• 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 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 my makeup’ as a justification …

I just got mine, well… Leila’s. Remember, SHD1 for free delivery and PE5P will give you10% off (yeah, I found that one AFTER I ordered)

… so I sent out a 2am cry on Twitter of “I haven’t blogged anything for tomorrow, please send me some inspiration!” and moments later I got a fab reply …

If you don’t read anything else today or even this week, please read this fabulously funny piece on self-portrait trends. That is all. *Public Service Announcement – I’m like the …

…I’m cultivating it gently… I don’t want to go all out and mega haul, I’m dipping my toe 1 product at a time.  eBay, QVC, my mother’s makeup collection… nowhere …

I’ve received clarification from Urban Decay’s PR representative in the UK. You’ll be pleased to know… Debenhams.com will be restocking the Alice in Wonderland on their website. They’re hoping to …

I’m SO behind with posting things from my lovely IMATS weekend, you’ve seen my NOTD with the flakie on the right, and I’ll do one soon using my blue flakie …

Illamasqua have a hot new competition open… I’ll let the press release give you all the information you need to know. Check it out: 2010’s hottest new nail colour is …

The other NARS AW/10 runway look I wanted to share comes from Phillip Lim’s show: It’s punchy but delicate all at the same time no? Here’s the lowdown: INSPIRATION: Disco-punk. …

So, Diamond Cosmetics nail polishes have had rave reviews across the pond, and I thought it was high time I picked up a couple for myself! The first one I’ve …

So, you know I kinda fell in love with this slightly ‘dirty’ look from NYFW, I had a go at re-creating it last night.  It’s simple, but too easy to …

….As of 12.30am on the 21st Feb, the Alice in Wonderland Palette is out of stock on Debenhams.com.  That’s about 12hrs after it was first released right? How do I …

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Burberry Beauty Lip Charm

I am a bit partial to these lovely bag charms that brands are indulging us with at the moment.  First Clinique and now luxe British …

Recipe: Makloubeh / Maqluba (Upside Down)

I know that when it comes to recipes on the blog, I’m all about the puddings.  But did you know, I like dinners too? This …

An afternoon at The Vineyard Spa, Berkshire

A few weeks ago, I was invited along to experience the facilities and treatments at The Vineyard Spa, located just outside Newbury in Berkshire.  It’s …

Pressing a BarryM Dazzle Dust (and other pigments)

As promised, my pigment pressing method… It’s a mammoth tutorial and rather picture heavy, so please click ‘read more’ to continue on the pigment pressing …

Deal Alert: Organic Surge Mega Bundle - £60 worth of product for only £24

If the advent of this new year has inspired a fresh start when it comes to your skincare choices, you could save yourself a pretty …

Clarins Mineral Eyeshadow in Smoky Plum

New for this season, Clarin’s Mineral Eyeshadow in Smoky Plum is a beaut.  But then I would say that, it’s a gorgeous, mauve-toned taupe… just …

The Lipstick League - Week of 12.11.12

Question of the Week: What beauty item(s) are you most happy to have purchased before it was discontinued? Answer :- A couple of things, both …

Springtime in the Sahara FOTD

My poor, poor face.  I’m in the middle of a snot fest and I’m now understanding why I was brought up on a diet of …

Cory Cosmetics Mini Sample Haul

I’ve read that Cory Cosmetics offer some of the highest coverage for mineral foundations and despite the mixed reviews on MUA, I’ve plumped for a …

Tried & Tested: Benefit They're Real! Mascara

A few of you eagle-eyed ladies have spotted that I’ve been wearing a particularly impressive mascara over the last few days.  Nothing sneaks past you …

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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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