In Step: Looking After Our Feet
18 June 2018 | VA Notes Beauty

In Step: Looking After Our Feet

Are you in step?

With the summer upon us, I have been thinking about feet.

Largely forgotten for most of the year and suddenly forced into daylight for a few weeks over the summer months, our feet put up with a lot.

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Lips And Lacquer: Pure Colour Envy
16 May 2018 | VA Notes Beauty

Lips And Lacquer: Pure Colour Envy


These are something fabulous.

I recently found a new paint on lip colour – seriously, sensational.


They aren’t really called lacquer, rather paint on liquid colour, but I have christened them lacquer for some reason.


Not that the name matters as they are truly one of the easiest lip colours I have applied.

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Five Tricks: Five Years Younger
20 January 2018 | VA Notes Beauty

Five Tricks: Five Years Younger

ARE THERE FIVE EASY TRICKS TO LOOKING FIVE YEARS YOUNGER?

I am not sure if these ideas really make me look any younger but they sure do make me feel a lot better.

There are certain “grooming” (for want of better word) jobs I need to have done regularly otherwise I don’t feel well with the world.

Simple beauty, hair and make-up rituals that make all the difference to how I look and present myself.

They are not complicated or revolutionary but they inspire confidence.

When I am behind on these, I am well and truly behind.

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