Articles by: Frankie Mathieson

Road Test: Kerastase‘s Noctogenist Serum Nuit

Road Test: Kerastase‘s Noctogenist Serum Nuit

  Everyone‘s heard of night creams; lotions and potions applied overnight designed to leave skin feeing  rejuvenated and replenished the morning after.  Well, now there are overnight treatments for your[Read More...]

by 18th February 2009 Health and Beauty
Trend Alert: Leotard Ladies!

Trend Alert: Leotard Ladies!

Wordsmith Lady Gaga recently retorted “it‘s never too cold for a leotard.  It seems the music world may well be in agreement with this statement.  Previously an item worn only[Read More...]

by 10th February 2009 Celebrity Style, Fashion Fix
Valentines Gift Guide 2009!

Valentines Gift Guide 2009!

Make sure there’s no more heart-shaped candies, red roses, or cuddly bears being gifted this Valentine’s day. Whether it’s your boyfriend or your best friend that’s sharing the love and[Read More...]

by 7th February 2009 Fashion Fix, Gift Guides
Clinique 7 Day Scrub

Clinique 7 Day Scrub

I’ve been using Clinique’s 7 Day Scrub Cream on and off for nearly 10 years.  For those of you who love exfoliating on a daily basis Clinique’s gentle but effective formula is[Read More...]

by 5th February 2009 Health and Beauty
Haute Couture: The Highlights from Paris

Haute Couture: The Highlights from Paris

The Haute Couture season began in Paris this week with John Galliano‘s fantastically outlandish Christian Dior show – drawing on Flemish folklore for inspiration, Galliano‘s tremendous silk dresses were more[Read More...]

by 30th January 2009 Fashion Fix
Clinique Superbalm Moisturising Gloss

Clinique Superbalm Moisturising Gloss

The idea of a lip balm which is also a gloss has always baffled me.  I have never believed a single product could be capable of offering conditioning benefits whilst masquerading as[Read More...]

by 26th January 2009 Health and Beauty
Super Eyes Instant Action Moisturising Eye Gel

Super Eyes Instant Action Moisturising Eye Gel

After umpteen seasonal soirees my eyes are tired, my feet hurt, and my belly aches.  I’ve been burning the candle at both ends and it ain’t a pretty sight! Luckily[Read More...]

by 20th January 2009 Health and Beauty
G-Day Has Arrived: The Return of Gossip Girl

G-Day Has Arrived: The Return of Gossip Girl

At last, the day we’ve all been waiting for; Gossip Girl returns this Wednesday at 9pm on ITV2! Reunited once more with Serena, Blair, Chuck, Nate, Dan, Vanessa and Jenny,[Read More...]

by 19th January 2009 Fashion Fix, Grab Your Diary
The recessionista’s new best friend? Vintage!

The recessionista’s new best friend? Vintage!

In the current climate of financial distress and eco-conscious concern, consumers are turning their backs on disposable fast-fashion and investing in classic, dependable items that will stand the test of[Read More...]

by 9th January 2009 Fashion Fix
Top Ten for 2009

Top Ten for 2009

A new year, a new lot of items to lust over. Not sure where to begin? Update your wardrobe with these 10 key items and start off 2009 with a[Read More...]

by 9th January 2009 Fashion Fix
Charles Darwin Jewels

Charles Darwin Jewels

Alexander McQueen proclaimed Charles Darwin the inspiration of his S09 collection.  Interpreted by McQueen via skeletal neck pieces; Darwin’s theory of evolution involving science and nature has become an evident[Read More...]

by 16th December 2008 Fashion Fix
Blake Lively’s W Cover

Blake Lively’s W Cover

Clad in red with the star-spangled banner as her sole accessory, Blake Lively is the ultimate American Girl on this month’s W cover. A devout follower of Lively’s show Gossip[Read More...]

by 28th November 2008 Fashion Fix
Label Alert: Built by Wendy

Label Alert: Built by Wendy

Built by Wendy is the brainchild of designer Wendy Mullin. Founded in 1991, the label began life as a collection of hand-sewn guitar straps in fabrics as diverse as tweed[Read More...]

by 27th November 2008 Fashion Fix