Monthly archive December, 2012

Blogging It In 2012

Blogging It In 2012
  2012 has really been the year of change for blogging. When I look back five years to how it all began in the UK to where we are now, I am genuinely wistful for those days again. It was all SO simple! BBB specifically has had an amazing year – in many ways it... Read More

BBB Beauty Heroes 2012: Nails

BBB Beauty Heroes 2012: Nails
Given that 2012 can easily be called the Year of The Nail, this is a very simple selection based on what I’ve reached for most often. The Lumos Top and Bottom coats are absolute staples, as is Seche Vite, an oldie but still the best quick dry top coat. Dior Grege is an absolute favourite,... Read More

BBB Beauty Heroes 2012: Make-up And Perfume

BBB Beauty Heroes 2012: Make-up And Perfume
Above are the products that I would never, ever want to be without; some are new finds and others are old favourites, but this is what goes onto my face pretty much daily. They’re what makes me comfortable in my skin and confident in the way I look so I have a lot to thank... Read More

BBB 2012 Beauty Heroes: Skin And Hair

BBB 2012 Beauty Heroes: Skin And Hair
I’ve had a really long think about what products I’m not prepared to enter 2013 without and skin & hair wise, the above are my five champions that I’d recommend in a heart-beat to anyone. Leaving aside BIOEffect, Lanolips and Aromatherapy Associates, my all-time favourite products (which I barely leave the house without, never mind... Read More

Kisses From Clinique for Kiss It Better

Kisses From Clinique for Kiss It Better
Clinique has been supporting Kiss It Better for several years now and I genuinely can’t think of a more worthwhile cause. Kiss It Better began when beauty editor, Carmel Allen’s daughter, Josephine, was diagnosed with a neuroblastoma; a type of cancer. Deciding to turn Josephine’s experience into something positive and make a difference to children... Read More

DKNY Art: Keith Haring

DKNY Art: Keith Haring
Ooh! DKNY has gone daring with designs from Keith Haring. The two arty collaborations above launch at the Perfume Shop from March, while below, Be Delicious, Fresh Blossom and Golden Delicious all get their own individual art works at Debenhams from March (and nationwide from April). I love these – they’re just a lot of... Read More

David Kirsch Calming Bubbles

David Kirsch Calming Bubbles
I don’t really get the over-eating at Christmas thing – even if I wanted to, I can’t really stuff myself beyond a certain point – there is still only the same amount of room in my stomach even on Christmas Day. Like most people, it’s the incidentals with me – the Quality Street here and... Read More