We did it! I’m a proud new mama 

WE have a brand new (and super cute) addition to our family.  We’re completely overwhelmed with love and more »

The Review: Laura Mercier Silk Creme Photo Edition Foundation 

I LOVE LOVE LOVE this foundation so much I’m already worrying that it may become discontinued or run more »

Preparing for maternity leave

THERE are two more working weeks until I start maternity leave and I’m filled with a great joy more »

The Review: RMK Refreshing Gel

AFTER 10 years writing about beauty on and off, I’ve never actually come across a product quite like more »

The Review: RMK Skintuner Smoother

THERE’S such a a lot of choice available when it comes to slathering products onto your face.  Back in the 90s when I was a teen, it was all about ‘cleanse, tone and moisturise’ (and I never got into that either, tbh) but nowadays there are so many products that you can apply morning noon more »

Brighton and the bargain Bugaboo

ESCAPING London for the day can be such a treat.  Admittedly, it might not be the cheapest day trip to scarper off to Brighton for a few hours (£27ish return) but going to the seaside for the day hasn’t lost any of its charm since I was a little nipper. Speaking of such, I have more »

Rituals <3

I DON’T think I’ve written a post singing the praises of Rituals before and as they are one of the most underrated brands in my eyes, I thought it was time to holler about their virtues.  Surprisingly not many people know about this brand – despite them having a major presence in airports and train more »

The Review: Benefit’s Roller Lash

MASCARAS are very personal beauty items.  In my mind, what works for you may not work for me. more »

My favourite bath oil for a cold winter’s eve

EVERY night in winter I look forward to a glass of wine and a candlelit hot bath. Whether more »

The hunt for the perfect shampoo and conditioner

IN SCHOOL a friend and I decided that having clean hair meant we had a good day… Scruffy, more »

The Review: Ayurveda Health Spa & Beauty Centre, London

THE first time I had an Ayuyrveda massage it was pretty awkward. I was in India and, flanked by two women, lay there completely starkers as they slathered me in oil and whooshed their hands all over my body. There wasn’t a whole lot of ‘massage’ going on, and the sensation was incredibly ticklish which more »

The Film Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

WHILST long time fans of the Turtles legacy – be it the animated series of the late 80s/early 90s more »

What a girl wants?

NO, we’re not talking about the 90’s hit song, but raising a question that has baffled men for over centuries – just what is it that that us women want? Besides fashion and a caring partner, all women love to have fun! A night out at a local pub or a night in at the comfort of more »