I love a good bright lipstick. It feels right. It feels somehow like my natural face. Anyway, when Tom Ford brought out the new Matte Lipsticks, I had to try them (my Tom Ford Experience is here), and I ended up with Flame and Ruby Rush. Two reds that pack different punches; Flame is a warm, orange red and Ruby Rush is a beautiful true red with a hint of blue. Here is me wearing first Flame then Ruby Rush. Now…

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When I visited the Harvey Nichols A Beautiful Fairytale event, I got chatting to a skin care specialist in Space NK. We started to compare notes on our favourite cleansers and masks, then a few minutes later I was browsing the Elemental Herbology range. I knew that I had some samples of this brand in my stash, but nothing had got me excited to try them out just yet, until that conversation. The prospect of silky smooth skin, using a product…

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If you follow me on Instagram then you’ll already be aware of the love story that was me and Tom Ford Cream Eyeshadows. I have both Spice and Platinum and have been testing them out for a number of days now. I’m pleased to say that even without priming my eyes, these cream eyeshadows apply smoothly, blend well, and importantly last for over 14 hours without creasing, smearing, or fading. If you’ve never tried this formula before, then prepare yourself…

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There are some things that signal the start of the festive season for me. The arrival of the Birmingham Frankfurt Christmas Market, the switching on of the lights in the city, and a passing visit by Father Christmas. Well, I must have been really good this year because I was invited to a preview with Father Christmas this week, and got to take a very special family with me as guests. There was a magical grotto that has appeared in…

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It’s that time of year again when Selfridges celebrate Christmas a little early with a special discount weekend. There is 20% off across the store with 10% off beauty, wine, and toys (some exclusions apply), so this is the perfect time to do a little Christmas shopping and maybe get yourself a reward for being so shopping savvy. If you are signed up to the Selfridges emails, then you will probably have received this glorious piece of news already. Anyway, here…

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