A journey to slow-aging with Argentum Apothecary

Let me introduce you to Argentum’s ‘infinite potion’. From first application, the firming and tightening effects are immediate, and your skin will appear more uniform (in both tone and texture) - it's incredible addictive. Remarkably lightweight with a powerful punch, it's not greasy, but instead it gives long-lasting hydration in a revolutionary way, distributing moisture … Continue reading A journey to slow-aging with Argentum Apothecary


Beauty buzz: Yours Truly Organics

With mama and baby in mind, this is the best new mum skin routine I have seen in a while. Everything is there for the on-the-go, I have no time to look after my skin new mama. Yours Truly Organics has created a cleanser, toner, serum and balm in their range, and together this is … Continue reading Beauty buzz: Yours Truly Organics

La Chic Beauty Tips

Sunday 15th March is Mother's Day. As we celebrate being a mum and our own mums, I look back on the wonderful beauty advice and good skin tips I picked up from my mum and my grandmother. When I was a little girl, I always saw a bottle of 'Oil of Ulay' on the dresser. … Continue reading La Chic Beauty Tips

Scorsese meets Dolce & Gabbana

Compelling. Moody. Noir. This is what happens when Martin Scorsese met Dolce&Gabbana. The result was 60 seconds of a beautiful, compelling love story called Street of Dreams. This is the television ad campaign for The One perfume by Dolce&Gabbana shot by Scorsese, starring Scarlett Johansson and Matthew McConaughey. It's classic appeal and cinematic beauty tells … Continue reading Scorsese meets Dolce & Gabbana

Food right now: figs

Figs are hot right now here in the South of France. The trees are bursting from late July through until the end of October. Ripe, juicy and honey-like in flavour, and also a little sexual. Perfect for desserts and savoury - tres impress! I make fig compote for my porridge, fig crumble to entertain friends, … Continue reading Food right now: figs

The face oil I can’t do without

I've been using a facial oil as a moisturiser and skin refresher for five years. I have sensitive skin so always take care with how I cleanse and rehydrate. A facial oil won't cause blemishes and won't create excess oil on your skin. It will absorb beautifully and the best results is when the oil … Continue reading The face oil I can’t do without

Win this: Lash Extreme Mascara from Oriflame

We just love a good lash! And when we heard about Lash Extreme by Oriflame, of course we were excited. The results? Let's just say that getting a lovely, long, no-clump lash is all in the power of this beauty promise from Oriflame. Because we love this product so much, we have one to GIVE … Continue reading Win this: Lash Extreme Mascara from Oriflame