Let me start by saying that for me, trying out new skincare is like playing Russian roulette with my skin. I’ll never know how badly it might turn out. I have extremely reactive and sensitive oily dehydrated skin. If it reacts badly, its like a fireworks of flare ups, redness and itchiness like you wouldn’t […]


Our Woman Crush Wednesday is none other than our very own Wonder woman. The Israeli born actress/model has been hitting our screens for years from seductive car-racing badass to evil-fighting superheroine; she’s never too far away from the action. In a recent interview, she revealed that she was ready to give up and stay away […]

At Home Beauty That Won’t Break the Bank!

Want to treat yourself but feeling the pinch? Here are some treatments you can make at home that won’t bust your budget and still leave you feeling pampered. Walnut Face Pack Handful of walnuts 3 teaspoons of fine oats 2 teaspoons runny honey 1 teaspoon cream or milk or water Olive oil to blend Put […]

I THE STYLIST LOVES: Make up under £20.00

With the New Year now upon us, we are all excited for what 2018 will bring and the new beauty launches to drool over. As we try and ignore our January blues, we have scrolled through the internet to find beauty bargains in an attempt to try and fulfill one of our New Years’ resolutions […]

Overindulged this Christmas?

Top tips for getting your skin back on track By Lisa de-la-Plain, Co-founder and professional beauty therapist, Beauty Flash Had a ball this Christmas, but now facing the consequences of partying just a little too hard over the festive season? Don’t worry, us too. To help you regain the pre-party season glow, we have put […]

Caring Makeup for the Winter Months

Winter comes and so do harsh cold winds, strong air conditioning, heating and the stress of surviving another holiday season. We know, the best way to take care of your skin is with your diet, fluid intake and weather proof skincare. But let’s just give the skincare a little nudge and add a little extra […]

Yvonne Okoro & Sandra Ankobiah

Ghanaian beauties Yvonne Okoro (and yes – I know she’s half naija!) and Sandra Ankobiah were in Europe this week. After a brief stop in Paris they headed into London for a quick photoshoot which I styled – can’t wait to show you the pics.  The girls looked hot, hot, hot. Here’s a sneak peek… […]

EVENT: MOBO Awards 2012

Just recovered from a great weekend in Liverpool.  I styled MOBO CEO Kanya King for this year’s awards show.  It was my first visit to Liverpool and I’m due back at the end of the month to visit a friend.  I couldn’t get over how polite and courteous the black cab drivers were…and they were cheap.  A […]