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Best of 2011 – Fragrance

Pretty clear winner for me this year. Guerlain’s Shalimar Initial is a gorgeous take on the original. Lighter, fresher and cleaner. A wonderful modern version…

Best of 2011 – Facial

Kicking off the ‘Best of’ series of posts for 2011 is Best Facial. I know facials. You can usually get a really good facial or…

Merry Christmas

Wishing you and yours a very joyful, safe and peaceful Christmas.

Last minute Christmas loveliness (and a totally gratuitous picture of …

Let’s cut to the chase: time is certainly now of the essence. If you need help with your Christmas makeup get thee to John Lewis…

Happy Friday and a Merry Christmas from Harvey Nichols!

This video is exactly why I love Harvey Nichols. NO other department store would do this. It’s been a long time since I did a…

This little blog named one of 4beauty’s Best Skin …

Very chuffed to receive an email from the lovely peeps at 4beauty today letting me know we’ve has been named one of their Best Skin…

Eye Creams – Reviews and Recommendations

Following on from the Cheat Sheet the below are just a few of my favourites. If you have any specific questions about a particular cream…

Cheat Sheet – Eye Cream

There are two camps when it come to eye cream: Those that definitely do Those that think its unnecessary and a waste of money Unsurprisingly…

CHEAT SHEET – WHAT FACIAL?

Despite their popularity and the continued growth of spas and salons – the average woman in the UK has a facial ‘as a treat’ across…

Hall of Fame – Darphin Purifying Balm

If there was such a thing as a ‘Church of Beauty’ – I would surely worship at the altar of this product. I first used…

New Launch for 2012 – Aveda Invati

Let’s set the scene. The picture above shows my brother, my father and my uncle. Oh and me. Spot the difference? I’m the one with…