Halloween Makeup inspo

This is my first dip into Halloween makeup. I thought I would keep it relatively simple with a black cat 🙂 Let me know what other looks you’d like to see and I’l give it a go 🙂     Base– Becca under eye corrector in medium to deep. L’Oréal luminising primer Foundation- Tarte Amazonian…

Foundations I love 💗

Foundation is pretty much an essential for any makeup lover. You need a base to build on and I strongly believe this can make or break your makeup look. Over the years I’ve invested in both the high-end and the drug store. Chanel Velvet Lumiere This is my holy grail. Whatever happens I always have…

Three Fall Fashion Trends

This is slightly different from my usual makeup chat. I personally am a summer baby and adapting to the cold pains me slightly. But if I have to layer up, I at least want to look cute. For all those summer lovers, below are some great transition trends and pieces that I have my eye…

5 fool proof tips for applying falsies

I love false eyelashes. They can literally make a look. But I havn’t always been so good at applying them. I’m still by no means the best out there, but I’m gradually improving so thought I would share a few tricks. 1- Invest in your lashes You want to use a good quality pair of…

The makeup tag wish list

Every make up lover has a wish list their constantly adding to. Well I hope so anyway, or my problem is worse than I thought. I have missed out a few of the original questions because there is no Sephora in the UK. What is the very next makeup item you’re planning on buying? I’m…

Huda Beauty Birthday Buys

2018 was the year of the big 30! Nothing like birthday celebration to treat yourself to the latest in the world of beauty. Huda is making waves right now and for good reason. I purchased the Easy Bake Loose Powder in the shade Banana Bread and the Demi Matte Cream Lipstick in the shade SheEO. Firstly,…

I’m back :)

I haven’t posted anything for a good few months. I feel like I just lost motivation and needed to fall back in love with all things beauty. It sounds really cliché, but I don’t want to be one of those people who just pushes things because that’s the hype right now or thats whats ‘in’….

The makeup brushes I can’t live without

I have no shame in admitting I was late to the game in realising the brushes you use make a real difference to your make up game. I thought I would share the brushes I can’t live without. Warning in advance-this post is very Zoeva heavy but they really do make amazing affordable brushes.  …

5 steps to that glowy makeup look

A glowy makeup look is definitely my go to. Here are my 5 steps to achieving that perfect dewy makeup. 1- Luminising primer Prep your base with a luminous primer. My current go tos are the L’Oréal Infallible primer and Charlotte Tilbury Wonderglow 2-Dewy foundation Maximise your base with a dewy look foundation such as…

My 5 most under-rated beauty items

Ever had those beauty items that you use daily, but don’t give a second thought? Todays post is dedicated to mine 🙂 Real Techniques Miracle Complexion Sponge This is a basic item where my beauty regime is concerned. I use it for foundation, concealer, liquid highlight. Literally the list goes on. I find it’s just…

Skincare Saviours

I have to admit I’ve always been fairly lucky where my skin is concerned. I’ve never really had acne or massive breakouts. But recently I’ve noticed a lot more black/white heads and little bumps (can I call them that?!). So last week, while sitting in hospital (long story) I had an epiphany. My skin improved dramatically…

Top 5 Nude Lipsticks

I don’t think there’s any makeup lover in the world who doesn’t love a good lipstick  .Theres so many different colours and finishes that you can’t really go wrong. I go through phases of what shades I’m loving but right now I tend to gravitate towards a brown nude in a matte finish. If you too…

ABH Amrezy Highlight

Nothing grabs my attention like a brand spanking new highlight. Highlighters are my kryptonite. I own more than any sane person would ever need. But it makes me so happy to look at their glowy goodness. That being said I jumped on the limited edition ABH release. I find ABH products a bit hit and…

My Updated PM Skin Care Routine

Finding a skin care routine that works for you is not easy, and everyone’s skin is different. I have dry-comboation skin ( even drier in the Winter!). If you do too these little gems might work for you too :). This post focuses on my evening skin care routine (truth be told my morning routine is…

Drug store Heroes

I’m going to be bold and say it. 2018 is the year of the drug store! I’m definitely a makeup snob and have always preferred the more high-end brands. However there’s no denying that the drug store is really stepping up their game. Things I’ve been loving : L’Oréal Infallible Shaping Stick Admittedly I didn’t…

Farmacy Green Clean Double Cleanse

Double Cleansing is all the range right now. In case you’ve been living under a rock, it’s basically a two-step process to remove makeup, dirt and general impurities of the day. Step1- Use an oil to encourage dirt to the surface of the skin. Step 2-Use a water based cleanser to remove the dirt. Seems…

Urban Decay Naked Petite Heat

I loved the Urban Decay Heat palette. Hands down, my favourite palette of last year. So when Urban Decay announced a petite version, I literally could not wait. I ordered mine directly from the Urban Decay website. It retails for £26, so fairly wallet friendly. It came beautifully packaged in a purple embossed box. Slightly…

Naked Vault

I’m an avid collector of the Urban Decay Naked palettes. If you don’t own them, you need to. I own the original Naked, Naked 3, Naked Heat, Naked on the Run and the Naked Ultimate Basics. (I won’t talk too much about the Naked Ultimate Basics as I did a recent post on it). Naked…

Budget Buys!

As much as I love high-end makeup, who can resist a bargain! On that note I found myself stocking up on drug store makeup and thought I would share my first impressions with you 🙂   L’Oreal Paris Glam Bronze La Terra sun powder face and body-£12 What attracted me to this initially was the…

Urban Decay Naked Ultimate Basics

Urban Decay stand out to me because of their high quality, intense, creamy eyeshadow pigments. I have no shame in admitting I own every one of the Naked palettes and swear by them. The Naked Ultimate Basics is my most recent addition.   It contains 12 matte shades, ranging from cream to brown to dark…

Tarte shape tape dupe!

It’s no secret that I absolutely love the Tarte Shape Tape Contour Concealer. It’s full coverage, super long wearing and does not crease. So when I heard there was an affordable dupe, I had to give it a try   The Makeup Revolution Conceal and Define concealer boasts 18 shades and retails for £4 .I…