Beauty Category

The Lush life’s giving me a rush – discovering skincare at Lush!

From an early age my Nan would go on and on and on about how important it is to look after your skin. When I was eleven I really didn’t care but thank god Nan persisted and got me in the habit from an early age. Over a decade later *ahem – it’s rude to […]

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A 15 minute make over for flawless skin at Clinique

Recently I had a quick make over at Clinique* helping me to create a flawless base for blogging and vlogging. Take a look at the results…

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Get the glow with make up from The Body Shop

What better way to start the summer than trying some new make up bits to enhance your look to suit the season ahead. A make up master class with The Body Shop at West Quay in Southampton* has me chasing that summer glow! Take a look at the products that will help you achieve a […]

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I got Lush in my bag – SWAG! The Lush limited edition swag pop-up in Poole

I got Lush in my bag, SWAG! The Lush headquarters in Poole have recently been transformed into a pop-up shop full of limited edition ethically sourced swag! It’s on for a very limited time only and the swag is exclusive to the store. I went down for a visit and took loads of snaps so […]

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On the panel at Emma’s Beautique hosted by Capital FM

Emma’s Beautique is Capital FM‘s annual beauty event on the south coast. It brings beauty brands together to showcase the latest trends in make up and skincare and it’s presented by Capital breakfast host Emma Jo Real Davies. I went from being a guest to a panelist Emma’s Beautique, a Capital FM beauty event, in […]

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The Lush cream that’s a total dream for eczema

Hot weather, cold weather, snow, never ending rain and a miniature spring heat wave. My skin has taken an absolute beating over the past few weeks from the roller coaster British weather. The ups and downs have brought my eczema, which was under control, back and more aggressive than before. However, it’s not all bad, […]

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Achieving that on-screen look with MAC cosmetics

Let’s face it, make up for the screen is a lot different to your every day look. At the moment I’m trying to find my feet with my photographic and video make up. Someone, whoever you are, nominated me for a free make over with MAC, in John Lewis West Quay, for International Women’s Day. […]

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An Easter treat at YSL – the new Touche Eclat All-In-One Glow Foundation

On my quest to achieve a better on camera look for my vlog, I was invited to my local Yves Saint Laurent counter at Debenhams to try the new Touche Eclat All-In-One Glow Foundation. At the same time I had my make up done and discovered a few other beauty products from the famous fashion […]

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Halloween with MAC Cosmetics

It was a Friday 13th to remember this year as I spent it in a MAC Cosmetics lock in! Find out what I got up to after hours in John Lewis at West Quay, Southampton.

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The monk who’s a make-up artist – Kodo Nishimura

Kodo Nishimura really changes the perception of a traditional Buddhist monk because he’s also an international make-up artist. His extraordinary life and cult following on social media has recently caused a media storm asΒ he hit the headlines for being one of the make-up artists at Miss Universe in Manila.

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