• 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 …

~ Over at theNotice, Rae talks about the “LOL Scarf” (aka the MAC Liberty of London scarf,) and wonders why the heck anyone would spend $115 on it! ~ Head …

Just a quickie to show-off my lovely new Sugarpill loose eyeshadows (proper review and swatches coming VERY soon!) Eyes: Sugarpill Cosmetics in Starling on the lid and lower lashline (dry) …

I’m pleased to announce the winner of last week’s giveaway! The fabulous and rather lovely Jemma Kidd Midnght Jewels palette goes to… … bit more anticipation… go on… scroll! .. …

In honour of International Women’s Day, Avon invited me to write about the most remarkable woman in my life for their “Wonderful Women” competition… Now, most daughters think their Mum …

In March 1976, the late Dame Anita Roddick founded The Body Shop in Littlehampton – a small seaside town on the South coast of England.  Fast forward 34 years to …

Barielle Wildflower SPRING Collection…. c’mon c’mon c’mon it’s nearly Summer already… hurry the *bleep* up!

Remember this post from last week?  (gawd, was that *only* last week?!) A couple of you demanded requested swatches, and I do aim to please… (sometimes)… Pink Icing/Devil’s Food: L …

Spring is COMING!!!!

After suffering for the past 4 months with flaky, dry lips… I’ve finally found my cure.  Let me tell you a bit about it… Lanolips is an Australian brand that …

I don’t generally copy press releases verbatim, but thought this might be of interest… We love mums here at Lush – they give good cuddles and bake yummy cake, so …

I don’t own anything else like this shade.  Nails Inc. Battersea Park is a true hybrid.  It’s a cross between army greens and olive, and it really does apply differently …

Shampoo: Kevin MurphyProtection Wash Conditioner: The Body Shop Banana Conditioner Styling products: Clynol Move Massive Volume Spray Shower Gel: Palmolive Shower Gel Olive Body moisturiser: Aveeno Skin Relief Moisturising Lotion …

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Burberry launches Burberry Body Tender EdT

Because we haven’t seen enough of Cara Delevigne and her bloody wonderful eyebrows mooching up and down the catwalk over the past month, Burberry are …

China Glaze Summer Neons collection: Orange You Hot NOTD

Orange You Hot? Well, you are indeed warmer than a slice of Kingsmill, toasted on the defrost setting.  I’m not really damning this polish with …

NOTD: Butter London - Frilly Knickers

Love the name of this cheeky little number!  Butter London’s Frilly Knickers is a definite contender for a super-cool Christmas polish.  It’s a low maintenance …

Win a ticket to London Fashion Week with Benefit

With London Fashion Week just a week away, everyone’s going catwalk-crazy, but for us beauty-lovers, we’re more drawn to the latest winged liner shapes and …

HQ Hair introduces me to David Scheffen…

…and thank GOD! Last Tuesday, I attended an event at HQ Hair’s very own hair & beauty store in the heart of central London.  It’s …

Please take a moment...

… 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. …

Advent Giveaway – Day 9

Burt’s Bees Facial Kit Leave a comment to enter. Giveaway closes at 23:59GMT on 9th December.  Comments made after this time will not be entered. …

Festive fun courtesy of Urban Retreat's Beautique!

If you’ve been around long enough to remember their Easter egg-stravaganza then you’ll already be familiar with the kind of fun and games Urban Retreat’s …

FOTD: Estee Lauder - Enchanted Berries

Today’s FOTD features an Estee Lauder eyeshadow palette called Enchanted Berries*, featuring some beautiful Autumnal, berry shades that work really nicely to accentuate green eyes. …

Must-Have Monday: Le Petit Marseillais Huile Seche Sublimante

Must-Have Monday.  Not a new feature on the blog, I’m just pretending like it’s always been there ok?  You probably won’t see it again… I’m …

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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 …

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, …

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, …

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