Archive / November, 2016

My Glossy Autumn Gel Nails… | AD

As you well know if you’re a long-term reader of A Model Recommends, I am strictly low-maintenance when it comes to my nails. I mostly wear nude shades, with the occasional red and a very occasional “off-piste” crazy shade, but my focus is usually on keeping my hands and nails looking neat and polished rather than swapping my […]

Sunday Tittle Tattle: Best Beauty Buys

Oh, we’re knee-deep in this whole headache-inducing Black Friday business, which seems to now start on a Wednesday and last until a Tuesday, but still manages to fill me with excitement because: DISCOUNTS. Discounts are basically my downfall – give me any kind of voucher code or “special VIP coupon” and I simply must use it, even […]

Room 101: Beauty Edition

One of my guilty pleasures is watching back to back episodes of Room 101. It’s not really a guilty pleasure… more a waste of time generally when I should be doing something else!  If you aren’t familiar with the comedy/tongue–in–cheek style programme it’s a series in which celebrities are invited to share their pet hates […]

What’s On My Christmas Wishlist 2016

If you’ve clicked on this post then I’m going to assume you’re feeling festive and looking for gift ideas! So no apologies will be given here for talking Christmas!I’m currently sat admiring my Christmas tree, trying to resist eating more Celebration chocolates (the Malteser ones, obvs) whilst wondering what the heck I want this year […]

Weekly Christmas Shop: The Luxe List

Here it is: the women’s Christmas Gift Guide. I find that women are much, much easier to buy for than men. My friends like almost anything that smells or looks or feels nice. I like almost everything that smells or looks or feels nice. I honestly don’t know how people get it so wrong, with unfunny novelty mugs and candles that […]