Beauty At An Angle

I never pre-write posts, but this one needed such careful attention that I didn’t just want to gush and press publish without thinking through exactly how to say what I…
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Revlon A/W 2011

These autumn/winter palettes from Revlon are not only clever colour-wise but marketing-wise they are a dream. All the shades are embossed what looks like cable knit patterns – think of…
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4711 NouVeau

I must admit that my impression of 4711 is a bit of an old fashioned one – I imagine that Hercule Poirot might keep some in his toilette repertoire to…
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Do Brands Have Ears?

I have a generally good relationship with most PRs – not always, but mostly. It’s a very tricky balance sometimes because a good PR protects their brand like a tigress…
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Weleda is 90

I love it when there is a good back story to a brand, and Weleda’s is a good one. Founded in 1921 by scientist and philosopher Rudolph Steiner (same chap…
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Magnetic Nail Polish

Even though magnetic nail polishes aren’t new (Lancome had one out in 2007 and L’Oreal released some named Star Magnet in Europe around the same time, too) they’re about to…
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Lush Toothy Tabs

I was quite excited when I first heard about these small tablets that you use instead of toothpaste. I’ve got four flavours here, and started off with Aquatic, described as…
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