Monthly archive December, 2008

Sheer Lust: Chanel Spring 09

Sheer Lust: Chanel Spring 09
I always adore the clever Chanel limited editions, and Spring 09 is no exception. On counter from January, this extra-lovely (although I suspect horribly impractical) lip collection is made for showing off, so whatever your view on ‘touching up’ in public, I’ll definitely be doing mine where and whenever I think someone might be looking!Read More

The Beauty Year That Was…

The Beauty Year That Was...
2008…In which we saw: The Bird Poo Facial: You can get enzymes that exfoliate and soften the skin anywhere. You’ll never need to rub your face with crap to be beautiful – just so you know. Anti-ageing Perfume: At the risk of sounding like the Widdie of beauty, a fool and their money are soon... Read More

A Hot Potato!

A Hot Potato!
Seems I’ve unwittingly uncovered a bit of an issue regarding my last post on VictoriaHealth and The Daily Mail. I got so many comments (to my inbox, sadly) on what I thought was a casual observation, that I decided to investigate further. After a good couple of hours on the Daily Mail website (www.dailymail.co.uk), it... Read More

Am I The Only Person Wondering….

…why it is that not a week can go by when the Daily Mail doesn’t mention the website www.victoriahealth.com. Somehow, this doesn’t seem very fair, especially when VH is a tragically muddled site with a badly edited selection of health and beauty products. So, what’s the big attraction…..does someone have shares? On the plus side... Read More

Compact Quotes

Compact Quotes
The Elizabeth Arden Limited Edition Color Compacts are completely irrisistible….each one features an iconic quote in scripted font from Arden….’To Be Beautiful and Natural Is The Birthright of Every Woman’. Good point and great make up. 17 pounds at counters nationwide.

(Get) Off My Face!

(Get) Off My Face!
I really don’t have the patience for a ‘luxury’ facial – not least because of the horrible sense of isolation when left swathed in hot towels in a darkened room to listen to irritating bird tweeting music while the therapist goes off for a fag and some coffee. Life is just too short! But, I... Read More

Jetting Off?

Jetting Off?
If you’re heading off for a holiday in January, your first call has to be the airport shops….Estee Lauder have some fabulous airport exclusives that you just can’t find anywhere else. I’m loving the above Pure Color Make Up Companion thats really very glamorous indeed.