Articles by: Claire Dodd

An interview with beauty journalist and author Kathleen Baird-Murray

An interview with beauty journalist and author Kathleen Baird-Murray

You’ve watched her swoosh her hair probably thousands of times in that irritating but fascinating way only shampoo advert girls can do. Some may have cursed her for that implausibly […]

Beauty Road Test: Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream

Beauty Road Test: Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream

What: Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream. That’s quite a mouthful for a simple anti-ageing cream. So first thing’s first. Why pro-collagen? Well, the cream is formulated to make skin smoother, plumper […]

Yipee! Topshop and Jonathan Saunders team up again!

Yipee! Topshop and Jonathan Saunders team up again!

Topshop is bagging itself more than its fair share of fashion headlines at the moment- but hey, if it’s news….. So here we go again. The indelible Toppers and Jonathan […]

Beauty Road Test: Surya Ucuuba Restructuring Hair Mask

Beauty Road Test: Surya Ucuuba Restructuring Hair Mask

What: This new hair treatment for curly hair from Brazilian brand Surya, is getting a lot of press coverage right now. It’s organic, all natural, it’s eco-friendly, it’s exclusive, but […]

New Spring fragrances: DKNY vs Tommy Hilfiger

New Spring fragrances: DKNY vs Tommy Hilfiger

The Contenders: DKNY Be Delicious Fresh Blossom , The fourth fragrance in the Be Delicious range is inspired by New York apple blossom trees and has top notes of grapefruit, […]

Beauty Road Test: M.A.C Just Dessert Lipglass

Beauty Road Test: M.A.C Just Dessert Lipglass

What: The Sugarsweet range from M.A.C. On the face of it, it’s a pretty bold collection. Lipsticks, eye shadows, shadesticks, nail varnishes and mineralised skin finishes (metallic blusher to you […]

Calling all British eccentrics! Get shot by Rankin

Calling all British eccentrics! Get shot by Rankin

British portrait and fashion photographer Rankin has photographed the great and the good from Britney Spears, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell, Kylie Minogue and even the Queen. Nowit could be your […]