See what’s coming up on Beauty Day…


It's nearly that time again! We'll be dedicating a whole day to everything beauty with September's Beauty Day and here's Alison Young to give you little sneak peek…

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  1. Karen Patience September 11, 2010 at 2:54 pm -  Reply

    Any chance of Bare Escentuals putting together an eye colours kit containing only base shades? I have loads of liner shadows, but seem to get through the base shades much more quickly, colours like Demure, Vanilla Sugar, Hero, Delight, Purist, Pure Joy would be great.

  2. kelly owen September 13, 2010 at 7:26 am -  Reply

    oh i can’t wait, 4 easy pays, i can feel a burning on my credit card coming :)

  3. tracy September 13, 2010 at 10:01 am -  Reply

    im with you kelly on that thought! hahaha

  4. anne jones September 13, 2010 at 10:51 am -  Reply

    dear Alison
    Could you advise a makeup brand that would be suitable for my 16 year old daughter, she likes her black eyeliner and mascara, she has recently been getting watery and itchy eyes i think it is down to the makeup she uses. she has reasonable skin, but has the usual spots on forehead and chin especially at that certain time of the month.
    thank anne jones

  5. Debs Newson September 13, 2010 at 12:00 pm -  Reply

    Hi Alison,
    Could you please tell me the Make and Colour Nail Polish that Pipa and you and others wear; it is a taupe shade and I absolutely love it.
    Blessing and Thanks

  6. Jane Emmons September 13, 2010 at 5:25 pm -  Reply

    Hi Alison,
    delighted you will be having Decleor on beauty day, would love QVC to get them to bring back aroma purette fluid, its amazing always use it. Even though QVC don’t stock it any more. Looking forward to you helping to simplify beauty routines. I cannot get on with Bare essentials too messy for me, can you tell me are there any Smashbox shows/kits being included in any of your beauty specials hours. Already checked and you have no designated hours for Smashbox. Looking forward to learning lots and the day its self.

  7. Jean Charles September 13, 2010 at 7:20 pm -  Reply

    Please Alison, can you tell me why the large bottle of OPI nail lacquer remover is no longer available. It seems that the only way to purchase remover is now in a collection of other items of OPI. I have used other brands of shop bought remover much to my dismay. HELP !!!!

  8. Lotus September 14, 2010 at 12:14 am -  Reply

    I too have a few BE related wishes & will tune in when I can and hopefully see some kits I like. My current BE wish which is to get hold of the Bare Escentuals kit I saw a while ago in the USA – a set of silver and gold shades in both a matte and a shimmer version of each – it came in a little bag with a mirror.
    I’d also love a set but ones at the opposite end of the spectrum – a set of electric, very vibrant shades, electric blue/hot pink/lime/orange and a bright Red included(so I can wear it with gold!) If not being arty on my eyelids, I like to use the brighter colours (like Aqua) for eyeliner.
    I have the Surprise kit which came wih red lids. As my dressing table has some Chinese items & a red and gold theme going I’m now desperate for some spare red lids!
    BE eyeshadows aren’t cheap and the more colours you collect means you end up with a fab collection to choose from which will last you years. I’d love it if BE were to make a selection of different coloured lids for customers to buy to customise their pots with their bedrooms or decor – it would be fun to make much more of a feature of the pots by way of a feature stand. Perhaps an acrylic stand with grooves to fit your pots into, so that half of the pot can be slid into it so the colours become a feature. With the Bare Escentuals logo in gold foil at the top of course. An alternative stand would be less formal, perhaps for teens or more whimsical – I’m thinking of a rotatable, tiered design resembling a cupcake stand.
    Looking forward to seeing the shows!

  9. Elaine Jones September 15, 2010 at 5:02 pm -  Reply

    Hi Alison, I have let the hair colour grow out of my hair and everyone says it suits me so much (grey!) I said I would never go grey it is whiter at the front. I have short hair but would like to find a shampoo and condtitioner to suit my hair type to make it shine and look healthy any tips please. Thanks for your time Elaine xx

  10. Beena Salona September 16, 2010 at 4:56 pm -  Reply

    Hi Alison
    Can you give me some advise I have wrinkes around my eyes and dark circles I use Elemis absulte eye serum for the dark circles can you tell what should I use for the wrinkes and what would you recommend I use for dry dull skin – CLEANSER, TONER AND ANTI AGING CREAM.

  11. Maureen Craig September 16, 2010 at 5:59 pm -  Reply

    Karen…great idea!!BE all new to me…cant get my hands on enough of it and next on list is eyeshadows!!That would take a lot of the work out for me. Lotus!Lol!!Love the idea,wher do I put all these pots I`m gathering?It`s started to drive me loopy!!Hahaha!!

  12. Keeley Hedger September 16, 2010 at 9:00 pm -  Reply

    Hello Alison
    I would be grateful if you could help me I would like to find a serum for around the eye area. I am 38 and have fine lines all around the eye area. I use Liz Earles C&P and toner and moisturiser but find that the line serum makes the area around my eyes a little itchy. Please could you advise of something else. I do suffer with sensitive skin. Thankyou very much.

  13. Alison Hill September 17, 2010 at 4:43 pm -  Reply

    I love Beauty days! So happy theres easy pays and a bit more of a mix of brands this time. I like to see a bit of makeup, skincare, haircare everything. The last Beauty day wasnt very exciting last time but I still love watching! x

  14. ashleigh September 17, 2010 at 5:37 pm -  Reply

    Hi Alison
    i am 21 years old i have dry sensitive skin most products i use dont help sooth my dry skin and alot of products are to harsh on my skin because of how sensitive my skin is can u recomend any products that you think would be suitable for me
    thankyou :)

  15. Jane Bennett September 18, 2010 at 9:24 am -  Reply

    Hi, Kelly and Beena have both just said everything I would like to say! BE base colours in wearable shades, and shampoo & conditioner especially for my silver-fox hair pleeeeeeease! I would think all my Christmases had come at once!!

  16. sharon spary September 18, 2010 at 3:36 pm -  Reply

    hi alison
    Im 53 on tuesday and going through the menopause, i use all your products, liz earle elemis gateneau, im a beauty junkie,
    im having flare ups on my chin only on the right side it comes up all inflamed and spotty im stuck with what to put on my skin when its like this. your help would be appreciated

  17. Chris September 18, 2010 at 5:44 pm -  Reply

    Hello Alison
    Can we have a show for male skincare at all? Also, is Bare Minerals suitable for guys and if so how do I choose which shade is mine?
    Many Thanks

  18. Julie PLuck September 18, 2010 at 10:30 pm -  Reply

    2 things:
    light grey hair..what colours in make up are best?
    I prefer grey or slate coloured mascara as black to stark and brown doesn’t look right.Any ideas?

  19. Valerie Bruce September 18, 2010 at 10:52 pm -  Reply

    I would just like to say how FAB you look on the video – loving the less made up look & more casual hair – you sometimes look a tad ‘false’ on screen – this look is SO much more flattering. Also loving your lttle top…….

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