Monthly Archives:: August 2014

/ Beauty, Make Up

gel eyeliner read more

When Benefit realised their gel liner pen, I thought, I have seen this before, and I had with Maybeline. Its a twist up pen with a grey rubber tip that’s meant to make applying gel liner easier. I like this pen it, lasts for ages on the eye and doesn’t smudge, if you don’t use…

/ Beauty, Skin Care

camomile oil read more

If you’re looking for a gentle, nourishing, soft cleanser look no further, This cleansing oil from the body shops amazing. Not only does it remove waterproof eye make up, it takes off my double wear foundation in one cleanse. Its an amazing oil cleanser mild on the skin and smells wonderful.     One pump…

/ Beauty, Make Up

loreal foundations read more

I love L’Oreal foundations, mostly because of the spectrum of colours they have in the drugstores. I have never really explored the low end foundation market until recently, I have only ever used Bobbi Brown religiously for many years, YSL, MAC and NARS…  once when I hadn’t been on holiday for two years managed to…

/ Beauty, How to

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Healthy glowing skin is so gorgeous, and there are some wonderful products in the drugstore so you can recreate that JLo glow at home. it’s my favourite way to do my makeup in the summer, and I like to use elements of this, with different colours in the colder months. Ultimately it’s a healthy look…

/ Beauty, Make Up

bb cream read more

I have yet to find a decent BB cream that suits my skin. Now I don’t buy them for the BB “benefits”, I like them because that are a lighter coverage, quick to use and simple to apply. I went to the Body Shop as its my Birthday month and wanted to treat myself with…

/ Beauty, Make Up

Tom Ford read more

So it happened, I finally gave in and treated myself to a Tom Ford lipstick… and I’m so happy. They are beautiful, the packaging, the click, the colours ahhh just stunning. I felt so special buying it and I feel so special putting it on.  I love my drugstore lip products, but I do think…

/ Beauty, Nails

African Tea Rose Close read more

I’m a sucker for packaging, and this one is no exception. I love these little bottles of nail polishes by Revlon they look so pretty on the counter I could of brought lots but decided on African Tea Rose as I wanted to see if what the formula was like before buying too many. This…

/ Beauty, Skin Care

face mask read more

I love a good face mask, I’m yet to try one that makes a massive difference to my skin, but the experience of putting it on and feeling pampered always makes me feel special. This pore clearing mask is a double wammy, salicylic acid and clay! hurrah. I was sure this would clear out my…

/ Beauty, Make Up

Rimmel Wonderful Mascara read more

I love mascara and I love oils, so when Rimmel make a mascara with added Argan oil I had to give it a try. This mascara has a big fat flexible brush and makes your lashes look separated, but not too dramatic. I really like this for an everyday fluttery look.. It gives your lashes…

/ Beauty, How to

blink brows read more

I have been getting my brows threaded for about 6 years now, always paying a max of £4.00. When I was living in Clapham, there were just a handful of places you could go to get threading done, and now they have popped up everywhere, department stores, Superdrug, pop up stalls in malls and they…