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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.…

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…

A fragrant arrival in Chiltern Street – Cire Trudon Boutique Opening

This week I was invited to the opening of the divine new Cire Trudon boutique in Chiltern Street. Cire Trudon is the oldest candle maker…

More than just a pink ribbon….

I met Tracy when I was 10. She was 12. We’ve been friends for over 30 years. Best friends. The kind of friend you have…

Monday Must-Have – Jergens Extra Softening Moisturising Hand Cream

I love a bit of Jergens. And I know I’ve posted about them on numerous occasions previously but this one deserves an extra mention. Their…