Category Archive: Hair & make-up

Short hairĀ 

I finished chemo more than a year ago but my hair has grown so slowly that it is still less than 3 inches long. It is a thing. In some ways it is… Continue reading

Short Hair

My hair is currently very short. I like to call it a pixie hair cut but it is actually shorter than that. It’s really a buzz cut. Kind of like this: I have… Continue reading


I have been researching face and skin care stuff you need to survive chemo, and it occurs to me that a lot of this stuff is useful whether you have cancer or not.… Continue reading


I bought a Rimmel Scandaleyes Eye Shadow stick in brown at the supermarket on a whim last week, and now I am totally hooked. These sticks are a vast improvement on my old… Continue reading

Make Up Your Mind

I recently went and bought some new make up. This is a twice a year event for me as I am not a huge make up fan. However I do need to wear… Continue reading

The Beauty Cloud

Generally my make up purchasing technique involves going to a counter – benefit, MAC, Clinique and asking them to choose for me. So I’m not an expert on make-up. However I found this… Continue reading

Inspiration: Hair and Make-up NYFW 2013

BellaSugar has a great collection of over 120 different hair and make-up looks from NYFW Fall 2013. Often I get bored and just want to do something different with my hair without looking… Continue reading


I’ve been looking for hair styling inspiration (keyword = wavy medium).

Valentine’s Day

Instead of Valentine’s Day, why not try a little Hair Romance? I found Hair Romance during my hunt for new things to read. Even though I don’t think I could read about hair… Continue reading