Tried & Tested
Tried & Tested: Pleats Please by Issey Miyake

Tried & Tested: Pleats Please by Issey Miyake

  Almost as famous for his fragrance as he is for fashion, Issey Miyake’s new scent has landed and it’s an ode to the Pleats Please fashion line which first launched in 1993. Is it as well loved as the classic fashion line? We had three testers give us their verdict… Fliss Kimball – Assistant...
Tried & Tested: Pure Color Envy by Estée Lauder

Tried & Tested: Pure Color Envy by Estée Lauder

It’s taken a long time to find the perfect lipstick, especially a red one. Endless review hunting and edit-trawling and they’ve still never worked for me, but this is where Pure Colour Envy comes in. You may be thinking the same right now but I promise this is a collection you will fall for. There...
Get The Look: Radiant Rose by Lancôme

Get The Look: Radiant Rose by Lancôme

As we step into any season, a makeup refresh is always at the top of our list. We’ve got our skincare routines nailed (or at least we should) but trying to look fresh out of winter is always a little harder than we’d like. That’s where Shehla Shaikh, Head of the Lancôme Elite Team, steps...
Clarisonic Aria: Tried & Tested

Clarisonic Aria: Tried & Tested

We’ve all seen the rave reviews about the benefits of the classic Clarisonic and all its brightening benefits to your skin, placing us mere mortals a step closer to that celebrity glow we all know, love and want. So does the new Aria model live up to its famous sister? We had four beauty team...
Clinique 16 Shades of Beige: Tried & Tested

Clinique 16 Shades of Beige: Tried & Tested

For the same reason that women perpetually hunt for the perfect pair of curve-hugging jeans and that the ultimate hue of nude lipstick remains ever-elusive, is also why lovers of fashion and beauty always fall hard for neutral shades time and time again; it’s a universal truth! Unlike any other colour palette, neutral tones of...
New In: Givenchy Ombre Couture Tried & Tested

New In: Givenchy Ombre Couture Tried & Tested

The eagerly anticipated Ombre Couture is the latest addition to the Givenchy eyeshadow range and we’ve been so excited to see just how the product works. There are nine new shades in the collection; each shadow provides a smooth, rich texture and intense colour in one sweep. To complete the look, a tenth Top Coat...
New! Tried & Tested: Sisley SisleYouth

New! Tried & Tested: Sisley SisleYouth

When is it the right time to start using anti-aging skincare? This is a question that has been on our lips for a while indeed. I believe that I must have tried my first anti-aging product at the age of eighteen or so, and of course this beauty concoction promised me eternal youth and total...
Sisley Phyto Lip Twist & Phyto Touch Illusion D'ete Review

Sisley Phyto Lip Twist & Phyto Touch Illusion D’ete Review

It’s time to start thinking about spring! It may look a little dreary out there, but spring will be here before we know it. Happily, this also means it’s time to swap our winter beauty regime for a fresh spring/ summer routine. The new SS14 makeup launches from Sisley have us longing for sun in...
Escape Winter: Elizabeth Arden Summer Escape Limited Edition Colour Collection Review

Escape Winter: Elizabeth Arden Summer Escape Limited Edition Colour Collection Review

Beat the winter blues and fast-track straight into the summer holidays with your passport to flawlessly radiant, sun-kissed skin; the new Limited Edition Colour Collection for SS14 by Elizabeth Arden, Summer Escape. Throughout SS14 Fashion Week, the runways were awash with colour, from the subtle pastel hues of baby blue and sea foam at Prada...
Clarins Extra-Comfort Anti-Pollution Cleansing Cream Review

Clarins Extra-Comfort Anti-Pollution Cleansing Cream Review

In today’s modern climate, pollution is not only a worldwide problem, but it’s an issue for our skin too. Ladies who live and work in congested cities rejoice; Clarins new Extra-Comfort Anti-Pollution Cleansing Cream has been created specifically to help protect against polluted urban environments! This wonderfully creamy and hydrating cleanser gets to work on...
Estée Lauder Revitalizing Supreme & Advanced Night Repair

Estée Lauder Revitalizing Supreme & Advanced Night Repair

Classic skincare; an oldie but a goodie. When we think of a classic, one of the first beauty brands to come to mind is definitely Estée Lauder. By nurturing and improving their iconic skincare collection, this results in flawless products designed to make your skin look the absolute best it can be. We revisited an...
How to Combat Dry, Thirsty Skin

How to Combat Dry, Thirsty Skin

Is your skin crying out for moisture? Is it feeling dry and dehydrated? Don’t worry, this is perfectly normal… When the cold winds pick up your skin can lose it’s moisture, which means you need to give it a bit of TLC. We’ve picked our top products from Clarins & Sisley, which are sure to...