Lipstick Queen Girls Will Be Boys Unisex Lipstick

When I told my husband about this new 'unisex' lipstick from Poppy King's Lipstick Queen he looked confused. "Surely ALL lipstick is unisex," was his response. "If I wanted to wear lipstick, I could wear any lipstick, no?" And he's right. I don't get this new launch from Lipstick Queen. I can see the good intention behind it, but I think it's missed the mark spectacularly. In these gender fluid times, surely makeup can be worn by anyone, … [Read more...]

Eve Lom launches NEW Gel Balm Cleanser

I'm going to make a bold statement  - Eve Lom is the Queen of Cleansing. Liz Earle may be next in line, but Eve Lom has this throne, and her latest launch looks set to secure her position on it. I, however, am not an Eve Lom cleanser user. I've used it in the past, but I prefer Liz Earle's Cleanse & Polish if the truth be told, and I flit from balms, to wipes, to lotions and back again. But, Eve Lom Cleanser was genuinely the first of … [Read more...]

Tata Harper Skincare

It's always great to find a new beauty line I've never seen before, and even nicer to find one that is natural. USA brand Tata Harper is a 100% natural and non-toxic brand, created by Tata when her stepfather had cancer and she started to really look at what was in products. The first thing that struck me about the two Tata Harper products I've had a close look at was the smell. I absolutely love 'smelly things' but wow - these nearly damaged my … [Read more...]

Green Lipstick Fairy Tale…

Let's start the week with a fairytale, shall we? A tale of very different women and their quest for that seemingly elusive, perfect, lipstick. Are you sitting comfortably? Then I will begin... Once upon a time, in a land far far away, there lived a beautiful queen who longed to find the perfect rosebud pink lipstick. And try as she might to find that fairy tale perfection, her friends quickly brought her back to reality. “Too sweet!” cried … [Read more...]