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
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
Sometimes it’s worth paying that little bit more for a truly fabulous product. And sometimes you don’t have to.
I’m talking about those beauty gems that are both effective and economical.
One of my all time favourites is Continue reading