Fairy Berry’s Queen of Puddings

It was my aunts birthday this week and she had told me a while ago that she wanted to try Queen of Puddings. So what better occasion than your birthday to try a tasty treat! This pudding was beautiful, and really easy to bake. Firstly you make a simple custard, make sure to warm the…

Get the look, Helen Steele A/W 2013

So yesterday I was working in the look-book for Helen Steele’s Autumn Winter collection. We had such a great day. It is so much fun working with a crew who is so creative and passionate about their job. Sometimes I find it hard to believe that my job can be so much fun! I really…

Cowshed Horny Cow Collection

Cowshed was established in 1998 at Babington House in Somerset, England and is a luxury beauty and lifestyle brand. Since its launch, Cowshed’s philosophy has remained the same, to create a complete range of honest, natural and therapeutic products, made in England using the best organic and wildcrafted plant extracts and the highest quality essential…

On Location, Helen Steele A/W 2013

Today I am working on Helen Steele’s A/W Look Book for 2013. I love getting to work with another person who is creative, it brings me joy! I can’t show any photo’s of the clothes of course (I’d be murdered!) but here are some photos of what I am using for the day.

Blanc de la Mer from Crème de la Mer

Crème de la Mer have a new product available from February and I think it may just change some people’s lives! It is called Blanc de la Mer The Brightening Facial. Crème de la Mer the cream was the brainchild of aerospace physicist Dr Max Huber. Dr Huber suffered burns to his skin in a…

NO7’S LIMITED EDITION BALLERINA BEAUTY COLLECTION

Spring is almost here and I for one am looking forward to it! It has been a long winter! No7 have launched this really pretty collection for spring. It is called the Ballerina Beauty Collection and was created by No7’s Creative Director Lisa Eldridge, who is one of the worlds most talented makeup artists (check…

Get the Hair Look, Rose Byrne SAG Awards

I fecking love this hair look, it screams old Hollywood Glamour! And it is surprisingly easy to acheive, once you have the patience to stick with it. Harry John, John Frieda’s International Creative Consultant, created this for Rose Byrne. (Rose is an Australian actor with Irish and Scottish family ties, so of course we shall…

Get the look, Jessica Chastain SAG Awards

So last night The SAG Awards were held in LA and some of the looks were AMAZING! As always Jessica Chastain’s makeup was flawless and her hair was stunning! I didn’t like what she did with her hair for the Globes, but she has redeemed herself this week. She wore an incredible Alexander McQueen dress…

Competition Time!!

I am amazed at the amount of views the blog is getting. So I think you deserve a prize!! The prize is one of the worlds most amazing moisturisers and costs a massive €300. All you have to do is leave a comment below this post (on the blog only not Facebook or Twitter). I…

Egyptian Magic

This healing cream has been on the market since 1991, but in the making for thousands of years! It is made with these pure ingredients: olive oil, bees wax, honey, bee pollen, royal jelly and bee propolis. All of which have healing and moisturising qualities but when added togeather magic happens! I have been using…

Chocolate Eclairs

I made these babies this evening! Heavenly! I used Raymond Blanc’s recipe for the choux pastry and the crème patissière. For the glaze I I just melted dark chocolate and added a little cream. Delish!! nl

Image Beauty Awards 2013

I was lucky enough to be asked to be a judge for the Image Beauty Awards again this year. I received my big box of makeup a couple of weeks ago. I have been putting the products to the test and there has been some great new products out this last year. What I am…