Mystery Drops

These fabulous little limited edition rain drops are the newest fragrance from La Prairie’s Silver Rain collection. Apparantly, it’s kind of apply-flowery – very fresh for summer, and you can…
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SOS Skin Saver

The beauty industry often forgets, in it’s almost indecent rush to produce next generation peptide-ceutical-dna based anti-aging miracles, that there is a whole section of the world who can’t touch…
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Prepare Yourselves

Paris Hilton hair extensions, men’s fragrance from booty beauty Jennifer Lopez and a law suit between Uma Thurman and Lancome are all coming at ya. Don’t say you weren’t warned.
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Glow Girl

For it’s sheer beauty and wow factor, this gem from Guerlain is first on my ‘I-Want-It-Now’ shopping list. Illuminating Perfecting Pressed Powder – or as they put it – Meteorites…
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Love A Liner

Finding eyeliners that don’t smudge into dirty little pockets in the creases under your eyes is virtually impossible. Liners tend to be either too soft and smudgy, or too hard…
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Seaweed Locks

Had a very funny converstation with a PR from GHD. I love GHD as a brand; they just ‘get’ hair. However, the chat started with her trying the “You know…
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Stick To It

Prescriptives Anywear Multi Purpose Make Up Sticks are a revelation to me. Having steered well clear of stick foundations in the past, for fear, I suppose of looking overdone –…
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Self Tan Seeking

If you’ve noticed that everyone looks a bit yellow in this unexpected sunshine, its probably the fake tan effect. The first ray of sunshine means out with last year’s everyday…
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Small Things

I really like moderately priced brand, Bourjois. It’s a common misconception that Chanel own Bourjois, when in fact, it’s the other way around! However, while the two brands are part…
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Diorlicious

This kind of glamorous innovation is my favourite kind of make up. Disguised in an amber cabochon pendant with a brown satin ribbon, is an illuminator for cheekbones, lips, eyelids…
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You Can Look…

But here’s another one that us Brits can’t touch unless we hotfoot it to the States. Coach make beautiful leather bags and inexplicably they don’t retail over here. However, while…
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Supersoft Skin

I’ve been a fan of AD Skin Synergy for years….this oil is such a treat for skin and literally packed with goodness. I can hardly list all the ingredients that…
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Taggers!

Thank you to the impossibly glamorous Jetsetgirls (thejetsetgirls.blogspot.com) and gorgeous JessG at Cult Beauty (cult-beauty.blogspot.com) for tagging me…….I can’t really work out how to tag back so hopefully my thanks…
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Stay Out Cold

Having put the icy Play & Rewind (see several blogs down) to the test, I can report that it failed totally on a technical issue – in that it didn’t…
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Good To Be Clear

There can’t be any doubt what these supplements I found on an Italian website are for. You can check out their even clearer advertising imagary on http://www.naturalproject.it/. Probably not when…
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A Toast

Toast, home of droopy clothing for the colourless, have upped their game by introducing some shades other than beige and grey. They’ve also got a neat little bathroom and toiletry…
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Flaming Beauty

Designer’s Guild candles – hitherto rather boring – have suddenly got extremely glamorous. Lime Flower, Guirlande (herbs) and Capucheen (rose) are all as beautiful to smell as they are to…
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SurPrize

Yesterday saw the CEW(UK) beauty awards – an industry insider event where beauty experts, editors and buyers vote for their favourite beauty products. Anyway, swanky lunch at the Park Lane…
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Out Cold

I’ve just been sent an intriguing product – Play & Rewind from IcyBeauty. Two self-cooling mono-doses of very cold (its says freezing but not sure it actually is) serum to…
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Red It Yet?

Dainty Doll is a new range aimed at red-heads who find it hard to get tones just right for their unique colouring. Girl’s Aloud star, Nicola Roberts is the brains…
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Bite Me Valerie

Just when you thought an eyebrow transplant might be a bit, shall we say, out there, along comes tooth tattooing. Get your favourite celebrity, pet or historical figure imprinted permanently…
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Raised Brows

Ok, so eyebrow transplants are the new boob job. Apparantly, they’ve shot up in popularity following trends for ‘strong’ brows. And, I really, really wanted to rubbish them and say…
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Shhh…IT Colour

So OPI’s latest offering – The IT Colour – is supposed to be the summer’s must have. Frankly, I have had fungal infections that look better on nails. Matt yellow.…
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Pretty Pick n Mix

What’s not to love about these glamorous offerings from Paul & Joe? Spring collection Lipsticks and Face Colour Powders are £14 each. Lovely creamy textured lippies and divinely fine powders…
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