Monthly archive March, 2012

Oscar Pistorius and Clarins A*men

Oscar Pistorius and Clarins A*men
This is just absolutely thrilling – that Oscar Pistorius is the face of Thierry Mugler A*Men. And, just look at the image! A double amputee at 11 months old, due to a congential condition, Oscar runs using carbon fibre limbs and is the first ‘disabled’ athlete to win a silver medal in an able bodied... Read More

Separated At Birth Part Deux

Separated At Birth Part Deux
Wow.. this copying of Moroccan Oil is getting out of control! Take a look at Aldi’s Miracle Oil: And now, Moroccan Oil: If I was writing Aldi’s end of term report it would read: “Lacks imagination and confidence and is happier being a follower rather than a leader. Is too easily influenced by others.” 
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Max Factor Colour Effect Mini Nail Polish

Max Factor Colour Effect Mini Nail Polish
After the Max Factor Fantasy Fire storm (and I just checked on ebay.com where the highest Buy It Now price I can see is $31.80) I got a little side-tracked and didn’t post about the rest of the range. So here it is. The new minis come in 18 shades divided into colour stories, Brooklyn,... Read More

Clinique Palette at Selfridges

Clinique Palette at Selfridges
This palette (Clinique’s first one of this particular kind) is available to buy for £15 with any purchase of a Clinique serum. I’m flagging it up because it isn’t supposed to be on sale til 6th April, but if you’re heading past Selfridges this weekend, its had an early release. The Palette is absolutely lovely... Read More

Marc Jacobs Dot

Marc Jacobs Dot
I’m almost not interested in what this fragance smells like because I like the bottle so much! It’s a kind of ladybird mash-up with dots and wingy-like petals, but for the record, www.fragrantica.com reports that it is red berries, coconut water and honeysuckle. I’m not sure exactly when it is out in the UK, but... Read More

Colladeen Visage

Colladeen Visage
Last night I went to a presentation about the new Colladeen Visage supplement. It’s remarkable in many ways, not least because it has been shown to provide an SPF of 10, simply by taking a tablet. But, I should start by saying in no way should it be used as an ‘instead of’ SPF. At... Read More

Clinique Runway Coral Lipstick

Clinique Runway Coral Lipstick
Okay, so when Clinique announced their new global colour artist, Jenna Menard, I’ve got to be honest and say that I didn’t think it would mean all that much to us in the UK, but then along comes this absolutely beautiful lipstick! Limited edition Runway Coral is summer embodied in a bullet! It’s a lush,... Read More