Why A Petroleum-Free Lip Balm Should Be Top Of Your List (And …

When I was at school the number one accessory wasn’t a Spice Girls pencil case, the latest issue of Sugar Magazine or even an Adidas backpack: it was a huge pot of Vaseline, carried around from class to class like…

Handbag Essentials #2: The Tale Of The Changing Furla Bag & My Current Beauty …

With the change in seasons comes the inevitable update of both my handbag and what’s inside it. I’m still clinging on to the idea of warm Autumn days, but realistically I’ve got the heating on and I’m already whipping out…

Five New Beauty Innovations I’m Excited About For Autumn (And Think …

I adore beauty in all its facets, but more often than not the ‘newness’ that lands on my desk is just a re-packaged or re-marketed version of something that we’ve all been using for years. When I spot something innovative…

L’Oreal Sexy Balms: Ignore The Cringey Name, Because These Little Bargains …

Sometimes what seems a great idea in French really doesn’t translate into English. You can just imagine the brainstorm session in Paris when they came up with the concept for these nourishing lip crayons, throwing around names and hoping for…

Don’t Flip Out, But Palmer’s Have Launched A Tropical Scented …

As a lip balm addict I’ve had my eyes on these for a while – ever since I saw them pop up on an American Instagram account. (Why do they always get everything first over there?!) Palmer’s first forray into…

NEW Ciate Pretty Stixs: Hydrating Shine, Rich Pigment & Kissable Lips

Pretty in name, pretty by nature. If a product captures my imagination and creates a sense of intrigue before I’ve even opened the pack, I know I’m onto something special. Although we all want makeup items that deliver and offer…

You’ll Eat 1000 Lipsticks In Your Lifetime (WHAT!) Make Good Choices With …

SPONSORED FEATURE Over the course of a lifetime it’s estimated that the average woman consumes seven pounds of lipstick. (That’s broken down to approximately 1000 individual bullets of the red stuff, yuk!) It may not be intentional, but after we’ve…

Product Of The Week: Burt’s Bees Lip Balm (A One Stop …

The primary purpose of lip balm is to help seal moisture into lips and protect them from external exposure. Wind, cold temperatures and air conditioning all have a drying effect on skin by drawing moisture away from the body; lips…

L’Occitane Ultra Soft Beauty Balm: A Sweet Smelling Charity Initiative

Each year L’Occitane launch a product to pay tribute to the women of Burkina Faso (the African region where Shea Butter was discovered over 30 years ago) and to mark International Women’s Day on March 8th. In 2015 it’s the…

Get Luscious Lips: Four Winter Lip Balms To Try Today

As a nation, we’re a little bit addicted to lip balm. It’s the one product that’s guilt-free, filed under a ‘must have’ beauty product rather than a little indulgence; even my makeup-free friends have upwards of twenty lip balms stashed…

NEW: Rimmel London ‘Keep Calm’ Lip Balm & Nail Polish Collection

You can’t walk five feet in London without stumbling across something emblazoned with the ‘Keep Calm’ slogan. It’s exploded in the last few years, having originally been used by the British government at the outbreak of the Second World War…

Chapstick Lip Collections: Lipbalm Trios For Pretty Great Pouts

Chapstick are probably one of the only brands I’ve used for as long as I can remember. They’re a fail safe and a comforting reminder of teenage years, when a slick of scented lipbalm was all you could get away…