Last Friday I was invited to London by Bio Sculpture for a bit of a pamper day. They decided a few Mum bloggers deserved a bit of time out and I was very lucky to be one of them. 

 

I love love love my nails by @biosculpturegelgb x

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They used a suite in The Mondrian to give us a gel manicure and it was a stunning location. I was sat by the window at the side of the River Thames with fab views. Whilst my therapist, Courtney, gave me the manicure she gave me a bit of background information about Bio Sculpture as it wasn’t a brand I knew a lot about. The director (and son of the founder) also popped in to say hi with his adorable 18 month old son and wife who was due to give birth to their second child any day! 
 
 
Bio Sculpture my hand on a
 
 
Bio Sculpture started in 1988 by Elmein in South Africa who couldn’t find any premium nail polishes that didn’t damage the natural nail. She took it upon herself to create one, consulting with the best scientists in their respective fields and applying the latest technologies available. 
 
 
 
Bio Sculpture has over 200 colours and all of their gels last approximately 3 weeks and soak off without damaging the nail. The nails don’t require dehydration before an application or any excess buffing, it is also free of bonders and primers unlike most gel nail polishes. Bio Sculpture gels are strictly animal cruelty free and vegan. Before putting on the gel, the therapist puts on a base suited to your nail type which ensures the natural nails are being nourished whilst the colour is on, this could be a layer of vitamins or an oxygenating base. 
 
 
Bio Sculpture, a photo of me with my hair messily tied up, looking into the camera, wearing a white dressing gown after the massage
 
I chose ‘Bright Summer Pink’ to cheer up a gloomy February and the colour is stunning. What I really love about the gel is that it dries so quickly under the lamp, there is no hanging around which is perfect for busy Mums at home. The products are also odourless so it doesn’t leave that lingering chemical smell and it’s safe to use around the little ones. I actually love it that much that I am going to do their 3 day course to become a qualified Bio Sculpture therapist
 
 
Bio Sculpture a plate of cheese on toast and pastries
 
 
After my manicure, I was taken down to the spa area of The Mondrian. Well, it was like stepping into heaven. It was complete bliss. There is an incredible relaxation room with beds or seats to sit in, drinks and magazines to read. After a lemon tea, my therapist came to collect me for a massage. She discussed whether I would like to be relaxed or refreshed after the massage and mixed oils to reflect this. Using massage techniques and warm towels, I really felt like she had worked her magic, I could do with seeing her more often though as she said I have a very stressed back! Following my massage, I relaxed in the relaxation room on the bed with a quilt over me which was a perfect way to finish.
 
 
Bio Sculpture a plate of assorted sandwiches
 
 
I was then taken to the private dining area with the other bloggers where we were treated to an immense afternoon tea. I would like to thank Bio Sculpture so much for my lovely day of treats and I can not wait to take part in the manicure course which I will of course be writing about. It sounds like an incredible way for Mums at home to work around their children and not worry about childcare costs x
 
 
Bio Sculpture a plate of assorted deserts
 
 
16 Comments

16 Comments on My pamper day with Bio Sculpture

  1. Jemma Louise Mc
    February 14, 2018 at 1:13 pm (5 days ago)

    Looks like you had a lovely day. Beautiful nails too.

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  2. Sarah Bailey
    February 14, 2018 at 9:08 pm (4 days ago)

    Oh how amazing does your pamper day look, it has been way to long since I was lucky enough to have one myself and your nails look fab!

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  3. Laura Dove
    February 14, 2018 at 11:10 pm (4 days ago)

    Amazing! I was SO hoping to be able to make this but couldn’t get child care in the end, your nails are so pretty!

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  4. Rhian Westbury
    February 15, 2018 at 9:27 am (4 days ago)

    Oh wow I love that nail colour, nice and bright for a cold and dreary February x

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  5. Mamas Travel Tribe
    February 15, 2018 at 9:49 am (4 days ago)

    That sounds like the most perfect day! I’m loving your nails. x

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  6. Chrissy Faery
    February 15, 2018 at 10:19 am (4 days ago)

    Oh wow! It sounds like you had such a fun and relaxing day – and your nails look amazing!! I love that their products are cruelty-free and vegan too! <3

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  7. AlwaysCarryOn.com
    February 15, 2018 at 2:49 pm (4 days ago)

    So jealous of this experience, but you totally deserve it – as do all the mums who were invited 🙂 I love the shade of polish you went for, it’s so vibrant! x

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  8. Helen Costello
    February 15, 2018 at 5:52 pm (4 days ago)

    I was asking my nail technician last night what colours seem to be in at the moment – she mentioned bright pink! It looks like you are right on trend.

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  9. helerinablogs
    February 15, 2018 at 7:23 pm (4 days ago)

    This sounds an amazing pamper day, the afternoon tea looks delicious and the massage sounds like heaven! I’m a former nail technician and always loved Bio Sculpture. It is so easy to work with and lasts so well too. Good luck on your course.

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  10. Nicolette Lafonseca
    February 15, 2018 at 8:49 pm (3 days ago)

    The cakes look amazeballs you can see where my priorities lie….
    So happy more and more products are cruelty free it is a turning tide!

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  11. Jen
    February 16, 2018 at 2:29 pm (3 days ago)

    What a wonderful treat to enjoy, great way to relax. The food looks delectable, and the spa looks like a lovely relaxing area.

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  12. CurvyGirlThin
    February 17, 2018 at 9:16 am (2 days ago)

    Sounds like such a lovely pamper day – and definitely deserved. I hadn’t heard of Bio Sculpture but may need to check it out, I’m always on the look out for new nail solutions.
    Cx

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  13. Fritha
    February 18, 2018 at 1:34 pm (18 hours ago)

    oh my gosh those cakes look amazing as do your nails! Looks like you had a brilliant day! x

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