Tried & Tested
Long-Lasting Makeup For Summer & Humidity

Long-Lasting Makeup For Summer & Humidity

If your skin tends to play up in the warmer and more humid months, you’re not alone. Even if your skin isn’t oily, the heat and humidity often wreak havoc with the foundation on your skin, and this can lead to a makeup malfunction. In the run up to the warmer summer months, we’re putting...
Rituals Laughing Buddha Collection Review

Rituals Laughing Buddha Collection Review

The Rituals Laughing Buddha Collection has launched, and we managed to get our hands on the whole set. The scent is inspired by the legend of the Laughing Buddha; by rubbing his belly you receive good luck and prosperity. The uplifting scent evokes feeling of optimism and positivity, bringing happiness into everyday life. Touch of...
A Day at the Spa: Clarins Facial & Makeover

A Day at the Spa: Clarins Facial & Makeover

Last week I popped into our Oxford Street House of Fraser store to have a relaxing pampering session with Clarins in our Beauty Rooms. Recently refurbished; any treatment you have at Oxford Street will be in one of these gorgeous spa rooms. After a quick survey, it was determined that my skin was oily (this...
New Clinique: CC Cream & Sensitive Nail Enamel

New Clinique: CC Cream & Sensitive Nail Enamel

  This last month has been huge for the world of Clinique; a few weeks ago saw the launch of the Clinique CC Cream, which is the next generation of makeup and skincare combined. Offering as much coverage as a foundation with all the goodness of a BB Cream, this new beauty savior is the...
Clarins Double Serum Review

Clarins Double Serum Review

Clarins Double Serum has been one of the most talked about beauty products so far this year, having been featured in numerous magazines, publications and blogs. Boasting the power of two, this super serum contains 20 plant extracts to give a two-phase target on all signs of aging. We love to take things to the...
Brush up on your BB

Brush up on your BB

Do you know your BB creams well enough? Are you completely immersed in the world of blemish balms? Here at House of Fraser, we thought we knew everything there was to know about this noble cream, yet when the Clinique CC Cream cropped up we started to second guess ourselves.   So what is BB...
BAFTA Style Suite 2013: HoF Goes behind the scenes

BAFTA Style Suite 2013: HoF Goes behind the scenes

On Sunday May 12th, our favourite stars of the small screen will be walking the red carpet in their finest at the 2013 Arqiva BAFTA Television Awards. As proud Official Style Partners of the awards, here at House of Fraser we are very excited to see who wins big on the day, but also who...
Lab Series Pro LS All-in-one Face Treatment Review & Competition

Lab Series Pro LS All-in-one Face Treatment Review & Competition

 This competition has now ended Introducing the Lab Series Pro LS All-in-one Face Treatment Lab Series know what today’s modern man wants when it comes to skincare. He wants simple, fast, effective skincare without any fuss. Enter the new all in one hero product. The Lab Series Pro LS All-in-one Face Treatment offers four skin...
Tried & Tested : Rituals Hammam

Tried & Tested : Rituals Hammam

  The Rituals Hammam range contains a scent which is uniquely intriguing and satisfyingly refreshing – everything you need when it comes to showers and baths. Being more of a shower person myself, I instantly fell in love with the Hammam Olive Secret Shower Paste, which has a very unique scent of olive and eucalyptus,...
Bride-To-Be Blog: My Top Planning Tips

Bride-To-Be Blog: My Top Planning Tips

Starting to plan your wedding can be massively exciting, but also a bit of a minefield at the same time. If you are anything like me, you want to feel like you have got it all under control with minimum effort. In the early days there is no point in getting stressed, and there are...
Beauty Reviewer Panel: Gucci Flora Glorious Mandarin Eau de Toilette

Beauty Reviewer Panel: Gucci Flora Glorious Mandarin Eau de Toilette

A new bloom from Gucci: The Flora Garden Collection. Flora Glorious Mandarin Eau de Toilette captures the exhilaration of mandarin; the gloriously juicy fruit. With top notes of mandarin and peony, middle notes of jasmine, pina colada and heart notes of white musk and creamy wood, the magnificent scent blends everything together to create a...
Tried & Tested: Lancôme Teint Visionnaire

Tried & Tested: Lancôme Teint Visionnaire

The new foundation from Lancôme boasts dramatic effects, and is able to recreate truly beautiful skin. This is the first high-tech make-up duo which pushes the concept of perfect skin to a new level. For the first time, we don’t have to choose between ultra-perfection and a natural-looking result; Teint Visionnaire gives an instantly flawless...