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.

You’re Making Me Blush

I love a bit of blusher. But the corally tones I’ve been wearing over the summer don’t really work now as the light is...

All Eyes On Autumn

I have a love-hate relationship with eye makeup. I love what a boost it gives me –...

On the spot relief

When I was a teenager, quite a while ago admittedly, there wasn’t a lot of choice when...

Try To Remain Calm

The summer holidays are well and truly over and it’s all school runs, homework, packed lunches and...

Raising the bar

Soap? You’re having a laugh. Isn’t it that itch-inducing stuff in the corner of your granny’s sink...

The Thick Of It

To the untrained eye, it looks like I have thick hair because it is curly and kind...

Get your five a day

Fruity beauty used to mean a scary lemon peel-off facial masque, or if you were lucky, talk...

All Washed Up

One of the great things about growing older (and I’ve decided there are lots, just to make...

Don’t Get In A Lather

Lathers are getting bad press these days… mainly because the foaming agents that sometimes create them are...

Shiny Happy People

When you’ve got curly or wavy hair like me, it’s hard to get a really glossy sheen...

I can see the sea

Ah, the smell of the sea: there’s such a fine line between the bracing, salty breeze of...

Read my lips

A lot of beauty column inches are devoted to the concept of the autumn and winter ‘lip’...

Find Your Niche

When people ask me about my favourite beauty brands, I can see their eyes glaze over when...

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