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 … Read more

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 … Read more

(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 … Read more