The VIDEO: My Vacation Beauty Bag…Cabin Luggage Only!

Hola! Packing my beauty bag for holiday is always my favourite bit of getting ready for a trip… which old favourites make the grade, which new ones will I be trying out? For this year’s two week summer break, I decided to take cabin luggage only, I know, don’t ask!  Even then, I’ve managed to bring way too much with me! Check out my video (bit of a long one this…
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The Getaway: Dinner On The Beach

Last night, an impromptu dinner at a chiringuito (restaurant on the beach) meant making a bit more effort than I’ve been making of late while on holiday here in Spain. So it was a case of “slap it on, see how its looks and hope for the best” as it really was too hot to get too busy with the makeup. But as it turned out OK, I though I’d…
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The Heroes: Beauty Sleep Necessities

Holidays are my time to be a little self-indulgent. Lots of good (healthy and not-so!) food, lounging by the pool (in between swimming a few lengths) and catching up on some much needed sleep. But what if all conspires against me in my pursuit of a good night’s sleep? Taking no chances this year, I’ve brought along the necessaries. * Disclaimer: OK, I might be a bit of a princess…
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Ramadan: The Aftermath – Skin Rehydration

  Try not drinking water from sunrise to sunset. Now try doing that for thirty consecutive days. However much water you try to glug down in those few short hours between sunset and the morning, it’s never going to be enough. So post Ramadan, my skin was feeling justifiably dehydrated and dessicated. It was time to take serious action, from the inside out. Lots of water, and lots of Vita…
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The VIDEO: Tom Ford Spending Spree

I’ve been having a bit of a beauty spending splurge recently in a bid to update my skincare and makeup.  I’d heard so much about the Tom Ford contouring duo that I had to try it out, and once there at the Tom Ford counter…. well, you know what that will do to a girl! So I came away with a little collection of Tom Ford-ness, which then, of course…
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