Posts tagged "makeup"
Tried & Tested: Yves Saint Laurent, Battle of the Foundations

Tried & Tested: Yves Saint Laurent, Battle of the Foundations

  Another day, another foundation, but this isn’t just any kind. Yves Saint Laurent have introduced their latest offering with Fusion Ink, following on from their Le Teint Touche Éclat. With two different consistencies and glowing reviews for both, which one takes the winning title? Our four testers had the pleasure of trying the two...
Don't sweat it, set it!

Don’t sweat it, set it!

It’s hot. Yes, we’re feeling it. I’m stuck inside. Aren’t we all? The air-con’s broken. We hear you. My makeup won’t last more than an hour in this. We’ve got you! If there’s one thing we’ve learnt on the beauty desk here at HoF the past couple of weeks, it’s how to make your makeup...
Tried & Tested: Benefit Push-Up Liner

Tried & Tested: Benefit Push-Up Liner

You’ve heard about it, you’ve seen it, but are you convinced? The ‘criminally easy’ liner has landed and it’s pretty clear that our HoF testers are huge fans, so will you be converted? Heather Perry – Online Category Executive “Amazing! I wear liquid eyeliner every day and spend time with cotton wool buds trying to...
Clarins: 15 minute Makeup

Clarins: 15 minute Makeup

Time is fully on your side, it must be the weekend…whether it’s a girly night out or you want to impress your date, flawless skin and a slick of lipstick means you’re ready to take the evening on. Highlight your favourite features, define those celeb-worthy brows and pucker up… Shop the 15 minute Makeover Instant...
Clarins: 10 minute Makeup

Clarins: 10 minute Makeup

You can take a mini breather – 10 minutes for makeup is doable. It is girls, it IS! We might love to take all our makeup off from the day and start all over again but realistically, when is this ever truly possible? You’re heading to drinks straight from work or have a fancy meeting...
Clarins: 5 minute Makeup

Clarins: 5 minute Makeup

You’ve hit the snooze button too many times, woken up late, have to throw on an outfit and finally end up doing your makeup on the bus. We’ve seen it happen and it’s happened to us all but we’d like to start avoiding our Bridget Jones’ moment with a simple makeup regime. Clarins have heard...
#CarnivalofColour: Beauty Events

#CarnivalofColour: Beauty Events

It’s time to officially shake off spring and welcome in summer! Celebrate beauty’s #CarnivalofColour with events taking place in lots of HoF stores around the country, from tomorrow. Keep checking back for updates and to be in the know for some can’t-miss events! Oxford Street Thursday 3rd July Join Dior and their national makeup artist...
From the Experts: Summer Beauty Trend Report

From the Experts: Summer Beauty Trend Report

With summer just around the corner, we can’t wait to get into the new season makeup mood. So exclusively for you, we asked four makeup artists about their favourite trends for summer 2014 and how you can recreate them like the professionals… Annie Levy – Make Art Not War Annie Levy is a freelance hair...
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...
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...