Metallic Gloss Liquid Lipsticks

Hey Hey I have been wanting to write this post for a while and fear if I leave it any longer liquid lipsticks will have been replaced by something else (glue on smiles ) maybe ? Anyway, I know I know that Matte Liquid lipsticks are all the thing, and I would love to say, Oh yes I wear nothing else dahhling as I am so hip and trendy, I DON'T, I have tried, lord knows I have but I have yet to find one that doesn't go out of it's merry way to highlight every crack and crevice i… Read more

Daniel Sandler Sculpt and Slim

Contouring, nontouring schmontouring, does it fill you with joy or dread ? Here's the thing, every single face you see nowadays on the Internet , TV or magazines is all about reshaping and highlighting what God gave you......I am still waiting for the body contouring palette to arrive which would be the size of the yellow pages ! I am not about the attempt to get clever here and tell you I am an expert of such things and how you should be doing it, Oh no; I have had my trial and err… Read more

Vincent Longo Pearl X Eyeshadow + Vincent Longo Lip and Cheek Gel Stain

Hi My Loves As you know from previous posts I am really quite getting into Vincent Longo Cosmetics since their launch in the UK from the US this year, You can see previous posts here or by using the search bar on the blog. This time round I have been playing with the beauty that is Pearl X Eyeshadow in the shade Gypsy Rose £19.00, now I say shade but really should be quoting shades, there are a myriad to choose from in this beautiful hand made Italian compact, and I bet you will love th… Read more

A very hard post to write

Hiya Darlins As I write this post I am sat in a hospital bed feeling somewhat of a fraud, I am in an isolated care room on the acute medical unit of my Local Hospital ( if it's good enough for Peter Andre it's good enough for me ) As you know if you are regular reader, my attitude to life is one of tongue in cheek humour with a huge dose of sarcasm thrown in for good measure, I tend not to take life too seriously and my blog posts never contain anything too personal, as I think … Read more

Skin by Herbalife

Herbalife ?  what's the first thing you think of ? certainly not skincare I'll bet. The company will hate me for saying this but I was very underwhelmed at the thought of trying this, and I thought, if I am honest it was a bit of a gimmick.  Well shame on me, I am embarrassed to even admit that I thought that in the first place as I definitely did the company an injustice, which just proves first thoughts aren't always the right ones, and you would have thought at this age … Read more

Fountain from Deciem

OK Lovelies what diminishes with age ?  nope, not memory, girlish figure, or the will to live ! It is Hyaluronic Acid, yes yes I know you probably know that, but for those of us that don't, why do you need this magic substance ?  well grab a cuppa and let's chat. Hyaluronic acid From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Hyaluronic acid Hyaluronic acid ( HA ; conjugate base hyaluronate ), also called hyaluronan , is an anionic , nonsulfated glycosaminoglycan distributed widely throughout connecti… Read more

The Ordinary from Deciem

These I had to share, I have just been online shopping having heard the news that one of my absolute favourite skincare brands have introduced a new range that is accessible to any budget THE ORDINARY by Deciem is anything but ordinary, full of the best ingredients at prices that I first thought were mistakes. I chose a couple of bits just to sample the range there are 10 items in the collection. For  "him indoors" I chose Buffet at 12.70 a complete collection making it simple… Read more

Daniel Sandler Invisible Radiance Foundation & Concealer

Hello Gorgeous  This !  what a clever idea from the beauty Icon known as Daniel Sandler. I love the idea, packaging and the brand, read previous post  here  . Having a huge collection of foundations, mostly redundant, as having mature ( I love that word ) skin.   I am incredibly fussy I didn't really expect any miracles, although I absolutely love the concept of foundation and concealer in one easy pot saving the hassle of finding matching shades, plus it's a pretty good money save… Read more

Roger & Gallet Le Soin Aura Mirabilis Skincare

Hiya Darlin This is something you may never have heard of and would be forgiven for thinking of Roger & Gallet as a perfumers creating fabulous fragrance and soaps since 1862.  Now they have produced what is in my opinion one of the most stylish and beautiful ranges  I have seen in a long while Le Soin Aura Mirabilis is a range of 4 products each created with 18 distilled officinal plants each one individually chosen for it's healing properties. Ultra Fine Cleansing Mask Beauty Vi… Read more

Make Up Set Including Case

Hi Loves This is a very quick post that I wanted to share with you, if you have Daughters / Grandaughters / Nieces or little sisters that have just started getting into make up, this kit is perfect and at such a mad price It actually made me double take, as ever I was searching for more storage for my ever expanding collection and spotted this case only to discover that for £24.99 with free postage it included 63 other items ! The best thing about this has to be the case, Ideal for keep… Read more

Vincent Longo Water Canvas Blush

I have previously written about the amazing Brand Vincent Longo prior to their launch in the UK  Here  and  Here , this time we are testing out the Vincent Longo Water Canvas Blush, it comes in 4 shades and the shade I have tested out here is Swan Lake a gorgeous subtle pink that I think would suit most if not all colourings. As always with this brand the secret is water well, Vincent Longo "Microwater" to be exact, it cleverly identifies any dry patches and boots them with moist… Read more

Dermalogica Phyto Replenish Oil

Hiya My Loves As you know I recently had the most amazing facial from Dermalogica at the HQ In Guildford Surrey, read about it here. It was while I was there I first learned about the new Phyto Replenish Oil that had just been released, so many people are scared of oils, this will  not make your skin a greasy mess and it will not  produce spots, now we have that out of the way I can tell you  what It will do, this next generation formula takes a three stage approach to replenishing lipi… Read more