Valentine, Galentine – 5pm Beauty Deals

Valentine's Day next week might be a big night for you, and it might not. Maybe you will celebrate it as Galentine's Day with your pals. Whatever you chose to do, it's a great excuse to bag yourself a beauty deal, and treat yourself to a treatment. Maybe you want your bits waxed, maybe you just fancy getting your makeup done, or your hair blow-dried? Maybe nails are your thing. There are loads of deals on the 5pm Spa and Beauty site perfect for … [Read more...]

Sunshine Yellow Beauty

Inspired by the launch of the Marc Jacobs Daisy Sunshine I blogged about on here this week, I decided to pull together more beautiful sunny yelllow beauty bits. How bright and beautiful a colour yellow is, and I defy you to not be cheered up just looking at this sunny lot! 1.This gorgeous yellow nail polish from Chanel, is Giallo Napoli from last year's Spring Collection, which I blogged about when Chanel hadn't removed us from their … [Read more...]

Vegan beauty in Veganuary

Veganuary! It's everywhere - even here! Yes, there are loads of vegan beauty products out there. Probably loads more than you'd even think - but why would beauty products have loads of animal product in them?! Anyway, I've been bombared with Veganuary press releases since, ooh, way back in October, maybe. So, I've picked a few vegan beauty products to share with you here. Nourish London's KALE 3D Cleanse (£25, nourishlondon.com) deeply … [Read more...]

Guerlain’s Spring 2019 Morning Love Collection

It's spring! Well, not really, but it is at the beauty counters, as the spring collections drop this month. Guerlain's spring 2019 collection is all pastel-prettiness, with a beautiful highlighter powder at the heart of it. The Météorites Highlighter Duo (£45) is lovely - and who doesn't love a highlighter these days?! This one unites holographic pink and lilac, which perfectly capture the light and create a fresh and easy-to-use strobing … [Read more...]

Bobbi Brown’s Lucky in Luxe Lips

Bobbi Brown launched a new lip collection earlier this month, and some new shades of an old favourite. The Lucky In Luxe Collection is a Valentine's Day launch - yes we are going there already! Basically it's the brand's Luxe Lipstick with some cute red trim packaging, and some new shades, most of them Limited. I like it because it's red. Imperial Red is a brilliant true red, and the packaging is lovely. If you love a Bobbi Lip, then treat … [Read more...]

New Benefit Roller Liner Eyeliner

Benefit start 2019 with the launch of it's latest liquid eyeliner  - the Roller Liner Eyeliner. Not a brow product! But still very much in the eye area! The Roller Liner Eyeliner is a simple liquid eyeliner in a pen. It offers precise definition, and has a matte finish - what doesn't these days in beauty, right?! It's waterproof, and will last 24 hours if you want it to. And it comes in black AND brown. If you've never tried brown eyeliner, … [Read more...]

Get Selfie-ready with Clarins this Spring

Clarins' new spring collection - out this month - is all about getting #selfie-ready. I wouldn't normally associate the Clarins customer with a selfie, but the brand is obviously trying to attract a different generation. And they might just do it with this lovely little spring collection. I am a Clarins fanatic anyway - I love the brand - skincare, makeup, suncare, all of it! These new products are lovely. The Limited Edition Ready In A Flash … [Read more...]

Party Prep with 5pm Deals

It's party time! Hogmanay is the biggest night of the year, and if you're off out partying, you need to look the part too, right? That means everything needs work - from brows to lashes, hair to nails, and of course, your makeup. But it doesn't need to cost the earth if you log on to 5pm Spa and Beauty, and take advantage of all the brilliant deals. Also, go take a look at the gorgeous 5pm customers who have had some amazing makeovers this … [Read more...]

Futuristic Silver Beauty

Futuristic fun for the New Year! Drop the festive gold and bring out the sci-fi silver. Everything is shiny and chrome in the future, right?! I love a bit of silver for New Year's Eve, and there are loads of brilliant silver beauty bits around. I'm not sure if I would go as far as silver lips, but a bit of silver sparkle is definitely a Hogmanay must. If you do want to go all out for those metallic lips, then Too Faced Metallic Sparkle in … [Read more...]

Festive Red and Gold

Some colours are synonymous with the festive season, and red and gold are definitely two of them. Gorgeous reds and golds are brilliant makeup shades too -  for lips, eyes and nails. Let's start with lips. Gorgeous red lips look even more festive with a golden glittery shine through them. And if you are feeling really brace, how about a full gold lip? Perhaps a bright pillar box red is the lip you want to see you through the festive season? I … [Read more...]