Left Neglected – A Book Review

My Rating: ★★★★★

Left Neglected by Lisa Genova

I have been writing book reviews on my blog for a while now. I am in no way a book critic and frankly I find it hard to write a good informative review of a book, but I still would like to share my recommendations for a good read. I don’t think I can talk about structure, plot, characters, etc but I can talk about why I enjoyed a book and how it has made me feel.
Here is a post for a book, Left Neglected, I have enjoyed from start to finish. For the clever title, for the problem it discusses, for its optimism and happy ending despite a tragedy. I discovered Lisa Genova as a writer earlier this year with her book Still Alice. Then I put her second book, Left Neglected, to my to- read list, and having read it as well, I am planing to read her third book, which has only just come out, Love Anthony.
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Clinique Airbrush Concealer Review

My Rating: ★★★★★

Clinique Airbrush Concealer

I have been using it for way to long so thought I’d share a review.
When I first discovered that I have to take extra care for my under-eye dark circles, I had never used any make up apart from lipstick, and had no idea what product to buy to help me hide my under-eye fatigue. Having very poor knowledge in what’s what in the make up world, I bought a foundation. At first I thought it does well, but after a few weeks I realised it looks very unnatural, makes my under-eye area look pale and my eyes felt tired and watery. Then a friend told me I had bought the wrong product, a product I should never use for eye circles!
After that I tried a couple of corrector sticks which were cheap beauty products and as rule has it you get what you pay for. They also look unnatural, wipe off very easily and feel sticky. That was when I walked into a big Boots store, stopped on the first stand (which happened to be Clinique) and spent £11 on a tiny eye concealer stick.
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Aveda Sun Care Hair & Body Cleanser Review

My Rating: ★★★★☆

Aveda Sun Care Hair & Body Cleanser

I love to take good care of my hair and I always try to invest in good hair care products. However I have always been negligent about taking care of my hair when on holiday. Usually I would pack a clear shampoo for normal hair suitable for frequent use. However exposing your hair to sun and salt or chlorine water every day does need special care and treatment. Most prestigious brands offer holiday range which includes the basics to protect your hair: shampoo, conditioner, leave-in conditioner and UV protection spray. Buying all these can seriously break your credit card, however getting a shampoo is highly recommended.
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Two Book Reviews and Summer Reading List

Committed, Elizabet Gilbert

It has been a while since I last wrote about the books I read. I am pleased to say I am still sticking to my “a book a month” resolution. However, I never managed to sit down and write reviews on the books I have read.

The book I started in March, I never finished! It was a book as boring as hell! And as I don’t like writing negative comments I am not going to post a review. Some might like it, but it definitely wasn’t my type of book.

In April I read the best seller Committed by Elizabeth Gilbert. This book has been on my shelf for a while but I only now managed to read it. Committed is the sequel of Eat Pray Love, which I am sure has no need of introduction.
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