Just Nice Things

Blogging on beauty and lifestyle since 2009

Hillarys’ Week of Sleep

If you follow me on Twitter and read what I bleet (thank you by the way), then you will have noticed I’ve posted tweets about how I’ve been sleeping in the past week with the hashtag #HillarysWeekofSleep. 2015 is the International Year of Light (IYL). From the moment we wake in the morning, our days are filled with light: the LED alarm clock, the lamp next to the bed; the smartphone display; the sunshine bursting through the bedroom window as you pull back the curtains. Modern technology has reset our body clocks and is likely to be the cause of sleepless nights

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Bourjois Liner Pinceau Eyeliner

I’ve become good friends with Bourjois’s latest new liner, the Pinceau Eyeliner*. ‘Pinceau’ en Francais is ‘brush’ and this liquid liner comes with a 0.5mm brush applicator that executes a perfectly smooth finish every time (provided you have a steady hand). It’s not too soft but it’s not stiff either (oh my…ahem.) The fluid formula dries quickly to a matte finish and Ultra Black is a deeply intense black. Promising 16 hours wear, the longest I’ve had it on is probably 14 hours without the need to reapply. Yes, I’m not one of those who will diligently remove make-up as

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