Pink power: support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty, Fashion 8 Comments

Pink has long been synonymous with fundraising in October. Each year the list of fashion and beauty brands which put their collective corporate hands up to support the organisations raising funds and awareness for breast cancer …

This is the nail colour you’ll want to wear next

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty 35 Comments

I don’t need to harness any beauty clairvoyant powers to tell you what colour you are going to be itching to put on your nails next. No, Chanel has done that for me. Or more …

What’s in my October beauty bag?

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty 39 Comments

I’ve been in part-time mode for the last two weeks, taking time out to hang out with my kids and the Woogs.  Apart from working *less*, I have loved go-slow mornings and a slacker time-efficient …

My face has fallen big time for this foundation

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty 23 Comments

Is it possible to fall in love with a foundation?  Figuratively (or FACEatively) speaking? I’ve fallen before – and I know I fall again – but the current objection of my affection will take quite …

4 ways to bring order to your makeup collection

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty 101 Comments

One of the more pleasant side effects of this blogging gig is that my makeup collection tends to swell on a daily basis. Trust me, I’m not complaining.  Lippies, concealors, mascaras and eyeliners.  They are …

5 steps to getting your legs ready for spring

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty 43 Comments

I performed something a little on the frightening side at the weekend.  No, I didn’t decide to walk naked down the corridor of our home, scaring (or should that be scarring) the pimples off my …

What’s in my September beauty bag?

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty 18 Comments

This month my beauty cabinet has been a mix of new skincare – from new brands and old – new favourites in the makeup department and products that fuel my ongoing obsession with pop colour. I love …