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The Experts. The Facialists. Amanda Lacey.

I’m so frequently asked about favourite brands and facialists that I figured it was time to start showcasing them a little more. If I was…

Breast Cancer Awareness

PINKRIBBON.COM October is upon us. And I’m feeling very conflicted.  On the one hand, I know of course, what the beauty industry has done for…

Beauty Trends Conference – September 2013

Just a quick one for industry bods. I’m speaking at the Beauty Trends and Innovation Conference this September. It looks like being a really good day…

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month – MARCH

Whilst I obviously applaud the way that the beauty industry got behind breast cancer and the huge event that is Breast Cancer Awareness month in October,…

An interview with Poppy King

Earlier this week I was invited to QVC to interview Poppy King – founder of Lipstick Queen. I tweeted that I was meeting Poppy and…

Paul Mitchell and Cruelty Free International unite against animal testing.

Starting with $700 in 1980, Paul Mitchell and John Paul DeJoria launched 4 products under the brand name Paul Mitchell. 32 years later they are…

Breasts, October, all things Pink and a slightly uneasy feeling.

Let me say this from the off: I wholeheartedly support anything to do with funding research into cancer, helping cancer sufferers, helping cancer survivors. Regular…

Animal Testing, China and pussy footing around.

I received an email from PETA this morning stating the following: London – Is Revlon paying for tests that poison animals in China? The cosmetics…

Beauty Bazaar Harvey Nichols

Well I hinted earlier this week that I had seen something amazing in my meeting with Harvey Nichols and WWD broke the story this morning…

Most requested reviews – and why I haven't thus far..

There are a few products/brands that I am asked about regularly – whether it’s for my opinion on Twitter or just to review.  Here’s the thing: I…

The ‘I know it’s not a Hero Product but …

So following on from the ridiculously popular post on Monday (you Ladies really needed to vent didn’t you??!) – it’s time for the other side…