Just Nice Things

Blogging on beauty and lifestyle since 2009

So…I’ve been away

I’m not sure it was apparent but I’ve been out of the country for two weeks. Perhaps the more observant of you will know – certainly anyone who follows me on Instagram. I managed to schedule a few posts in advance including a new series of foundation reviews but not enough to last more than 14 days. Oh well. For the first time I didn’t know how to answer the question of where I was going for my holiday. I gave the name of the country and I suspect it was met with confusion and a few furrowed brows. Well I

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Foundation Series (4): Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide

2014 saw the arrival of Laura Mercier’s Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide. True to its name, it is a watery formula that has to be shaken to waken it (as all the ingredients separate). Also there are a whopping 24 shades available so surely there must be one to suit everyone. Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide is an oil-free foundation that promises to blur the line between real skin and make-up, leaving a matte finish. How? The secret is the revolutionary bi-phase, two part formula is designed to deliver the most natural looking colour and lightweight coverage. Colour true pigments rest at the bottom

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