I love getting a haircut. There is something so therapeutic about stepping out of the salon with a new 'do, feeling like a million bucks, all full of bounce as you walk down the street. And it feels like such a luxury - taking some time to yourself while someone washes your hair, massages your … Continue reading Reasons to be Cheerful – New Hair!
While red, gold and green have always sat firmly in the camp of 'Christmas colours' to me, New Year's Eve has always been silver. I have no idea why. Perhaps the fashion mags must all have been toting futuristic silver as the look to be seen in at the turn of the millenium, and that … Continue reading Ombre Glitter Nails for NYE
I don't write beauty posts all that often, in case you haven't noticed. It's because, to be frank, I haven't got a blinkin' clue what I'm talking about when it comes to beauty techniques and products. Seriously, I was shopping with my sister the other day and nearly mistook some beauty blenders for sex aids! … Continue reading Festive Glitter Nails
I've always loved Halloween. I have no idea why, because I've always been a total wuss when it comes to scary things - I HATE horror films, I despise the feeling of being chased and at night as a child I lay awake, terrified, for hours, convinced I'd heard something supernatural going down in my … Continue reading Halloween Outfit: Creepy Doll
I remember once reading a stat in a magazine about the percentage of women who claimed never to take beauty shortcuts, like only shaving your legs up to the knee. The number was actually crazy high, like 70%! I read this with complete shock, because I'm guilty of taking shortcuts all the time. I couldn't … Continue reading Embarrassing Beauty Secrets I’m Guilty Of…
All that talk about 90s clothing got me thinking. It wasn't all bad. There were some things about 90's style that I actually kinda miss - like the fact it was actually sought after to have completely flat hair. Like, as flat as possible. Seriously, the pressure to have bouffant, Cheryl Cole/Versini/Whatever-her-name-is-these-days hair everyday is … Continue reading Nail Art Nostalgia