Red lipstick, how do you wear yours?

Red lipstick, how do you wear yours?

Lip service: Red lipstick symbolises power, femininity, glamour and rebellion. I love it! What have Cleopatra, Queen Elizabeth I, Marilyn Monroe and the Suffragettes have in common? They were all fans of red lipstick. For Cleopatra, it not only represented beauty and...
Coping with hair loss and thinning during cancer treatment

Coping with hair loss and thinning during cancer treatment

Catriona Sheehan was my great friend, business partner and inspiration. She was funny, occasionally fierce, highly creative and intelligent, brave and loved life. Tragically, cancer took all that away from her, Catriona’s family and of course, us her friends and...
To Dye For: The hot hair colour trends for 2019

To Dye For: The hot hair colour trends for 2019

During the Christmas break I had the chance to catch up with some of my friends and colleagues in the fashion, hair and beauty industries to discuss what hair trends will be huge in 2019.  If you’ve not seen it already on Instagram, then bottle green hair is set to be...
Look a million dollars this Christmas

Look a million dollars this Christmas

When the Christmas lights go on in Southend High Street, you know that the festive season is upon us – and not only that, with it comes a round of social engagements that keep going through to the New Year.   Naturally, the hectic social calendar is simply a series...
What’s your holiday beauty personality?

What’s your holiday beauty personality?

Change your beauty personality & ditch those time-consuming hair and make-up rituals I know, last month’s post was all about poolside hair and beauty and I don’t want to labour the point, but let’s be honest, it’ll soon be autumn and we’ll all be going about the...