Monthly archive September, 2009

MAC Baroque Boudoir Christmas 2009

MAC Baroque Boudoir Christmas 2009
Look what’s coming up for MAC fans in November! Fab USA blog, www.temptalia.com has more… In the UK, the range will be a Harrods exclusive.

Beautiful Bourjois!

Beautiful Bourjois!
Just seen the new limited edition collection from Bourjois: Rendez-Vous A Paris. Teaming up with French artist and illustrator, Nathalie Lete, each pot of best selling eye or cheek colour is embellished with it’s own little picture representing Paris. The illustrations are directly on the lid of the packaging – no paper stickers here. They’ll... Read More

Whoop! Bring On That Bling..

Whoop! Bring On That Bling..
I’m disproportionately pleased with these CC nail gems that came in the post today – every manicure from today will be blinged to the max. Is it classy? Who cares….? And you’ll see my photography skills haven’t improved!

Festive Flowerbykenzo: Back to what good packaging can do.

Festive Flowerbykenzo: Back to what good packaging can do.
The festive edition (see how I am resolutely avoiding using the yuletide word!) of Flowerbykenzo is absolutely gorgeous. Matryoshka Flowerbykenzo Winter Flowers will cost £45 – I want it without even knowing what it smells like – testament to the power of fabulous packaging.

Packaging: Not as dull as it sounds…..

Packaging: Not as dull as it sounds.....
I love this pregnancy shaped bottle from Vivitas Woman, containing vitamins for expecting mums: it’s just really clever and innovative and bound to start a trend for body part packaging: only praying that Anusol doesn’t jump on the bandwagon….

Review: Jo Hansford Intensive Mask

Review: Jo Hansford Intensive Mask
I’ve got quite thick, unruly hair that endures a daily battle of trying to wilfully curl despite my savage attacks with straighteners. I don’t always win. But, try as I did over the summer to go into straightener re-hab and wean myself off the hot irons, I’ve now found they’re merging back into my daily... Read More

Clarisonic Review

Clarisonic Review
I’ve been using my Clarisonic for slightly over a week now, and I feel, well a bit ‘meh’ about it. I am in no doubt that it does cleanse skin effectively (using the same technology as Sonicare toothbrushes – and in fact, developed by the same team). There is a great review in the Daily... Read More