• 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 …

Love these generous Rimmel promotions, I discovered the original Sexy Curves formula through winning one from their last promotion. To celebrate the launch of Rimmel London’s NEW SEXY CURVES WATERPROOF MASCARA …

This is a tiny haul, it was larger but MsCuppyCakes was out of stock on a few items of my order.  How much do I hate it when e-tailers send …

…how cute are these socks?  I HAVE to make them mine!  Well ok, Leila’s… but same difference ’till she’s old enough to wipe her own bum right? A bargainous £3.00 …

You can save £5 on Ruby and Millie at Boots ’til June 30th with this voucher.  Click the image below to claim your voucher thanks to the 30 days of …

Well, I’m up to my elbows in baby sick, poo, nappies, leaky boob milk and lots of other bodily fluids that you really don’t want to be up to your …

My favourite brand for natural skin/hair/bodycare products is currently offering a fantastic discount! You can get 50% off all orders online at Naked Bodycare until the 14th June (exc. p&p) Just …

Any kind of bronzer scares me, the thought of it leaves me feeling a little shakey, damp palmed and out of my depth. I’m pretty pale.  Not in a beautiful Anne Hathaway …

So, I’ve been wearing Max Factor’s old volumising favourite 2000 Calorie mascara for a few days now, and I’m really rather impressed. Firstly, I hate, HATE the smell of the stuff.  It’s …

The perfect wine red for cool toned gals like me.  I always forget just how much I love this shade until I rediscover it in my little box of polishes. …

So I’m getting a little braver – go me!  Still nowhere near as accomplished or imaginative as some of you lovely ladies, but – baby steps! As you can see, …

My beautiful little girl Leila.  I’m in love! She arrived on Saturday 16th May at 6.22am weighing a lovely 7lb 6oz.  She entered the world through the sunroof thanks to …

I put in an order for some goodies from across the pond.  I’ve been wanting to try NYX Cosmetics for ages, but just haven’t gotten round to it until recently. I …

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Anxiety

I’m going to write about something that’s a bit out of character for me.  I’m not really sure why I feel a compulsion to do …

A baking classic! Layered sponge with jam and buttercream

As much as I want to call this a Victoria Sponge, traditionally… it’s not. You see, a Vicky Sponge contains jam and it’s only heathens …

Deal Alert: A tan-tastic summer offer from Dove Spa!

With the pitiful summer we’ve been experiencing so far, we could do with some extra help in the body-beautiful department and I may have just …

The Body Shop NEW Colour Crush Eyeshadows (swatches galore!)

Wanna see some pretty swatches?  OF COURSE YOU DO. The Body Shop have updated their colour collection with an impressively inclusive range of eyeshadows.  Their …

Pantene, simplified.

As a global brand marketed to the masses, Pantene have never been known to rest on their laurels.  To remain competitive, uber-brands such as Pantene …

NEOM Luxury Organics spreads a little... Happiness

NEOM’s latest fragrance to join their impressive lineup of natural-wax candles is simply called Happiness* and strives to create an atmosphere of calm and contentment …

Elemis Pro-Radiance Hand & Nail Cream launches next month

My mother is obsessed with guessing the ages of celebrities she sees on reality shows, infact – I’m quite certain it’s the only reason she …

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 …

Une Natural Beauty Cosmetics Review

Now that I’ve had some time to play with the products I chose to bring home with me from the Une Natural Beauty blogger unveiling, …

Launching Today: YSL Rouge Pur Couture Vernis à Lèvres

Oh boy, oh boy.  Forget cards, flowers, and chocolates and check out these beauties from YSL new to the counter today. The YSL Rouge Pur …

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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 …

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, …

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, …

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