Monthly archive October, 2010

Christophe Robin Shade Variation Care – Warm Chestnut

Christophe Robin Shade Variation Care - Warm Chestnut
The Christophe Robin line is predominantly formulated for coloured hair – my hair isn’t coloured, but this conditioner is also good for natural hair to bring out and intensify the shade – which is great news for those of us with mousy brown locks that could do with a bit of a boost. This ph... Read More

Wei Golden Root Purifying Mask

Wei Golden Root Purifying Mask
Doing a little research to find out exactly what Golden Root is to review this face mask, I turned up some uses that I really wasn’t expecting! It’s apparantly commonly used as a herbal alternative to the little blue pills – and I’m not using the trade name because I don’t want to be forever... Read More

Global Keratin Two Weeks On

Global Keratin Two Weeks On
My final verdict on the Globan Keratin hair taming system isn’t quite as enthusiastic as it was when I first had it done. It absolutely ticks the boxes when it comes to de-frizzing and adding amazing shine, but for straightening, I’d say it hasn’t lived up to expectations. The press release says that the treatment... Read More

Johnson & Johnson Beauty Care Awards

Right, following my previous post regarding the Johnson & Johnson awards, they’ve now changed the criteria making it much easier to enter and overall more blogger friendly. I’m publishing a statement from them below which explains the changes. They’ll be tweeting out from Monday so look out for the tweets telling you how and where... Read More

Clinique Spring: Pretty In Prints

Clinique Spring: Pretty In Prints
I love this little palette from Clinique for next spring – it’s a completely wearable mix of browns and pinks for any skin tones and actually doesn’t seem specifically spring related – in fact, I’m wearing the gloss right now. It could easily carry on into summer and beyond. It comes with a little card... Read More

Lancome Ultra Lavende SS11

Lancome Ultra Lavende SS11
Ombre Magnetique in Disco Gold, Disco Silver and Ultra Lavande Ballerine Color Fever Gloss Natural Origin Le Vernis Disco Silver Le Vernis Lavande La Rose Butterfly Blush Its instant love for this Spring 2011 collection – love the colours, love the butterflies, love the shimmer. Aaron de Mey has keyed into the seventies for inspiration,... Read More

MAC Tartan Tales: Correction

MAC Tartan Tales: Correction
Ok, when I first posted on the MAC Tartan Tales collection, here’s what I said, ” These gorgeous innovations have the tartan pattern on top of the compact layed down through a patented flocking process with tiny individual nylon fibres pre-dyed and laid down in the specific patterns. The colour goes all the way though... Read More