Are you into face masks? Everyone else seems to be! I tend to use mud masks when I get into the bath. I like to layer the mask on with a brush, leave it for the recommended time and then use some water to loosen the mask and massage it into my skin.(more…)
Having been impressed with some very budget friendly products, I decided it might be a good idea to see how 'cheaply' I could put together a full face of decent makeup. So, I set about my makeup collection and pulled together some favourites, both old and new.(more…)
So, who experienced the strange sepia world last week? With a Saharan desert dust cloud whipped up and wafted our way, we experienced a dark, dusky sepia day which turned the sun into an orange ball of flame! With such beautiful, if eerie, colours affecting our skies, I felt inspired to use the scheme as a base for a makeup look. So, here are my Orange Sun & Sepia Inspired Primark Eyes:
I mentioned in a recent vlog that I like to make cards. I make all sorts; birthday cards, baby cards, good luck cards, Christmas cards and anniversary cards. Mostly it seems I end up making birthday cards because everyone has a birthday and many of us celebrate the day.(more…)
How do you feel about makeup trends? I often find myself out of alignment but also like to find ways to incorporate the trends into my taste and style. This autumn, I have created two example looks and to see how I put them together, check out my YouTube video.(more…)
Whilst sat perusing the TAM Beauty website in a spendy mood, I came across the Pro 12 range. This was quite some time ago as the palette featured in my Makeup Revolution & Freedom Haul back in May. With the information was a video montage of swatches and views of the different palettes. Mikhila from MissBudgetBeauty made the video as part of her ongoing collaboration with the brand and a couple of the palettes stood out. This one, Romance and Jewels was one of them.(more…)
Finally, a solution to individual tags and my plans for keeping myself on track.
Are oily eyelids common? I never really considered that I had oily eyelids, what with my skin mostly being prone to dry patches whilst I was growing up. However, these days I have a real problem with the lasting power of eyeshadows, liner and mascara. This is my experience:(more…)