Category Archives: Tried & Tested

App of the week: Metro news for iPad

I just downloaded Metro.co.uk’s iPad app and am already preferring it to the paper version. Having tried and tested it on my tube journey to work, I’ve noticed a list of reasons why reading the Metro news is better on … Continue reading

Posted in App of the week, geeky, London, Tried & Tested | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I got that Boom Boom Pow!

This week’s featured bargain of the week is not technically a bargain as it didn’t actually cost me anything! *result* I’m lucky to have a really cool job working in a magazine and one of the perks of the job … Continue reading

Posted in Bargain of the week, Beauty Review, Top from the shops, Tried & Tested | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Hair! *again*

Anyone who has known me long enough is only too familiar with my ever changing hair colour. In the past twelve months I’ve been blonde, brunette, a red head and now am currently back to brunette. Let me tell you, … Continue reading

Posted in Bargain of the week, Beauty Review, Tried & Tested | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Polished to perfection

I love doing my nails but by no means do I have the luxury of time when it comes to imitating a full professional mani. I am quite impatient and sitting waiting for my nails to dry is just not … Continue reading

Posted in Bargain of the week, Beauty Review, Tried & Tested | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I love false lashes, eye do!

We all want those voluminous lashes that you see on television and magazine ads. But let’s face it, no mascara will create the same eye-widening impact as a pair of stick on lashes. Despite the advertising attempts, as in this … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty Review, Tried & Tested, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In my make-up bag…..

1. Eyelure Girls Aloud False lashes, Kimberley 2. Benefit Bad Gal mascara 3. Max Factor PanStik, shade 13- Nouveau Beige 4. Mac cream blush, Posey 5. Benefit Big Beautiful Eyes 6. Marc Jacobs Lola EDP 7. Barry M nail paint, … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Diary of a Bottle-Blonde

When it comes to my hair, I tend to get bored easily and like to try out new colours and styles all the time, and as for brunette tones, I’ve done them all! From chesnut and mahogony browns, to tones … Continue reading

Posted in Top from the shops, Tried & Tested | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment