Makeup Use Up Update 1

Makeup Use Up Part 1 Cover

I thought it was about time for a catch up on my Makeup Use up 2016!  Mostly I’m just excited because I’ve actually used up a few products!  Go me! So let’s start with the products I am trashing.  First is the Sleek Control Shine & Prime* face primer.  I did enjoy this and I […]

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Makeup Use Up 2016

Makeup Use Up

I think it’s the time of year, but I feel the need for a massive declutter and the burning ambition to get my collection under some sort of control.  So I’ve gone through my stash, inspired by all the folks doing the Makeup Use Up for 2016 and I’ve pulled out some products I need […]

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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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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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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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May Favourites

May Beauty Favourites

I’ve a handful of favourites this month, all of them new additions this month.  The first favourite is a non-beauty favourite, something I don’t normally include these but I’m utterly in love with my phone case*.  I love the pattern and the wonderful colours, it sits on my desk at work and just brightens my […]

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