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January 2015

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Pictorial: Contouring your eyes

Contouring. The beauty buzzword of the moment. Contour kits are everywhere I look and everyone is after those chiseled cheeks. I am a big fan of contouring (anything to try and fake some defi...

Contouring. The beauty buzzword of the moment. Contour kits are everywhere I look and everyone is after those c...

Best of Beauty: January

Yuh, I've rounded up the best of beauty for January. It's a hard job, but someone has to do it. All lovely picks... I just love slapping things all over my face and then reporting back.  ...

Yuh, I've rounded up the best of beauty for January. It's a hard job, but someone has to do it. All lovely picks... I...

NARS All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation: Thoughts.

A new NARS foundation? The All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation, to be precise. Could it possibly be better than my beloved sheer glow? It took me about 0.0005 miliseconds to know tha...

A new NARS foundation? The All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation, to be precise. Could it possibly be be...

LUSH Valentine’s Day… Be still my heart

Nothing says I LOVE YOU like a big bubbly bath. Right...? Yeah, I agree. Baths are an excellent winter past time, and one of the best accompaniments to ploughing your way through a book...

Nothing says I LOVE YOU like a big bubbly bath. Right...? Yeah, I agree. Baths are an excellent winter pa...

Bring on the nudes…

NUDE LIPSTICK. Get your mind out of the gutter! Lately I have been obsessing over nude lipsticks. The K-Jenner effect, mixed with a desire to look like Brigitte Bardot and then a little bit like ...

NUDE LIPSTICK. Get your mind out of the gutter! Lately I have been obsessing over nude lipsticks. The K-Jenner effe...

The Spontaneous Cake Recipe

Yeah, I'm on a bit of a baking binge. I have been trying out loads of different recipes - red velvet fudge anyone? - and getting lots of use out of the Hummingbird Bakery cookbook I got for...

Yeah, I'm on a bit of a baking binge. I have been trying out loads of different recipes - red velvet fudge an...

It’s all about Burberry

Burberry is a brand that I have become obsessed with, oh so swiftly,  after ignoring if for far too long. I had one eyeshadow - Pale Barley - which I really liked but hadn't explored the range...

Burberry is a brand that I have become obsessed with, oh so swiftly,  after ignoring if for far too long. I had ...

My Little (energy) Box: January 2015

Well, this box arrived yesterday and was completely amazing. Don't you just love unexpected parcels? I decided to subscribe to My Little Box for 3 months and see if I like it. I...

Well, this box arrived yesterday and was completely amazing. Don't you just love unexpected parce...

Back to MAC (feat. Twig lipstick)

MAC empties are more sweet than bitter because yeah, you've finished products which is potentially expensive to replace, BUT you get a free lipstick. A free MAC lipstick. I know. You just take 6 ...

MAC empties are more sweet than bitter because yeah, you've finished products which is potentially expensive to rep...

Cheap & Chic: Collection Little Mix All about the eyes palette

I know that there is a lot of high-end, fancy makeup featured here. I know. My purse certainly knows. I get it. It basically comes down to the fact that most of the makeup I use is high-end. A lot of...

I know that there is a lot of high-end, fancy makeup featured here. I know. My purse certainly knows. I get it. It basi...

Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless fluide: review

Wearing just smooth finish flawless fluide with under eye concealer Yeah, I'm still on the quest for perfect skin. I suspect that my quest will be one of those never-ending ones... b...

Wearing just smooth finish flawless fluide with under eye concealer Yeah, I'm still on the quest for p...