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Acrylic & Gel Nail Polish Manicures Have Ruined My Nails

I've always had decent, naturally strong, rounded nails. They hit their peak when I was pregnant to be honest-oh how I miss my preggie nails..they were the strongest, longest nails I've ever had when I was up the duff (my hair was at its silkiest too).
Dior Illuminating Pressed Powder

Designer Makeup Must-Haves

Calling all my fellow makeup junkies, you do NOT want to miss out on this post as today I'm sharing my designer makeup must-haves! These are the products I treated myself to over Christmas, the indulgent buys that are definitely worth the dollar!
What is in Honest Mum's Make up bag

What’s In My Make Up Bag

'What isn't in my make up bag?!' is probably a better title to this post and video because wo, amigos, making this film made me stop, recognise and importantly reorganise- not just my make up bag but also my life.
Caudalie natural skincare review

Review: Natural Beauty with Caudalîe

Those who follow my blog know that I've always been a champion of natural beauty products. I suffer with sensitive skin that's easily aggravated (as does my eldest son), so we only ever use 100% natural products here.
Perfect Party Make Up With Maybelline

My #Maybellinesquad Party MakeUp Must-Haves

Earlier this summer I announced that I was joining the likes of Jordan Dunn and Gigi Hadid (I know, crazy huh) to become a part of the uber glam #Maybellinesquad. Squad goals complete right?
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Joining the #Maybellinesquad & Video Unboxing the Make-Up Case

Forget Taylor Swift! There's only one squad for me! The #Maybellinesquad (maybe she's born with it)! Yup I'm excited to announce that I've been asked to collaborate with Maybelline's group of global beauty ambassadors to share my top beauty tips and my favourite make up from their latest range.
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A Blow Dry at Urban Retreat, Harrods

When I attended the Harrods' Christmas press preview in July, I was lucky enough to meet hair stylist to the stars and Creative Director of Urban Retreat, Harrods, Andrew Barton. Charming Andrew kindly invited me into the salon during our chat, promising me a beautiful blow dry and it certainly did not disappoint!.
bareMinerals products

Video: Easy Everyday Summer Make Up Tutorial

It's summer (or at least the closest thing we'll get to a summer here in the UK), so I wanted to share some of my top tips on how to achieve the perfect dewy daytime make up look for these 'warmer months'.
honest mum

Getting Ready For Date Night With Nair

I'd like to share a bit of advice to all my readers who haven't yet had kids. Never - and I repeat NEVER - take date nights for granted. Because as soon as bambinos are on the scene - and my fellow mamas will back me up here - date nights become rarer than rocking horse poop!
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Anti-Ageing Beauty With Perricone MD

When it comes to anti-ageing skincare routines, I'm a little bit (OK a lot...) late to the party! At 34, I've only just started using anti-ageing products, which according to the experts is about 14 years too late! My bad!