white shirt look so good for Summer. I’m loving this one by local sustainable brand Peach Eyes

Tully & Ross, You've Got This Notebook - £8.50

Because we can all use an extra dose of motivation.

Dragon Slayer Distillery, Sir John Conyers Dry Gin - £42.00

Like gin? This one is so smooth you can drink it without tonic. I keep mine in the freezer.

LBK, Colourful Life Tumbler - £16.56 (4)

Super cute tumblers to drink your gin from…

Infusion CBD, CBD Recharge Bundle - £70.99

Take a breath and recharge with this CBD bundle.

The Biscuit Factory, Cheeseboard Mouse - £30.00

The cutest cheeseboard to display your Grate cheese!

Grate, New Mam Selection - £30.00

Inspired by one of Grate’s regular customers and her adorable daughter Nora, this selection includes the muckiest, stinkiest, most delicious unpasteurised cheeses available at the time of ordering – perfect for any new Mams who have missed raw milk cheeses during their pregnancy.

FIKA Living, Set of four brading coasters - £10.00

Switch up your coaster game.

Nearly New Cashmere, Clelia & Romy Floral Silk Scarf - £36.00

Silk scarves are a great way to spruce up a Spring outfit – and keeps you warm during any Spring chills.

Clinisoothe+, Skin Purifier - £14.95

This spray soothes and calms the skin on the face and body, balancing redness and promoting rapid skin recovery. Great for any bacne or pigmentation.

Beis, The Weekender - £89.00

Starting to travel again? This bag is ideal for staycations and short-haul trips.

Barley Interiors, Hendrix The Hippo Silver Storage Dish - £49.00

A fun place to keep your fruit…

Ciate London, The Cheat Sheets Garden Party Nail Art Stickers - £16.00

These cheap and easy cheat sheets make you look like you’ve had a professional mani for a fraction of the price.

NorthburN, Sicilian Bergamot Eau De Parfum 50ml - £33.00

The most delicious Spring/Summer scent – and it really lasts.

Sezane, Gaspard Jumper - £95.00

The Floundering Founder: 24 Lessons to Refocus Your Business and Better Yourself - £11.18

I’m reading this for a Business Book Club. Just a few chapters in and I’m already feeling super motivated.

PRESS, Intermediate Soup Cleanse (Energise) - From £78.00

I’m on Day 6 of the 7-days to enlightenment challenge and I’m feeling lighter, more energetic and sleeping better. Use Code HIGHLIFE20 for 20% off.

Danu Studios, Million Dollar Radiance Peel - £60.00

It’s the first time I’ve tried the Million Dollar Peel and my skin looks so glowing and even. I’ve started wearing no makeup most days.

Have to Love, Women's Patterned Sweater - £39.99

We’re obsessed with Have to Love’s range of Spring jumpers.

Box of 6 Vegan White Chocolate Caramel Slices - £14.50

If you love sweet treats but want to stay healthy, try these. I’m on my second box…

The Travelling Bee Company, Spanish Blackberry Honey - £8.00

I bought this after it was featured in a recent Mid-Week Edit and can confirm that it is absolutely delicious spread on hot buttered toast.

Marks and Spencer, Slip On Trainers - £35.00

I’ve been buying these Balenciaga dupes on repeat for years.

Diya Wellness, Wellness Gift Set - £26.00

Such a lovely gift from local brand Diya Wellness.

Known, Daily Essential - £12.99

If, like me, you don’t like taking supplements as pills, these are great. They literally taste like sweets.

Absolute Collagen, Marine Liquid Collagen Drink For Women - £26.99

I really notice a difference within just 2-weeks of taking these collagen supplements. Highly recommend, especially if you have fine lines!

Eylure, Pro-Brow Dybrow Dark Brown - £6.00

It really is easy to dye your own brows at home. This pack lasts for ages and I don’t even need to fill in my brows in between.

Forum Books, Sara Davies "We Can All Make It" (SIGNED) - £20.00

I missed the book launch but you can still get signed copies of Sara Davies’ new book at Forum Books.

Make No Apologies, Burgundy Backpack - £35.00

A handy backpack to carry all of your essentials on the commute.

Daint Jewellery, Floral Ear Cuff - £10.00

No piercing is required for this ear cuff, when you want to change up your jewellery look.

Monki, Square Sunglasses - £10.00

These large sunglasses add glam to literally any outfit (jogging bottoms included).

Dr Jart+, Cicapair Tiger Grass Colour Correcting Treatment - £15.00

Suffer from redness? This colour correcting moisturiser is great for evening out skin without the need for makeup.

Clarins, Eau Dynamisante Bottle - £56.00

An oldie but a goodie. I’m loving this super-clean smelling scent on warmer days.

Amazon, Dr Julie Smith "Why Has Nobody Told Me This Before?" - £7.49

This book takes a straightforward look at how our mind works and practical tips to overcome negative feelings.

Yana Active, 2.0 Cream Cloud Post-Workout Dress - £65.00

This dress is perfect to throw on for a pre or post-workout coffee.

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