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March 2016

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The perfect spring lipstick with Guerlain.

Yesterday I walked home after work and it was still light outside, and it was even a bit sunny. Yesterday I wore my perfect spring lipstick. It was a good day.  With the lig...

Yesterday I walked home after work and it was still light outside, and it was even a bit sunny. Yesterda...

Blogs to read in April

Need some new reading material? I got you. I've rounded up some of my favourite blogs of the moment. I always love new reads, so please feel free to leave your links or links of blogs you're lovi...

Need some new reading material? I got you. I've rounded up some of my favourite blogs of the moment. I always love ...

Overhyped products.

Turns out I don't love every single product I use... Some of them I think are incredibly overhyped.  It goes without saying (but I'll say it just in case) that some of you might like thes...

Turns out I don't love every single product I use... Some of them I think are incredibly overhyped.  It goe...

Super Speedy Makeup.

I've really got this speedy makeup thing down. Case in point yesterday, when how soon I could have lunch depended on how quickly I could do my makeup - turns out food is a good motivator. In case...

I've really got this speedy makeup thing down. Case in point yesterday, when how soon I could have lunch depended o...

Chocolate Inspired makeup for Easter.

It's officially a four-day weekend of chocolate - happy good Friday! I'm so ready. To get in the chocolate spirit, I've edited together some of the best makeup with chocolate-hues... After t...

It's officially a four-day weekend of chocolate - happy good Friday! I'm so ready. To get in the chocolate spi...

Marc Jacobs: Charlotte lipstick.

Well if it's good enough for royalty...  This shade of Le Marc lip creme has been named for Princess Charlotte - cute, and seems so fitting as it's a Harrods exclusive. Cute little P...

Well if it's good enough for royalty...  This shade of Le Marc lip creme has been named for Princess C...

Gimmick or great: Origins Maskimizer.

A primer, for your face mask? Bear with me. I was too busy being suckered in by the latest gimmick.  The maskimiser is a skin-optimising pre-mask treatment that gets your skin read...

A primer, for your face mask? Bear with me. I was too busy being suckered in by the latest gimmick.  ...

March’s Beauty Mix: going for gold.

I'm just here, channeling my inner goldmember, and embracing the golden glow right now. It's getting lighter, Spring is basically here and I'm freshening up my makeup in preparation.  OK,...

I'm just here, channeling my inner goldmember, and embracing the golden glow right now. It's getting lighter, Sprin...

Five Spring scents to spritz.

Disclaimer: I am one of those awful people who like to talk about fragrance notes, sillage and composition. I will happily wander around the Harrods fragrance department all afternoon, and I can'...

Disclaimer: I am one of those awful people who like to talk about fragrance notes, sillage and composition. I will ...

Four hair essentials.

I can't come out, I'm busy washing my hair... The only hair brush that works for me is the Wet brush - my hair gets so tangled, so quickly. As in, I brush it before I wash it and then have to b...

I can't come out, I'm busy washing my hair... The only hair brush that works for me is the Wet brush - my hair ge...

Current makeup crushes.

We'll call this the 'I'm tired, is it the weekend yet' face, shall we? Good, because I am so tired. Maybe I need to take my own advice in yesterday's post (subtle plug) and give mysel...

We'll call this the 'I'm tired, is it the weekend yet' face, shall we? Good, because I am so tired. May...