• 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 …

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 …

They’re kind of a big deal. It’s a substantial thing to grow hair on your face.  Billions of pounds go into the development of products designed to remove facial hair, …

Back when February was still so new I was calling it January, I blogged about this: Hei Poa Pur Monoi Beauty Oil, my skin was bone dry at the time …

Back in December, I added a box of Daniele de Winter Choc Beauté to my Chrismas Wishlist. Well who says you don’t get what you wish for? The box is …

Jemma Kidd – Midnight Jewels Palette Featuring: 1 Creme Highlighter (Star) 2 Eye Shadows (Dusk & Midnight Blue – the blue one can be used wet too) 1 Shimmer Dust …

I’ve never been fully sold on tattoos, I love looking at the designs and I appreciate the work that goes into creating a successful piece of permanent body art. But …

Here comes the older, more glam sister… Urban Decay Primer Potion in Sin has been out in the US for over a year now, and I’ve been cooling my heels …

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Illamasqua Art of Darkness - Powdered Metal in Ether

A dead camera has meant that I haven’t been able to get a review up on the Illamasqua goodies I was sent from the Art …

Spring Sensations at Space NK

Space NK are celebrating the arrival of Spring with a 2-day promotion.  They’ll be offering complementary skincare consultations, makeup lessons, expert demonstrations and mini pampering …

Models Own Fuzzy Peach - NOTD

Now that Models Own have expanded into Boots stores nationwide, their legendary polishes are a whole lot easier to get your hands on! The range …

Murad does Makeup (sorta...)

On Monday night, I was invited to attend a rare UK appearance from Dr. Howard Murad who was visiting the UK with his son Jeff …

Paris Berlin Eyeliner Pen

I picked this Paris Berlin Eyeliner Pen up sometime late last year when I made an online Kryolan order.  I can’t remember where I bought …

Get a prescription to glow with the Elemis SkinLab, just what the doctor ordered!

Just when we should all be tailoring our skincare to lead us into the warmer weather, those pesky chaps at the MET office are happy …

Review: The Balmer Lawn Hotel, New Forest

My husband had only one simple request for his recent 40th birthday.  Unfortunately, I couldn’t gift him with eternal youth, so instead I opted for a …

An Autumnal look for the new Boots Opticians range!

Boots contacted me a couple of weeks ago and asked if I’d like to take part in a challenge which involved styling a look using …

Inexpensive Beauty Find - Tesco Barbara Daly Nail Polish NOTD

Barbara Daly has some caaaaa-ute mini nail polishes (7ml) available in Tesco at the moment.  I’m wearing the shade Sunset which is a glorious pink-toned …

Jo Malone gets green-fingered in support of Thrive with the "Old English Garden"

With most of Jo Malone’s iconic fragrances garnering inspiration and ingredients from nature, it seems fitting that they sow back into the soil some of …

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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 …

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, …

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, …

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