Estee Lauder NEW Perfectionist Pro UV Fluid SPF45

I'm not sure what category you'd put this new Estee Lauder product into, but it is the last step in your skincare regime, so probably a primer - with SPF benefits. The new Estée Lauder Perfectionist Pro UV Fluid SPF 45 is a hybrid to help protect your skin against those damaging UVA/UVB rays, and a whole lot more, including pollution. So, how does it work? First of all it uses a patent-pending formula featuring Lauder's Tiger Lily Extract … [Read more...]

Clarins launch SOS Primer range

Clarins launch a new range of primers at the end of the month - the SOS Primer collection. It's a biggie, and it's great. I am already regularly using two of the six available and I love the results. Basically, these primers all do different things, targeting different imperfections on your skin. There are six of them - and they give the perfect colour correction to the skincare concern, just where you need it. So, you can easily take … [Read more...]

Murad Invisiblur supports The Prince’s Trust

Murad have launched a Limited Edition version of their skincare hero product, Invisiblur, to support The Prince's Trust in their 40th year. The skincare brand will be donating £10 from every one of their Limited Edition Invisiblur Perfecting Shield SPF30 (£69.50) sold. "At Murad we strive to make younger generations feel worthy of having a bright future and working with The Prince’s Trust means we can support our future generations by … [Read more...]

Bobbi Brown’s Instant Confidence Stick

Bobbi Brown launched her Instant Confidence Stick this month, and I'm not sure I love the name to be honest. I don't know if I think a little stick of makeup primer can give anyone instant confidence, nor should it. Maybe you're absoutely confident and fine without it?! But, if you feel the need to blur out the imperfections, and if you are a beauty junkie like me, you'll at least be curious about something, well, a bit different … [Read more...]

MAC Mineralize Timecheck

Now, here's a product I've been advised to wear on my left HAND at  my wedding, to make it look beautiful, soft and smooth in any 'wedding ring photo'! MAC's new Mineralize Timecheck is a primer, essentially. MAC are getting heavily into their skincare again - watch this space. This product is infused with nourishing minerals and ingredients that fight against time. Obviously it's not magic, and it doesn't suddenly make your skin young … [Read more...]

Meet BeneFit’s ‘SpyGal’ the super hero with a war against pores!

  How cute is SpyGal? Almost my favourite female superhero (but Hit Girl just edges it), SpyGal is the new (perfectly smooth) face of the BeneFit Primer, The Porefessional. And it's no ordinary primer - this is the No1 primer in the UK and Ireland! It quickly minimizes the appearance of pores and fine lines, is dual-action to prime and touch-up during the day, helps keep your makeup stay put, is oil-free and lightweight, and gives … [Read more...]