Posts tagged "makeup"
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...
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...
AW13 Makeup Trends: 1950s Makeup

AW13 Makeup Trends: 1950s Makeup

The 1950s makeup style is a trend that is here to stay this autumn, so we have looked over the 50s makeup, icons, colour pallent and how to modernise this and asked some wonderful beauty experts for their take on this iconic look.   What are the standout features of 1950s makeup? Amber, founder of...
Givenchy Christmas Ondulations Précieuses Makeup Collection Review

Givenchy Christmas Ondulations Précieuses Makeup Collection Review

With Christmas in full swing at House of Fraser (the countdown is on!), we’re getting rather excited about our Christmas Makeup collections, and the Givenchy Ondulations Précieuses Collection is no exception. Full of golden shimmer, festive red hues and exceptional packaging, we couldn’t wait to get our hands on this exquisite makeup collection for the...
Competition: Win 1 of 5 Guerlain Hampers

Competition: Win 1 of 5 Guerlain Hampers

This competition has now ended To celebrate our exclusive launch of Guerlain’s Crazy Paris collection, we’re giving away five hampers for the season ahead. Featuring the beautiful Terracotta Light in shade 03, La Petite Robe Noire So Crazy Shimmer Spray and a 50ml bottle of La Petite Robe Noire Eau de Toilette, you’ll be all...
What’s Your Skintone?

What’s Your Skintone?

It’s happened to the best of us: we go out and buy our foundation, get it home and realise it is completely the wrong colour. Something that seemed a perfect match in the store now appears a completely different colour, because it’s difficult to judge our makeup under harsh lighting. There is a lot to...
Wild about Beauty Event

Wild about Beauty Event

Last week we hosted a Wild about Beauty event in our Oxford Street store to showcase their upcoming launches. Co-founder Kim demonstrated the makeup while Louise Redknapp was there to answer any questions. Immersed in the world of Wild about Beauty, everyone enjoyed the beautiful makeup while sipping on bubbly and eating delicious gin meringues....
Autumn/Winter Beauty: Molten Metallics

Autumn/Winter Beauty: Molten Metallics

Molten Metallics – Shop the trend   The hottest beauty trend this season is a dramatic metallic hue, which is ideal for an evening look. Rock the shimmer on the eyes and create a flawless base for this statement look.   1. Blend a luminous foundation into the skin once you’ve moisturised. Buffing your foundation...
Givenchy Teint Couture Foundation Review

Givenchy Teint Couture Foundation Review

Teint Couture, the new foundation by Givenchy, creates a comfortable and long-wearing silky veil which matches your skin tone to provide a tailor-made coverage. Visually stunning, we immediately fell in love with the packaging of both the Fluid Foundation and Compact Foundation, and were intrigued to see how they stood up to their long-lasting claims....