• 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 …

I’m a certified skincare fan, but Mr. L hates anything remotely greasy.  Infact, he doesn’t really understand the concept of ‘moisturising’ or why he would ever need to do it.  …

I received this tag from the infinitely beautiful DvoraDivine, I haven’ t done a tag in ages… but a bit of procrastination on a Friday night goes a very long …

Sugarpill’s Starling is a vibrant blue.  A slightly darker than turquoise base with matching sparkle. It’s surprisingly wearable for me in small doses! Kudos if you’re brave enough to rock …

Sugarpill Chroma Lust in Goldilux ($12.00, 5g net weight). When I first unscrewed the lid, my reaction wasn’t wholly positive. There’s no sifter, no lttle plastic inner lid… you’re straight …

Dollipops wants to offer my lovely readers a 15% discount off your orders. I’ve already shared my appreciation for the retro Jackie necklace, but I’m also particularly coveting: 1. Je …

I received my VERY exciting Sugarpill Cosmetics order last week, and I wanted to share the beautifully presented packaging with you… Free with every order, check out the cute decal-type …

is… AlicatAHL Thanks for offering your self up in the name of beauty! Please email me your address details and I’ll pop the sample in the post.  Can’t wait to …

After reading the article over at the Daily Mail about the self-proclaimed ‘Barbie’ mother who encourages her 16yr old daughter to have Botox injections to mask any premature signs of …

Diaries out? Circled Sunday 14th March with a red felt tip? No me neither (who DOES that anyway?) This is the first Mother’s Day I can join in with over …

I picked this up on a recent expedition to one of my local Boots stores. Prestige are originally a US brand, now sold in over 45 countries globally.  Over here, …

No idea when this is coming out over here… or even IF it’s coming out, I’m still sulking over the missing Wildflower Collection.  Maybe we can expect this next Winter, …

… and vote for my Mum to win Avon’s International Women’s Day competition. Link to the voting page You can read my original entry here. If we won, I can’t …

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Elizabeth Arden High Shine Lipgloss - Review

I’m a consummate lip gloss addict (hence the title of the blog!) – they’re easy to apply, completely portable for quick touch ups and feel …

For my fellow bloggers, because you asked (lots!)

My camera is a Canon 30D DSLR.  It’s a bit old now… I’d love to look into upgrading, but can’t really use ‘taking photos of …

A feast for the eyes...

The lovely Marina from Makeup4All has been a very busy (and creative) lady!  She’s released a wonderful online magazine detailing Spring 2010 beauty trends. Makeup4All …

A hairy dilemma - your assistance please, dear readers!

I’m not a “hair” person.  Hairy, yes.  Hair. No. However, I have been a good girl for the last 6 months and have stopped over-processing …

Dedicated to the cause

It’s Friday… the weekend is here!  Let’s have a discussion and compare notes… How long do you spend preening, pampering and generally grooming yourself? My …

Handbag Hero: Pixi Succulent Lip Twin in Poppy Red

Over the last couple of months, I’ve come to rely on a handful of products to see me through the times when the majority of …

The (discontinued) lipstick love-in: Giorgio Armani Sheer Lipstick #18

I know it can be a bit annoying when bloggers feature products that you can’t get your hands on anymore but the thing is, I …

Mary Quant... just a teeny, practically accidental dabble...

…you see, the Mary Quant store is next to the Liz Earle flagship store just off the Kings Road and I was mooching around killing …

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I under-estimated how hungry the fish were. Ok, not really… real life has caught up with me in a big way this week (sadly!).  Normal …

Au Revoirs Les Micellars! Out with the old, in the with the new...

Don’t panic!  I’m not really saying goodbye to the much-loved micellar craze! Au contraire (Rodney), I haven’t found a better complement to my skincare routine …

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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 …

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 …

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, …

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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