Culture: BFI presents “Dennis Hopper ~ Icon of Oblivion” & 2-4-1 Ticket Offer
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Culture: BFI presents “Dennis Hopper ~ Icon of Oblivion” & 2-4-1 Ticket Offer

This summer is a Dennis Hopper fest in London. The Royal Academy of Arts has an exhibition of his photography (more on that coming up) and BFI Southbank ‘s programme for July includes Dennis Hopper: Icon of Oblivion, showcasing some of his most acclaimed films. Screenings will include Easy Rider, The Last Movie, Blue Velvet and Colors. I … Continue reading

Orange Lipstick Review & Swatch: Satsuma Matte Velvet Lipstick, Cosmetics A La Carte
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Orange Lipstick Review & Swatch: Satsuma Matte Velvet Lipstick, Cosmetics A La Carte

If you read my previous post you’ll know I’ve been orange obsessed and on a mission to find oranges that worked for me. The main things I was looking for in an orange lipstick were the following: Strong colour payoff Comfortable on lips Non drying so doesn’t leave my lips looking like a shrivelled prune Matte … Continue reading

50 Shades of Orange Lipstick / Orange Is The New Everything!
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50 Shades of Orange Lipstick / Orange Is The New Everything!

If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter then you’ll know that I’ve had an orange lip obsession this summer. Until May I’d never worn orange lipstick but since then I’ve worn nothing else (with the exception of purple to see Prince). The beauty gods have declared that the orange lip is hot this season. I normally ignore trends and … Continue reading

Green Beauty:  AFYNA ~ New Organic Skincare Brand Launches
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Green Beauty: AFYNA ~ New Organic Skincare Brand Launches

I’m interested in skincare products that are formulated with clean and non-synthetic ingredients. If they’re made by a new independent company and have pretty packaging even better. So I was keen to find out more about new British brand, AFYNA when I recently discovered it on Twitter. Launched last month, the Cornwall-based company is founded by … Continue reading

Healthy Meets Delicous Recipe: Magic Bean Brownies (vegan, gluten-free, wheat-free, low-carb)
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Healthy Meets Delicous Recipe: Magic Bean Brownies (vegan, gluten-free, wheat-free, low-carb)

If you follow me on instagram then you’ll have recently seen me making these brownies. I asked folks to guess the magic main ingredient and of course nobody guessed correctly. Yup black beans!s No wheat, grain or nut flour of any kind is used. If you tell people you’re making cake with black beans…..well I bet you are … Continue reading

Green Beauty: ‘Happy Nails’ Benecos Nail Polish
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Green Beauty: ‘Happy Nails’ Benecos Nail Polish

Previously I’ve found that natural beauty brands tend to offer rather boring ‘oatmeal’ polish nails colours that do nothing for me. The formulas have also left much to be desired. However the tide is certainly turning. A recent discovery at the Natural and Organic Products trade show was the Benecos range. My attention was grabbed by the vibrant colours in … Continue reading