• Revlon Youth Fix concealer

    Revlon Youth FX Fill + Blur Concealer

    November 9, 2017

    Revlon Youth FX Fill  Blur Concealer (£11.99) is one of four products in the recently launched Revlon Youth FX collection, a range of products created to help make users look younger by – as the press…

  • Guerlain Blurring Active Base

    Guerlain Blurring Active Base

    November 7, 2017

    Guerlain Blurring Active Base (£32) is another addition to the new skincare/make-up hybrid category of primers which fake the appearance of flawless skin. This beautiful-smelling (it has the signature Guerlain parma violets-like scent) cream claims to blur…

  • Givenchy Mascara Base

    Givenchy Base Mascara Perfecto

    November 2, 2017

    Givenchy Base Mascara Perfecto (£25) may well be the product you never thought you needed – until you’d given it a whirl. A primer for the lashes which provides a base for your coloured mascara, Givenchy Base Mascara…

  • YSL All Hours Encre de Peau

    YSL All Hours Foundation

    October 30, 2017

    It’s years since I last used a YSL foundation so I was eager to try YSL All Hours Foundation (£33.50), which launched recently. However, it only took one drop to whisk me back in time, so familiar is…

  • GLamGlow Volcasmic

    GlamGlow Volcasmic Matte Glow Moisturizer

    October 27, 2017

    GlamGlow Volcasmic Matte Glow Moisturizer (£39) is the latest product from the Hollywood beauty brand which brought us the Glam Glow GravityMud Mask which I reviewed earlier this year. GlamGlow Volcasmic Matte Glow Moisturizer is a clever…

  • Clarins SOS Comfort Nourishing Balm Mask

    Clarins SOS Comfort Nourishing Balm Mask

    October 23, 2017

    Clarins SOS Comfort Nourishing Balm Mask (£30) is my favourite of the three SOS masks recently launched by the French beauty company and designed to provide instant results. A thick, creamy balm-like mask, Clarins SOS Comfort contains…

  • GOSH Growth Serum-2

    GOSH Brow Growth Serum

    October 20, 2017

    GOSH Brow Growth Serum (£16.99) sells itself as the ideal beauty buy for someone who is challenged in the eyebrow department. At the priciest extreme of the exceptionally good value GOSH range, it promises to stimulate the…

  • Revlon Ultra HD Matte Lipcolor

    Revlon Ultra HD Matte Lipcolor

    October 16, 2017

    Hold the front page! I have found a liquid matte lipstick which I actually enjoy wearing ….  Revlon Ultra HD Matte Lipcolor (£8.99) is without a doubt the best liquid matte lipstick I have tried – and…

  • CLinique Pep Start bubble mask

    Clinique Pep-Start Double Bubble Purifying Mask

    October 12, 2017

    Before I start my review of Clinique Pep-Start Double Bubble Purifying Mask (£24), I should probably point out that I hate water on my face for any length of time. I don’t get my hair or face…

  • e.l.f. eyeshadow duos - use

    e.l.f. Best Friend Eyeshadow Duo

    October 10, 2017

    Sometimes the most innocuous looking products turn out to become firm favourites – which is what happened when I tried e.l.f. Best Friend Eyeshadow Duos (£4.50 each). They cost less than a fiver and come in suitably basic…