Monthly archive May, 2008

Poster Girl

Poster Girl
Discovered these fabulous reproduction posters at http://www.art.co.uk/. With over 300 to choose from, covering everything from toothpaste to long lost fragrances, they are just delicious.

Wish I Was Here

Wish I Was Here
According to Women’s Wear Daily, the fabulously fragrant Acqua di Parma has opened it’s first spa, Blu Mediterraneo, in Porto Cervo, Sardinia. There will be more Acqua di Parma spas opening over the coming months/years – please let’s have one here pronto. (This from me, who loathes spas!)

Naughty, Naughty

Silver tongued Sharon Stone has been pulled from all Dior advertising in China. Her comments implied that the earthquake that devastated Sichaun may have been ‘karma’ for the unkind treatment of Tibetans by the Chinese. Oops. She’s apologised now, but the wider picture implies just how important foreign markets are to the big beauty players.Read More

Going Up

Going Up
Elemis’ Pro-collagen range has been a runaway success with women everywhere looking to firm and tone their complexions. From the end of July, they are adding the Pro-Collagen Quartz Lift Mask, 45 pounds, to the line up. I’ve had a pre-release sample, tried it and definitely look slightly perkier. Facial masks are often used instead... Read More

You Smoothie

You Smoothie
I’ve always loved Jo Malone skincare and make up (finishers) that have recently taken much more of a back seat in favour of fragrances. In fact, its rumoured that the facial finishers (including the best blush stick I’ve ever had) are soon to disappear from stores altogether. Huh? These are gorgeous little make up items... Read More

Something To Smile About

Something To Smile About
Loving this idea from USA brand, Tarte. It’s a double ended pen – one end packed with tooth whitener, the other with lipgloss. Simple, but genius. Named Enbrightenment BriteSmile Whitener & Tarte Lipgloss. BriteSmile is one the of the USA’s most popular tooth whiteners. It’s not available in the UK so be sure to get... Read More

Boosting Boasting

Boosting Boasting
This is one of my all time favourite products – a revelation for those tan, like mine, only starts to appear towards the end of your holiday. Gatineau Melatongenine Anti-Ageing Tan Accelerator brings all the melanin to the surface of your skin so by day 2 of holiday you do actually look like you’ve already... Read More