Posts tagged "makeup"
Get the Look: Sisley

Get the Look: Sisley

Well known for their skincare  range, Sisley wanted to give us an insight into their makeup range, more specifically their latest launch of Phyto-Teint. Our category executive, Hannah (who loves their skincare), was more than excited to give the range a go. The makeup artist, Roya, began by removing Hannah’s makeup with Eau Efficace, a...
Tried & Tested: Clarins 'The Essentials' Eye Palette

Tried & Tested: Clarins ‘The Essentials’ Eye Palette

The remake on last year’s Christmas ‘The Essentials’ eye palette, Clarins have given it extra oomph for even more statement making eyes. The 10 shades go from a golden beige through to a charcoal grey/black, ranging from matte to satin and pearlescent finishes. With such a wide range of colours, it’s easy to create the...
EXCLUSIVE: Rouge Dior Baume

EXCLUSIVE: Rouge Dior Baume

Left to Right: Spring/Star/Rose Rose/Diorette A little bit of couture in your handbag? Don’t mind if we do!These balm-lipstick-hybrids add a hint of gorgeous colour whilst nourishing your lips at the same time. Rich in naturally derived lipcare ingredients (10 times more than a classic lipstick), you’d be surprised at how the colour holds and...
Tried & Tested: bareMinerals bareSkin Foundation

Tried & Tested: bareMinerals bareSkin Foundation

It’s time to get the truth behind the hype. We’ve been overly excited about the first ever liquid foundation from bareMinerals (and the awesome brush!) so the only way to get the low down on this skin-loving product was to give it a try. Here’s what our testers thought… Nathalie Ward – Buying Assistant, Colour...
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...