Botanics 97% Organic Hot Cloth Cleansing Balm Review

So I’ve been testing out this little tub of goodness for about 6 weeks now and I have to admit that I actually do enjoy this product.  Not as much as my Emma Hardie cleansing balm, but this is not bad at all for a budget cleansing balm. This is quite a thick balm and […]

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Bdellium Tools Brush Review

This is a quick review of the rather fabulous Bdellium Tools makeup brushes that I picked up at IMATS, there is one brush I bought from love-makeup.com but I thought I’d include it too. All of these brushes wash well and don’t shed, just thought I’d get that out of the way now! First up […]

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August Favourites & Fails!

So I’ve been doing weekly favourites this month as I’ve been shopping my stash so I’ve gone through and picked up the main items that I couldn’t stop using each week. Lets start with lip products.   Revlon & Rimmel You are no doubt unsurprised to see my yummy new lipsticks, from left to right […]

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Birthday Haul!

So it was my birthday last week and I got some wonderful gifts from my OH, he also very kindly gave me some vouchers for boots – he understands I have an obsession and the spending ban was going well but I missed buying makeup!  So I have now spend said vouchers!  So here are […]

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Nail of the Week!

So it has been a while since I’ve done one of these posts, but I’ve done something a bit fun so I thought I’d show you what I’ve done! Barry M Guava; Illamasqua Load I’ve used Barry M Gelly High-shine in Guava all over the nail, which is a beautiful blue and then added some […]

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All Over Pampering!

So I’ve been giving myself a gradual pamper over the past two days.  I started on Sunday by having a really nice long shower.  I gave myself a thorough brush all over first using my body brush from Body Shop, once I was all brushed I applied Aromatherapy & Associates Revive Morning Bath & Shower […]

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StarGazer Nail Polish Review

  I am so glad I found these nail polishes at IMATS.  I bought these three as they stood out the most on the day, I’ve since checked out the website and there are quite a few more I intend to check out! You can buy them online here and they retail for £2.   314; […]

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Shopping My Stash

So I thought it might be good to use some products that have been gathering dust and are in dire need of some love.  So I’m shopping my stash and doing a makeup basket for a week.  I will still use the same basic products like eyeshadow blending colours etc.  My makeup basket is full […]

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Barry M Gelly Hi-Shine Review & Swatches

So I’ve been slowly but surely building up my collection of the Barry M Gelly Hi-Shines, I’ve ended up with 13 out of the 18, so I thought it might be useful to share my thoughts and some swatches! So below are the swatches.  I will list the colours left to right (ignore the 3 […]

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Replacement Haul!

So as you know I’m still on my spending ban, I did however decide that I would buy replacements for any products I used up.  So these are the bits I decided to replace!   First up are the Origins GinZing Refreshing eye cream, (£23 for 15ml), Origins GinZing Energy boosting moisturiser (£23 for 50ml) […]

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Sleek Sweet Cheeks Blush Review!

I’ve had this for a while now and I’ve gradually being using it more and more, you would have seen it in my July Favourites.  I’m utterly in love with this blush palette. There is a single cream shadow and two powder shadows.  The cream blush is incredibly cream but doesn’t slide off your face […]

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Skin Care Extras!

So this is the final post in my skin care series! This is all about the face masks I love, the other things I use on my face for extra skin goodness. Face Masks I’ll start with the face masks I use for serious deep cleaning action. First up, Rodial Glamoxy Snake mask, this mask […]

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July Favourites!

So this month has been a mix of old favourites making a come back and some new additions. So first up is my continued love for my Inglot eyeshadows.  I’ve been wearing quite a lot of mint and silver recently.  I love how fresh it looks on me and it’s a lovely alternative to all […]

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Eve Lom Rescue mask…my experience

So I got this sample as part of my SpaceNK goodie back from their summer shopping event. I have to admit I was really excited to try this, Eve Lom is a brand I’d heard about and thought it would work even better than my Origins Rescue mask!  Even the sample packaging looks fabulously luxurious! […]

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Sleek lip palette review

I bought this lip palette quite a wee while ago now and the reason for the delayed review, I had to make myself use it. I’ve not used it since testing it for this review.  Not a good sign… Sleek Lip 4 Lipstick Palette in Tease You get a satin finish, a gloss finish and […]

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IMATS Haul!

Was hoping to get this up yesterday but my body decided otherwise! Oh the joys! So after that little bit of TMI, here are the goodies I bought at IMATS on Saturday!!! Lets start with my most exciting goodies – well I’ve been waiting to buy these for months and months. INGLOT eyeshadows. INGLOT 10 […]

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Face of the Day & Outfit of the Day!

So I thought I’d start popping up a few Face of the Days and Outfits to match, having mentioned it in my “About Me”. So here’s the first of many no doubt!  I wore this to the office today – I work in a pretty casual office but I like to “get dressed”. Feeling a […]

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The Red Lippy Project

So last week was cervical cancer awareness week and The Red Lippy Project was in full swing in a bid to raise awareness.  I thought it could always do with a wee boost after the fact.  It’s something that is good to be aware of and we all know it’s an uncomfortable experience but it […]

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