LOCK IN FOUNDATION

LOCK IN FOUNDATION

It took me a while to get on board with this ‘cult’ setting spray. I received a mini version with the Too Faced ‘Beauty Sleep’ kit. I didn’t rate it much as a setting spray because the supposedly ‘fine mist’…

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REVIEW James Read Gradual Tan Mist

REVIEW James Read Gradual Tan Mist

  These are strange, uncertain times, so I’m living in the moment and using up all my good stuff. I’m burning my Baobab candles, bathing in Jo Malone oils, smothering my hair in Kerastase products and liberally dousing myself in…

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The Bearded Lady

The Bearded Lady

LADY MOUSTACHE/ CHIN WHISKERS – There, I’ve said it and I know  you’re experiencing one or the other. Excess facial hair is a pain at the best of times and the menopause naturally ramps it up a notch. Threading is…

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UPDATE AND NEW REVIEWS TO COME

UPDATE AND NEW REVIEWS TO COME

It’s been a busy few months; we suffered a measuring miscalculation (not me this time, but Mark – phew) and took delivery of a new display cabinet so enormous it took 4 huge men to lift it and we had…

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IN PRAISE OF…

IN PRAISE OF…

Word of mouth from someone you trust is always the best recommendation. Laura Mercier matte eyeshadows were recommended to me by a Sales Assistant – at the Estee Lauder counter… I was looking for a matte eyeshadow base shade that…

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Provoke Liquid Blonde Conditioner

Provoke Liquid Blonde Conditioner

Sometimes you’re lucky enough to find an inexpensive High Street haircare brand that quietly does its job, minus all the whistles and bows of its more expensive counterparts. For years now, whenever my highlights go rogue and turn brassy, I…

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Alterna Caviar Style Invisible Roller Contour Spray

Alterna Caviar Style Invisible Roller Contour Spray

I can’t help it, I’m a sucker for a clever product name – ‘Invisible Roller’ sounds so much nicer than plain old setting spray, don’t you think? I don’t wear my hair in ‘curls’ as such, but I do find…

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UPDATE: Omorovicza Copper Peel OFFER!

UPDATE: Omorovicza Copper Peel OFFER!

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 two-phase peel, combining a blue copper paste…

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