Beauty & Grooming
Extend Your Tan & Beat the Heat

Extend Your Tan & Beat the Heat

Is the holiday over? Has the sun gone for good? It’s difficult to tell with the English summer, but going by the dodgy weather recently it could be over sooner rather than later! Whether you’ve already had your getaway or you’re planning to catch the sun later on, the best way to keep summer going...
Dolce & Gabbana Pour Femme Intense Review

Dolce & Gabbana Pour Femme Intense Review

Let us introduce Dolce & Gabbana’s newest addition to their perfume collection; Intense. Without judging a book by its cover, the bottle is absolutely gorgeous. Sleek and sophisticated, Intense will fit into every personal perfume collection and the classic hue will ensure the fragrance remains on-trend for future seasons. Onto the scent itself, Intense is...
Fashion Getaways: New York - Bobbi Brown, Creator of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

Fashion Getaways: New York – Bobbi Brown, Creator of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

  New York, New York. So good, Frank Sinatra had to sing it twice. From where to eat, what to see and of course, where to shop, all week we will be sharing our conversations with our chosen experts to offer you some inspiring tips whatever you’re in town for. You can also find everything you need...
Competition: Discover London “Downtown” style with Calvin Klein Fragrances

Competition: Discover London “Downtown” style with Calvin Klein Fragrances

This competition has now ended   Downtown, the new fragrance by Calvin Klein is a sophisticated, distinct and unique scent with an edge of attitude that gives you confidence. The fragrance is an everyday signature scent – it balances feminine woods and a soft, floral scent to create a confident, modern fragrance with a unique...
Gucci Made to Measure Review

Gucci Made to Measure Review

Gucci’s new aftershave for men, Made to Measure, has been created for the man who craves the best, who others aspire to be. A blend of aniseed, juniper, lavender and leather, this scent is perfect for an evening out. We asked some of the guys around the House of Fraser office to put it to...
BareMinerals Lash Domination Mascara Review

BareMinerals Lash Domination Mascara Review

The new mascara by BareMinerals has just launched, aptly called Lash Domination (don’t you just love that name?). When we saw the wand we knew this was going to be something special, so we went out to find some willing guinea pigs to put this to the test…     Kate Mascara is one of...
Celebrate Tokyo with Nails Inc

Celebrate Tokyo with Nails Inc

Nails Inc Bling it On Neon is the perfect manicure for Tokyo week. Glittery, bright and totally OTT, these talons epitomize all things Japanese. Pop in to store to get yours nails done, or try it yourself at home!
Competition: Win an Omorovicza Spa at the Four Seasons Hotel

Competition: Win an Omorovicza Spa at the Four Seasons Hotel

This competition has now ended     Omorovicza take their natural ingredients from Hungary’s thermal healing waters, blending nature with science perfectly. Their skincare collection is flawless; enhancing and perfecting your skin effortlessly and seamlessly.   In the 1800s the Omorovicza family built a beautiful spa on the site of a medieval healing spring in...
Fashion Getaways: Tokyo – Lee Etheridge, International Education Director at BareMinerals

Fashion Getaways: Tokyo – Lee Etheridge, International Education Director at BareMinerals

  A hotbed of hip young things and uber cool fashion brands, Tokyo is brimming with energy and creativity. From where to eat, what to see and of course, where to shop, all week we will be sharing our conversations with our chosen experts to offer you some inspiring tips whatever you’re in town for. You can...
Summer Skincare Sorted

Summer Skincare Sorted

Summer months can be tricky when it comes to pampering yourself, but it’s important to keep on top of things, especially if you’re going somewhere hot! These three beauty items are at the top of our list when it comes to feeling polished and refreshed this summer. Elemis Skin Nourishing Body Scrub – There’s nothing...
Urban Decay Lipstick Revolution Review

Urban Decay Lipstick Revolution Review

  Urban Decay have created a revolutionary lipstick, which is both super pigmented and highly moisturising. The Urban Decay Revolution Lipstick comes in a huge array of colours, which means everyone is sure to find a shade they admire. The colour payoff is amazing, the lasting ability is fantastic, and the formula is dreamy… It’s...
Origins Multitasking Masks

Origins Multitasking Masks

The most effective way to tackle your skins imperfections is to address your skincare regime, which can be done by using products which target problem areas. However sometimes your skin needs a gentle nudge in the right direction… and the best way to do this is by using a miracle face mask. Step up Origins,...