Beauty & Grooming
Skincase Focus : Creams and Serums

Skincase Focus : Creams and Serums

It’s imperative to take care of your skin, especially at this time of year when the temperature drops and the icy winds pick up. Your skin may feel extra sensitive, and you might notice that you need to up the amp when applying skincare products. Here at HoF we know how much your skin means...
Mama Mio : The Pregnancy Test

Mama Mio : The Pregnancy Test

Mama Mio caters for all women, putting your skin as their number one priority. They also have a line dedicated for pregnant ladies, because pregnancy is the biggest challenge your skin will ever face. All the stretching, shrinking and hormones is tough on your body; Mama Mio is your secret weapon to strengthen and protect...
Tracy's Skincare Picks

Tracy’s Skincare Picks

Our Senior Beauty Buyer, Tracy Van Heusden, shares her must-have skincare products this month. With over 15 year’s industry experience, Tracy is well versed in separating the beauty fab from the beauty fad!     Elizabeth Arden Ceramide Gold Restorative Capsules visibly improves skin tone and clarity whilst supporting the skin’s own natural collagen levels...
Nailing It : Top Tips for Perfect Nails

Nailing It : Top Tips for Perfect Nails

Are your nails dry and brittle? Are they prone to chipping and breakage? Well here at HOF HQ we have some tips on how you can improve the quality of your nails. Back to Basics   If you love to colour your nails in exciting new polishes (and who doesn’t?!), try giving them a break...
Win a Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb rollerball and lipgloss duo

Win a Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb rollerball and lipgloss duo

This Competition is now closed.   Exclusive to House of Fraser is the Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb eau de parfum rollerball and lipgloss duo. This versatile product will slot easily into your handbag on a night out, ensuring you will look and smell gorgeous. Victor & Rolf’s signature fragrance leaves the impression of an opulent...
Competition: Win 1 of 5 Boss Nuit fragrances!

Competition: Win 1 of 5 Boss Nuit fragrances!

This Competition is now closed. BOSS Nuit Pour Femme is the sophisticated new fragrance for women from BOSS Fragrances. The alluring and feminine scent is inspired by the most iconic symbol of feminine style – the little black dress and the confident reassurance it gives to women. Featuring a modern composition of feminine florals blended...
Autumn/Winter Skincare for Different Skin Types

Autumn/Winter Skincare for Different Skin Types

It is officially autumn; yet while the golden leaves create a picturesque carpet on the pavements and we can layer up in our new winter coats and scarves, the bitter wind can create complete havoc with our skin. Often transforming oily skin into something very dry and sensitive, most of us have to rethink our...
Paint Your Pinkie Pink

Paint Your Pinkie Pink

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Nails Inc want to get everyone involved. Breast Cancer Campaign is the UK’s leading breast cancer research charity; funding innovative research that helps understand the causes and development of breast cancer, as well as the most effective ways of diagnosing and treating the disease. Breast cancer is the...
New collection: The New Nude from Dior

New collection: The New Nude from Dior

Looking for the perfect makeup palette to transition into AW12? Then look no further than the exquisite new makeup collection from Dior. Focusing on creating natural looking, radiant skin Dior Nude celebrates a palette of flattering nude nail and lips shades to suit any skin tone as well as introducing a brand new liquid foundation,...
An afternoon with Penhaligon's: Find your fragrance profile

An afternoon with Penhaligon’s: Find your fragrance profile

Step inside this perfectly scented wonderland and discover your perfect partner. Whether it’s to seduce, intrigue or excite, let Penhaligon’s take you on a journey through fragrance and discover the scents you never knew you liked. I was very lucky to be invited down to my own personal fragrance profiling afternoon with Penhaligon’s.  Upon arrival...
Hot of the catwalk: Nars at Christopher Kane

Hot of the catwalk: Nars at Christopher Kane

Another fashion week has been and gone and amidst all that supermodel strutting, celebrity spotting excitement, one thing I pull out my pad and paper for is most definitely the makeup looks. This season was all about fresh faced, natural, radiance. I was ecstatic to see bold unkempt brows are still very much a style...
Competition: Win 1 of 5 YSL Manifesto Beauty Bags

Competition: Win 1 of 5 YSL Manifesto Beauty Bags

An attitude. A burst of laughter. A tone of voice. A presence. An aura. A proclamation of femininity. MANIFESTO. The new Yves Saint Laurent fragrance celebrates women’s audacity. A haunting, sweet flower, full of light and mystery women can perfectly identify with. In total fusion with the extravagance of the white corollas and their magnetic...