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If you’re not yet in a trance from the idea, impact and reality of Pat McGrath MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire), then may I gently coax you into having a peek at what this renegade has bequeathed to the world, which now includes lipstick. Born in Northampton, UK, she draws a…


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After being waitlisted for The Ordinary Serum Foundation for two weeks, I jumped right into testing. At a cost of 6.70 USD. The Ordinary Serum Foundation comes from the stable of companies that make up Deciem, The Abnormal Beauty Company hailing from Canada. The Ordinary is arguably one of the most innovative beauty brands at…

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In this post, I’ll be sharing four items that have been at the top of my grab pile lately. Beginning with Ellis Faas Cosmetics, we’ll then turn to Chanel, followed by Sacha Cosmetics, then conclude with Chanel, again. Emerging around 2007, Ellis Fass gave the beauty world a brand that was so original in concept and…

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  I believe some people’s souls tap them on the shoulder at a very young age, where they know what it is they are meant to do before their tenth birthday. Victoria Beckham has been collecting makeup since she was very young, and so, post the Spice Girls era, the WAG phenomenon and simply being…

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Hearts are aflutter as Chanel is poised to introduce Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Gel Touch Foundation to the US market shortly. Tying into Chanel’s Cruise Beauty for Summer 2017 or Les Indispensables de l’Eté, Chanel’s Global Creative Makeup and Colour Director, Lucia Pica, has listened to the echoes of Madame’s love of natural, sun-kissed…

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  Once again, Shiseido has shaken the competition by creating two products that revolutionise efforts to illuminate and smooth the face. First, a powder boasting cutting edge technologies followed by a smoothing serum that has the potential to make conventional powders very yesterday. Together, Shiseido 7 Lights Powder Illuminator and Shiseido Ibuki Smart Filtering Smoother are…

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In this post I shall focus on three eye makeup items that are high on impact, well formulated and easy to use. Neither of the three are particularly new, however, they sit solidly inside of their respective brands, doing what they are meant to do. Thus, Chanel mascara Le Volume de Chanel in Noir, Gucci…

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