Let It Glow!

LET IT GLOW! It's the festive season, so definitely time to crack out the highlighter with the bubbly, and get a glow to rival any angel's halo! Highlighting is BIG beauty news - and it's all about the glow, with an added little bit of sparkle, at this time of year. So, we've had a look at some of the best highlighters out there, in all formulas, and picked six of the best. 1. No7 Skin Illuminator, £12.50, Boots  This comes in Nude or Bronze, … [Read more...]

Bag it Up!

Is there any more fun than rummaging in a pal's cosmetic bag? Just don't stick your fingers in their products. This happened to me on a train journey once with a beauty blogger I had just met. Outrageous! Now, if, like me, you like doing your makeup on the move, then you're not going to want to take out some grubby old bag in public are you? So treat yourself to a new one - the more fun the better. Gorgeous leather animal motifs, bright and … [Read more...]

Christmas Gifts for Her

Got someone female to buy a gift for? Of course you have. So here are a few suggestions, for all beauty fans, from skincare to makeup, big and small. A beauty gift is a gorgeous, pampering thing to receive, big or small. We hope your gift recipients like some of our suggestions.   BENEFIT MAGICAL BROW STARS, £49.50 Benefit is THE brow brand, so if you are going to get a brow lover a gift this Christmas, then look no further than this … [Read more...]

Party Season Makeup Deals

It's party season! Don't try and deny it - it's December tomorrow, and if you've not already been to at least one festive event, you need to re-evaluate your social life! With party season, comes party makeup. Glitter, sparkle, more is more, etc, etc. And when you've done your makeup, you want it to last, right? Don't be spraying hairspray on your face either, when there's things like Misslyn's Stay With me! Matte Fixing Spray on the market.  … [Read more...]

Black Friday Beauty Offers

It's Black Friday this week - and there are all sorts of deals out there, on all sorts of products,from all sorts of brands. It's a bit overwhelming, and who knows if it's really worth it? Or are you just buying because you get caught up in the hype? I've had loads of info sent to me for beauty offers for this coming weekend, so here are a few that I think are pretty decent: Elemis is a lovely brand, and it's not the cheapest, so when you are … [Read more...]

Guerlain’s Christmas Cosmic Beauty

If, like me, you love all things retro and vintage then you are going to adore one part of Guerlain's 2018 Cosmic Christmas Collection more than the rest. The Ladies In All Climates compact is adorable! It's a re-edition of a cult travel-size powder created in 1897! It has a fine texture which events out and mattifies theskin with a sheer finish. It sets makeup and illuminates your skin with a natural glow. Not that I would want to use it … [Read more...]

Bare Minerals Christmas Masterclass Event

I spent an evening last week at a BareMinerals masterclass  - Scottish press, bloggers, and influencers were give a helpful demo by the brand's National Makeup Artist, Gina Fitt. Obviously she can't be at multiple locations this week, but the in-store makeup artists will do a brilliant job at the masterclass events in stores this Thursday, November 8. Click on this link for more info on the events this week - you just need to call ahead and … [Read more...]

Makeup Deals for Halloween

Are you heading out this weekend for Hallowe'en? Have you seen some of the AMAZING makeup tutorials out there on social media? We are currently loving French vlogger and Youtuber, Marion Moretti AKA @marioncameleon. She has uploaded a horror-themed look every day this October - you must check them out on her instagram! This black cat is anything but cute!   View this post on … [Read more...]

NEW Charlotte Tilbury Eyeshadow Palettes

If you are in the Cult of Charlotte, you probably know all about the new Luxury Palette of Pops already. What are fans of this massively successful brand called? Tilburians? Charlottans? Hmmm, that maybe doesn't sound right!  Charlettes?! Whatever, there are a lot of you out there, and CT just keeps on producing new products. The latest are these Luxury Palette of Pops  - eyeshadow palettes that are all glittery, perfect for this time of … [Read more...]

Bobbi Brown Pinks With Purpose for Breast Cancer Month

Another Breast Cancer Awareness Month product just landed on my desk - two actually, in the shape of these lovely Pinks With Purpose from Bobbi Brown. An Estee Lauder company, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics has launched this cute lipstick duo for this year's Breast Cancer Campaign. Evelyn H.Lauder co-created the Pink Ribbon in 1992, and it has become the universal symbol for breast health. The Breast Cancer Campaign has raised more than $76 million … [Read more...]