Category Archive: ANTI-AGEING

REVIEW: Lily Lolo Blush Away Colour Corrrector + Mineral Foundation

BLUSH AWAY is an oil free, green coloured correcting mineral powder from Lily Lolo. Our multi-tasking Corrector expertly covers and conceals blemishes and redness. For dark circles and pigmentation use PeepO (their yellow… Continue reading

One NOT to Watch: TRINNY on YouTube UPDATED

  UPDATED 19th June 2017 I stopped watching Trinny’s channel a couple of months back, it wasn’t anything in particular, but what I initially found endearing, became irritating – and that’s always a sign… Continue reading

REVIEW: Charlotte Tilbury Instant Look in a Palette

This was a late birthday present (which I chose), but actually, I would’ve been happy to buy it myself. I use it everyday and it even kicks my beloved Pippa Palette into touch,… Continue reading

REVIEW: The Body Shop Honey Bronze™ Bronzing Powder

I’ve been on the prowl for absolutely ages, looking for an alternative to my all time favourite, but inexplicably discontinued, Liz Earle’s Natural Glow Bronzer – which was the most perfect matt bronzer. Body Shop’s Honey Bronze… Continue reading

REVIEW: Bobbi Brown Perfectly Defined Gel Eyeliner, Scotch

I’ve been using this ‘holy grail’ gel eyeliner for a couple of weeks, but it’s going back tomorrow. This unique gel-based pencil delivers richly pigmented colour and precision lining with sweat and humidity-resistant… Continue reading

REVIEW: STILA Stay All Day® Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner

Goodbye old faithful Diorliner Precision Eyeliner, you had a tendency to wear off after 4 hours, but you made it easy for unsteady hands to draw a fine line and you didn’t smudge… Continue reading

REPEAT BUYS

I suppose you could call this an ’empties’ post (I love watching those vids on YouTube). These are the 10 products I’ve recently repurchased and half of them cost less than a fiver. They all… Continue reading

REVIEW: Cor Silver Soap & DISCOUNT CODE

A bar of award-winning Cor Silver soap was sent to me to trial as an anti-ageing product, but because I’d previously researched the benefits of nano silver on acne prone skin – the anti-bacterial properties of… Continue reading

REVIEW: Salon Science Thickening Serum

I’ve not been a fan of big hair since I was traumatised at the John Frieda salon in Alford Street, back in the late 80s. It was a simple blow dry, afterwards my hair… Continue reading

REVIEW: Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk Lipstick

A flat matt lipstick can be tricky to pull off for older women when ageing, and loss of collagen reduces volume and thins our lips. I firmly believe we need a slick of shine to create the… Continue reading

REVIEW: Laneige Water Sleeping Mask

Oh lovely and innovative Korean skin care and cosmetics, how I want to try you all! Actually, I am pushing for South Korea for our family holiday this year. Mark and the boys can… Continue reading

REVIEW: Omorovicza Copper Peel

Isn’t it funny how we have a pre-conceived idea of a product? We immediately dismiss it, even if we read tons of positive reviews. My problem with Omorovicza Copper Peel, has always been three-fold: THE DESCRIPTION This foaming… Continue reading

ROSIE FOR AUTOGRAPH Cream Eyeshadow Stick – Almond Eyes

After the success of ROSIE FOR AUTOGRAPH Lip Glossy in Supermodel Smile, Sun Kiss, and the strongly pigmented Translucent Finishing Powder, I went on to buy the cream eyeshadow stick in Almond Eyes. This best-selling… Continue reading

Has Liz Earle’s Cleanse & Polish changed? NEW UPDATE

Anyone who runs a website will know that you have the ability to read the search terms people use to land on the site. Of all the searches I had yesterday, 32 people asked exactly the same… Continue reading

REVIEW: Shiseido Benefiance Wrinkle Resist 24 Eye Cream

No posts for ages, (Spring Cleaning got a little out of hand), and now one long rambling one.  If you want to cut to the chase, then I’m about to crack open my second… Continue reading