Sleek Enchanted Forest Eye Look

Sleek Enchanted Forest Eye Look Close Up

I’m a wee bit in love with this Sleek Enchanted Forest* palette.  I lusted after it for months, so it was about time I owned it!   I created this eyelook using only the shades from the palette and an eyeliner from Glo & ray.  It’s wonderfully colourful, perfect to jazz up a simple black outfit!

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MUA Fire Vixen Eyeshadow Palette Review

MUA Fire Vixen Eyeshadow Palette

So this little palette is a bit of a find, which palette is that?  Well the MUA Fire Vixen Eyeshadow Palette* of course!  I picked this up last month along with a few other bits – you can check out the Updating My Seasonal Beauty Haul to see what else I bought at the time.  Back […]

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Autumn EyeLook | MUA Fire Vixen Palette

Orange Autumn Eyes

I’m back with this Autumn feeling makeup look, I’ve been playing with the MUA Fire Vixen eyeshadow palette* and came up with this orange look.  I’ve gone full face (do we think that should be a thing? Going full face…mmmm).  Anyway, I’ve gone through the entire look for you to follow along.

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October Favourites! Beauty & Life

L'Oreal Mega Gloss Protest Queen Close Up Favourites

I’m back with shiny new favourites, it’s been a while since I’ve done one of these!  I’ve some new and old..I feel like I should have something borrowed and blue too.  Shall we start with the beauty first?  Yes I think so.

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Halloween Sugar Skull Makeup

Sugar Skull Halloween Makeup Cover

So as the images might have given away, I’ve done a really simple sugar skull that you can easily recreate using the makeup you already have. Plus it’s all sorts of fun!

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Haul | Updating My Seasonal Beauty

So I may be on a budget, but I fancied updating my makeup and beauty in general to go with the change in seasons, so I did! I did it within budget too, so ya know, no guilt.  Let’s start with hair – I’m dying to change it entirely so I’m going with purple and […]

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Bobbi Brown BBU & Shadow Stick First Impressions

Bobbi Brown

If you caught up with my latest weekly vlog, you’ll know I went to a rather fun Bobbi Brown MUA event last week and I treated myself to a few little bits…OK a few big bits.  First let’s talk goody bag.  We got a few little booklets with hints & tips for various looks, this was sweet, […]

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A rather mental week

Third May weekly Vlog

So it’s been a bit full on this week!  I’ve had so much on, all good things but now seriously!  I had some rather exciting things happen at work, or at least moves in the right direction.  Managed to squeeze in some early morning baking, I decided to test out a gluten free brownie packet.  Irish dancing […]

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A Week of Good Things

Brighton/London Vlog

It has been more than a little bit mental of late, which is no bad thing necessarily!  I had a wonderful trip up to London, you would’ve seen snippets and my shopping from the day in my Crown Brush & Vanity X Beauty Event & haul post, I’ve included more as always in the vlog. […]

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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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MUA Budget Friendly Colour Corrector

I have a short review of the Make Up Academy Pro Base Prime & Conceal* colour correcting palette.  I’ve been using this for a few weeks and I thought it about time I shared my thoughts with you! All the shades in this palette are quite creamy and have decent pigmentation.  I use either the […]

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Daytime Spotlight Eyes

I fancied doing a bit of a glam daytime look this time.  It’s subtle but it definitely made me feel glamorous!   I primed my face with Sleek Control Shine & Prime, used my Makeup Academy Colour Corrector palette under my eyes and to cover redness.  I primed my eyelids with Mac painterly paint pot. […]

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Natural Bridal Makeup

I thought it about time I did  more natural look.  I’ve gone with a simple bridal look that is also an everyday look.  I’ve tried to prefect my base as much as possible and kept the eyes pretty simple. Unfortunately I didn’t managed to take photos of all the various steps, but I can show […]

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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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