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Moonlight Patchouli By Van Cleef & Arpels – My Perfume Of The Year

By On December 9, 2016

I try out a lot of new fragrances during the year and there are some I’m not very keen on and some I really like. Very occasionally I come across one which… Read More

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My Week In Photos – Michael Buble, A Thread Lift & Skinny Scarves

By On December 5, 2016

I had my first Christmas dinner of the year at the gorgeous Covent Garden Hotel. The evening was hosted by Thirty Plus Blogs and Michael Bublé fragrances so I knew I was guaranteed… Read More


Finding My Perfect Shade With Smashbox Be Legendary Lipsticks

By On December 1, 2016

A while ago I attended a joint Smashbox and Thirty Plus Blogs event to celebrate the 120 shade collection of Be Legendary Lipsticks. Whilst there we are asked to select our favourite… Read More

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My Week In Photos – Harrods, Ultrasun And M&S Autograph

By On November 27, 2016

I’ve been meaning to bring back something similar to the Diary posts I used to do for sometime now as it’s a great way for me to include (hopefully) interesting snippets that wouldn’t… Read More

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3 Big Beauty Innovations

By On November 26, 2016

Unfortunately, two out of three of these beauty breakthroughs aren’t available to buy yet (they’re on pre-order) and none are shipping to the UK. However, it does look like the brands are… Read More

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Coach – The New Fragrance That Perfectly Combines Cool & Classic

By On November 24, 2016

I can’t think of a fashion brand that has had such an amazing reinvention as Coach. It’s gone from something quite staid to being a trend leader in a really short space of… Read More


Jay Manuel Beauty – New To QVC

By On November 22, 2016

It seems that I’m writing a lot about what’s available at QVC Beauty at the moment but it really has become one of the best places for the newest and great value beauty… Read More

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Curlformers – The Damage-Free Way To Curl Your Hair

By On November 17, 2016

If I had to pick a side when it’s comes to straight or curly hair it would have to be straight. However, sticking with one style isn’t compulsory (though it’s what most of us… Read More

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Review – Vodka On The Rocks By Kilian

By On November 15, 2016

When you step into the By Kilian boutique in Mayfair you enter a space that’s the very definition of luxury. It’s the ultimate in refinement and elegance and you feel nothing bad could ever happen… Read More

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An Unbelievable Declēor TSV Offer From QVC

By On November 13, 2016

This is my second attempt at this post as I’d previously got some of the info wrong. Thankfully, the new information makes the Declēor QVC TSV even better than I originally thought. The savings… Read More


Review – The Perfect Lip Hydrating Gloss and Liner Stain Duo By It Cosmetics

By On November 12, 2016

It Cosmetics has been my favourite new makeup brand to launch in the UK this year. I like the way the products are balanced between being problems solvers and enhancing natural beauty.… Read More

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Space NK Introduces Four New Brands

By On November 7, 2016

With 62 stores in the UK and Ireland along with their solid online business, Space NK are in a unique position to pick and choose from the best of the never ending flow of… Read More

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Why I Opted For Ultherapy At The Karidis Clinic – Part 2

By On November 4, 2016

Following on from my post on why I decided to have the Ultherapy treatment and how it works (basically it’s the best non-invasive alternative to a face-lift) I’m now going to explain exactly… Read More

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Why The M&S Beauty Advent Calendar Is A Must-Have (Spoiler Alert)

By On October 22, 2016

It’s almost ridiculous how the M&S Beauty Advent Calendar is such good value. It costs £35 if you spend £35 in Beauty, Clothing or Home and contains over £250 worth of products that… Read More


Review & Swatches – The New Essentials Eye Palette From Clarins

By On October 19, 2016

A cleverly edited eyeshadow palette is always a cheering sight and Clarins have pulled it out the bag again with their Essentials Eye Palette for 2016. It’s just launched and the shades… Read More

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By Invitation – The Gorgeous New Perfume From Michael Bublé #Sponsored

By On October 17, 2016

Though By Invitation by Michael Bublé  is described as being a scented love letter to his fans it’s such a lovely fragrance that it will have a much wider appeal than with those… Read More

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Why I Opted For Ultherapy At The Karidis Clinic – Part 1

By On October 13, 2016

Now that I’m well and truly past my mid -40’s I feel I need some extra help beyond the benefits good skincare can provide and I’ve been having some Botox and a bit… Read More

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New – Aveda Damage Remedy Split End Repair

By On October 6, 2016

Aveda’s latest addition to their Damage Remedy range is Split End Repair and I think most people would benefit from adding it their haircare routine (not including those with relatively short hair who make it to the… Read More

Moisturisers, Serums & Exfoliators

The New Serum From Teoxane That Your Skin Is Going To Love

By On October 3, 2016

Teoxane doesn’t disappoint with their latest launch, the RHA x VCIP Serum. It’s a combination hyaluronic acid and vitamin C but both of these ingredients are in a special form. RHA stands for… Read More

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Sculpsure – The Non-Invasive Fat Loss Treatment Reviewed (Part 2)

By On September 28, 2016

Last week I wrote about why I opted to have the fat reduction treatment, Sculpsure, and explained how it worked. Now I want to talk about the treatment itself which was ridiculously… Read More