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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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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2015 Beauty Favourites!

2015 Beauty Favourites

It has taken me a while to whittle down my favourites from 2015.  I wanted to pick products that really stood out in 2015, which is hard when you have lots of products that you love.  I think I’ve done pretty well and narrowed it all the way down to 10!  So let us get […]

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Classic Winter Look in a Hurry

Classic Winter Look

We all have those mornings when we have to get our face on in a hurry.  This is a classic winter look with minimal effort, I’ve been known to put this in on about 20minutes before dashing out the door, coffee in hand.  I just put some volumising spray in my hair and put it […]

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Empties #4

Beauty Makeup and Skin Care Empties

Can you believe it’s time for another Empties?  I only realised this week I haven’t cleared out my beauty trash since the start of July!  Madness!  You can check out my previous post here to discover what I repurchased & what I never wanted to see again.  For now let’s get stuck in!

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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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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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Beauty & Other Things Haul

Beauty & Other Things Haul

Second haul of the month, I just felt if I attempted to put it all in one post, it might be a bit much.  I think this time I’ll start with the hair products.  Just out of shot I have the Bleach London Total Bleach Kit*, I’ve already used this and already prefer it to […]

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Everyday Makeup Look!

Everyday Makeup Look

I’ve been reaching for similar products recently, for those days when I’m in a rush and just want to get my face on, but still look “put together”.  I have it down to a fine art, taking only about 20mins while drinking my tea.

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Summer Nudes

Nude lipsticks lip gloss

As Summer is fast approaching I thought I’d gather together my current favourite nude lip products for Summer!  I’ve quite a few products, I did try and restrict myself to 10, but I’ve ended up grouping a few products that I either use together or interchangeable products.

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January Favourites

  It’s already the end of January, I’ve actually enjoyed January this year – I know! I was surprised too! Anyway let’s crack on with my favourites for the month. Let’s start with the Deep Steep Moisture Stick* in honeydew & spearmint.  I talked about this recently in a this post and I had to […]

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Dior Rosy Glow Blush

You may remember this beauty from a haul post back at the end of December.  Have you any idea of how long I looked at this before I used it?  Is it not a thing of beauty?  I’m sure it’s not just me.  Anyway enough drooling, let’s get on with the review. This retails for […]

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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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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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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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November Favourites

I have a mix of makeup, nail polish, fashion and some Christmas crafty decorations for my favourites this month! Let’s do makeup first.  I’ve fallen back in love with my DiorSkin Nude* foundation in 010.  My skin has become paler in Winter, plus it’s been a wee bit irritated.  This foundation doesn’t irritate my skin and […]

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October Beauty Empties

October Beauty Empties As always, I have a mix of hair care, skin care and makeup.  I’ve left out the regular repeats, for example, empty cotton pads and shaving foam. Hair Care Empties Let’s start with hair care.  I have an almost empty Pantene Volume & Body conditioner*, I didn’t really enjoy this, it really […]

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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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