Burt’s Bees Lip Crayon | review


I’ve always liked Burt’s Bees. Number 1 reason? I had a cat called Burt. He was wonderful. But I also love their brand story – it’s genuine. And while it might now be growing into a more corporate machine (still with a hearty commitment to their social responsibility), I love to imagine bearded Burt tending to his bees, content with the simplicity of it all.

Years ago, my sister bought be a Burt’s Bees lip balm (due to reason 1) and it really was lovely. So when I came upon the Lip Crayon, I was looking forward to trying it. Continue reading

No 7 Stay Perfect Amazing Eyes Pencil | review

A warm day of walking in London’s Hampstead Heath left me rather too minimally made up for an unplanned dinner date with the girls.

With just a lippy and pressed powder in my bag, I made a quick stop into a (very small) Boots for all important eyeliner (I’m not dressed for anything other than the most casual activities without eyeliner). Continue reading