Benton Fermentation Essence & Eye Cream

I was exceptionally excited last month when this little parcel arrived on my doorstep. I’d had a pretty rough day but opening a box from Korea changed that pretty quickly, because as many of you know, I’m obsessed with Korean skincare, and in particular, the brand Benton, whose snail bee line I reviewed here. Their … [Read more…]

On Home

What is it about London? Perhaps it is that little family up past the brick and the zig-zag stairs off the Kilburn high street. The speed-walking to the off-license and the change from a £5 note for a few Scrumpy Jacks in the half-light? Maybe it is the architecture that feels familiar, similar to the … [Read more…]

NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer in Vanilla

Although this shade of NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer is called vanilla (or light 2), the performance, consistency and overall product is certainly not mediocre. I have heard so many positive things about the concealer and yet embarrassingly, it took me until last month to actually try the stuff. If you’ve tried anything NARS, you know … [Read more…]

Essie Lilacism Nail Polish

I have joked probably 30 times about how I should probably have my beauty blogger status revoked for never owning an Essie nail polish. Dear reader, I am now legit, because I was strolling about Priceline yesterday with Lena (of Lena Talks Beauty) when I spotted this Essie Lilacism polish (at 50% off!). Essie polishes … [Read more…]