This post was written by Peony Lane

This is an easy one.

Yes.

Where once I used to spend most of my cosmetics budget on lipsticks and mascara, I am now spending far more time and money on ‘slap’ ­ those mythical wonder creams that are supposed to fill in wrinkles, plump up  cheeks, add an ‘iridescent’ glow to my skin and generally, wipe away the evidence of the last ten years of my life on my face.