Spring has almost sprung so when I want to look uber fresh and glowy I normally reach for something like a CC cream and I think I have found a winning combo. Sometimes I like to mix 2 products together to create something a bit more bespoke and when I mix the Estee Lauder Daywear… Continue reading The Perfect Spring Makeup Base
My favourite eyeshadow palette, and it has been for some time now, is the Zoeva Cocoa Blend palette. What I particularly like is that it’s good solid all-rounder. It has neutrals, shimmers, mattes and some unusual warm toned colours too (the red-y pink on the top row is a current fave). The eyeshadows are so… Continue reading 1 Zoeva Eyeshadow Palette – 3 Easy Makeup Looks
Liquid lipsticks are having such a moment right now and I’ve well and truly jumped in the long lasting, matte lip band wagon. I love a low maintenance statement lip so if I find something with turbo staying power then I’m in. I first got my hands on one of the Bourjois Rouge Edition Velvet… Continue reading Bourjois Rouge Edition Velvet Lipsticks
I’ve gotta say, I do like Valentine’s Day. I know it’s all commercialised and created so shops can cash in, blah blah blah, but I think it’s a great excuse to get dressed up and have a good old date night. I thought I would put together a fresh Valentine’s Day make up look with… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Makeup
For me, the fresh faced look is timeless. Whether you are going on a big night out or having a chilled weekend a fresh looking face goes with everything. Now, I don’t want to toot my own horn here but I’m really feeling like I have nailed my base. I’ve been through the completely matt… Continue reading Fresh and Flawless
It’s the beginning of December which means it’s officially time to get into the Christmas spirit (and play Christmas songs 24/7).I have a couple of Christmas parties this year so I thought I would get all festive and try a golden, kinda sparkly eye with a killer red lip. The star of the show is… Continue reading The Christmas Party Make-up
I treated myself to a Vogue subscription recently so I thought I would create a new series focusing on recreating a look found in the beauty section. High fashion beauty has always fascinated me so I thought this could be fun to try out and, you never know, it might encourage me to create looks… Continue reading A Vogue Idea – The Vogue Beauty Look #1
Ok, I accept Orange isn’t normally a colour you would think to put on your eyes because it sounds a bit weird and unwearable but I promise it looks fab, especially on green eyes (Lucky me!) For a full on autumn look this is fab and you can try anything from a matte orange to… Continue reading An Orange Pop!