Posts tagged "nars"
House of Fraser March Beauty Favourites

House of Fraser March Beauty Favourites

We have quite a few Beauty Guru’s of our own at House of Fraser! From the Director of Buying Beauty to the Online Beauty Category Executive, we share what we’ve been loving this month.   Selina, Director of Beauty Buying   This month I have been using my old faithful foundation Estée Lauder Doublewear Light...
NARS Cosmetics: LFW & PFW Autumn/Winter 2013

NARS Cosmetics: LFW & PFW Autumn/Winter 2013

When it comes to Fashion Week, one brand who really knows how to lead the beauty pack is NARS. Featured in London Fashion Week and Paris Fashion Week, we have the inside scoop on how to recreate next seasons beauty looks.   Nars x Christopher Kane LFW AW13 Lucia Pieroni used NARS Cosmetics to create...
Date Night: Valentine's Day Makeup

Date Night: Valentine’s Day Makeup

Picking the perfect outfit is always tricky when it comes to Valentine’s Day – especially when it comes to lips! If it’s a first date and you’re going to the cinema it’s probably a nice idea to go for a statement lip, whereas if you’ve been with your partner for years and an evening kiss...
The Beauty Christmas List

The Beauty Christmas List

Whilst searching for the perfect Christmas presents for our nearest and dearest, our minds have started to wander towards what we may be unwrapping ourselves on Christmas day.  Beauty items tend to be the best Christmas gifts don’t they? From something new that we’ve had our eye on for months to that certain special cream...
Very Berry

Very Berry

Are you looking for the perfect party makeup but you’re too daunted by a bold red lip? We have the answer – how about venturing into the world of berry? It’s a fashion favourite this season and it’s leaped into the beauty world, taking it by storm. Whether it’s a beautiful berry lip or a...
Get the perfect party makeup

Get the perfect party makeup

It’s almost the party season, which means as well as your perfect party outfit you should start thinking about your make up too. We love this sultry yet chic look on our Biba model, and we know just how to re-create the look for you!   Firstly, moisturise and prep your skin – always ensure...
Beauty Confidential Get the look: Berry Good as seen in Stylist

Beauty Confidential Get the look: Berry Good as seen in Stylist

Now is the time to replace summer’s surfy fresh-faced looks with bold berry tones, ladylike glamour and clear, luminous skin. 1. This look commands clear, luminous skin so buff in the Clarins Skin Illusion Loose Powder Foundation for an even, flawless finish. 2. Apply Chanel Illusion D’ombre long wear luminous eyeshadow in Illusoire all over...
Cult beauty buys handpicked by our Senior Beauty Buyer

Cult beauty buys handpicked by our Senior Beauty Buyer

Our Senior Beauty Buyer, Tracy Van Heusden, shares her must-have beauty products.  With over 15 year’s industry experience, Tracy is well versed in separating the beauty fab from the beauty fad! Tracy brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to House of Fraser from her time on the shop floor via Duty Free to the...
Our current beauty crush: Rooney Mara

Our current beauty crush: Rooney Mara

It’s that girl with the beautiful skin, Rooney Mara! We can’t get enough of her timeless, ethereal appearance with her minimal make up enhancing her natural beauty.  She’s perfect for this time of year as she embraces her pale hue, warming us up with her gorgeous green eyes.  But if there’s one thing us ladies...
Winter skin: A guide to keeping your complexion brighter than the weather

Winter skin: A guide to keeping your complexion brighter than the weather

With the clocks going back and the nights drawing in earlier, it’s time to take charge of our skin.  Skin needs care all year round but it’s during the winter months where it really takes a beating and has to work its hardest, so it needs all the help it can get.  It can be...
June's Beauty Wishlist

June’s Beauty Wishlist

As I am just about to jet off on my summer holiday, I have turned my attention to all manner of beach-worthy beauty products. First up is this super duper NARS palette, oh I love it,  I have been staring at this palette with the same glazed expression, that I usually only display when seeing the...
May's Beauty Wish List

May’s Beauty Wish List

May is here… that means summer is just around the corner, and with another bank holiday coming up we’re already planning BBQ’s, Pimms drinking and of course our summer wardrobes. And with the mercury rising, we’re starting to think about holiday beauty essentials, and summery colour shades. First up on May’s beauty wish list is...