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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Weekly Makeup Box!

Weekly Makeup Basket Time for this week’s makeup box, I’m including a few lip and cheek options this week to see what works best with my new hair colour – it’s pinky purpley.  Let’s get stuck in. Face I’m keeping in the Max Factor Colour Corrector Sticks from last week’s box, expect a review soon, […]

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Weekly Makeup Box

Weekly Makeup Box! I’ve decided to just call this my makeup box, as I do actually keep it all in a box, not a basket in sight!  So I hope you don’t mind the confusion.  Anyway, explanation done, let’s get on with the makeup. Eyeshadow I am including two eyeshadow palettes this week, the Naked […]

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March Favourites!

March Favourites So I’ve a handful of makeup products that I’ve been thoroughly enjoying in the month of March.  For those of you that follow me on instagram (link here), there are a few products that will come as no surprise! March Favourites I have two lipsticks I’ve been reaching for a lot this month, […]

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Bought It, Forgot It Final Update!

Bought It, Forgot It Final Update   Time for my final update on the items I had bought and entirely forgot about!  There have been some excellent successes and some full on fails.  If you want to see what other products I have been testing out again, you can check out the first post here and […]

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February Empties!

February Empties Time for my empties from last month and I’m excited to say that I have a few makeup empties again! Random Empties Let’s start with the boring stuff.  I have an empty cotton wool oval face pads from boots, these worked fine, nice & soft, some cotton wool balls also from boots, I’ve […]

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Bought It & Forgot It Update!

Bought It & Forgot It Products So a quick update on the products that I was trying out again.  I’ve definitely dusted a few of these off!   Lets start with the eyelid primers.  First up Urban Decay’s primer potion in Greed.  I’m pleased that this is still fine, no odd smell and no irritation! […]

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Project 10 Pan Review & Update

Project 10 Pan Review Review Let’s start with a quick review of the products from Part One.  I’m making great headway with the Sugar Crush Body Buttercream.  I think it should be all finished up by the end of February.  From Sarah Chapman I was testing out a sample of Skinesis Skin Tone Perfecting Booster. […]

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Project 10 Pan, Part One

I’ve decided to start the year by using up some products and saving some money.  So I’m doing Project 10 Pan. Basically I’m not going to buy any new products until I’ve used up 10 makeup or skin care items.  I’m going to count two samples as a single product – well they’re smaller, so […]

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November Empties

November Empties I’m just going to get stuck in here!  Let’s go from left to right shall we? boots Zingy Mint shower gel, I have repurchased this often, I love it and it’s normally a bargain.  Imperial Leather Moisturising shower cream, this is another shower gel I often repurchase.  They have a good range of […]

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Autumn/Fall Lipsticks!

Well most of these are lipsticks, I’ve included a few extra products that are always useful in the colder weather!  I tried to narrow this down and I ended up with 16 lipsticks.  That’s not at all bad for me! (I may be slightly indecisive when it comes to makeup). Autumn Lipsticks Let us start […]

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elf HD Blush Review

I’ve been dying to try out these elf HD blushes since I seen them in various youtube videos in the US!  Of course things take a bit longer to be released here! It’s quite compact in size, it’s much smaller than I anticipated, although this is no bad thing!  It comes with a pump, which […]

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Face of the Day! We’re going plummy

So I’m feeling a mite plummy today! Bring on the purples. I started with my Prime Time primer from bareMinerals.  Once this had settled I applied some Hourglass concealer under my eyes to cover the blueness.  Then I buffed in my bareMinerals Matte foundation – this requires a fair amount of buffing, I also use […]

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Face of the Day! Monday, bit dramatic

So I thought I’d try and pop up a blog post about my face of the day at least once a week! So let’s go.   I’m wearing a long sleeved wine coloured top and a mossy green cardigan. So I thought I’d match up my eyes. Below is the makeup I used.  I used […]

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