GABRIELLE CHANEL

2017 has been a tribute year to the founder and genius that is Gabrielle Chanel. With a new bag and coming Friday is the new fragrance Gabrielle. The first new fragrance from the house in over a decade, and the first full fragrance from the new in-house master perfumer Olivier Polges. Olivier took over from…

Urban Decay is heating up!

You know the age old story, new cool makeup brand makes huge waves in the cosmetic industry. Everyone is talking about it, more importantly everyone is buying it. Then the bigger companies take an interest and buy them, leaving the creators of the brand extraordinarily rich, Francois Nars actually bought an Island when he sold…

Estée Lauder’s new Advanced Night Repair eye serum

I genuinely love Advanced Night Repair, I use it all the time on myself and on my clients and I have been known to add it to foundation to give your foundation a beautiful glow and add extra vitamins to your skin. When Estée Lauder use the words ‘ground breaking’ in a press release you…

Celia Holman Lee for Oxendales

I shot these two videos for Oxendales in late February with Celia. The day that we shot the videos I had been to a funeral that morning and was terribly upset and Celia and the whole Oxendales team were the kindest group of people. They really made a harrowing day less so. Peoples kindness and…

Nuxe Crème Fraîche de Beauté

Nuxe is a brand that I use quite a lot, their SPF is amazing, particularly the fragrance, makes gay gardens smell like Hawaii!! Nuxe is all about using natural ingredients along with high-tech solutions to keeping skin healthy and protected. One of the core ingredients of the Crème Fraîche de Beauté is their exclusive Botanical Milks,…

Is it time to delete Facebook??

I am very seriously considering deleting my Facebook account. I have deleted the app from my phone, and don’t really check it often. My concerns would be work related, I have a work Facebook page that really doesn’t do that much for me but I can see that people do look at the images and…

Spa of the World™ range from The Body Shop

The Body Shop has forever been a firm favourite in my house, my Nanny loved white musk and whenever I smell it it immediately transports me happy memories. It’s amazing what scent does for your brain. There was a time in school when everyone wore Dewberry, which in hindsight I am sure all of the…

CHANEL Fall/Winter Collection

There is something really magical happening in the labs at Chanel since the new Global Creative Makeup and Color Designer Lucia Pica arrived. This new collection looks all kinds of beautiful with some really clever products that will replace three products in your makeup bag, I do love a product that eliminates the need to carry more…