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  • Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color

    March 17, 2019

    Summer has come early to my lips – thanks to one of the beautiful new shades of Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color (£28). I am totally smitten with the gorgeous Tahiti Pink colour (on the left…

  • Benefit Roller Liner Eyeliner

    March 4, 2019

    I was little apprehensive when I first clapped eyes on Benefit Roller Liner (£20.50) earlier this year. I’ve been a devotee of liquid eyeliner since I was a student in Paris in the early 1990s and…

  • Lancome Rouge Drama Matte

    February 26, 2019

    Using Lancome Rouge Drama Matte (£27) is like taking a step back to the 1980s. And I don’t just mean in terms of colour… The texture of this matte addition to the Lancome L’Absolu Rouge family is almost…

  • Charlotte Tilbury Wonder Glow

    February 4, 2019

    If one beauty product got me through a horrible January then it was Charlotte Tilbury Wonder Glow Instant Soft Focus Beauty Flash (£38.50). Talk about a beauty pick-me-up … Charlotte Tilbury Wonder Glow made me look…

  • Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Wear Foundation

    January 20, 2019

    Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Wear (£32) is a beautiful foundation. What do I mean by that? Well, if you have to ask, then you’ve never used one. It is a cut above your average base; one…

  • Chanel Le Volume Revolution

    January 15, 2019

    If you’re looking for drama from your mascara, look no further than Chanel Le Volume Revolution (£28), the Chanel mascara which has broken new ground with the way it is manufactured. A sibling to the fabulous Le…

  • Elizabeth Arden Retinol Ceramide Capsules Line Erasing Night Serum

    January 11, 2019

     I have just run out of Elizabeth Arden Retinol Ceramide Capsules Line Erasing Night Serum (£42 for 30) and I’m bereft! These latest capsules from Elizabeth Arden, the US beauty brand which introduced the concept of single-dose ceramide…

  • Chanel Hydra Beauty Micro Liquid Essence

    January 6, 2019

    If your skin is prone to dehydration, Chanel Hydra Beauty Micro Liquid Essence (£70) could turn out to be the ideal product to have on standby – especially at this time of year. Chanel Hydra Beauty…

  • Givenchy Le Rouge Liquide

    January 4, 2019

    Givenchy Le Rouge Liquide (£28) should be top of your beauty shopping list next time you’re looking for something with a wow factor. It’s really quite unlike any of the other liquid lipsticks I’ve (so far)…

  • The Body Shop Intensely Revitalising Cleansing Oil-in-Gel

    December 5, 2018

    The Body Shop Intensely Revitalising Cleansing Oil-in-Gel (£12) is luxury in a tube – I love it! Not only does it give skin a thorough cleanse; it makes the ritual a pleasurable one thanks to the sumptuous texture…