Mariah Carey for MAC

Mariah Carey for MAC

I put the TV on the other morning and found myself face-to-face with a very smooth looking Mariah Carey, flashing a GINORMOUS engagement ring at the Breakfast show presenter! The day before, I had been discussing Mariah with the MAC PR team, as the ultimate diva songstress has collaborated with MAC for a whole collection of Mariah inspired beauty - Mariah Beauty Icon for MAC.I can't wait to see this collection, but, for now, we're just … [Read more...]

#UDxGWEN Part Two!

Gwen Stefani for Urban Decay lipsticks

Yes, that means more Gwen Stefani and Urban Decay makeup is now available. You didn't think they'd stop at just one eye palette, did you? The Urban Decay team didn't spend all that time with the pop diva for just that palette, gorgeous as it is. So, here it is #UDxGWEN Part 2. And it's fantastic. I love it, and I have NO DOUBT, you will too. (Sorry, I couldn't resist!) It's on counter today, and there are four new items.And let's start with … [Read more...]

Lily James’s Golden Globes hair

Lily James Golden Globes Hair

WOW. Lily James looked anything but Cinderella-like at the Golden Globes on Sunday night in Hollywood. She also looked so far removed from her Downton Abbey Character, Rose, she was hardly recognisable. She looked beautiful - ethereal, feminine, with a proper edge about her. Her pared down neutral makeup was perfection, her Marchesa gown was stunning, and her hair...well, her hair was the absolute icing on the cake.And, you lucky people, … [Read more...]

Get X Factor Louisa’s Look

Louise Johnson's X Factor beauty routine

Reggie and Bollie might be fun, but surely 17-year-old Louisa Johnson has to take the X Factor title this weekend? The teenager with the huge voice has blown the rest of the out of the water. And she looks great too! We caught up with X Factor Makeup Designer, Julia Carta, who talked us through how to get Louisa's gorgeous look (without being 17!).First up, Julia has Louisa taking LQ Skin Hair & Nails Daily (£29.99, hollandbarrett.com) … [Read more...]

Holly Fulton for Simple

Holly Fulton Simple Cleansing Wipes

Simple has teamed up with Scottish fashion designer Holly Fulton to create a Limited Edition Design Collection for their No.1 selling Kind To Skin Cleansing Wipes, making them the fashion week must-have beauty essential. As well as being a leading figure on the Fashion Week circuit - London Fashion Week kicks off tomorrow -  Holly Fulton emphatically celebrates women through her eclectic aesthetic and bold, confident designs. As a Simple … [Read more...]

Joyride with Bedhead

Bedhead JOYRIDE Texturizing Powder Balm

I can remember when TIGI launched the original Bed Head product, which was (and still is) 'a hairstick for cool people'. I think that was about 12 years ago, and since then Bed Head has developed from just one wax stick to a whole range of all sorts of products for your hair. The latest product is JOYRIDE. The ad campaign says it's for 'thrill seekers', and call me an old fuddy-duddy if you like, but I don't really know how comfortable I am with … [Read more...]

The Contourist with Temple Spa – and Lady Gaga!

Lady Gaga in Temple Spa mask

Only Lady Gaga could pop on sunglasses for a face mask #selfie! Apparently loads of celebs love taking pics of themselves with masks on, hey, why not? But Lady Gaga's sunglasses-selfie back in May is just brilliant. The mask she's wearing? The Contourist, by Temple Spa.Not familiar with them? Don't worry, many aren't. But you probably should be. Temple Spa are a high-end brand, sold in Selfridges and Harrods, and through consultants, who … [Read more...]

MAC Viva Glam with Miley Cyrus II

Miley Cyrus for Viva Glam

Miley Cyrus returns once again as MAC's Viva Glam campaign spokesperson. The star look very, well, blonde, in the new campaign images for the launch of her two products for this year's charitable launch.So, Miley has launched a super-sexy bright orange lipstick and a co-ordinating lipglass with sparkling pearl shimmer. Be fast if you want these, you know they're going to sell out.The full price less VAT of the Viva Glam Miley Cyrus … [Read more...]

Sophia Webster & TONI&GUY

Sophia Webster for Toni & Guy Fine Hair Trio

We buy our beauty and hair products on how they work, right? But sometimes, we are drawn in by the packaging. We all love a bit of pretty packaging, and are drawn to products on the shelf because of it. So, prepare to throw away your old shampoo etc when you see this fantastic Sophia Webster for TONI&GUY Limited Edition range at a Boots store near you!The bright and brilliant rave-inspired 'Jungle is Massive' SS15 collection from the … [Read more...]

Kim Kardashian, Elizabeth Taylor and Cleopatra…

Kim Kardashian West for Violet Files

What do Cleopatra, Elizabeth Taylor and Kim Kardashian West have in common? Well, most likely nothing, really, but, thanks to US super beauty website/shop/edit/magazine/amazingonlinebeautythingIvejustdiscovered, VIOLET GREY, the three are linked together in a pretty gorgeous makeup cover story with celebrated makeup artist, Pat McGrath. Over her 25+ year career, McGrath has been the makeup brilliance alongside some of the greatest photographers … [Read more...]