Not Another Alpha H Liquid Gold Review!

You’ve heard the hype about Alpha H’s Liquid Gold and no doubt you’ve pored over the many reviews on the net – now read one more. CLAIMS Alpha-H pioneered the use of fruit acids… Continue reading

There’s confidence…

And then there’s looking like you’re on your way to audition for a part in Street Girls 2. The annoying thing is that Nancy is already striking enough without having to resort to… Continue reading

Make Up & The Art of Transformation

Behold, the power of make up! These incredible, yet beautiful and thought-provoking photographs are by multi award-winning New York photographer, Leland Bobbé. The images are from Leland’s Half-Drag – A different kind of beauty, series.… Continue reading

Classics Revisited – Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair

I think I was too young when I started using this serum about 15 years ago. I didn’t have any noticeable lines, in fact, lines only crept up on me about 5 years… Continue reading

How much does your everyday make up cost?

I saw this make up video on the Daily Mail website today. As an aside, I believe that out of all the tabloids, the Mail is the hardest on ageing women in the… Continue reading

A Glowing Review

Liz Earle Healthy Glow Cream Blush – I had a ‘oh oh’ moment when I first opened this blusher, I thought it was little too ‘peach’ for my liking. I steer away from… Continue reading

Make Up Behaving Badly

Face it, some days you WILL look like hell. Your make up appears to take on a life of its own and even though you used the same products, applied them in exactly… Continue reading

Results – ‘Latest in Beauty’ Samples

UPDATE MARCH 2013 So, I’ve used my ‘luxury samples’  and, following on from the items I bought here are the results:  Two stand outs and two pffts. Trilogy Rosehip Oil Antioxidant 2.5ml £1.50 Now… Continue reading

Liz Earle Make Up Offer – Buy for £36.00 instead of £52.50

This is an interesting offer coming hot on the heels of the  Ageing Make Up Mishaps No 4 Matt is Too Flat post. Usually with these offers, there’s always a ‘rogue’ product I’m just… Continue reading

This time it IS me and not you

Is Nanoblur the world’s most bad tempered face product? Maybe it’s me, but I can’t seem to get to grips with Nanoblur. Nanoblur is an advanced optical cream which can reduce the appearance… Continue reading

Vitabiotics Menopace Original – 6 MONTH UPDATE

UPDATE MARCH 2013 – 6 MONTHS An important update, I’ve been taking these without fail for 6 months now and I’m very happy to say the hot flushes have decreased by 95% –… Continue reading

ON TRIAL: Nuxe Nuxuriance Anti-Aging Re-Densifying Emulsion

You will probably know NUXE, the luxury French skin care brand, from their versatile and gorgeously scented, Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse Multi-Usage Dry Oil. I’ve just drained the last drops from the teeny bottle… Continue reading

Omorovicza 4 Piece Discovery Collection £35.51 at QVC

Usually, I’m the last to know about these things but for once, I’m in on the action. Looking for something totally unrelated on QVC last year – a Liquid Gold super size bottle,… Continue reading

Ageing Make Up Mishaps: No 4 – Matt is too flat

Easy one this, although it took me years to figure it out for myself. I used to have very oily skin, shine was my mortal enemy. I fought it three ways, matt foundation, loose powder… Continue reading

9 Concealers, 8+ Hours Challenge: Is Collection 2000 Lasting Perfection the Best Concealer Ever?

Excellent review post from the Young for Good blog. The results will surprise you. 9 Concealers, 8+ Hours Challenge: Is Collection 2000 Lasting Perfection the Best Concealer Ever?.