Although this week I have been sporting more sebduced nails, nail art is still a huge trend this season, and it looks like one that will be around for the foreseeable future!Heartbreaker NailsIf you struggle creating designs yourself, and don't have a local salon you can turn to for those occasions that just scream out … Continue reading Henry Holland and Elegant Touch
Wearing make-up on a daily basis, especially when working at QVC, leaves me desperate for make up free skin as soon as I get home.So, I'm always looking for new cleansers to try for an indulgent at home facial, and the department store beauty halls are always full of things to try!This week I've been … Continue reading Philosophy Purity Made Simple Cleanser
Well now you have your Festival make-up and beauty sorted lets move onto hair!From the early noughties when Kate Moss and Sienna Miller sported tousled bed-head locks, the words festival hair and boho have gone hand in hand. And when you don't have a mirror or plug socket in reach, relaxed hair is definitely the … Continue reading Festival favourites- Hair
As a girl who wears a matte pillarbox red lip on a daily basis, when it comes to Summer I am usually at a loss as which lip colour and texture to turn to.Last year, for example, I rocked orange toned reds, such as MAC Vegas Volt and Lady Danger finished with a slick of MAC Lip Conditioner to … Continue reading Red Lips even in Summer?
Carrying heavy make-up kits, daily typing and the rubbish weather we have had this spring have definitely taken its toll on my poor nails.Breaking, cracks and splits are a pain to most people- but when you work in the beauty industry it is even more important that your nails look good 24/7!So, for me its … Continue reading OPI Nail Envy
There is nothing I like more than receiving a freebie with my monthly glossy- and this month I was one happy girl indeed when the postie dropped Elle through my letter box!Not only did the cover star a sexy yet androgynous looking Miley Cyrus, hiding in the bottom corner was a tasty little treat for us make-up … Continue reading Benefit They’re Real Mascara
Do you remember what was stashed in your teenage self's make-up bag?As I make-up addict, I can remember mine vividly! But rather than a bag, I dedicated an entire drawer (and this was no small drawer, think wardrobe sized!) to hundreds of brightly coloured eye shadows, lipsticks and blushers. Brand wise, my pocket money would only stretch to what … Continue reading 150th Birthday of Bourjois
My first project as a cosmetics expert has come through pretty quickly, thanks to my brilliant agents, Red24Management at the stunning Hospital Club near Covent Garden (If we lived closer, Robyn and I would kill to have our HQ here!!! One day!)It's a great project that takes me right back to me roots- my first ever … Continue reading Boots No7 Project