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A Gift With Purchase At Liberty – This Weekend Only

By On April 29, 2016

Just this morning I was discussing with a friend who has a big job in marketing about how successful the promise of treats are when it comes to enticing people to shop. And to… Read More

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The À la rose Fragrance Range From Maison Francis Kurkdjian – Review

By On April 28, 2016

À la rose by Maison Francis Kurkdjian has been on my wish list for a while so I was delighted to recently receive a deluxe sample. It has one of the most beautiful openings… Read More

Base, Concealer & Powder

The Creme Illuminator & Bye Bye Pores Powder From IT Cosmetics – Review

By On April 24, 2016

The Hello Light Creme Illuminator is the product that’s delighted me the most from the range of products IT Cosmetics have recently launched on QVC in the UK. It has to be… Read More

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The Frizz Ease 10 Day Tamer – Does It Work?

By On April 22, 2016

When it comes to treating my ridiculously frizz-prone hair I haven’t found anything that works as well as the John Frieda Frizz Ease range and the 10 Day Tamer is their best product yet.… Read More

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My £100 Haul From Boots

By On April 19, 2016

One of the only loyalty cards I use regularly is the Boots one as the points really do build up. It’s now become a bit of a tradition for me to accumulate my… Read More

Base, Concealer & Powder

Bye Bye Under Eye Concealer By IT Cosmetics – Review, Swatches And Before & After Images

By On April 16, 2016

The launch of IT Cosmetics on to QVC in the UK has made me very happy indeed. The reason I’m so delighted is that I’ve literally been waiting years for this to happen.… Read More

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Vetiver Insolent By Miller Harris – A Fragrance For All Seasons

By On April 14, 2016

I really wasn’t sure about the new Miller Harris fragrance, Vetiver Insolent, when I first smelled it at a recent #30plusblogs event. However, when I tried it at home I really liked… Read More

Moisturisers, Serums & Exfoliators

NEW – No7 Lift & Luminate Triple Action Serum

By On April 11, 2016

The big beauty story of the week is going to be the launch of the No 7 Lift & Luminate Triple Action Serum. The reason a new No7 Serum is big news is,… Read More

Blush & Bronzer

The Estee Edit – A Mixed Review

By On April 10, 2016

A while back I wrote about the launch of The Estee Edit with a reasonable amount of optimism and excitment. It’s a range from Estee Lauder that’s been devised with the younger beauty… Read More

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Why You Need To Know About The Aveda Light The Way Candle

By On April 8, 2016

Light The Way is a limited edition candle by Aveda to promote the need for clean water around the world. What’s absolutely brilliant about it is that 100% of the RRP (less… Read More

Eyes & Lips

3 Must-Try Products From Skinceuticals

By On April 4, 2016

Skinceuticals is a brand I’ve used since it launched in the mid-nineties. I can’t quite remember when it first became available in the UK but I initially used to stock up on it… Read More

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Eau Des Sens – The Latest Fragrance From Diptyque Reviewed

By On April 1, 2016

The name for the new Diptyque fragrance, Eau Des Sens, is a deliberate play on words and refers to both senses and essences. This sets the tone very nicely as this is a playful… Read More

Moisturisers, Serums & Exfoliators

Hydrating Antioxidant Spray By Elizabeth Arden Pro – Reviewed

By On March 29, 2016

The Hydrating Antioxidant Spray is another winner from Elizabeth Arden Pro. It’s one of those products that you don’t realise how useful it’s going to be until you have it. It’s a light… Read More

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The Margaret Dabbs Medi-Pedi Reviewed

By On March 25, 2016

When I was offered a pr appointment for a Medi-Pedi at the new Margaret Dabbs Clinic at Space NK, Westbourne Grove, I couldn’t say yes quick enough. The Margaret Dabbs clinics have… Read More

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My Favourite 3 Products From The Space NK Spring ’16 Edit

By On March 22, 2016

A few weeks ago I went to a Space NK event to showcase the spring ’16 launches and those attending were given a bag of products to take home and test. Amongst the… Read More


New – Aveda Light Guard Protection SPF 30 Reviewed

By On March 20, 2016

Around this time of the year and for the next few months the latest crop of sun protection products are launched. One of the first to hit the shelves is Aveda Daily Light… Read More

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The New Chanel Long Wear Nail Polishes & Le Gel Top Coat Reviewed

By On March 17, 2016

After a gap of many years, I’ve recently got into painting my nails again. So when a friend asked what she could bring me back from a trip to NY it had… Read More

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Blush & Bronzer

Two New NARSissist Palettes To Fall In Love With

By On March 16, 2016

NARS have just launched two palettes that are the stuff of makeup dreams. I’ve had them for a few weeks now and my heart still beats faster every time I look at… Read More

Eyes & Lips

Instant Brightening Beauty Shot Eye Lift By REN – The New Must-Try Eye Product

By On March 15, 2016

I had a feeling I was going to like Instant Brightening Beauty Shot Eye Lift by Ren as I’m already a fan of its sister product, Instant Firming Beauty Shot, which came out last year.… Read More

Moisturisers, Serums & Exfoliators

Three New Products From Zelens – Reviewed

By On March 13, 2016

You wait ages and then three come along at once. Not buses, of course, but three new launches from Zelens to try. I recently wrote about the launch event for these products where those… Read More