Freak-Out Face

Hmm. We all love a face mask, right? Indulgent bathing just isn’t so unless your face is covered in some wickedly luxurious masque guaranteed to give you the most amazing…
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Light Ideas

Having just been in the unenviable position of watching a friend at the airport throw away her beloved Clarins cleanser because it exceeded the current 100ml rule, I’m really looking…
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Bronzilla

Getting the old bronzing right is tricky – too much and its all horrible – too little and there’s no point, right? I like this one from Lancaster that diffuses…
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We’re Kiddin’

How much is America loving Jemma Kidd? I’ve just spotted her gorgeous range on sale at Bergdorf Goodman and Neiman Marcus. It can’t get much better than that, surely. She’s…
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Man Magnet

N V Perricone is bringing out a pheromone based anti-ageing spray, (it’s already out in the States at a whopping $250), that purports to boost mental clarity and make you…
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New-Hoo

All the USA beauty bloggers are raving about the new Lauder fragrance; Sensuous, out later in the summer. My favourite Lauder scent is Private Collection, I’ve had a bottle (not…
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Kohl Me

The Mac Starflash collection is due out in August – 12 limited edition, highly pigmented eyeshadows in bright and bold shades, such as LotusLand (frosty pinky lavender with gold pearl),…
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Suds Buddies

If you love your soap highly scented, then JellyPongPong’s latest offering, Summer Soap Popsicle, will have you washing more than ever. Made to smell – and look – like a…
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Daddy Dearest

Hmm. It’s always a dilemma if you’ve got a dad that loves smellies. He may have once been a Brut man but it’s unlikely, with the huge range of aftershaves…
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Let Battle Begin

Organic company, Dr Bronner, is taking no prisoners in their lawsuit against so-called ‘organic cheaters’. In the firing line are Estee Lauder, Ecocert, OASIS, Stella McCartney’s CARE, Jasön, Avalon Organics,…
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Read All About It

A new USA beauty website claiming to be the first on-line beauty magazine looks very promising. Beauty Blitz (www.beautyblitz.com) has celeb tips, day in the life diaries, ingredient finders and…
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Locks Down

Having always sidelined hair oil into a category marked ‘for other people’, I’ve recently tried Saaf Organic Enriching Hair Oil, 24.99 pounds. Largely because I am a huge Saaf fan,…
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More Shopping!

Really glad to see that at last on-line beauty store, http://www.cultbeauty.co.uk/, has opened it’s virtual doors. If you want to know what your favourite celebrity uses, there’s a scroll down…
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Pure Alchemy

Michelle Roques-O’Neill’s beautiful range of aromatherapy skin care, Pure Alchemy, shot to fame in the beauty world when it got one of the most sought after celebrity fans – Madonna.…
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Poster Girl

Discovered these fabulous reproduction posters at http://www.art.co.uk/. With over 300 to choose from, covering everything from toothpaste to long lost fragrances, they are just delicious.
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Wish I Was Here

According to Women’s Wear Daily, the fabulously fragrant Acqua di Parma has opened it’s first spa, Blu Mediterraneo, in Porto Cervo, Sardinia. There will be more Acqua di Parma spas…
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Naughty, Naughty

Silver tongued Sharon Stone has been pulled from all Dior advertising in China. Her comments implied that the earthquake that devastated Sichaun may have been ‘karma’ for the unkind treatment…
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Going Up

Elemis’ Pro-collagen range has been a runaway success with women everywhere looking to firm and tone their complexions. From the end of July, they are adding the Pro-Collagen Quartz Lift…
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Boosting Boasting

This is one of my all time favourite products – a revelation for those tan, like mine, only starts to appear towards the end of your holiday. Gatineau Melatongenine Anti-Ageing…
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Penta-whatever

Hot on the footsteps of the Olay Regenertist Daily 3 Point Treatment Cream, written about beautifully in the Sunday Times by Kathleen Baird-Murray (http://women.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/women/beauty/article3907974.ece), whose wait-list had a wait-list, is…
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Avon Calling

Avon is coming up with collaborations left, right and centre. Looking forward to the Maremeko collection; until then though, there is the first ever Bond Girl 007 signature fragrance, launching…
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Barely There

I’m not a fan of mineral make up – I find it drying and deadening on the complexion. I’ve recently tried Nvey, snapped up by beauty giants Sephora, and still…
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In The Pink

New York designer, Cynthia Rowley, famed for dressing celebrities such as Scarlett Johnasson, can turn her hand to anything, it seems. One of her recent ‘designs’ was to wave a…
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