The Beauty Bird

The Beauty Bird is Eleanor Tucker. She’s a freelance writer who juggles being a mother of two small children with writing lifestyle, parenting and beauty features. You can find her every week on StyleNest, and get to know more about her here.

Double duty

Is cleansing all that your cleanser does? How lazy of it. I want my cleansers to do other things too, like work as a...

Return to base

The wind is getting chillier, the light less warm and forgiving and the central heating has gone...

Brush it off

As much as I love a flannel, I sometimes feel the need for a little bit more....

Strike oil

As much as I enjoy blends, I’m also fascinated by which specific pure oils are good for...

The eyes have it

And by ‘it’, I mean an unwelcome freak-out of the skincare variety. This is really unusual for...

I feel brand new

I might have mentioned this before, but I’m not that keen on the term anti-ageing. Because I’m...

Oil me up

My hair is in agreement with the weather – summer is over. It’s had enough of the...

Fair Skin Fakery

I was an early adopter of fake tan: I had to be. Fair, mole-covered and not a...

Let’s go balmy

All this warm weather is calling for limbs to be exposed. But because anything too rich in...

Flash your lashes

It’s the time of year when you can try something a bit more daring with your makeup...

Take it away

This summer, I’m all about the glamping. And I’m calling it that because any camping trip, no...

Smells Like Summer

I don’t know about you, but when it’s summer, I want my house to smell summery. You...

All That Shimmers

Shimmering is not something I would normally aim for. It’s not very school-run. It would make me...

Neck and neck

Necks are funny things. You don’t really notice them until they become a problem. But, as punctuality...

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