No excuse not to cleanse anymore…!

As a beauty editor, you get sent all sorts of things to try and it’s all too easy to get blase and even a little disillusioned with the myriad of products that come your way. So when you come across something that you know you won’t be able to live without, it’s time to shout it from the rooftops! Especially when you’ve bought it with your own hard-earned pennies! Elemis’s…
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A pop of COLOUR!

Those make-up mavens at Estee Lauder have done it again! I’m normally a huge colour-phobe, and although I know that Asian skin-tones can take a stronger colour, I’ll always shy away from it, preferring instead to take the safe (and somewhat boring!) option. So you can imagine my initial horror when I first saw the new make-up, available from 26th April, from the Bronze Goddess launching for Summer, for tanned…
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Spring Clean Your Foundation

I’ve long been a fan of mineral make-up and have been using Bare Minerals SP15 Foundation for over four years now, so you’d think there wouldn’t be anything new there to write about…. but you’d be wrong! The new “Click, Lock and Go” feature being launched on their new pots means that it’s now even easier and less potentially messy to make sure I’m putting only 100% pure minerals on…
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Chocolate Lovers Unite

I am loving the new Ikove Acai Chocolate Age-Resisting Serum, £18.99, for giving all the anti-oxidant properties of dark chocolate without the calories! Loaded with exotic ingredients from the Amazonian Rainforest including acai berries that have 10 times the antioxidant potency of grapes, radiance restoring rosehip and pure cocoa packed with anti-oxidants it’s the naturally indulgent treat to feed the skin. Just smooth the super light serum over clean skin…
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Prescriptives Beauty RIP

Well, I’ve been away from the blog for a couple of months or so, but that’s a long time in the world of beauty, Most pressing (and depressing) news of all is that Prescriptives skincare and make-up will be closed down by it’s parent company, Estee Lauder at the end of January next year. So it’s time to stock up on your favourites before they disappear from beauty counters forever.…
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