Empties #6 The Big Cull

More Makeup Empties

As you can probably see, I’ve had a bit of a clear out.  I’d a lot of makeup I was just hoarding without actually using it, alongside lots of  nail polishes that had gone a bit funny.   So as that’s the case, let’s just get stuck in.  I’ve quite a few Barry M nail […]

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Fall Favourites

Fall Favourites

I was tagged by Claire from The Love of All Things Beauty to do the Fall Favourite tags!  I watched her video and decided it was fun!  So let’s dive right in, if you fancy doing this tag please let me know!  And yes before we all start shouting about, I know this is a Fall tag, […]

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Barry M Matte Me Up

Barry M Lip Crayons

I’ve had these two beauties for quite a while,  in fact the red crayon – Make a Statement made an appearance in my September Favourites!  So I’ve definitely tested them out thoroughly.  These are the Barry M Matte Me Up* lip crayons cost £4.99, so a bit of a bargain and more often than not, […]

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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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Reinvigorating Autumn Style

Autumn Top Half

Autumn has landed which I’m both happy and sad about.  I love the colours of Autumn and the fresh, crisp air, I’m just not a fan of the rain.  I’ve started the wardrobe transition and picked up a few new pieces.  I don’t know about you, but I can never really afford to replace my […]

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August Favourites!

August Makeup Beauty Favourites

I’ve some wonderful new additions this month and a marvellous rediscoveries.  This month I bought new skin care, I repurchased the Emma Hardie Moringa Cleansing Balm*, this is a great evening cleanser, removing all traces of makeup and leaving my skin lovely & soft.  I’ve been trying out the Oskia Renaissance Cleansing Gel* in the […]

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Metallic Spring Flowers Nail Art

Close up of nail art

I’ve been attempting nail art again.  I know.  I do quite like the end results.  I went with metallic flowers over a bright Spring purple.

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Bright, Bold Eye Look

I tried something a bit different on my eyes recently.  You may have seen it in the last video, I just felt like colouring in my eyes.  I’ve tried to take pictures to explain what I’ve done.

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Travelling Manicure!

I’m currently on a much needed week long snowboarding holiday.  For those of you that follow the vlog channel, you know I’ve an injury so I can’t really go snowboarding every day.  So I thought it would be wise to bring a few things to occupy myself – I have the normal things like books, […]

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Almost Mannequin Hands

  This week’s nails were in need of rescuing.  The main colour is Barry M Gelly Hi-Shine in Lychee.  Annoyingly this can be a pain to apply, often ending up a touch streaky.  I did manage to get a good couple of coats, but then thought my hands looked like mannequin hands!  The Barry M […]

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Green Eyed Diva

I fancied something a tad dramatic. I primed my eyes with my mac painterly paint pot.  Then I put some tape from just below my lower lash line to the end of my eyebrows.  I’d already stuck to the back of my hand a few times.  I used Naked 2 above my crease, this will […]

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Burgundy & Gold Nails

I am back painting my nails on a regular basis again, I try to give my nails a break just to stop them becoming awful again.  I really loved this combination and wore it over Christmas. The essie polish in Shearling Darling is a beautiful deep burgundy red, two coats and it’s fully opaque, I […]

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High End & High Street Beauty Haul

I may have done a bit of damaged recently, a lot of repurchases but I also took the opportunity to pick up some new items to test out!  I’ve a mix of high street & high end makeup and skin care. Let’s start with the high street buys.   From Superdrug I got the MUA […]

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Blue Look for Blue Eyes

Blue Look for Blue Eyes I’ve always been told never to wear blue eyeshadow as I’ve blue eyes.  A year or so ago a MUA from Urban Decay told me it’s all in how you wear it.  I decided to go with that option.  This is one of the ways I wear blue eyeshadow! Side […]

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May Beauty Empties!

May Beauty Empties Time for my beauty empties from the month of May. Perfume, Makeup, Skin Care I’ve finished up my mac brush cleanser, excellent for cleaning sponges and spot cleaning my brushes, I’ve already repurchased this.  Finally finished up my Vera Wang Princess perfume, this is quite a sweet smelling perfume which is lovely […]

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Nails of the Week, Moyou Nail Art

Nail Polishes Used I’ve done some nail art this week using my Moyou nail kit, which mentioned in the haul post.  This is only my second time using this kit. I decided to do blue as my base using Models Own Feeling Blue, with a purple accent nail in Heather from the Barry M Silk […]

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Weekly Makeup Basket

Weekly Makeup Basket This week’s basket is a mix of products that I’m testing out and others that I’m focusing on finishing up. Weekly Cheeks I’m going to make sure I contour this week using NYX blush in Taupe.  Two new products that I want to try out are Josie Maran Cheek Gelee in Pink […]

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