The VIDEO: My Top 10 High End Foundations

I’m a great believer in getting the basics right. Let’s face it, makeup is never going to look its best if you haven’t laid the right foundations (no pun intended!) Quite apart from the fact that I’m a skincare geek (more on that to come), getting my base right is more important than just about anything else. If I get that right, I can literally walk out the door with…
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The Nails: Gel Perfect – The 5 Minute Gel-Colour Manicure

There’s nothing I love more than a relaxing evening in front of the TV painting my nails. But the likelihood of waking up with smooth, glossy nails that haven’t been ruined by a night’s sleep is less than minuscule, so the idea of a gel-based maincure has always appealed. Three weeks of chip-free nails that are as glossy as the day they were ‘done’…what’s not to like? But there’s the…
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The Collection: RiRi ♥ M∙A∙C Fall Collection

If May’s launch of MAC RiRi Woo whetted your appetite for all things Rhianna, (which you can read about here), then you’ll be jumping for joy at today’s launch of the full RiRi collection. Full of sumptuous colour (did we expect anything less?), the shades are all full-on yet conversely, very wearable too.   Her Cocoa Eyeshadow Quad Palette Riri Woo Lipstick Talk That Talk Lipstick Lipsticks in highly pigmented…
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THE VIDEO: September Favourites

September’s rather an odd month. Summer is still not really over, but I’m being smothered by the leaves drifting down from the trees. Autumn is most definitely here! I thought I’d have a go at my first ever “favourites” video – a run through of some of my absolute faves over the last month.  It’s mostly makeup, but there’s some hair bits, body bits and even some fitness thrown in…
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One for the Boys: 007 Quantum EDT

Fast cars, beautiful women, cutting edge gadgetry, high octane dangerous situations brushed aside without breaking even a bead of sweat. All served up with a dose of suave sophistication. I’m betting I don’t even have to tell you I’m talking about none other than Bond. James Bond. Licensed to Kill. (Err, can you tell I’m a bit of a fan?) Mention his name and women swoon. Men want to be him,…
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