Latest Makeup Releases Anti Haul

Inspired by Aways Cleia, I thought I would delve into the current beauty releases that I won’t be purchasing. MORPHE- The James Charles Artistry Palette (£39) This palette is literally everywhere. I think you’d be hard pushed to even find one of these available for purchase at the moment. Every blogger and insta influencer is using it…

5 Steps to that Flawless Base

The key to any flawless makeup look is a good base. Prep, prep and more prep basically. This obviously involves a good skin care routine, however this post will focus on the makeup side for now 🙂 Step1 – Color Correct I’ve seen a whole host of funky colors on YouTube but the only one…

Festive faves

So it’s that time of year again. New year, new me. I’m guessing there are a lot of these posts floating around. Although I love that each year gives us the opportunity to re evaluate, reflect and grow I thought I’d veer in a completely different direction and talk about my favourite buys/presents over the…

5 Quick Eyeshadow Hacks

I am by no means the queen of eyeshadow, but I have improved a lot in the last few years. I prefer to create more wearable looks. As much as I love the dramatic instagram makeup,I just wouldn’t wear it in every day life. These 5 little tips have changed my eyeshadow game! 1- Get…

Why the Fenty Foundation didn’t work for me

Don’t get me wrong,I think RiRi has done a great job launching Fenty Beauty. I’m not normally a fan of celebrity makeup as they generally just jump on the bandwagon and have nothing new to bring to the game. RiRi however has been very clever in making her brand exclusive ( only sold at Harvey…

Huda New Nude eyeshadow palette

Can I call an eyeshadow palette a dream? Well I just did. Let me start from the beginning. I have never bought a Huda Beauty eye shadow palette because I thought it was all just hype to be honest. I am eating my words. I was lucky enough to receive this as an anniversary present…

Highlighter Heaven

In my life time I have collected what I can only deem an unnecessary amount of highlighters. There is something about their sparkle which attracts me like a moth to flame. This has hit my bank balance hard, but on the plus side I think I’m well placed to share my favourites 🙂 Victoria Beckham…

Any excuse for a makeup haul :)

I have been slightly absent on the blog front, but work and my brothers recent wedding took over slightly in the month of November. Also I seem to have developed contact dermatitis which has limited me posting any make up looks ( a reaction to a makeup product around my eyes). Alas, Black Friday and…

Color correctors- hit or miss?

If your anything like me, a color corrector is pretty much a staple item. My nemeses are my under eye bags ( shift life catching up with me) and dark pigmentation from when I pick at my skin. I have yellow undertones and realise fully that the color correctors that work for me may not…

My Christmas Wish List

Is it too early for beauty Christmas lists?! Probably, but I unashamedly love all the beauty goodies out at this time of year. Top on my list this year are the : Hourglass Ambient Lighting Edit Unlocked ( £69) This is definetly at the top of most people’s budgets. But anyone who owns hourglass powders…