#SelfLove & Selfies: A Successful Reflection

This story begins with a glamorous anecdote. I was sitting in a bathroom stall in Brixton in September, drunk on #London and half-litre cans of Strongbow and good company, when: lo and behold. The writing on the wall was (quite literally) written in pale blue spray paint on the wall. In a society that relies

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

On Wearing Eye Makeup with Glasses*

Recently I was lucky enough to be sent a pair of prescription glasses from the people at GlassesShop.com. Now, 80% of my waking life I'm walking around in glasses, and if you're a glasses-wearer like me, you'll know how frustrating it is to put a bunch of effort in to your eye makeup only to

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

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