It’s taken me a while to find my groove with hairdressers.
For ages, I used to sit down in the chair, nervously laugh and say ridiculous things like ‘oh, do what you think best,’ or ‘I trust you, I’ll leave it up to you.’
I know. Read More
I’m a working mum with a realistic amount of time to spend on beauty treatments and more specifically, on my hair. And let’s get even more specific than that. There is very little time.
Over the years I have coloured my hair at hair salons all around London, but having recently moved out to the country, I struggle to cope with the upkeep of my roots – and more recently, the grey. Read More
YIPPEE! It’s almost Christmas!
Yes, of course I’m joking and no, I haven’t finished* (*started) my present shopping yet.
(I just have the small matter of whether I’ll be in our new place by then, so at this point I’m not sure where I should direct the multiple Amazon parcels.) Read More
New York Fashion Week, September 13th 2015.
Victoria Beckham showed off her SS16 collection yesterday to a packed audience in New York (including husband David and eldest son Brooklyn).
And while the collection of luxe separates in suede, leather, gingham prints and pops of colour, along with beautifully draped, sport-inspired dresses showed off her design credentials, it was the wearable hair and make up that caught my eye. Read More
Skincare secret alert: I’m a moisturising nut. I have serum, day cream, night cream, oil and eye cream all lined up next to my bed so I can layer it all on before I fall asleep.
But wait up – I’ve got an even bigger secret. Read More
When it comes to beauty products, I do – hands in the air – admit to being a total brand snob.
Over the years I have whittled down the lotions I like and the toiletries I rely on – with a few new additions every now and then to keep on top of the trends. Read More
There can’t be many of us who don’t take sun protection seriously.
And multiply that to the power of ten when kids are involved – Factor 50, rash guard swim suits, beach tents – you name it, we’ve tried it. No pressure parents, but the majority of skin damage you get later in life is as a result of those childhood / teen holidays when you got badly sunburned. Read More