Glossier Launches in the UK

Glossier Launches in the UK

Beauty fiends the world over have been losing their shit over Glossier, the real-life beauty brand created by editors, for like-minded folk. And until this month UK dwellers had to take a trip across the pond to the US, Canada or Puerto Rico to get access to their shipping. As an online company Glossier relies on the types of glowing reviews that have projected them to viral status, but New Yorkers are also treated to the flagship Glossier Showroom experience in down towns SoHo. On a recent work trip, I carved out time for a visit armed with an extensive shopping list, and an open mind. Read on for my thoughts ahead of the U.K. online store launch this October 9th…
View Post

Fenty Beauty | Pale Foundation & Highlighter review

Fenty Beauty | Pale Foundation & Highlighter review

Fenty Beauty. The new make-up collection from Rihanna has been causing THE biggest stir in the beauty community, and regardless of the expected attention this best-selling artist was bound to command, the fact that she launched with a whopping 40 shades of foundation has got people freaking out, and  justifiably so. I picked up a couple of products from the NYC, Times Square Sephora store just a few weeks after its launch there…

View Post

Real Techniques PowderBleu Collection | Cruelty Free Review

Real Techniques PowderBleu Collection | Cruelty Free Review

Real Techniques are a staple on my beauty dressing table, from the Bold Metals, to the individuals and sets, they’re a reliable – and budget-friendly – choice when it comes to make-up brushes, and the new Real Techniques PowderBleu is a stunningly welcome (and cruelty-free) addition to the range…
View Post

Discontinued L’Oreal Casting Creme Gloss Cherry Red | Boots Botanics Dark Red

Discontinued L’Oreal Casting Creme Gloss Cherry Red | Boots Botanics Dark Red

To my utter horror I found out at the end of July that my long-loved colour, L’Oreal Casting Creme Gloss Semi-permanent hair dye in Cherry Red 406 was being discontinued. It had been unavailable in Superdrug and Boots on the shelf, and a quick google roused my suspicions further. I tweeted L’Oreal, and my fears were confirmed. Thus begins the hunt for a new semi-permanent red…

View Post

Festival ready glitter tutorials

Festival ready glitter tutorials

 

I’m a bit of a magpie, and will sneak a little glitter into any make-up look where possible regardless of the season, so summer to me means one thing – going OTT on sparkle and glitz! The Secret Garden Party, my favourite festival of the year, is under two weeks away, so if you’re ready to discovered your inner glitter bug, then read on…
View Post