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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 healthy skin make

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.D. FAAD

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 Glossier!

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 the cause?

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…

48: Facials backstage at LFW, Michael Kors Launch Party and The …

Hi Everyone! Busy old couple of weeks – I didn’t have time to edit last weekend so it’s a long one! Some extra photos from…

Tools of the Trade – Gauze Swabs

This may seem random – but when I was packing for backstage facials at LFW yesterday it occurred to me that some of our gear…

AVON update – International Launch Dates & Ingredients

Right lovely people. I’ve done some research and have some dates for you. So here’s your area and time of launch: Market reference/Month CE –…

Kate Somerville Brand Overview

Hi Everyone! Finally: a much-requested overview of my favourite Kate Somerville products. I could easily have added another five to this with minimal effort. Products…