• John Frieda Volume range

    John Frieda Luxurious Volume Core Restore

    July 10, 2017

    I wasn’t sure what to expect from the new John Frieda Luxurious Volume Core Restore collection, a new extension of the Luxurious Volume range. I have very fine long hair – and lots of it – and…

  • Charlotte Tilbury Lip Lustre 2

    Charlotte Tilbury Lip Lustre

    July 2, 2017

    I have never cared much for lip gloss – the tacky texture, the way your hair sticks to it when it’s blown over your lips and then lashes glossy colour across your cheeks when the wind…

  • Chanel Hydra Beauty Micro Cream 2

    Chanel Hydra Beauty Micro Creme

    June 29, 2017

    Chanel Hydra Beauty Micro Creme (£66) is the latest addition to Chanel’s collection of hydrating skincare which I have long loved. The Hydra Beauty Serum in particular is probably one of my all-time favourite skincare items and…

  • Bourjois Volume Reveal Adjustable

    Bourjois Volume Reveal Adjustable

    June 26, 2017

    Bourjois Volume Reveal Adjustable (£9.99) is quite possibly the mascara you have been waiting your whole made-up life for … This new sibling to the wonderful Volume Reveal, which has been my very favourite mascara since it…

  • Rimmel Insta-Matte powder

    Rimmel Insta Fix & Matte

    June 24, 2017

    Rimmel Insta Fix & Matte (£4.99) comes from Rimmel’s new capsule collection of make-up products designed to make us all selfie-ready (whether we like it or not!?). The Insta range comprises products designed to be easy…

  • Benefit Dandelion

    Benefit Dandelion Twinkle

    June 21, 2017

    What a pretty product Benefit Dandelion Twinkle (£24.50) is! It’s a new sister product to the original Dandelion, Benefit’s cult brightening face powder which came out a decade ago and has already spawned several spin-offs. Whereas Dandelion is an…

  • Formula Radiance Reveal Peel

    Formula Innovate Radiance Reveal

    June 19, 2017

    It’s not often that a product I’m sent to try immediately becomes a staple in my beauty routine, but Formula Innovate Radiance Reveal (£17.50) has turned out to be one of those. Part of Marks & Spencer’s…

  • Givenchy Rouge Interdit

    Givenchy Rouge Interdit

    June 16, 2017

    Ooh-la-la. I have fallen completely in love with the recently relaunched Givenchy Rouge Interdit lipsticks. They are things of utter joy to anyone who appreciates luxury, elegance, beauty and sensuousness. Unlike some creamy lipsticks which drag…

  • Estee Lauder cleansing balm

    Estée Lauder Advanced Night Micro Cleansing Balm

    June 15, 2017

    Estée Lauder keeps bringing out fabulous cleansers – and Estée Lauder Advanced Night Micro Cleansing Balm (£37) is no exception. In fact, it’s my new favourite – especially since my skin has been a little more dehydrated and…