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Chantecaille Christmas – Updated

Some prettiness for Midweek. These are coming soon to a counter near you – and being Chantecaille, they are gorgeous. Limited Edition Evening Duo Palette…

Cheat Sheet – Dry or Dehydrated?

I change my skincare ‘wardrobe’ every time I change my actual clothing wardrobe over from winter to summer and vice versa. However, this weekend I…

Diptyque Christmas

I’m a Diptyque fanatic. I trained in the brand and sold them when I worked at Space over 10 years ago and it has stayed…

Aromatherapy Associates Christmas and Rose Skin Tonic – Review

I’m a big believer in going to the experts in their particular field for product – i.e. don’t buy your makeup from a skincare brand…

Soap & Glory Cosmetics Launch

Marcia Kilgore is a genius. I don’t throw that word around thoughtlessly – she just IS. The woman behind Bliss and Fit Flops is in…

Hall of Fame – Kate Somerville Goat Milk Cream

I love it when I stumble across a product that over-performs and becomes a staple in my skincare wardrobe. This is one of those times.…

STEAMCREAM does Halloween

We like SteamCream in the BM house. We all tend to have dry skin that naturally worsens as the nights draw in. SteamCream is perfect…

Product of the Week Giveaway Winners – balance Me and Beauty …

Firstly. Huge apologies. I was out of commission for a couple of days last week and then Max was sick for the following three days…

Heads Up! NARS Christmas on counter early – and other NARS …

I know it’s unusual to post about Fall and Holiday together but: NARS Christmas (we’re English!) Collection is on sale now in Selfridges. Two weeks…

DIOR SPRING 2012 – Preview

If ever a collection  was going to slap you back into beauty blogging territory it’s this one. Although yesterday’s press preview was entitled Spring 2012…

Jamie’s Italian or *totally gratuitous pictures of food and …

I recently visited Jamie’s Italian in Oxford with my other BFF The McKay. She of the infamous…  And the best picture taken in the world…