Clinique Beyond Perfecting Foundation & Concealer

Clinique Perfecting Foundation & Concealer

Choosing a foundation is hard. How do you choose the right colour, formula, coverage and price point for you, all whilst either browsing online – the hardest way to colour match, or even at the counter whilst confronted with so many options. It’s definitely a bit of a minefield. Luckily I do get to try my fair share of foundations in beauty blogging and so today I wanted to report back to you on my findings with Clinique’s Beyond Perfecting Foundation & Concealer.

For me nothing has quite matched up to my favourite foundation Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk. Recently Dolce & Gabbana Luminous Foundation came very close, but again this is an expensive option and in the end it did prove to highlight my drier areas, so it wasn’t going to take the spotlight just yet from the Armani.

So can Clinique Beyond Perfecting foundation take its place? Here is what I thought. Read More »

Beauty, Make-Up

Penhaligon’s Portaits Family Clandestine Clara & Roaring Radcliff

Penhaligon's Portraits Fragrance Review

Penhaligon’s are well-known for their fragrances, but did you know about the Portrait Family?

Portraits are Penhaligon’s family of luxury fragrances and are definitely ones that cannot be missed not only from their impressive scents but also the bottle design is very unique. The Penhaligon’s portrait family of fragrances is exactly that, a fictional family that includes characters such as Lord George, Lady Blanche and The Duke. This year they have launched two new additions to the extended family, Clandestine Clara and Roaring Radcliff. Read More »


How To Choose The Perfect Scent This Mother’s Day

Jimmy Choo L'eau

You really can’t go wrong with perfume as a gift idea on Mother’s Day, but choosing the right scent can be a little trickier. Unless your mum has stated what perfume they want, how do you choose?

I’ve put together a guide to steer you in the right direction. This Spring sees a handful of beautiful new perfume launches and so I’ve selected some of my favourite new launches and a few classics to help you choose that perfect gift this Mother’s Day. Read More »


Roccabox x The LDN Diaries

Roccabox The LDN Diaries Beauty Box

This month sees the launch of Roccabox, a brand new beauty subscription box, where each month the box is curated by a blogger or beauty insider, giving you the chance to try some fabulous blogger approved products. And I am excited to say for their first ever box they have joined forces with none other than me!

For the month of March I have helped to curate the first box of products, with a mixture of hair, skincare and make-up. It includes some of my favourite more well-known brands as well as some hopefully new discoveries for you, all in a beautifully presented rose gold box and for the month of March you can enjoy my face on the flyer too – you lucky lot!  Read More »