The Beauty Elves Are Here….

Tuesday, December 5th 2017

This week in ES Magazine I shared my personal beauty Christmas wishlist. That slightly akward half smile is me saying: Yes, this Pat McGrath gold eyeshadow is 100% worth every single penny (the very same was used at the Versace show), Cire Trudon makes the best candles that never smoke and if it’s new make-up […]

Smells like Sustainability

Friday, November 24th 2017

When a beauty writer starts waffling on about sustainability, it’s easy to switch off. it’s all a bit worthy, isn’t it? Vegan this and microbead that. The thing is that times are changing, and what we once thought was impossibly chic (mountains of weighty, click-together plastic compacts wrapped in ribbon and a hundred layers of […]

The Wink: beauty trends on my radar

Tuesday, July 18th 2017

The Wink, once a weekly beauty e-blast, is now a permeant fixture on my website and is where I round up the good, the bad, the ugly, the innovative and the interesting.  Hope you enjoy the tip-offs. The Body Part: Tits. Boobs. Watermellons. Kahunas. Whatever you like to call your bust, breast is best this […]

Hell No H2O: the Rise of Waterless Beauty

Tuesday, June 20th 2017

Water. Aqua. H2O. On a hot day like today, it’s likely to be on your mind.  Albeit in iced form. But water, or the lack of it, is also a hot topic in the beauty industry at the moment.  The rise in sustainable beauty and social consciousness in the cosmetics world coupled with Trump’s re-neg […]

Some Like it Hot

Thursday, June 15th 2017

My latest shoot for ES Magazine & NARS  was photographed by Karina Twiss and was inspired by make-up’s romantic new mood. From snogged off lips to rawgeous, sweaty skin and gratuitous blusher application, beauty looks are set to get hot and heavy throughout the summer. I always love working with make-up artist Andrew Gallimore, he […]

Dial D for Dashing

Tuesday, June 13th 2017

It’s 2017 guys and a manicure maketh the man. So take a flick through my little black book for beautiful blokes that I put together for ES Magazine’s Men’s edition. From treatments and tweakments to therapists and beyond.  

How to Be Busy and Have Great Skin.

Sunday, April 30th 2017

Some of you may have heard of multi-masking.  You know, that thing on Instagram where people use multiple face masks over different areas of the face simultaneously to target different problems.  In my brain multi-masking was something invented by beauty brands last year to make us buy even more skincare products– I’m kidding – kind […]