Tried & Tested
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,...
Wild about Beauty Mattifying Balm Review

Wild about Beauty Mattifying Balm Review

We’ve all suffered from a shiny face at some point, especially during the summer months when the weather is balmy and the air is slightly muggy. While a dewy finish can make you look glowing, you definitely don’t want an oil slick situation going on! The most obvious option to tackle oil is to use...
Origins Smarty Plants CC Cream Review

Origins Smarty Plants CC Cream Review

CC Cream is taking over the beauty world by storm; Origins Smarty Plants being the newest addition. The Smarty Plants CC Cream (or complexion corrector if you will) contains SPF 20 and is full of natural ingredients. We put this super cream to the test… Carolyn I have now been using the Origins CC Cream...
Clarins Autumn Makeup Collection: Graphic Expression

Clarins Autumn Makeup Collection: Graphic Expression

Clarins launched their new makeup collection this week, with plenty of time for us to prepare for the autumn/winter season which is fast approaching. A comfortable balance of intense colour, taupe hues and satin finishes, the emphasis is all on the eyes for the upcoming season… The product which initially caught our eye was the...
Givenchy Fall Collection 2013

Givenchy Fall Collection 2013

  Givenchy’s new makeup collection for Autumn/Winter 2013 has launched, just in time for our Paris week focus at House of Fraser. We are head over heels in love with these new beauty products, and think they’re perfect for the season ahead.     Firstly, the packaging… Sophisticated and chic, the soft mock crocodile print...
Hugo Boss Jour Pour Femme Review

Hugo Boss Jour Pour Femme Review

Boss Jour Pour Femme, the new fragrance by Hugo Boss, has arrived just in time for summer. While the bottle is off-white, sleek and timeless, the scent itself is an elegant blend of freesia, lily of the valley and grapefruit. Perfect for the lazy summer days, this new perfume has been created to inspire women...
Estée Lauder New Advanced Night Repair

Estée Lauder New Advanced Night Repair

Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair is one of the most coveted skincare items in the world. Turning back time while you sleep, this clever serum is every woman’s best friend when it comes to making you look your best. The much loved formula has been revisited, ensuring you’re getting the most out of your skincare...
Yves Saint Laurent Forever Light Creator Serum Review

Yves Saint Laurent Forever Light Creator Serum Review

The Yves Saint Laurent Forever Light Creator Serum hit the shelves this week, and we’ve been dying to talk about it! A few months ago, ten 20-something girls at House of Fraser HQ put it to the test to see if it really did what it said on the tin. Luckily for you (and them!)...
Bobbi Brown Navy & Nude Collection

Bobbi Brown Navy & Nude Collection

When it comes to makeup, Bobbi Brown are at the top of their game; the new Navy & Nude collection is no exception. We love a natural makeup look for summer, and the slight hint of navy adds the perfect twist on a classic look. We headed down to our Westfield store to get up,...
Exclusive Free Decléor Gift

Exclusive Free Decléor Gift

Decléor are a skincare giant of the beauty world, with over 35 years experience behind them. We love them so much that we wanted to give you a gorgeous gift! Receive a free and exclusive gift when you spend £70 or more on Decléor*   Becky, our Beauty Merchandiser, put this gift to the test…...
'Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead': An Interview With Filmmaker Joe Cross

‘Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead’: An Interview With Filmmaker Joe Cross

Here in HoF HQ, we’re taking our health and diet very seriously, that’s why we were over the moon when Joe Cross, Aussie filmmaker of the critically acclaimed documentary ‘Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead’ graciously accepted to answer our questions about his filmed diet and why juicing has changed his life… - Why did you...