UPDATE RANT! MACQUEEN NEW YORK GEL PENCIL, CHERRY BLOSSOM LATTE

UPDATE RANT! MACQUEEN NEW YORK GEL PENCIL, …

I’ve been looking a smudge-proof rose gold eyeliner for ages and now I’ve found it. The pencil is from a South Korean company, MacQueen New York, and the shade I chose is Cherry Blossom Latte – described as a gold…

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UPDATE: M&S Christmas Beauty Advent Calendar

UPDATE: M&S Christmas Beauty Advent Calendar

The Marks & Spencer Christmas Beauty Advent Calendar has landed! It costs £35 when you spend £35 on beauty, clothing and home. This was bought for me last year – a happy accident, Mark just threw it into the basket because…

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Altruist Sunscreen – Your cheapest anti-ageing weapon

Altruist Sunscreen – Your cheapest anti-ageing weapon

The number one anti-ageing tip of all time is – ALWAYS WEAR SUNSCREEN. It doesn’t matter what time of the year it is, if you’re in daylight, than your skin needs protecting from UVA and UBV rays. Plus, with cases…

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ADVANCE NOTICE: Shay & Blue 4-Piece Collection Special QVC offer 11/10/17

ADVANCE NOTICE: Shay & Blue 4-Piece Collection Special …

Boutique fragrance brand Shay & Blue on QVC are running a One-Day-Only special value offer on Wednesday 11th October. Dom De Vetta, Shay & Blue’s founder (and former Senior Vice President of Chanel and Global President of Jo Malone), will…

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REVIEW: Laura Geller Uptown Chic Eye Liner Kit

REVIEW: Laura Geller Uptown Chic Eye Liner …

This is my first Laura Geller purchase and I couldn’t happier; plus, it’s incredibly good value. I’m always on the lookout for brown eye liners and pencils. Black is far too harsh on my fair, mature (boo!) skin. My two…

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e.l.f. Studio Baked Blush – Peachy Cheeky

e.l.f. Studio Baked Blush – Peachy …

Something I forgot to mention in my e.l.f. Complete Coverage Concealer review was that e.l.f. often offer gifts with purchase for a low minimum spend. I find US brands are usually more generous than their UK counterparts when it comes…

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REVIEW: e.l.f. Studio Complete Coverage                   Concealer

REVIEW: e.l.f. Studio Complete Coverage …

I’ve been a little quiet on here lately because I’ve been testing out a few things, and I wanted to give myself time to properly evaluate them. I’m suspicious of bloggers who declare something’s a Holy Grail product after just…

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REVIEW: Nurture Replenish

REVIEW: Nurture Replenish

Hormonal changes run riot during menopause, but fortunately, we’re seeing more brands creating products to address our different hair and skin care needs. I’ve trialled a few products (for over 4 mouths) from the Nurture Replenish* range, specifically for women who…

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