2014's Favourite Products

The thoughts and emotions that come around this time of the year are so overwhelming – I’m often in a pensive, reflective mood and can’t help but look back to the past year’s regrets, triumphs and achievements. For me my year couldn’t be more bittersweet…

B. Even Oil Control Foundation

After countless disappointing shopping trips over the years you develop some kind of filter to all drugstore foundation launches – I have only ever found a foundation that’s worked for my skin twice, and even then they weren’t the best match….

Parfum Du Jour | LUSH Lust

It’s said that the fragrance one wears is a reflection of their character, but after recently attending my friend Natalie Clue‘s Keziah Connections event held at the Lush Spa on King’s Road I came to ponder on the possibility of scent also assisting one in assuming particular traits or characteristics that…

Beauty Experiences | Facials by Dija

There’s a lot I love about London like the city never being short of amazing facialists and salons, but a downside? The chaos and stress that accompany even the most simplest of journeys which threatens to destroy every bit of calm achieved…

Amla + Hair Conditioner = Wonderful Things!

Those that know me and try to make plans will know that Sunday is my day – a day to sleep in, catch up on my reading, go for a run and of course, a day of some much needed pampering. Sunday is…

Estee Lauder Perfectionist Youth-Infusing Makeup

Serum + foundation = a base with added skin benefits… a formula I’ve found to work for me when I combine Estée Lauder’s Double Wear and Advanced Night Repair serum and it seems that Estée Lauder have cottoned on and taken it…

Sali Hughes Pretty Honest

Other than my features, something else I’ve inherited from my father is my love for a good read. As a child I would steal his books on just about everything from East African politics to encyclopaedia’s and deem them my bedtime…

The Mixstress Workshop | Peppermint and Frankincense Foot Scrub

It was only until recently after speaking to a journalist from The Sunday Times Style about my love for whipping up my own beauty products that I realised it’s been a very long time since I’ve shared a recipe – and so I…

Maybelline Colour Show Nail Polish in Berry Fusion

Limited edition products and collections seem to be a double edged sword – while something may be unique and one off, once you’ve forced the last drops out of the packaging you’re left desperate to find an alternative. The culprit?…