What is a micellar water and do you need one?

Micellar waters have been popular for make-up artists for years. They’re great for quick removal of make-up between different looks, and they don’t leave an oily residue so make-up can be applied quickly again. They’re great backstage on fashion shows and for quick make-up removal after jobs too. They were very much a French pharmacy…

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Why I love talking about skin and skincare

As a make-up artist, skin is an integral part of my job. It’s the canvas I work on, and whatever I apply to that canvas makes such a difference to how the make-up I do, will look and stay on. It’s not about having the perfect canvas by any means, but just knowing the right…

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Summer skin and body moisturisers

Your body moisturiser is the absolute perfect place to start switching your beauty kit to a ‘cleaner’, greener one. By choosing brands that focus on natural and organic plant based ingredients, you’re going to be kinder to your skin; think about that surface area, and how much you’re applying… You’re also going to be doing your bit for the environment too, which is always a good thing!

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Winter Skin ideas..

2020 Update – I wrote this last January, but just tweaking it now with some current favourite products and tips 🙂 My winter skin has been so dehydrated this week, I’ve been reading my own advice!! The days are getting longer (slowly albeit) and the birds are singing, it’s felt almost spring like some days.…

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Pfeffer Sal facial..

On my wish list of things to do, a regular facial is always there (along with daily yoga) although neither happens that often!! So when I had a facial at Pfeffer Sal last week it was a real treat. I met Andrea Pfeffer when we were both on a panel talk at Reve en Vert…

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