Valentine’s Day Gift Guide–Part 1

February means one thing – Valentine’s Day. Whilst I am pretty cynical when it comes to the commercialisation of Valentine’s Day, it does mean lots of beautiful products and packs from our favourite beauty brands. So, I have chosen a few of my favourites to share with you – and your ‘significant others’ if you […]

Beauty travelling tips Part 2–makeup

Peter Thomas Roth SPF45 mineral sunscreen

It is hard to believe that just a few weeks ago I was in paradise, swimming in my private pool, enjoying my meals being cooked for me and having a driver at my disposal. Oh what a difference a few weeks makes! Before I went on holiday I shared this video with you showing you […]

Do you have a foundation wardrobe?

What exactly is a foundation wardrobe? It is what I like to call my selection of different foundations that have found a home in my beauty cabinet. Finding the best foundation for your skin and colouring is one of the most important items of makeup in your ‘arsenal’. There is nothing worse than seeing someone […]

Jane Iredale PurePressed triple eyeshadow and Mystikol

One of the things about getting older is that you remember past fashions and trends and unfortunately have the photos to prove it! When I heard about the new green and gold makeup from Jane Iredale I was reminded of the absolutely ‘questionable’ Australian uniforms for the Olympic and Commonwealth games. I could only hope […]

Favourites of 2012

What a year it was!  I am choosing to think of 2012 as a learning year about what is really important, and to look forward to 2013 with renewed energy and focus to achieve the goals that I have set for both our family and Seduced by Beauty. I am not glad that 2012 is […]