Chanel favourites: oldish and very new

I’ve been keeping something to myself which has pretty much been a firm favourite of mine since last September. I am absolutely love plum and prune colours on brown or hazel eyes. I have done so for years, ever since I bought a plum Nars eyeshadow back in the 90s. So you can imagine my […]

My review of four new volumizing mascaras

Glamour Max, Grow Luscious, Scandaleyes and Extase are in the running

I’m such a sucker for all the hype surrounding mascaras: ‘volumise your lashes’, ‘maximise your lashes’, ‘condition and volumise your lashes’. I desperately want to believe that that miracle mascara is out there that will give me that ‘false lash’ look without having to go to all the hassle and expense of actually getting false […]

My October FOTD

My October FOTD

Let’s talk nails…!

I’ve found quite a few fantastic buys this month. Top of the list would most definitely have to be OPI’s ‘Avoplex: Nail & Cuticle Replenishing Oil’ which seems to have sorted out my nails a treat, after the battering they received following my brief encounter with false nails of one kind or another. I have […]

Stop press: mascara update!

For the last few months I have been diligently researching ‘Lancome’ mascaras, and in particular ‘Hypnose Drama’ (sorry I still haven’t figured out how to put the ‘hats’ on top of these words!) which I bought around Christmas last year, and has only just run out. I thought it was about time that reported on my findings, […]