Archive for September, 2009

Ultimate Night Gold Emulsion

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

The ever-reliable Avon have produced ultimate luxury in an affordable face cream with their new Anew Ultimate Night Gold Emulsion. This richly moisturising gel-cream is formulated to help maintain the skins youthful structure and reduce signs of aging overnight. You can expect to see results right from day one when applied in the evening and read more »

Get cheeky

Monday, September 28th, 2009

Go for the bashful look with Barry M’s fantastic and affordable new range of blushers. Barry M cosmetics have always been for those who want to stand out and make a statement with brightly coloured eye pigments and daring lip colours. However for those who want to ease themselves into colourful statement make-up Barry M read more »

How to achieve summer shine in winter

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Winter means dry porous and dull hair for many of us, but thankfully it no longer has to be this way! Mop (Modern organic hair products) have conjured up a Glisten Spray Gloss potion to put the sparkle back into any dull tresses skulking about this winter. It is also worth noting that Mop have read more »

London Fashion Week S/S10 favourite look

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

London Fashion Week saw some spectacular make-up parading down the catwalk last week. However, as much as we love to ogle over lashings of cyan eye shadow and never-ending eyelashes like seen at Luella or cobolt and lavender painted lips like those at House of Holland they aren’t entirely practical looks for work. Thankfully the read more »

Burt’s Bee’s lip shimmer

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009

Clever, clever Mr Burt has done it again by adding a kiss of colour, a hint of shine and dash of glamour to their world famous lip balm. Lip balm is an every day beauty essential, a women without her lip balm is like a leopard without its spots! Burt’s Bee’s world famous bee’s wax read more »

Good enough to eat

Monday, September 21st, 2009

Any one who has ever been to Paris is sure to have paid a visit to world famous elegant patisserie Laduree. Their beautifully constructed double-decker rainbow coloured macaroons are just as much a landmark as the Eiffel tower itself. Laduree have now branched out into beauty to bring us a collection of sweetly scented candles, read more »


Friday, September 18th, 2009

We all know that steam is good for us. We steam our bodies in the steam room because it is good for the skin, our faces because it is good for a cold and our vegetables because it is a healthy and tasty way of cooking. However, we can’t carry around a pot of steam read more »

Make-up for your alter ego

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

Illamasqua is an utterly fabulous new luxury make-up brand. Thankfully Illamasqua favour highly theatrical and detailed make-up, reminding those who just opt for some powder and one coat of mascara, that make-up is a fine art and is certainly something that can give a lot of pleasure. We don’t just love Illamasqua because of the read more »

The Body Shops new sumptuous collection

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

Black Velvet Apricot might sound like something you would see under the dessert section on the menu of a Michelin star restaurant, but it is in fact the name of the new sumptuous selection from The Body Shop. The new range includes lip balm, bath nectar, a reed diffuser, body butter, body smoother and shimmer read more »

K by Beverly Knight

Monday, September 14th, 2009

Our ‘Knight’ in shining armour comes to the rescue with her make-up range for dark skin tones. Make-up specially formulated for darker skin tones can be challenging to find. Even the brands that do offer these products are limited in terms of providing a comprehensive range of colour’s and products with only foundations, powder’s and read more »