Jane Iredale Amazing Base Foundation Review

Jane Iredale Foundation

The path to more natural and clean beauty has begun, or should I say, is continuing.  Since visiting Jane Iredale to learn all about clean beauty – you can read all about my visit Discovering Clean Beauty with Jane Iredale –  I’ve been trying out the Jane Iredale Amazing Base Loose Mineral Foundation.  Let’s talk about all […]

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GOSH X-Ceptional Wear Foundation Review

GOSH X-Ceptional Wear Foundation Review

I picked this GOSH X-Ceptional Wear foundation up on a whim.  I was feeling the need to try something new, the foundations I had were just not working for me and I was getting a bit fed up.  So, while pottering in Superdrug, I decided this was going in my basket.  I am so pleased […]

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Kat Von D Lock It Foundation Review

Kat Von D Lock It Foundation cover

If you’ve been following me over on Instagram, you would’ve seen my utter excitement over finally laying hands on this foundation.  It’s the Kat Von D Lock It foundation.  Quick details, this costs £27 from Debenhams*, you get the standard 30ml and there are 30 shades available. Shade Range As mentioned, there are 30 shades […]

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Clarins BB Skin Perfecting Cream Review

Clarins BB CreamText

I’ve had Clarins gift vouchers gathering dust for a wee while, so I decided to splurge out on a few makeup bits.  First for review is the Clarins BB Skin Perfecting Cream.  This retails at £30 for 45ml and has SPF25.  There are only 3 shades available, I have the lightest shade, 01 Fair.  I […]

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Flormar Under Eye Concealer

Flormar Perfect Coverage Concealer

I got this Flormar Perfect Coverage Concealer a few weeks ago while I was back in Ireland, I did a haul post with all the goodies I picked up.  I have the shade 001.  While it looks quite pale in the tube, it comes out more salmon toned when swatched.  Which makes it perfect to use […]

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Catrice Even Skin Tone Beautifying Foundation

Catrice Beautifying Foundation

I got this Catrice Even Skin Tone Beautifying Foundation when I was in Galway, you would’ve seen it in my Irish Beauty Haul and I’ve been wearing it almost every day since!  So a quick run down of the blurb: The creamy texture of the Even Skin Tone Beautifying Foundation contains an SPF of 25 and […]

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L’Oreal True Match

L'Oreal True Match Foundation

I’ve had this new shiny L’Oreal True Match foundation for a few months now, you may remember it featuring in my December Favourites.  So I’m a tad late in actually reviewing it for you…yep I’m late on all the reviews – expect that to change 😀 OK back to the foundation.  I picked this up […]

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November Favourites

November Beauty Favourites

This month has been mostly about blush and fun activities!  The first blush is the elf classic in Berry Merry.  This is a wonderful berry toned blush, perfect for the Winter season, it’s such an easy blush to wear and it’s an utter bargain.  The Sleek blush* Pomegranate is another berry blush, it is however, […]

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GOSH #Foundation Drops

GOSH Foundation Drops

This new shiny foundation drops retails for £12.99* and you get 30ml.  Although as of writing this, it’s on offer at £9.99 in Superdrug, not sure how long that will last.  This new foundation is part of the new wave of very liquid-y foundations, I’ve seen a No7 and mac version too.  Sadly when I […]

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Catrice Nude Illusion Foundation

Catrice Collage

I was delighted to be able to buy a few items when I was in Dublin, particularly some epic Catrice products – I can seriously see what the fuss is about with this brand, more on that later.   Let’s start with the Nude Illusion foundation.  I believe this retails for about €8/€9, but I […]

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Smashbox Photo Finish Lid Primer

Smashbox Photo Finish Lid Primer

This retails at £15* for 2.5ml, which places it on the higher end of eyelid primers.  I’ve been testing this out for at least a month now and I have to admit I really quite enjoy it.  I may even prefer it over my mac painterly paint pot as a lid primer.  Plus I prefer […]

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L’Oreal Infallible 24H Matte Review

Now I’ve been trying out this foundation for a few weeks and I have a good idea of the pros & cons, so I thought it was about time I shared them with you!  I have mainly normal skin on my cheeks and most of my forehead,  I have the oily T-Zone with the odd […]

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Essence I Love Extreme Volume Mascara Review!

Essence is finally properly available in the UK online!  So I thought it about time to give you a review of this rather wonderful budget mascara! This retails at £2.80 from Wilko*.  So it’s an absolute bargain.  This is quite a dry formula to start with, which I really like as I don’t really get […]

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Sleek Bare Skin Foundation First Impression!

I was lucky enough to receive this as part of my goodie bag from the Bloggers Tea Party Meet Up, so I thought it might be fun to do a “first impressions” style post as it’s been a while! This is retails at £8.99 for 30ml as is a light to medium coverage.  You can see from […]

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Dior Star Foundation Review

Dior Star Foundation I recently got my hands on a sample of the Dior Star foundation.  Now I’m sure you’ve heard everybody and their neighbour raving about this, I thought I would test it out to see what all the fuss was about!  So let’s get stuck in, don’t be scared of my before & […]

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No7 Beautifully Matte Foundation Review

No7 Beautifully Matte Foundation Review I have been looking for a good medium coverage to fuller coverage foundation to replace my Revlon Colorstay.  I was determined to find a better colour match too! So I went to the No7 counter at my local bigger boots and I was colour matched to Calico, although the counter […]

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