• 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 …

Well… I hope I am. This post has been scheduled from earlier in the week… and by the time it pops up on your blogger page or in your google …

I bought some Bobbi Brown Metallic Long-Wear Cream Shadows a couple of months ago and thought I’d share my thoughts on them… The packaging is lovely, nice heavyweight glass jars…. …

Earlier in the week, I posted a Day Look with the new Urban Decay Alice in Wonderland Palette. Here’s my “Evening Look” to complete the set. Apologies for the graininess …

I’ve never claimed to be particularly artful in my makeup application… my ‘skillz’ leave a lot to be desired, but I won’t feel like I’ve “done Alice to death” until …

With my love for cleansing oils fairly well documented, I was keen to try another in my (quite possibly) never-ending quest for the ‘perfect’ cleansing oil. I want my oil …

Seeing as I’m in London for the tail end of the week… a fitting Wordless Wednesday.

Why?!  Just why? Some of us may look like we apply our makeup in the dark, we don’t.  It’s just a polite expression… If someone, gently ribbing me happens to …

This is Part 3 of a triple post on the Urban Decay Alice in Wonderland Palette.  Check out Part 1 and Part 2. Whew!  I’ve been on a marathon swatching …

A lovely greyed-out lavender.  It’s one of them dirty colours… I love me a bit of grunge. This is my first Orly polish and I’m torn.  I found the formula …

This is Part 2 of a 3 Part UD Alice Extravaganza! – Click here for Part 1 and Part 3! Clockwise from Top Left: UNDERLAND, ALICE, CHESSUR, WHITE RABBIT Clockwise …

From L-R: Doll Pink, Ballerina Pink & Whipped I’m love the NYX Round Lip Glosses, they’re fairly pigmented, non-sticky (can’t abide sticky glosses), pleasant smelling and affordable!  My only criticism …

If your name is listed below, please get in touch with your postal details so that I can get your prize sent to you! 17th: Dv (Elizabeth Arden Hydrating Cream …

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Red Lips Day 13 - Revlon Fire & Ice Superlustrous Lipstick

After promising myself that I would attempt the next Red Lip with a bit more complementary colour on my eyes instead of a rudimentary streak …

Benefit Bad Gal Mascara - Review

Yes, I’m behind the times… by about 7 years. Let me start by saying that my name is Charlotte and I am a total mascara whore.  I …

If you're a Space NK regular, don't forget to N.Dulge!

I love store loyalty cards (as my Boots Advantage card will happily testify) and so I was delighted to hear about the new(ish) Space NK …

Beauty Bargains du Jour!

It’s not that I mean to be a bitch, I really don’t.  It’s just that I’m on a spending ban and this time I really …

Review: Smashbox Soft Focus Powder Eyeliner

I fished the Smashbox Soft Focus Powder Eyeliner in Gunmetal out of a press day goody bag a couple of months ago and promptly fell …

Take part in Bare Escentuals TRY. BELIEVE. LOVE. campaign!

In celebration of International Women’s Day on Tuesday 8th March, Bare Escentuals will be heading up a campaign they’re calling TRY. BELIEVE. LOVE. at three …

You can't polish a turd...

…but you can roll it in glitter.  Beautiful, beautiful, glittery glitter. I know I’m too old for this, I mean seriously.  When your 5-year old …

Butter London Jasper NOTD

Hmmm, I only know two Jaspers. One Carrot and one Conran, and I’m pretty sure neither were in mind when Butter London named this polish. …

Benefit… I mean… The Balm does Creaseless Creams…

Now, I’m not usually into brand bashing but how about an original idea TheBalm? A).  Batter Up is a stupid name. B). Adding the words …

Would you inject yourself in the name of beauty?

There comes a point in our lives when we may find ourselves looking in the mirror, bemoaning the fact that whoever said “pevention is better …

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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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