Andrew Gallimore by Rankin

This book, featuring the creative work of make-up artist, Andrew Gallimore, with photographs by Rankin, is one for beauty lovers to pour over. You might not have heard of Andrew, but he’s a protige of Sharon Dowsett, who you probably will know (and here’s a very good example of just how much established make-up artists... Read More

Faust’s Potions

Faust's Potions
Every year I get sent some Faust’s Potions, and every year I don’t take them. But, much as I’d like to pretend I’m an international jet-setter who can do a weekend in NYC at the drop of a hat and hit the London tarmac running, my trip absolutely knackered me! I came home on the... Read More

Charlotte Tilbury Lip Love & Lip Magic

Charlotte Tilbury Lip Love & Lip Magic
There’s plenty of Charlotte Tilbury newness ahead for spring but the major launch is Charlotte Tilbury Lip Love & Lip Magic – two lip products for silky, smooth lips. Lip Love is a gentle scrub to slough away dry skin using sugar crystals suspended in jojoba seed oil, olive oil, shea butter, cocoa seed butter and... Read More

Dior Spring Beauty 2015

Dior Spring Beauty 2015
Bearing in mind that brands work so far ahead, I’m wondering if the Dior Spring Beauty 2015 collection, Kingdom of Colors, is the work of Peter Philips (ex-Chanel) or if we are still to see what he has to bring to the Dior table. It’s hard to tell. What’s not in question is the very... Read More

Tipsy Social Blah Blah

Tipsy Social Blah Blah
  Yes, you read it right! The new fragrance from Smell Bent is Tipsy Social Blah Blah – an amazing and tantalizing name for an amazing and tantalizing fragrance. Imagine a night out with your best girlfriends, a cocktail of  plum, rose and cedarwood – oh, and a dash of Merlot – all blended into a... Read More

Accessory Wednesday: Delice Sweets

Accessory Wednesday: Delice Sweets
This is a very indulgent Accessory Wednesday – obviously sweets aren’t really accessories (sweetie necklace? am I pushing it?) but I couldn’t let the world’s most beautiful sweeties pass by without finding a place for them on the blog. It’s maybe not too much of a surprise that these opulent beauties have been in Dubai... Read More

Burberry Beauty Spring 2015

Burberry Beauty Spring 2015
I don’t have a huge amount of detail on Burberry Beauty Spring 2015 but I do have some gorgous pictures! The collection is a mirror of the Burberry SS15 catwalk that incorporated glossy leather, delicate tulle and powder soft suede, with brand new Wet & Dry Silk Shadows (£22.50 each), the Burberry Runway Blush that... Read More