Get a Pep-Start with Clinique

Pep Start with Clinique

Clinique's new eye cream, Pep Start, has launched with a heavy social media campaign, and its very own hashtag - #imin. Are you in? The new eye cream contains a blend of seven peptides (hence the name) to help maintain collagen that can be threatened by stress, fatigue and lack of sleep - the tell-tale signs of a busy life!This little bright orange tube contains a cream that, according to Clinique, will help eyes look vibrant, refreshed … [Read more...]

Alpha H Absolute Eye Cream SPF15

Alpha H Absolute Eye Cream SPF15

Here's one to set the TV timer for - the launch of a brilliant new Alpha H product as part of a QVC TSV (that's a Today's Special Value, in QVC-speak!). Let's deal with that deal first. The date is August 13, and the Alpha H Absolute Eye Cream SPF15 will launch on that date exclusively as part of this deal. The TSV will be priced under £40 and will contain the new full size Eye Cream (usual price £46), a supersize 500ml cleanser (choice of … [Read more...]

Renewed Hope from Philosophy

Philosophy Renewed Hope In a Jar

Can it really be EIGHTEEN YEARS since Philosophy launched their iconic moisturiser, Hope In a Jar? YES! I reckon it arrived a few years later than 1996 in the UK, but I can remember trying it as a rookie beauty writer, about 15 years ago! As it comes of age, Hope In a Jar has been renewed - Renewed Hope In a Jar is now an all-day-skin-renewing moisturiser, with a brand new texture, and scent too.The new formula  grants three of the most … [Read more...]

Darphin Ideal Resource Anti-Dark Circle Eye Illuminator

Darphin under eye cream

Loads of AW14 beauty collections seem to be about eye makeup, and the focus on the eyes, so, it's just as well this little beauty from Darphin is launching then, isn't it?!Darphin's Ideal Resource Anti-Dark Circle Eye Illuminator is a big name for a little product, but it has big claims. It's a specialised treatment for the eye contour area and it delivers a triple action for the specific needs of this fragile area to create instant radiance, a … [Read more...]

Estee Lauder relaunch Advanced Night Repair Eye

estee lauder new advanced night repair eye serum II

Estee Lauder will launch new versions of their Advanced Night Repair Eye Serum, and Eye Cream from August.  Last July, Estee Lauder relaunched their Advanced Night Repair - the new Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II was born, and I absolutely love it. I blogged about that relaunch on here. These two new relaunches of the Advanced Night Repair eye products happen next week. If you haven't tried Advanced Night Repair in any … [Read more...]

The Eyes Have it for Clinique


Another year, another eye cream. really shouldn't dismiss eye creams- they're very important, as this skin is very delicate and the first to show signs of ageing. And this new eye cream from Clinique is a targeted anti-ageing product.Clinique Repairwear Laser Focus Wrinkle Correcting Eye Cream will do three things - repair UV damage and protect against environmental aggressors; visibly improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles and … [Read more...]

Elemis Eyes


I love Elemis. They're one of the great British brands, and their products are excellent and I am always excited by a new launch of theirs.The latest is their Pro-Collagen Advanced Eye Treatment. It's part of their anti-ageing collection, and is a serum. That's the first thing I love about it. Eye creams can sometimes be too thick for the delicate skin in that area, so a serum is perfect. It's taken the Elemis lab boffins three years to develop … [Read more...]

Eve Lom Eye Duo


Eyecreams. They're like buses. None for ages, and suddenly I'm trying them all at once! I blogged about a new Zelens one I was using the other week. But, after nearly a week of earlier than usual rises thanks to visiting my brother and his family, and his chirpy little nephew, I need eye solutions by the bucketload!So, I was delighted to try out two gorgeous Eve Lom products. Eve Lom has ardent fans who rave about it. I'm not one of … [Read more...]

Eye Cream…is it worth it?


I have a 'thing' about eye creams. I go through phases of using them. I get loads to try, but I always forget to incorporate it into my beauty routine (which already includes around six trillion products at times!). But I have been trying a few new eye creams, and am happy to report that this Zelens Triple Action, Advanced Eye Cream, is a good'un!Created by Dr Marko Lens, this is part of a whole range of his products. He's a consultant … [Read more...]