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INDEED LABS & Packaging Updates

Hi Everyone! Well last week was busy and this week is bus-ierrr. First up: Indeed Labs called to say I had been given incorrect information…

WHEN BAD PACKAGING HAPPENS TO GREAT PRODUCTS

Hi Everyone! Thank you for your input on social media – more to come. #LOVETHEJUICEHATETHEPACKAGING Products mentioned: The Body Shop Camomile Silky Cleansing Oil –…

Quick School Run Makeup with Lisa Potter-Dixon

Hi Everyone! It’s a miracle we got anything done – we had a scream. Lisa can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdgyg_oLn9b59uZixj3hbhg Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/lisa_benefit/ Products used:…

MLM Selling

A few years ago I wrote this post about ‘Brands you won’t see reviewed on here‘. It included brands that I just don’t rate*, and…

Upcoming Brand Overviews and requests

Firstly, thank you to those of you that came out this week for the Dennis Gross event in Kensington. I’m looking forward to seeing you…

#thatsnotme – Ageism in the Beauty Industry continued..

Firstly, thank you for the huge support of the ageism post. We’ve been talking about it in industry circles for a long time, and although…

Cetaphil and Coconut Oil do not a …

When we were backstage at LFW, one thing that we saw more and more was the prevalence of a reddened, dehydrated skin, that was very…

In Conversation with Dr Howard Murad M.…

Hi Everyone, Firstly, I owe a big apology to Dr Murad and his lovely team. This was filmed back in the summer and then I…

Beauty Q&A with Emily Weiss from …

Hi Everyone! Glossier launches in the UK tomorrow, 9th October. http://bit.ly/2z5yqbe Emily talking about Glossier/Into The Gloss as a business model – https://youtu.be/MyRQsK6sf3w My previous…

Charitable donations – How much actually goes to …

As we reach the end of Gynaecological Cancer month (September, despite some strange posts lately on social media), we hit October. It’s that time again.…

ATTENTION DUBLINERS – Incoming!

DUBLIN!!!! Amanda, the brilliant Pixi team and I are heading your way next weekend. We’ll be talking about all things skincare/Pixi/football/SVU/tea strength* and more. For…