Expensive Skin in a Bottle (and Compact!)

Expensive Skin in a Bottle (and Compact!)

Dramatic evening and smokey-eye looks aside, most of the time, what I'm after when I'm doing my daily makeup is a better, groomed version of myself. Something that looks like I've made an effort but really, I want you to think I'm naturally as beautiful as the makeup has made me. Effectively, I want to look like the luxury, high-end…
The Springtime Shakedown #TimeToTone

The Springtime Shakedown #TimeToTone

Easter holidays are literally around the corner and for me, that means bikini season is well and truly here. Not for me the luxury of waiting until the summer months before I have to peel off and bare all, oh no! That would be too easy. No, I have to head off to the sun for an Easter break where…
The VIDEO: Catching up on Vlogs!

The VIDEO: Catching up on Vlogs!

This post needs no real explanation! I've been really behind on editing my vlogs as I've been so busy on snapchat every day (make sure to add me - my snapchat name is @Ambarina.Hasan) but I'm catching up now and there are three new vlogs for your viewing pleasure! Click through to watch in full HD glory on YouTube here…
New In: Urban Decay & NARS Eye & Cheek Palettes (Limited Edition)

New In: Urban Decay & NARS Eye & Cheek Palettes (Limited Edition)

What is it about the words Limited Edition that always set my heart a-flutter? Most recently, it's been skipping the odd beat for the new Limited Edition palettes from Urban Decay and NARS - two of my favourite makeup brands that always manage to slay when it comes to shade selection, creamy formulas and on-point pigmentation. Palette lovers are currently spoilt…
The Bumpy Battle to Combat Cellulite

The Bumpy Battle to Combat Cellulite

Yup, it's coming round to that time of year again when the summer holidays are looming, the bikini ads are bombarding us and the lure of a midriff-bearing crop top becomes all too much to bear. A couple of years ago I turned to the fab duo from Karin Herzog (you can read more about that here) to beat those bumps…
Spring Nails at Crabtree & Evelyn

Spring Nails at Crabtree & Evelyn

I always love it when I'm surprised by a brand. Crabtree & Evelyn isn't a name I would normally think of when contemplating a new nail colour, but that's all changed now that I've tried their gorgeous collection of Spring shades for nails. I'm wearing Lilac, a beautiful, wearable shade, the perfect shade of lilac, just as the name suggests. It's…
Four Steps to Beautiful Hair with Vatika (sp)

Four Steps to Beautiful Hair with Vatika (sp)

*** Join me, Vatika and Superdrug for a Haircare Twitter Q&A on Thursday 3rd March at 7pm GMT - we'll be answering all your haircare concerns and there'll be some fab giveaways too! Send me your questions and get involved! *** Just as I have a routine for my skincare (you can check out my morning skincare here), I also have…
THE VIDEO: Hair Masks – How & Why I Use Them

THE VIDEO: Hair Masks – How & Why I Use Them

I'm a bit of a hair mask addict (as you might have guessed if you're a regular reader), so here's a little video I've made (in collaboration with Vatika and Superdrug) to show you how to get the best out of them and why they're so important. Make sure to click through here to watch on YouTube to see it…
REN Keep Young & Beautiful Instant Brightening Beauty Shot Eye Lift

REN Keep Young & Beautiful Instant Brightening Beauty Shot Eye Lift

It's not often I'll post about a new skincare product within a week of trialling it, but I've been so impressed by the new eye cream from REN after just three days that I had to tell you about it as soon as I could! If you're a regular reader (welcome back!) then you'll know finding a good eye cream is…
Askinology – Facial & Aesthetic Clinic | Review

Askinology – Facial & Aesthetic Clinic | Review

I'm not the most decisive of people (it can take me ages just to choose a colour when having a manicure!) but when I visited the Askinology clinic facial bar and checked out the facial 'menu' I knew exactly which one I had to go for: Plump It Up; a hydrating, restorative facial that tackles dull, lacklustre skin with gentle exfoliation and…