Why blondes need make up (UPDATED)

Why blondes need make up (UPDATED)

This is just a quick moan about how easy our brunette sisters have it when it comes to going make up free. When you’re blonde and especially if you’re pale skinned, (and over a ‘certain’ age) you need colour on…

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Shampoo & Conditioner to maintain Keratin Treated Hair

Shampoo & Conditioner to maintain Keratin Treated Hair

These are the products that will prolong your keratin ‘blow dry’. I’ve had four in the past two years. After treatment, it’s recommended that you only use ‘sulphate (detergent) free’ shampoos and conditioners on your hair so as not to…

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Under Review: ‘Latest in Beauty’ Samples

Under Review: ‘Latest in Beauty’ Samples

All these goodies arrived yesterday from Latest in Beauty in a silver, bubble wrap lined pouch. They’ve updated the packaging to make it more secure, that’s a good sign. It’s a website offering ‘Luxury Sized Samples’ for you to ‘buy…

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Ageing Make Up Mishaps: No 3 – Beware The Shimmer!

Ageing Make Up Mishaps: No 3 – Beware The …

Really, it should say ‘beware of where you put the shimmer’. You’re older, your eyelids are starting to wrinkle and quelle horreur when you load up your brush with colour and start to apply your eye shadow,  the  eyelid moves…

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Choked by Estée Lauder’s Throat Cream

Choked by Estée Lauder’s Throat …

Oh pardon me, I mean ‘creme’. This is going to be the world’s shortest review. It doesn’t work. Estée Lauder Re-Nutriv Ultimate Lift Age-Correcting Creme for Throat and Décolletage – An eye watering £75.00. The only way in which this…

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Ageing Make Up Mishaps: No 2 – Fake Tan Overload

Ageing Make Up Mishaps: No 2 – Fake Tan …

You’re older, you have more lines, fake tan settles into lines, the end. Obviously you need a little colour, not many of us have make up artists running around after us perfecting that pale and interesting look. It’s too easy as…

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