Posts tagged "skincare"
Tried & Tested: Clinique Smart Serum

Tried & Tested: Clinique Smart Serum

We’ve come a long way since the moisturiser was introduced. Revolutionary as it was, they’re being knocked out the park by the fearful facial oils and now, super serums. But don’t go binning your moisturising partner in crime, it’s just time to add a little ‘something, something’ to your skincare regime. One of the newest...
Tried & Tested: Origins Dr Weil Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief

Tried & Tested: Origins Dr Weil Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief

Mega-mushrooms? Skincare? I sense the thoughts running through your head but it’s all beneficial, we promise! This Origins range is fortified with antioxidant-rich sea buckthorn, plus a proprietary blend of mushrooms renowned to soothe in traditional Chinese medicine – so it can only be great, right? Our testers gave the funghi-filled range a go –...
New Brand: Murad

New Brand: Murad

If you haven’t heard of cult US brand Murad yet, get ahead of the rest of the beauty crowd and learn why these simply packaged products are migrating across the pond.   The brain child of dermatologist, pharmacist, researcher and author Howard Murad, these innovative skincare products are produced using clinically proven techniques and can...
Tried & Tested: Decléor Aroma Lisse Energising Smoothing Cream

Tried & Tested: Decléor Aroma Lisse Energising Smoothing Cream

In a smog filled city, anything that claims to illuminate tired looking skin and reduce the appearance of fine lines, we think is worth a try. Decleor’s Aroma Lisse Energising Smoothing Cream (the name is tmepting enough) landed on our desks and three busy ladies from HoF HQ decided they wanted to give it a...
Online Event: #SkincareWeek

Online Event: #SkincareWeek

  Roll up, roll up, Skincare Week is here! Do you have specific skin problems? Burning questions for some of our top brand experts? Well, this week we cater ourselves to all your skincare needs. Keep an eye out for exclusive Q&As and make sure to check back in to see who’s going to be...
Clarins: Plants. Our Science

Clarins: Plants. Our Science

The Holy Grail of skincare is at it again. Clarins is a complete advocator of plants in skincare, always using natural botanicals in their products. If you’re new to Clarins (where have you been?), there are four key starter kits to ease you into the brand: HydraQuench Skin Care Naturally restores hydration into dry skin....
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...
Clarisonic Aria: Tried & Tested

Clarisonic Aria: Tried & Tested

We’ve all seen the rave reviews about the benefits of the classic Clarisonic and all its brightening benefits to your skin, placing us mere mortals a step closer to that celebrity glow we all know, love and want. So does the new Aria model live up to its famous sister? We had four beauty team...
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...
How to Combat Dry, Thirsty Skin

How to Combat Dry, Thirsty Skin

Is your skin crying out for moisture? Is it feeling dry and dehydrated? Don’t worry, this is perfectly normal… When the cold winds pick up your skin can lose it’s moisture, which means you need to give it a bit of TLC. We’ve picked our top products from Clarins & Sisley, which are sure to...