USA Haul

Howdy!  I’ve had a bag of beautiful goodies gathering dust for a month…YES A MONTH.  I’m a blogger, I have weird issues and need to get the pristine products.  Finally that day has arrives and we can all look at the pretty things.  When I went to Philly, I had to of course pay a […]

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Ride or Die Tag

Ride or Die Cover

I was tagged by Emma from Emma Inks to do this tag!  Basically it is all about makeup that you couldn’t do without, or if you could only have these pieces, what would they be.  Same thing really! So I thought it would be a fun tag to do for the first one in October! […]

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October Favourites

October Beauty Favourites

I have to say October has been a hectic month and I am utterly delighted for it to draw to a close.  I enjoyed myself and definitely achieved some of my goals, but I’m looking forward to getting back to some sort of routine in November.  OK so favourites for the month?!  Almost every single […]

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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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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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2014 Beauty Favourites

First post of 2015 and we’re talking about 2014’s Beauty Favourites.  I’ve tried to be quite strict with myself and I think I’ve done quite well.  We’ll start with the makeup. For foundation I’ve been loving the DiorSkin Nude and No7 Beautifully Matte*.  The Dior foundation is a light coverage and is a great colour match for me […]

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50s Inspired Glam Eye Look

For primer I used Smashbox Photo Finish Primer*, followed by Cover Girl Outlast Stay Fabulous Foundation (similar here).  For concealer I used a mix of the mac Pro Longwear concealer and NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer*.  I set it all in place using the elf HD under eye setting powder and mac Beauty Powder from the Marilyn […]

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July Favourites & Fail!

July Favourites Finally getting my beauty favourites and fail post up!  I’m only a handful of things this month but I have thoroughly enjoyed my little selection! Beauty Favourites Let’s start with skin care.  I’ve been using No7 Beautiful Skin Cleansing Brush* on an almost daily basis, which is a new thing for me!  I’ve noticed […]

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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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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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Spring Glow: Makeup, Hair & OOTD

Spring Glowy look A lovely subscriber on youtube asked me to do this makeup & hair look from a video I’d done a few weeks previous. This is a really simple way to get glowy skin.  The hair style is incredibly easy to do and my outfit is slightly dressed up but still kept very […]

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USA/UK Beauty Swap Part Two!

USA UK Beauty Swap This is the second part of the swap I did with Rebecca Lately, you can check out her channel here or her blog is here.  You can have a look at what I’ve sent her, plus she’s lovely. This is just a quick look to whet your appetite! Again I’ve not listed everything, there […]

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USA/UK Beauty Swap Part One!

USA UK Beauty Swap! So you may have heard me mention that I was doing a beauty swap with the lovely Rebecca from Rebecca Lately, you can check out her channel here or her blog is here. Here is a picture of the items from the first box.  You can probably understand why we’ve split our […]

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