Beauty Empties, Hits & Misses

Empties Close Up 3 June 2018

It feels like forever and a day since I’ve gathered all my empties in one place, I started to remember why, the clutter!  Hence this post, I felt the need to declutter!  It’s been quite cathartic to finish up some of these products, they seem to have been lurking for far too long.

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Lush Review | Bubble Bars, Bath Bombs, Oils & more

Lush Product Review

I’ve been testing out all of the Lush products I bought at the Christmas event back in October (yep, this is the world of retail).  So I’ve been gradually having baths more often – I’ve always been a bit pants about having a nice bath. I shower in the morning and get out the door, […]

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Christmas Stocking Stuffers!

Stocking Stuffers

Hello and Happy Christmas!  I don’t normally do gift guides but I thought it might be fun to do stocking stuffers.  Those little thoughtful presents that just make people smile.  I’ve a mix of lifestyle, bath & body and a few beauty favourites that will suit most folk! Let’s start with the lifestyle gifts.

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Alternative Valentine’s Gift Guide

Cameras & Comics

I’m sort of a fan of Valentine’s day.  Not necessarily the softer side but I enjoy spending the day with my other half, enjoying a chilled day.  We generally end up playing games, watching a film, or just reading comics and books.  Obviously while eating copious amounts of food throughout the day.  Simon often gets […]

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Touch Up Must Haves

makeup touch up must haves

We all have some beauty products we keep on hand, just for those emergency touch ups.  These are the products I keep on hand on a daily basis.

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September Beauty Empties!

September Empties! Another month has passed, so that can only mean one thing, more empties!  Let’s just dive right in. Beauty Empties Let’s get the boring stuff out of the way. I have a Neal & Wolf Daily Cleansing Shampoo, I got this in a beauty box and I did really enjoy using it, it […]

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August Beauty Empties

Beauty Empties How proud am I, more makeup empties for the month of August!  I’m patting myself on the back anyway 🙂 Random Beauty Empties I’m going to start with the random beauty favourites, first up the hair dyes that I’ve been playing with.  Both are from Schwarzkopf Color XXL, the Ultra Brights is semi […]

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What’s In My Wedding Clutch!?

Wedding Clutch Can you believe I’m getting married!? I know I can’t, by the time you read this I’ll be married.  I’ve packed a clutch ready for the big day with all the items I hope I won’t need. Wedding Clutch I’m bringing my 17 Phwoarr Paint in fair in case I need to touch […]

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June (mainly) Beauty Favourites

June Favourites June’s favourites is a mix of makeup, skin care slash body care and a few lifestyle favourites.  Let’s jump in with the skin care, slash body care. Makeup & Skin Care Favourites For skin care I have two favourites, the Waxperts Ingrown Hair Pads and Lemony Flutter Cuticle Butter from Lush.  I’ve noticed […]

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April Favourites!

April Favourites Can you believe that it’s the end of April already!  Between wedding planning and life in general, I felt this month has really flown by for me.  So it is time for my favourite beauty products for the month of April! I’ve had two foundations I’ve really enjoyed, first up is No7 Beautifully Matte […]

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Makeup & Skin Care Haul!

Makeup & Skincare So I picked up a few much needed items – it looks more than it is due to Free Gift with Purchase from No7 and a box of goodies from my future MIL!  Lucky girl 🙂 Benefit No7 First up Benefit’s Big Easy, I picked up the shade 01 Fair for £27.50. […]

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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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Bought & Forgot!

I was tagged by Jerre from HelloJerre to do the “Bought & Forgot” tag.  I’ve seen this type of video floating about on youtube and thought it might actually be a good idea!  I’ve a few bits that have been barely used – or in some cases, not at all….bad Áine!  So these are the bits […]

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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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