In the ever-changing dynamics of the beauty industry, Urban Decay and Sanoflore are now owned by L'Oréal (which, in turn, has a 23.3% stake by Nestle). As, incidentally, is Yves Saint Laurent Beauty. The conglomerate has also recently launched EM Michelle Phan, a cheery makeup brand spearheaded by ... Read More about Who owns what in the beauty industry (prepare to be surprised… very, very surprised!)
Yesterday I was swatching Chanel's new spring nail polishes (posting them soon) when Mr. Husband calls and says we have to go for a formal dinner. And then I realise there is not a single drop of nail polish remover in the house. So, nails covered in 4 different colours that needed to come off ... Read More about Out of nail polish remover? Use perfume
Some poor souls think fashion weeks are all about the clothes. You and I know better: that a kick-ass fashion week is actually more about the makeup and hair, which after all are far easier to recreate than some of those beyond-size-zero clothes. Right? So, here's the first edition of The Beauty ... Read More about 7 Makeup tricks that are borderline genius (Warning: You will want to try them right NOW!)
If you've already sorted all your holiday shopping, have gifts organised by spread sheets and multicoloured tabs or have oodles of time and money to just roll the dough, feel free to totally skip this post. If, on the other hand, you are like me and are pulling out your hair with both hands at ... Read More about The ultimate just-for-you beauty gift guide (at EVERY price point)
From the world's most decadent makeup compact to haute couture nails and face masks that will light up even the most blah complexions, these are the beauty launches we need within reach through December (and many months thereafter!). Forest Essentials Soundarya Radiance Cream with 24 Karat Gold, ... Read More about Beauty Desk Essentials: December’s Hottest Launches!