(Royal) Wedding Prep

There's a wedding this weekend, did you know? Some ginger guy is marrying a TV star. Yep, it's finally here - the Royal Wedding. Prince Harry will marry Meghan Markle in Windsor Castle this Saturday. I've had TONS of press releases about the wedding for the last ooh, seems like a lifetime, and lots on Meghan's beauty secrets and regime. She's a big fan of NIVEA Q10 Body Lotion apparently, and I now just have this image of her, down Boots … [Read more...]

Reveal magazine Bargain Beauty Hotlist

We all love a beauty bargain, right? Well, you will definitely want to get your hands on the latest copy of Reveal magazine today then. Reveal has announced the winners of the Reveal Beauty Hotlist – the first and only media awards that recognise the best beauty products under £10. The expert judging panel included notable beauty industry figures including Lee Pycroft, make-up artist, Michaella Bolder, A-list facialist, Irene Shelley, … [Read more...]

Get yourself a Love island Look

Love Island is back on our screens next month - don't pretend you'll not be watching! It's TV-crack, and we love it. Superdrug has launched a range of Love Island beauty goodies - including glittery sprays, bronzers, tans, and more, available at the end of May. And it got us thinking about holidays, and far flung islands, and getting ourselves ready for our own version of Love Island. So, what do you need for holiday prep? Body … [Read more...]

Meghan Markle Nude Lipstick Love

Meghan Markle loves a nude lip - and so do British women it seems. Inspired by the Royal Princess-to-be, nude lipstick sales have gone up by 65% thanks to love for the Suits star. According to new makeup brand, MEMI, founded by 21-year old entrepreneurs Millie Watson and Jack Thompson, sales of nude lipstick shot up when Prince Harry announced his engagement to Ms Markle, and she appeared on our TV screens sporting a classic, sophisticated taupe … [Read more...]

Jade Jagger for MAC

British jewellery designer  - and daughter of Mick - Jade Jagger, is the latest celebrity to collaborate on a collection with MAC. Jade brings her love of gemstones and her free-spirit to her small and simple collection which launches next week, and comprises lips, cheeks, eyes and face. Everything is housed in shimmering, but understated, packaging. There are pearlescent Mineralize Lipsticks, Eye Shadows, Blushes and Skinfinish. She mixes … [Read more...]

Estee Lauder announce new Global Spokesmodel

Estee Lauder has announced Fei Fei Sun as the brand's new Global Spokesmodel. The beautiful Chinese model and fashion icon will represent the brand in her new role, and with a social  following of over five million across Weibo and Instagram, that's a lot of representing! Fei Fei joins the current roster of Estée Lauder spokesmodels -  Carolyn Murphy, Joan Smalls, Kendall Jenner, Gabriella Wilde, Yang Mi, Hilary Rhoda and Misty Copeland. But … [Read more...]

Victoria Beckham Estee Lauder Scotland launch

Victoria Beckham's latest collection for Estee Lauder launched this month - and it's now available in Scotland. You'll find it in House of Fraser in Glasgow, and Harvey Nichols in Edinburgh. If you haven't seen the VBxEL products before, then they're worth having a look at. As expected the packaging is stylish, the whole thing is very VB, and this AW17 collection is lovely. It's been broken down into looks here - for Victoria's catwalk shows, … [Read more...]

Love Island’s Olivia is the new face of Cocoa Brown By Marissa Carter tan

Olivia  Buckland has been announced as the new ambassador for fake tan brand Cocoa Brown by Marissa Carter. As Love Island is over for another year - with another Olivia making headlines - 2016's Olivia, who is engaged to her Love Island beau, Alex, is taking some of the ITV2 show spotlight back again.. With over 1.5 million social media followers, we all loved Olivia in 2016, right? And she looks stunning in these exclusive … [Read more...]

Rimmel Stay Matte Liquid Lip Colour

Rimmel are the latest brand to launch a matte liquid lipstick  - the Rimmel Stay Matte Liquid Lip Colour. I've not tried it yet, and it will have to go a long way to beating Smashbox's Always On Matte Liquid Lipstick which is brilliant. The lovely Rita Ora looks great wearing shade Plum This Show, one of 15 shades, including eight ultra-edgy hues - there's a blue, a black and a grey in there, along with seven gorgeous pinks and nudes. But … [Read more...]

Kat Von D Beauty arrives in Scotland

If there is one brand many Scots beauty addicts have been waiting for, it's Kat Von D. Finally, it's here. Kat Von D Beauty launched exclusively in Debenhams in Scotland last week. I couldn't make it along for the press and bloggers breakfast, sadly, but I have had a good look at the products, and they are great. I think the Tattoo Ink liner (£16) is one of the best I have ever tried, and I am very picky about liquid liner. But you'd kind … [Read more...]