The ever-popular Morphe Brushes 35O palette recently came back into stock in the UK and for days I umm’ed and ahhh’ed over whether to purchase it. Having seen beautiful looks created by various makeup professionals (and novices!) on Instagram and YouTube I was almost sold…until I accidentally came across the same palette, but A.L.L shimmer, … Continue reading All That Glitters: Morphe 35OS Palette Review!
Always a fan of nude matte lips, I have spent years looking for that perfect formula at an affordable cost, when one day whilst browsing my beloved YouTube, I came across Donovan Gibb. King of the lip swatch and review, and as of last year lip model to the amazing Nudestix, he recommended I try some … Continue reading Matte-r than Matte, Matte-r than you ever can imagine: LASplash Liquid Lipstick Review!
Although I have never really suffered with dark circles under my eyes, I do tend to have relatively delicate skin below my lower lash line. This means that my delightful blue veins often shine through uninvited. Having heard ample positive reviews about the Nars Radiant concealer, I decided to purchase it, since then (almost two … Continue reading A Touch Above the Rest: Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer Review!
As a newbie to Lip Tar, I decided rather than diving right in, I would get some tester size samples to see whether they really were as good as everyone raved about…here is how I got on… The Company Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics (OCC) is an American company founded by makeup artist David Klasfeld in 2004. … Continue reading Obsessive About Your Pout? OCC Lip Tar Stained Gloss Review
Given that it has been a year (!!) since I started my Glossybox subscription, I thought what better way to celebrate than a recap on my favourites for the past 12 months… The Company Glossy box is a British founded online company that offers a monthly subscription service for deluxe beauty products. What You Get Each … Continue reading Thinking Outside the Box: A Year of Glossybox Favourites
Having seen Gerard Cosmetics used and reviewed by numerous US beauty youtuber’s I decided to purchase my first sample. Fortunately before doing so I found a great review by Wayne Goss (youtube makeup artist/reviewer) and took his advice on ordering a few specific ones! The Company Gerard Cosmetics is an American beauty company based in … Continue reading Light up your lips: Gerard Cosmetics Lipstick and Lip Gloss Review!
Whilst at Fenwick's (a UK department store) having my summer foundation (Mac's studio fix fluid) colour matched I decided to pick up some of Mac’s Prep + Prime Fix+ mineralised finishing spray. Only to kick myself when I got home to realise I could have treated myself to one of the scented bottles! Nevertheless, I … Continue reading Fix Up, Look Sharp: Mac Prep + Prime Fix + Review!
After many many (many!) months withholding from spending a small fortune on six face powders, I gave into temptation and purchased the Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour kit. Having the likes of Kim Kardashian and Kylie Jenner as fans, I couldn't help but think I may need this palette in my life. The Company Anastasia Beverly … Continue reading Contour like a Pro: Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour Palette Review!
Having been a big fan of Sigma brushes and seen on numerous reviews/blogs/youtube videos (particularly Jaclyn Hill's), Morphe being the cheaper and equally good equivalent, I was dying to try some! To my delight after spending months contemplating whether to buy them from the US, retailers in the UK began to stock them. So of course … Continue reading Morphing into Morphe: Morphe Brushes Review!
Having spent years using various inexpensive brushes (and my fingertips), I decided to invest in some high-end, high quality brushes to see whether my makeup techniques could progress. Having come across Jaclyn Hill (YouTube professional makeup guru) some time ago, I decided to follow some of her advice and get my hands on the much-loved Sigma … Continue reading To Brush or Not to Brush: Sigma Beauty Brushes Review