Monthly archive November, 2010

Omorovicza Copper Peel Review

Omorovicza Copper Peel Review
This two phase mineral laden mask is extremely impressive for making your skin look and feel ultra-soft. You start with the blue tube, rich in copper which is known to help support collagen and elastin in the skin, and using circular motions with your fingers rub it over your face. It goes from being fairly... Read More

It’s A Bling Thing….Juicy Couture Fragrance Ring

It's A Bling Thing....Juicy Couture Fragrance Ring
Totally loving this over the top ring, filled with the Juicy Couture Couture solid fragrance (succulent pink grape frolicking in a field of natural orange flower and mandarin, ahem, I am told!). I spotted it on the Selfridges web site for £35.

Philosophy Christmas

Philosophy Christmas
Nobody does the Christmas goodies like Philosophy, but a quick scoot around beauty cyberworld tells me the best of it is to be had on QVC. For some reason, QVC manage to nab exclusives such as Snow Angel and Melting Marshmallow collections as well as the Three Piece Sweet Shoppe and the Snow Mittens and Shoes... Read More

Make Up Is Art Book

Make Up Is Art Book
If you’re searching for a gift for the make up girl or boy who has everything (and has a secret desire to get into make up artistry), this book is pure inspiration and packed with ultra-glamorous, glossy pictures. MUA Jana Ririnui and Lan Nguyen MUA and Creative Director inconjunction with The Academy of Freelance Make... Read More

OPI Katy Perry Collaboration

OPI Katy Perry Collaboration
Two coats of Teenage Dream One coat of Black Shatter Glossed over with Lumos High Speed Top Coat I was so sure I wouldn’t like this range that launches in January, but in fact, it turned out quite the opposite. I’ve seen crackle effect nail polishes before and didn’t like them all that much mainly... Read More

Visit To The Boots Factory in Nottingham

Visit To The Boots Factory in Nottingham
Yesterday I went up to a very chilly Nottingham to the Boots factory where I had an unexpectedly fabulous time. The Boots plant is vast – basically, it’s like BootsLand, with hundreds of different units all housing various components of the business from Customer Services to Archives to the actual factory itself and a myriad... Read More

The Advertising Standards Authority and Rimmel

The Advertising Standards Authority and Rimmel
Rimmel has been given a roasting by the ASA for using lash inserts on Georgia May Jagger in their ads for Rimmel (owned by Coty) Mascara. Both magazine and TV ads show Georgia with lashes getting progressively longer. Ultimately the ASA felt that the ads were misleading, and although Rimmel had run a very tiny... Read More