Halloween Sugar Skull Makeup

Sugar Skull Halloween Makeup Cover

So as the images might have given away, I’ve done a really simple sugar skull that you can easily recreate using the makeup you already have. Plus it’s all sorts of fun!

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April Beauty Favourites

April Favourites 2017

Hooray, I’ve a favourites post for you this month!  Yes we’re almost half way through May, but I don’t care.  You are getting a favourites!   As you may know, I’ve been living out of suitcases before we head off on our travels, so I’ve had to be very picky about what makeup I actually […]

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Colourful Crease Look | How To

Alternative Valentine's Day Makeup

I decided it would be fun to create an alternative to the normal Valentine’s Day makeup looks, generally soft smoky eyes or a vampy red lip.  So as a fan of colour, I thought a colourful alternative was in order!  I’ve done this as part of a collab with Lima from fashioncide – her look is […]

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Colours of Christmas Collab | Christmas Classic

Classic Colours of Christmas

So this week, as you’ve probably guessed, myself and Alana are creating looks based on the classic Christmas colours – red, gold, green and silver.  You need to go check out Alana’s she was super excited about it and now I’m keen to see what she has created!! You can find Alana’s post here over on […]

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October Favourites

October favourites cover

I’ve been loving all sorts of Autumnal goodness this month, big surprise right?  A few new additions, a few old and definitely new Instagram loves.  Let’s just jump right in! Beauty Favourites I recently got the NYX Pore Filler primer* at the Olympia Beauty Awards and of course, had to start using it.  I’ve been loving […]

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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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All about the brows

Eyebrow Pencil Comparison

Before we start, I will point out now, you will not find Instagram perfect brows here. They’re not really my style.  I also have a love hate relationship with my brows, sometimes they’re perfect, other times, not a mission.  I generally use pencils more than anything else when it comes to my brows, they’re just […]

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Purple & Silver Spotlight Winged Eyes

Purple & Silver Spotlight Winged Eyes

I wasn’t entirely sure what to call this, so I called it all the things.  This was such a fun look to put together and I’m falling for the pointy tear-duct.  It just looks so very cool.. or another awkward term.  Either way, I was rather pleased with the final result!  Why not try something […]

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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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Irish Beauty Haul!

Galway Beauty Haul

As you may have guessed from I’m off tripping about Ireland and unsurprisingly I’ve been shopping along the way, I very much blame Siobhán for some of this…bad influence with excellent recommendations.  You can find her blog here, although you likely know her more from her youtube channel, you should pop over and see the […]

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L’Oreal Fixing Mist or Urban Decay Setting Spray?

L'Oreal Infallible Fixing Mist

I have been a long time fan of the Urban Decay De-Slick makeup setting spray.  It costs £22* for 118ml and £9* for the 30ml travel size that I  now own.  It does such a wonderful job at holding everything in place and taking away the powdery look of any finished makeup look.  I think […]

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January Favourites

January Favourites

  I’ve been very nails focused this past month. I was sent the Micro nail electric nail polisher * quite some time ago to test out and I have to say I’ve fallen in love with it.  It has two spinning buffers, a slightly coarse one that helps remove any peeling areas and smooths out the […]

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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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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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October Favourites

October Beauty Favourites

I have to say October has been a hectic month and I am utterly delighted for it to draw to a close.  I enjoyed myself and definitely achieved some of my goals, but I’m looking forward to getting back to some sort of routine in November.  OK so favourites for the month?!  Almost every single […]

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Hallowe’en Black Swan

Black Swan Red Eyes

I’m going to a Hallowe’en party this weekend and I’ve always fancied doing to version of Black Swan.  I really like how this turned out and it is so simple to re-create.  Almost all of the products I already owned – eyeliners and lip liners.  The only face paint I had to purchase was the […]

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