For many of us, a make-up routine is the most important part of a morning regime – meaning your hair often gets shoved up in a ponytail as you dash out the door en route to work. But getting a stylish ‘do doesn’t have to take hours, with the latest tools and products on the market you can get a chic look in a matter of minutes.
We’ve tried versatile blonde balayage, seriously considered opting for melted opalescent (opal) colour and even debated going intentionally silver.
If you’re the type of woman who applies make-up on the move, cushion compacts are about to change your life. Like many beauty trends of late, they were born in Korea, but after being launched in the U.K. by Lancome, several more beauty brands have taken the plunge. Described as a BB and a CC cream, but with more perks, the cushion compact contains a sponge soaked with a BB-cream-like formula and a flat applicator, which perfectly suits on-the- go application while also offering buildable coverage.
The quest for a flawless set of lashes seems to be a never-ending one, with mascara and falsies frequently used in a bid to achieve picture perfect peepers. But now there are a host of new products on the market that aim to promote natural growth of eyelashes so you can get a permanently gorgeous look. We run through our favourites.
We drink with the best and slate the rest.