• 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 …

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 …

I’m smitten.  My heart is won. Move over, make room… I’ve finally discovered Fyrinnae Lip Lustres. I only own 4… I’ve already remedied that little problem and have another 10 …

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Wordless Wednesday

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Pink Week: Nicoletta's Big Charity Event

My final Pink post is dedicated to Nicoletta’s Big Charity Event in support of Breast Cancer Campaign. Nicoletta is holding an immense charity raffle dedicated …

Guest blogging at Zuneta

The word on the mean streets of Southampton is that I’m guest blogging over on Zuneta today! Fancy a bit of makeup nostalgia from your …

NOTD - OPI Tickle My France-y

A lovely, lovely nude that’s a dream to apply.  I enjoy being able to get away with keeping nudes on my nails a bit longer, …

Guest Review: Dermalogica Clear Start Range

Ey up!  I’ve got a guest review on the blog today! Kenzie hails from Kenzie Benali Beauty & Fashion, a blog that the Southampton-based student …

A sticky situation… saved by a gooey cupcake! (or 12)

Picture the scene… you’ve spent the last fortnight trying to come up with a blisteringly cool gift idea for your husband’s birthday.  You want something …

Cauliflower Fritters with Mozzarella

I bought another cauliflower this week in an attempt to get a new recipe under my belt in preparation for coming off the diet and …

My small (but perfectly formed) BB Cream collection

I promised you a post on BB creams and in all honesty, what I know about BB creams can probably be written on the back …

Bourjois False Nail Effect Nail Enamel...

Exclusive to ASOS. Bourjois have released a new nail polish collection which claims to give a false nail effect for up to 8 days. Bourjois …

Valentine Special: Illamasqua I'm The One Collection #imtheone

I’m not doing any Valentine’s gift guides this year because, quite frankly, I can’t even come up with a single gift for my lovely husband, …

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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 …

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 …

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, …

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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