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Inside the Jo Malone London Townhouse… at Christmas (collection preview)

A very festive invitation arrived this month from the lovely team at Jo Malone, promising a sneak peek at this year’s Christmas collection. London is only just starting to feel autumnal, so I hope this doesn’t feel too early (OK, it is a tad…), though I know many of you will be as excited by… Continue reading Inside the Jo Malone London Townhouse… at Christmas (collection preview)

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Rose Beauty Essentials

The rose is a true embodiment of beauty, and it’s known beauty benefits are plentiful. A natural astringent with skin-soothing properties, this delicate bloom is also highly prized for its unmistakable scent. No wonder, then, that it features in so many of our beauty products. These ones are blooming marvellous…

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3 Beauty Palette Launches to try this Summer

Summer always makes me want to switch up my usual, neutral-toned palette and incorporate more colour; be it in my wardrobe or indeed make up. A new season also means the arrival of some exciting beauty launches, and there are a few in particular that have caught my eye. Think soft highlights, bold corals, and… Continue reading 3 Beauty Palette Launches to try this Summer

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Tips to Manage Eczema Prone Skin

It’s thought that one in ten of us will get eczema at some point in our lifetime. Yet, despite being so common, there is no cure. Rather, it is a condition that anyone affected will have to manage over time. If you suffer with eczema, your first port of call should obviously always be your… Continue reading Tips to Manage Eczema Prone Skin

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Five Floral Fragrances for Spring

Spring is in the air and with it you might just catch the scent of blooming peonies, wistful wisteria, or honey-sweet blossom. Florals are in their abundance at this time of year and, it also being the season of new beginnings, what better excuse to discover a few new fragrances, with notes of all your… Continue reading Five Floral Fragrances for Spring

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A Spring Beauty Refresh

A few Sundays ago, I was passing through one of my favourite neighbourhoods in South Ken and, to my surprise, spotted the first of this year’s cherry blossom buds, just beginning to turn a rosy shade of pink. Despite the wintry London weather, it was a little signal that spring is just around the corner…… Continue reading A Spring Beauty Refresh

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An Evening of Beauty with Trinny Woodall

It’s not often that an opportunity presents itself for an introduction to a beauty brand by the entrepreneurial woman behind it. So, when style columnist and all-round fashion expert, Trinny Woodall, invites you to her South Ken HQ for dinner and a play with her newest venture, Trinny London, there was only ever one way… Continue reading An Evening of Beauty with Trinny Woodall