23 Best Red Carpet Looks of 2015

The 23 Best Looks of 2015

January 9th, 2016 / by / in: Closetary / No responses

2015: the year that brought sexy back. The red carpet was awash last year with the sexy, the see-through, and the sparkly; women with amazing bodies poured into the kind of ensembles that were going to show those good genes off, and why not? I definitely sit in the ‘if […]


The Top 10 Mascaras

October 3rd, 2015 / by / in: Cosmeticary / No responses

It has the shortest lifespan of any product in your makeup bag, the first version was released in the 1830s, and the average woman spends up to £2,300 on it in a lifetime. Mascara: it’s most likely the Queen of your makeup bag and one product you wouldn’t leave the […]

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Vogue Talent Contest 2015

August 13th, 2015 / by / in: Cosmeticary / No responses

As my Bio indicates, Closetary is normally the home of purely fashion-related articles on The Beauty Laureate. However today it plays host to an interview I wrote for Vogue in March this year, but before that, I’d just like to thank everyone for the great reception to my blog! It makes me so proud and happy to see that […]


NARS, St Paul De Vence

July 1st, 2015 / by / in: Cosmeticary / No responses

NARS is one of, if not my favourite artistry brand, but definitely a premium choice for eye makeup and given the competition out there, that’s saying something. The eponymous brand was launched in 1994 by French makeup artist and photographer François Nars to a modest collection of 12 lipsticks sold in […]


Kendall’s Shade

June 30th, 2015 / by / in: Cosmeticary / No responses

Her star has been on the rise for some time now – and not because of that famous family’s reality merry-go-round. Kendall’s everywhere, and goes as such by her first name. Yet, even in this age of the Insta-Model, this recognition feels like an especial triumph since so many naysayers thought those […]