The first time I heard of the Priti NYC natural nail polishes, the least I can say is that I was listening very carefully. Nail polish and natural, in fact, are unusual words to hear in the same sentence, let alone to describe the same product… It reminded me of Kure Bazaar, a French nail polish brand […]
Archives for November 2014
I decided to start a new section on the blog: ‘Ask Bonnie’, and I’ll try to answer any questions you may have about cosmetics. Yes, because I’m ambitious like that! In this section, I would like to talk about products but also give some tips. I’ve got lots of ideas, but I’d love you to […]
Aaah, Hourglass powders and blushes… If you’re like me, obsessed by beauty blogs or YouTube videos, you probably know what I’m talking about. Otherwise, stay with me, I’ll introduce you to Hourglass and more specifically to the last product launched: the Ambient Lighting Blush Palette! Hourglass is an American brand that only exists since 2004. Carisa […]
Yayyy, Fall is (really) here in Dubai! We can finally put jumpers or jackets (well, just during the night but that’s progress) and also wear all the beautiful autumn makeup collections! So today I will introduce you to the NARS Fall 2014 collection. * Yes, I know, it’s a bit of a NARS festival here right […]
Inundated with information about skincare? Feeling it’s impossible to find an effective skincare routine… We often hear anything and everything about the skin: ‘the right gestures’, the miracle skincare products promising a ‘complete transformation of your skin’…
In this post, I want to focus on questions that I have often been asked in my professional life.
I worked for a cosmetics brand as a trainer for spas and beauticians for almost 10 years. I have often met regular customers in pharmacies, department stores, beauty counters while I was training the sales personnel…
Bombarded with so many cosmetics adverts, magazine articles and of course beauty blogs, why wouldn’t you feel overwhelmed. It’s so tempting to buy the latest skincare product from [fill in the blank] because you so want to believe in miracles. And of course at the end, more often than not, you feel disappointed.
There is a first for everything, apparently. I wouldn’t have thought I would one day be disappointed by a NARS product, but that’s what happened to me with the new Night Series eyeliners*… These four pencil eyeliners came out in the same time as the NARS Fall collection and they’re an addition to the permanent collection. These […]
Today, let’s talk about a lipstick. Because, it’s been a while, hasn’t it? wink But it’s not just any lipstick… Charlotte Tilbury, the English star makeup artist launched her own makeup brand last year. If you don’t know her, here is Charlotte Tilbury: (on the left in the photo above) (she posed with a girlfriend […]