The Maybelline Lounge at London Fashion Week

For those who follow my blog or social media accounts, you’ll know that I recently attended London Fashion Week AW15. From an outsider’s perspective, LFW is home to an endless number of catwalk shows, crazy street style outfits and A-listers. … Continue reading

John Frieda Frizz Ease Nourishing Oil Elixir

Gifted PR sample* The love-hate relationship with my unruly hair continues and over the past year or so, hair oils and serums have become my best friend. With dry, frizzy hair like mine, it’s important that I give it the … Continue reading

Clarins Lip Balm Crayons

This season Clarins sprung into spring, bringing us the beautiful and delicate Opalescence collection. Fast-forward through the daffodil and cherry blossom-filled fields and Clarins is back again, making an even bigger statement for summer. Hotter, more vibrant and exotic than … Continue reading

Dermaceutic Laboratoire Mask 15, Oil Reducing Mask

My weekly skincare regime wouldn’t be complete without applying a face mask every Sunday evening. Admittedly, this is something I rarely used to do as I saw the individual foil packets as too much hassle. But up until a couple … Continue reading

Clarins HydraQuench Moisture Replenishing Lip Balm

I’m back on the blogging scene after a long 5 weeks apart from my beloved laptop. I’ve really missed being able to blog regularly, so I thought I’d start off with a beauty related post after being sent Clarins’ new … Continue reading

Spring make-up look

With spring approaching, I decided to create a spring-ready make-up look in eight simple steps… Step 1: I used a natural brown shade from the Sleek eyeshadow palette (in Storm 578 – £7.99) to lightly fill in the eyebrows. Steps … Continue reading

Olfactive Studio Fragrance Discovery Kit

*Gifted PR sample With so many commercialised fragrances, it’s not easy to find an individual scent that only you and a few others will share, so when I was introduced to Olfactive Studio, I was intrigued to discover more. Olfactive … Continue reading

Soft & Gentle Press Day Feb 2014

Just one of the perks of working for a magazine involves attending exciting new launches at press events, so this afternoon I stepped away from the office and popped over to the beautiful St. Martins Lane Hotel for the re-launch … Continue reading

FIRST LOOK: Clarins Opalescence Spring Collection

When Clarins sent me a selection of makeup treats from their Opalescence spring collection there was no hiding my excitement. Having only ever used a small number of Clarins skincare products I was intrigued to discover whether their cosmetics would … Continue reading