Macadamia Healing Oil Treatment

I received a sample of this in my September Boudoir Prive Box, review of which can be found here. I say ‘sample’ but the 10ml bottle was full to the brim (literally, there was no room left at all in the bottle) and as this…

e.l.f. After Dark Promotion 11.10.11 – 14.10.11

The lovely and oh-so generous people at e.l.f. are running another promotion, which will consist of 40% off a minimum spend of £20 (so minimum you’ll spend is £12 +p&p). Here are the things I’ll be stocking up on: Studio Makeup Mist and Set  …

Chanel Rouge Coco Shine in Royallieu and Boy (54 and 58)

Top: Royallieu (54)Bottom: Boy (58) After attending the LGFB event at Selfridges recently – blog report here – I developed a bit of a thing for Chanel lipsticks (any excuse) and when I got home I got my Google on and had a mooch around…

How I Got My Acne Under Control

I’ve had a couple of messages referencing the fact that I’ve mentioned a few times that I’ve got my acne under control and asking how I managed it. Whilst I’ve replied to the messages, I thought it might not be a bad idea to write…

Red Nails Beauty Geek Giveaway – The Results!

Thanks to everyone who entered the Red Nails competition. I’ve really appreciate all the visits and comments and it’s been really lovely hearing what everyone thinks of this blog. I collected all the entries last night (took FOREVER) and generated 2 random numbers today. So…

Make-Up Brush Deals 09.10.11

There’s a couple more make-up brush deals that I thought I’d post here, just in case anyone’s after a brush set: Groupon Brushes deal, available in silver or gold. Groupon have one at the moment where you get 24 brushes in silver or gold for…

Bobbi Brown Holiday Gift Collection

Tis the season to be swooning and I shall mostly be lusting after the various palettes that Bobbi Brown has released in time for Christmas.  It’s safe to say, I don’t need any of them.  However, I have already started dropping blatant hints to those…

Best Cleansers for Sonic Brushes like the Clarisonic/Nutra Sonic

If you’re a fan of deep cleansing with a sonic brush like I am, then here’s my suggestions for cleansers to use with your brush. Ideally, you want something that is going to move around the skin with ease as if you use a sonic…

My Thoughts on Group Buying Sites

Whilst group buying sites like Groupon and KGBDeals are not solely about beauty, I tend to only really use them for such purposes. I’ve used both these sites quite a lot over the past couple of years and I’d say my experiences are mostly positive,…

Skinceuticals Blemish + Age Defense – The Range

I’m going to take one more blog post to bang on about the brilliance of this range and then I promise to stop. I wrote about the serum here, and if you’ve had a chance to read it then you’ll know that I’m mos-def a…

Five Products That I love (October 2011)

I have been counting down the days until October began as there have been sooo many possibilities for my FPTIL list over the past month, so I’ve been very excited about putting this month’s list together! The only downside is that, because I’m doing it…

Red Nails Beauty Geek Giveaway! (NOW CLOSED)

Red nails are big this season, so to celebrate this I’m giving a way 2 sets of red nail varnishes! The first set will include Chanel’s Protective Base Coat and Rimmel’s 60 Seconds in Rapid Ruby and Red Carpet and the second set will include…

LGFB Beauty Editor’s Day 2011 – Full Review

I was absolutely shattered at the end of this year’s beauty editor’s day after spending the day talking to amazing PR people, beauty editors and make-up artists about all things beauty. It was not only arguably the most fun I’ve had all year (I know,…

Look Good, Feel Better Beauty Editors Day 2011 – Initial Thoughts

Today was the LGFB Beauty Editors day at Selfridges and I had an absolute blast.  I met some amazing people,  bought some great products, was given some equally great products as part of the promotional goody bags (including a truly inspiring set from Nars) and…