September Makeup Favourites

September Makeup Favourites

I’ve been testing out quite a few new products and have utterly fell in love with a few of them.  Let’s start with base shall we?  I’ve done a review of the GOSH Foundation Drops recently, so this will come as no surprise.  This is a lovely light-weight foundation and is so easy to apply.  It […]

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August High End & High Street Beauty Buys

Beauty Buys

It was my birthday in August, so I may have treated myself to the odd nice item this month and a tiny spurge.  Obviously because it was my birthday, while I was in Dublin  I did pick up a few items that you can’t pick up in the UK.    I repurchased my Botanics Cleansing […]

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Coral Smoky Look

Coral Smoky Look Cover

I am clinging desperately to the last days of summer and as I’d had a request a while ago to do a tutorial using a coral lip, this seemed like the perfect opportunity. I decided to pair with a simple bronzy smoky eye for a touch of drama.

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Everyday Makeup Look!

Everyday Makeup Look

I’ve been reaching for similar products recently, for those days when I’m in a rush and just want to get my face on, but still look “put together”.  I have it down to a fine art, taking only about 20mins while drinking my tea.

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June Favourites & Fail

June Makeup Favourites

I’ve been experimenting with lip colours quite a bit this month and I’ve rediscovered a few lip products that work really well with my new hair colour.  I’ve also been testing out new primers and I’ve a few other makeup items that I’ve loved this month!

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A Face of Impressions!

  I’ve been trying out some recent purchases, so I thought it might be fun to do a face of impressions for you!  I have seen some other bloggers do this and it seems the most sensible  way to discuss multiple products in one post!  So let’s start with the eyes.

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Dior Rosy Glow Blush

You may remember this beauty from a haul post back at the end of December.  Have you any idea of how long I looked at this before I used it?  Is it not a thing of beauty?  I’m sure it’s not just me.  Anyway enough drooling, let’s get on with the review. This retails for […]

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Makeup Inventory Purge & Update!

Bit of an up date on my makeup inventory!  I did an end of year purge and I’ve gotten rid of products that I either barely used, I just wasn’t happy with or that had gone a tad “funny”. I’m sure I’m not the only one that felt the need to have a bit of […]

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NARS Orgasm, Wet n Wild Dupe?

Wet n Wild Vs NARS I’m sure you’ve heard of Wet n Wild’s Pearlescent Pink being a dupe of NARS Orgasm.  I had and I entirely forgot about it.  I received Wet n Wild’s Pearlescent Pink in my USA/UK swap with RebeccaLately and never really thought to do a comparison with my NARS Orgasm blush, […]

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August Beauty Favourites

August Beauty Favourites Time for monthly favourites and this month it has been all about the makeup, both new and old! Due to my weekly makeup boxes I’ve been really forcing myself to test out more of my stash and this month has been a great month for rediscovering some great makeup items. August Makeup […]

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Weekly Makeup Box!

Weekly Makeup Box Mixing it up again this week, I’ve even included quite a bold lipstick that I wouldn’t normally wear.  I’m hoping the new hair colour will help me get away with it! Bases I am keeping in my Bourjois Matte Serum Primer * as always, for foundation I’m adding in L’Oreal Nude Magique Eau […]

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Weekly Makeup Box!

Weekly Makeup Box It’s that time again! Shopping my stash! So you may recognise some items from last week’s makeup box, I just didn’t get to test them out very much or didn’t use them at all.  So they’ve stayed in.  I’m adding a few eye palettes this week that I’v not actually tried out […]

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My Travel Makeup Bag & What I Actually Used!

Travel Makeup Bag I don’t know about you but I tend to overpack when I travel, including bringing a tad too much makeup! So I thought it would be good to share my travel makeup bag with you and tell you what I actually ended up using, maybe you can make better decisions when you’re […]

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Weekly Makeup Box

Weekly Makeup Box! I’ve decided to just call this my makeup box, as I do actually keep it all in a box, not a basket in sight!  So I hope you don’t mind the confusion.  Anyway, explanation done, let’s get on with the makeup. Eyeshadow I am including two eyeshadow palettes this week, the Naked […]

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Weekly Makeup Basket!

Weekly Makeup Basket I’m back with a new weekly makeup basket, testing out some new additions and some forgotten products. Face From Bourjois  I’m keeping in the Happy Light Matte Serum Primer*, Benefit’s “that gal”* brightening face primer and No7 Skin Illuminator* Eyes I’m keeping in Covergirl bombshell shineshadow in Copper Fling, essences shimmer effect […]

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May Favourites

May Favourites Time for my favourite beauty products for the month of May! Cheeks I have a few favourite blushes this month, all recent additions.  From Almay I have a pink Smart Shade blush, it adds such a lovely pink flush to my cheeks and it’s easy to gradually build up a nice colour.  Another […]

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Weekly Makeup Basket!

Weekly Makeup Basket Time to try out a few more of my makeup recent additions, as well as digging out some older products to play with. Face & Cheeks I’m keeping in my Bourjois matte serum primer and Benefit’s “that gal” brightening primer.  I’m still testing out Covergirl Outlast stay fabulous foundation.  For cheeks I’ve […]

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Drugstore Princess Tag!

Drugstore Princess I saw this video by the ever lovely Maria Sparkle, I thought it would be a fun thing to do.  It’s the drugstore version of the Princess Tag that Tati did a few months ago. This tag, basically I pick my favourite products from each category. First up we have Foundation.  I’m a […]

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