Author archives: Skye

Beauty Prep for AW16

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September is all about new fashion collections, but it’s not just fashion that you should be thinking about. With the AW16 fashion trends bringing new erogenous zones to the forefront, it’s time to prep your skin and get your make up bag ready for autumn. From shoulder baring dresses to gothic glamour, we’ve put together a guide on how to prep for the lat[...]

Kat Von D: Dates for your Diary & how to meet Kat!

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Hey Kat Fans! We’re super excited that Kat Von D will be launching on Debenhams.com next week! Here’s a little round up of key dates for your diary and what to expect from KVD beauty now it’s finally landing in the UK, exclusively at Debenhams. Online launch: Tuesday 13th September 2016 Debenhams Oxford Street counter launch: 5th October 2016 Kat[...]

Top 10 Microbead Free Scrubs

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Lately, there’s been one word on everyone’s lips- microbeads. These tiny plastic balls are included in many facial scrubs, body scrubs and household products. But scientific studies have discovered that microbeads may not be so great for the environment, in fact, they could be banned by the end of next year. Luckily, there are plenty of natural alternativ[...]

New Launch: Bobbi Brown Retouching Wand and Pencils

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Bobbi Brown has added another (two) strings to her bow, with the addition of two retouching products to the coveted retouching collection. If you already love the retouching powder for its flawless finish, you'll need to add the retouching pencil and wand to your shopping list. We caught up with Bobbi Brown herself to find out more about the latest additi[...]

The 5 Minute Make Up Routine

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The start of September brings new beginnings, back to school and back to work. After long holidays spent relaxing with minimal make up and simple beauty routines, it’s hard to get back to an office-worthy regime. To make the transition from holiday to work a little easier, we’ve put together a five minute beauty routine that’s perfect for busy days. Wheth[...]

Spotlight On: Trilogy

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Created in New Zealand back in 2002, Trilogy reinvented natural skincare with the powers of modern science. From their coveted rosehip oil to calming balms, their good-for-you range nourishes and repairs skin to optimum health. Trilogy's rosehip oil may have celebrity status but there are plenty of other super natural Trilogy products that you need in you[...]

Spotlight On: Korres

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Originating in Greece, Korres was born out of the first homeopathic pharmacy. The brand is rooted in natural ingredients, herbal infusions and plant extracts, resulting in products that smell as good as they are. Over a period of two weeks, we’ve put Korres to the test. Our verdict: If you’re looking for a natural skincare brand that delivers real results[...]

Foundations of the Future

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Foundation has gone high-tech with innovative ingredients and unique application techniques. From serum based skin-boosters to portable foundation sticks, these foundations are catering for all our modern skin-perfecting needs. Encased in space-age packaging, these foundations are the face of the future... Shop the edit: The Cushion Compact The L[...]

Top 10 Pay Day Beauty Treats

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Our two favourite days - pay day and bank holiday - are just around the corner. With a glorious extra day and hard-earned pennies on their way, it’s the perfect time to treat yourself to some well-deserved beauty luxuries. From skin-perfecting serums to indulgent candles, we’ve rounded up the latest products for all your bank holiday beauty needs. These a[...]

New Launch: Dior Skyline Autumn 2016 Collection

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It’s hard to believe but with September around the corner, the transitional phase of summer turning into autumn is well underway. But Dior’s new autumn collection - Skyline - is certainly softening the blow. Creative and Image Director for Dior Make Up, Peter Philips, gazed up to the Parisian Skyline for inspiration for the collection. Resulting in innova[...]