• No more tangles, no more tears? The Wet Brush…

    Between my daughter and I, we own almost 3ft of hair.  Not including the stuff on my top lip, which would take us into double figures… just the hair on …

  • GOSH Danielle Nail Polish NOTD

    Who hasn’t dreamed of creating some makeups of their very own?  Leila and I sometimes spend an afternoon making lipglosses together from vaseline and food dye.  When we’re not doing …

Ever since reading a recommendation by the lovely MakeupByKaty, I’ve been intrigued by these little pots of shimmering shadows. Bourjois have always been my favourite high street brand and I …

My dislike for “innovation” in beauty products is fairly well documented, so it’s nice to come across a product that is innovative in a proper science-y way (rather than a …

Available until midnight tonight, Nails Inc. are offering a lucky dip.  5 polishes for £15, that works out at £3 a polish! I’m very tempted, but a bit worried about …

So, last week… or was it the week before?  I’m getting old… they’re all starting to blur. Anyway… I hit up The Makeup Artist Boutique mid sale and treated myself …

…gloop, gloop, gloop. After a while (not even that long in all honesty), the quick-drying saviour that is Seche Vite starts to lose it’s magic.  The formula thickens, goes stringy, …

Some of you eagle eyed ladies spotted my nails in yesterday’s Shu Uemura kit review and asked what I was wearing, well shush!  You’re ruining my next NOTD! Haha, not …

Of all the samples I was sent from Liz Earle… this is the one (and only) product that I would happily repurchase without any hesitations. It’s also the one I …

This is SO overdue and I completed it aaaages ago, but just haven’t gotten around to writing up my experiences of my week long Beauty Blender trial. Beauty Blender trial? …

If you wanted an introduction to some of Shu Uemura’s most iconic products… look no further than the limited edition Iconic Discovery Set which comprises 3 of Shu’s most well-known …

Duuuuuuuuuuuuuudes! Want the chance to win some PURE goodies before they become insanely hard to pin down? I scrambled for the stand at my local Boots and literally grabbed the …

Cult US eccentric brand Lime Crime are currently enjoying a boost in credbility thanks to UK based apothecary Space NK.  In an unlikely but ultimately interesting pairing, Space NK will …

I have a reader who is currently enjoying the sunnier climes of Australia and needs some foundation help! She’s finding that her base is simply not lasting the duration in …

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Smashbox Full Exposure Eyeshadow Palette (photo heavy)

Smashbox’s answer to the Urban Decay Naked franchise is finally here, and for anyone who can’t get enough of these nude eyeshadow compendiums, prepare to …

Happy New Year!

Happy fresh new year! 2012… doesn’t that make you feel old? It’s like a year from the future or something – I’m sure that in …

Wordless Wednesday

No time for proper updates today… glad it’s Wednesday so I can do this instead!

A few random photos from yesterday...

I’m up horribly late/early (scheduling this post) as I’m waiting for the Travelodge sale to go live and bag a few bargain breaks across the …

Monday Poll

1. Mood: Optimistic! Getting over a cold that caught the whole family by surprise. 2. I’m lovin’ it (makeup related): Estee Lauder Shadow Cremes in Vintage …

Show and tell… 5 Bronzers for pale, cool-toned skin!

For someone who’s scared of bronzers… I own a few.  I’ve also ditched many more.  The ones that I’ve kept work for me, though not …

Bargain of the Week...

No, really… Unboxed Bobbi Brown Shimmer Bricks in Nectar and Rose for £16 each with free postage? I’ll take both thanks. Rose Nectar Let me …

Eye Candy: Limited Edition Jonathan Adler for BareMinerals

When we first moved into our new flat, I was all about painting chevrons on a feature wall and incorporating some graphic loveliness into our …

Ooh la la, c’est la vie, zut alors… etc. etc.

I’m going to Parreeeee!  Not Paris… PARREEEEEEEE! Innit. What can I buy?  What would you buy? Now bear in mind that being in the city …

The Lipstick League – week of 10.3.14

Question of the Week: On average, how often do you make impulse beauty purchases? What type of product is your biggest weakness? Answer: I’d say …

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CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

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