Tried & Tested
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...
Shiseido Benefiance WrinkleResist Retinol Express Eye Mask

Shiseido Benefiance WrinkleResist Retinol Express Eye Mask

We are very excited to announce a new and exclusive launch to House of Fraser; the Shiseido Benefiance WrinkleResist Retinol Express Eye Mask. The original Pure Retinol Instant Treatment Eye Masks give immediate results, reducing fine lines and wrinkles while improving dark circles too. The Retinol gets to work in an instant, and you can...
Discover Darphin: The Skincare Review

Discover Darphin: The Skincare Review

With our skin crying out for attention, it’s time to up the ante and kick start our winter skincare routine. Acclaimed skincare brand Darphin offers fantastic products for every skin concern, so we put their Intral collection to the test… The first thing in your skincare regime you need to get right is the cleansing...
NARS Skincare for the New Year

NARS Skincare for the New Year

NARS isn’t necessarily the first brand to come to mind when you think of skincare, but now’s the perfect time to try something new! Best known for their fantastic lipsticks, cult-status blushers and flawless foundations, NARS is truly the queen of colour. But with skincare being a completely different kettle of fish, we were intrigued...