Do You Really Need An Eye Cream? The Car Wash Analogy

Do You Really Need An Eye Cream? The Car Wash Analogy

There’s an ongoing argument about eye creams in the beauty world; some believe them to be utterly pointless and instead of making the …
GIVEAWAY: The All-Powerful Liquid Gold

GIVEAWAY: The All-Powerful Liquid Gold

Cult Australian skincare brand Alpha-H have extended their amazing Liquid Gold line to include an all-powerful, all-problem-tackling eye cream. Their original Liquid Gold – an …
Darphin and the All-Day Eye Refresh | AD

Darphin and the All-Day Eye Refresh | AD

The last few weeks of pregnancy have not been kind to me, not in terms of peace and restfulness, anyway. Firstly, my nesting instinct …
Pure Retinol Instant Treatment Eye Masks / Mr AMR’s New Undereye.

Pure Retinol Instant Treatment Eye Masks / Mr AMR’s New Undereye.

There was a genuine “hallelujah” moment when Mr AMR and I removed our Express Smoothing Eye Masks. Or I should say mask, singular. We …
How to Cover Dark Circles

How to Cover Dark Circles

As promised, a video dedicated to undereye circles and ways of disguising them. My dark circles are ridiculous today – so much so that I’…
Best Undereye Concealers for Dark Circles

Best Undereye Concealers for Dark Circles

This has been a pet project of mine for the past few years; finding very high coverage concealers that will fade out dark circles …
Full Coverage Just Got Sexier…

Full Coverage Just Got Sexier…

Vichy Dermablend’s award-winning corrective makeup just got a whole lot sleeker. The slightly clinical-looking packaging has gone, replaced by black lacquered casing, and …
A New Addition to the Emergency Beauty Kit

A New Addition to the Emergency Beauty Kit

Clarins’ Skin Smoothing Eye Mask has only just been added to my emergency beauty kit but it’s already a firm favourite. It’s …
BB Cream for the Eyes: thoughts, please.

BB Cream for the Eyes: thoughts, please.

I have to say that I was more than a little surprised to find, one day, a whole heap of people leaving comments on …
Panda Eyes / Tadpole Treatment

Panda Eyes / Tadpole Treatment

It’s Alice Cooper! No it’s not, it’s just good old Ruth, testing out new beauty products and gamely taking photographs of …
Zelens: Holy Grail Eye Product

Zelens: Holy Grail Eye Product

This is one serious, serious eye cream. If you’re looking for an all-round troubleshooter to tackle fine lines and dark circles, then the …
Cooling Eye Treatments

Cooling Eye Treatments

Here are my three favourite cooling products for the eye area. Boy have I needed these recently! I’ve spent so long at the …
The No Concealer Concealer that is a Concealer. (Sigh.)

The No Concealer Concealer that is a Concealer. (Sigh.)

I have absolutely no quibbles with this concealer – I think that it’s fabulous. Oh, hold on, I’ve thought of a quibble: the …
The Best Concealers for Tired Eyes

The Best Concealers for Tired Eyes

I have been absolutely shattered this week (burning far too many candles at all ends!) and so my dark circles have made a bit …