Bum Bum Cream and the Over-Fragranced Time Capsule

Bum Bum Cream and the Over-Fragranced Time Capsule

I inadvertently opened up what can only be described as a “beauty time capsule” the other day and was almost knocked sideways by the …
Anthelios XL: The Default Sunscreen

Anthelios XL: The Default Sunscreen

The recent prolonged spate of hot weather has given me a good chance to do some proper sunscreen testing. I’ve tested matte ones, …
What’s In My Makeup Bag: Summer 2018

What’s In My Makeup Bag: Summer 2018

The title of this video should really be What’s In My Makeup Bags, plural, not Bag, singular, because – at last count – I have …
Lazy Summer Beauty and the Night Cream from Hell

Lazy Summer Beauty and the Night Cream from Hell

The other week I stayed overnight at a friend’s house and made the mistake, the following morning, of applying the world’s richest, …
Foundation Review: L’Oreal Paris Infallible Shaping Stick

Foundation Review: L’Oreal Paris Infallible Shaping Stick

Well it’s been a while, hasn’t it? I promised a whole slew of foundation reviews on a very regular basis and there …
Luxury Summer Skin Prep with Anne Sémonin | AD

Luxury Summer Skin Prep with Anne Sémonin | AD

It seems like only yesterday, but it’s actually a whole year since I wrote my post on the Anne Sémonin made-to-measure skincare …
Rouge G de Guerlain: Luxury Lipstick Treasure

Rouge G de Guerlain: Luxury Lipstick Treasure

Goodness me. Can we just take a moment to appreciate the effort that’s gone into designing these Guerlain Rouge G lipstick cases? Rouge …
5 Most-Used Beauty Products: May 2018

5 Most-Used Beauty Products: May 2018

I’m going to do a bit more of a written accompaniment than usual to this month’s “most used” video; I filmed the …
Lumiere Essentielle and The Two New Additions… | AD

Lumiere Essentielle and The Two New Additions… | AD

Darphin have two brand new additions to their Lumiere Essentielle skincare range and they are absolutely gorgeous. Luxe-feeling, sweet-smelling and perfect for the summer …
The Budget-Friendly Suit-All Simple Cleansing Oil

The Budget-Friendly Suit-All Simple Cleansing Oil

I picked up this not-insubstantial bottle of face-cleansing oil for two pounds. Two pounds! Granted, it was on offer (this was last year, I’…
Improving on Perfection: l’Occitane’s Delightful Body Balm

Improving on Perfection: l’Occitane’s Delightful Body Balm

Oh hallelujah! (I managed to spell hallelujah correctly the first time then, by the way, which is something of a miracle. Some words are …
Glycolic Peel Pads: The Thirty Day Challenge | AD

Glycolic Peel Pads: The Thirty Day Challenge | AD

Most of you know that my love affair with acid exfoliants – in particular glycolic acid – is fairly long-standing. I like the ease with which …
My Favourite Beach-In-A-Bottle Fragrances

My Favourite Beach-In-A-Bottle Fragrances

I’m really in the mood for a bit of high-summer fragrance, at the moment. I think it’s because we keep getting these …
My Three Key Hair Styles | AD

My Three Key Hair Styles | AD

The smell of Elnett hairspray is the smell of my twenties. The smell of my entire modelling career, really, wherever in the world it …