Merry Christmas Everyone!!


Just a quickie to wish you all a fabulously happy Christmas.  I hope you manage to eat just the right amount so you feel satisfactory full rather than bloated, drink just enough to feel merry without the hangover, and get … read more.

Max Factor GWP Alert and Competition

Max Factor False Lash Effect The Face winner Final BV

As I’m sure you know, Emma Holmes was recently crowned winner of the TV show The Face, and part of her prize was a modelling contract with Max Factor to launch their Christmas ad for False Lash Effect mascara (side … read more.

The 12 Gifts of Christmas

Christmas Gift Guide
All my 12 Gifts of Christmas posts have now gone live…I was honestly not sure I’d get there so I’m extremely glad and relieved that I did! Here are the links to all 12 of the posts which hopefully included … read more.

12 Gifts of Christmas: Charity Donations

Christmas Charity Donations

Ahhh charidee; the gift that keeps on giving.  I realise it’s a tad obnoxious and/or self-righteous to include a list of charities in my Christmas gift guide, but to be honest I’d be extremely happy to receive a donation in … read more.

Christmas Beauty Limited Editions

Christmas Limited EditionAs a Beauty Blogger, I start receiving info about Christmas releases from midway through the year onwards (hence the term “Christmas in July” which is when the press first glimpse upcoming Christmas products) so by the time Christmas actually arrives, … read more.

12 Gifts of Christmas: Braun Silk-Epil SkinSpa

Braun SkinSpaApologies for the use of the press shot; I did take pictures but unfortunately they didn’t come out too well (new camera, still learning, as yet managed to avoid throwing it against the wall) and I wanted to give this … read more.

12 Gifts of Christmas: Kiko Ultra Glossy Stylo Lipstick Set


For some inexplicable reason I wasn’t hugely excited when the Kiko Ultra Glossy Stylo Lipstick Set arrived, yet I have no idea why! It could’ve been due to the fact that it arrived with the nail set, or it could’ve … read more.

12 Gifts of Christmas: Bobbi Brown Smokey Cool Eye Palette

You really can’t beat a Bobbi Brown eye palette can you? They’re always the most fantastic edits of flattering, easy to work with shades that anyone would enjoy, from those who have no idea what they’re doing (*raises hand*) to … read more.