Monthly Archives: March 2010

Lush: ‘Up You Gets’ Emotibomb and ‘Business Time’ Massage Bar

As my ‘Business Time’ Massage Bar arrived in the post as a melted yellow splodge, I thought it best to show you the stock image here.  I was very interested to see how this famously melty product would behave in … Continue reading

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Estee Lauder ‘Lucidity’ Translucent Pressed Powder (06) Large

This pretty item looks more like a pocket watch than a compact for pressed powder. I’m not enough of an Estee Lauder groupie to know what incarnation of their Ludicity compact this is, but it’s definitely a compact that I’m … Continue reading

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Green People Moisturising Shower Bath

I received a sample of this product in a recent package from GreenPeople.co.uk. Green People Mosturising Shower Bath with Organic Aloe Vera, Neroli, and Mandarin, has a wonderful aroma, and a little goes a long, long way with this product.  … Continue reading

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MAC Lashes, Naked Honey, and Sugarsweet Collection Products Added at RockTheCatwalk.com

RockTheCatwalk.com have just added MAC false lashes in #2, #3, #7 (yay!), #34, and #36 for a very reasonable USD $12.95 (plus shipping, which is usually not very much). They also have products from both the Sugarsweet and Naked Honey … Continue reading

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Chanel Rouge Allure Lipstick in ‘Sexy’

I love the look of the new Chanel Rouge Coco Lipstick line, but a new lipstick – no matter how beautiful – is really not what my makeup collection needs right now.  Thus, I’ve been ‘shopping my stash’ a bit … Continue reading

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NARS ‘Kalahari’ Eyeshadow Duo and Lancome ‘Le Stylo Waterproof’ in Cafe

I was persuaded to buy this by a friend of mine, and I’m very glad she talked me into it. The NARS eyeshadow duo in Kalahari is a fantastic pairing of shadows to throw on when you’ve overslept and you’ve … Continue reading

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Online Shops I Recommend

I’ve just listed the online shops I recommend in the right-hand bar of this blog.  The list features a mixture of discounted mainstream sites (high- and low-end), sites that carry niche brands, organic and/or vegan sites, and sites that ship … Continue reading

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MAC Pro Palette Eyeshadow Refills and Palettes Listed at RockTheCatwalk.com!

Over 50 MAC Pro eyeshadow refills as well as the four- and fifteen-hole palettes have just been listed at RockTheCatwalk.com!  The prices are very similar to MAC Pro store prices in the States, and are definitely cheaper than anything I’ve … Continue reading

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Chanel Blush in Tweed Rose

This blush is a new favourite of mine.  It doesn’t beat my all time favourite – Chanel’s Rose Bronze – but it is certainly an easy blush to wear that is difficult to mess up. It is reasonably pigmented, but … Continue reading

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The Search for a New Vitamin C Serum Continues: PH Advantage High Potency Effective Vitamin C Serum

Ever since my beloved Remed Super C Serum was discontinued, I’ve been on the search for a new, just-as-effective, vitamin c serum.  If you’re unfamiliar with the benefits of a vitamin c serum, let me summarise them for you:  they … Continue reading

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Smashbox ‘Smashing Opulent’ Lipstick

So many of the more ‘modest’ brands are producing great quality lipstick these days, and now Smashbox has jumped on the bandwagon.  This is a really beautiful summer lipstick.  It’s a coral lipstick that has an orange undertone, but I … Continue reading

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Payot’s Hydrofluide Intensive Hydrating Serum

I expected big things from this product.  I’ve been incredibly happy with the Payot Masque Creme Hydratant, which is basically a hydrating mask, as it really gives a youthful, hydrated look to my skin.  This Hydrofluide Intensive Hydrating Serum claims … Continue reading

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Guerlain Rouge de G Lipstick 22 ‘Greta’ & Lip Pencil in ‘Rouge Cassis’ 23

I really enjoy this lipstick.  When I haven’t worn a red lipstick in a while, this is the one that smiles at me from my collection and persuades me to have a red-lipstick-with-winged-eyeliner day.  The lipstick itself is very high … Continue reading

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