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 …
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 …
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 …
The High Street Mascara with High-End Performance

The High Street Mascara with High-End Performance

Last week I wrote about my non-surgical eye lift revelation which was, probably to many people’s disappointment, simply the power of a good …
The Non-Surgical Eye Lift

The Non-Surgical Eye Lift

OK, you have to bear with me here, because the revelation that follows is so unbelievably obvious I’m almost embarrassed to post about …
Foundation Review: Clinique Even Better Glow

Foundation Review: Clinique Even Better Glow

Whilst I continue my epic deliberation over whether I like or dislike Bobbi Brown’s Long Wear Weightless Foundation (even after eight weeks I …
The Protecting, Tinting, Hydrating, Face-Finishing Moisturizer. Phew.

The Protecting, Tinting, Hydrating, Face-Finishing Moisturizer. Phew.

Writing my last skincare post, the one where I talk about trying to find an SPF that my Mum will wear, reminded me that …
Non-Silly Face Glow: The Extra Illuminating Moisture Balm

Non-Silly Face Glow: The Extra Illuminating Moisture Balm

One for when your face lacks any sort of radiance and resembles an arid, dusty moonscape (“there’s no life on this planet, Captain!”): …
Chanel Neapolis: Poudre à Lèvres

Chanel Neapolis: Poudre à Lèvres

A great surprise beauty find in a week of not so great surprises; the Poudre à Lèvres from the Chanel spring/summer Neapolis collection. …
My Love Returns…

My Love Returns…

It has been rather a slow start to the year, beauty-wise; I talked at length (ish) about burnouts and brain freeze last month, but …
Filmstar Bronze & Glow: Brush-On Glam

Filmstar Bronze & Glow: Brush-On Glam

Oooh it’s quite pricey, but what an absolute treat this is: the Filmstar Bronze & Glow palette from Charlotte Tilbury. I have actually …
What’s In My Makeup Bag? Autumn 2017

What’s In My Makeup Bag? Autumn 2017

Are we still in Autumn? It feels decidedly wintery, but I’m hoping that I can still just about slot in a warm, russety-toned …
Cheap Thrills: j’adore

Cheap Thrills: j’adore

After my brief financial misdemeanour the other week (see unicorn boots, here) it brings me great joy to show you two very cheap and …
Smudgy Matte Liner: Smokey Eyes Made Easy

Smudgy Matte Liner: Smokey Eyes Made Easy

I have been desperately trying to divert attention away from my undereye circles by smudging on loads of eyeliner. An old trick utilised quite …