Friday, 31 October 2014


Another Beauty Haul....

sephora haul





I filmed this video about a month ago now but Ive finally got around to sharing it! When I was in New York last I headed straight over to Sephora to purchase a few other bits that were on my USA beauty wishlist. My haul includes Tarte, MUFE and Anastasia as well as a few other goodies that I ust had to have! Enjoy!

Thursday, 30 October 2014


3 Winter Lip Trends

Pulling off Winter Lips

Dark Plums

If your worried about darker shades on the lips try blotting the lips off with a tissue for a less intense look. The just bitten berry lips is right on trend and the perfect way to ease yourself into a darker lip. TRY: Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution in Glaston Berry

Subtle Nudes

Pick a nude that’s designed for your skin tone. L’Oreal have a range of nude lipsticks inspired a bevy of beautiful celebrities of all skin tones. Just make sure you pick something creamy and no more than one or two shades lighter than your lip. Nobody wants to look like a corpse! TRY: L'Oreal Cheryl's Nude

Bright Fuchsia

When wearing super bright lipsticks always use a lip brush rather than straight from the bullet. This way it allows for more precise application and a neater finish. Keep the rest of your makeup simple and minimal so that your lips really POP! TRY:  MAC Girl About Town

Wednesday, 29 October 2014


if you buy one highlighter this season...

Urban Decay Aura Naked Illuminated Shimmering Powder Review, Photos, Swatches
Urban Decay Aura Naked Illuminated Shimmering Powder Review, Photos, Swatches Urban Decay Aura Naked Illuminated Shimmering Powder Review, Photos, Swatches
Uhhh, get on my cheeks. A soft peachy pink with a golden through it this highlighter just ticks the boxes for me. Great payoff for popping on top of the cheekbones for a dreamy light reflecting sheen. Perfect for Face and Body this is something you'll NEED come party season!

In the pan it looks like a right ol' glitter fest but when lightly used I felt that it didnt look crazy. Just glowy gorgeous and pretty. While it is a very "loose" powder - one swirl picks up a hell of a lot of product. The glitter did tend to blend away or get stuck in brush bristles so it's worth taking the less is more approach. On me this lasted at least 7 hours before a noticable fade. New favourite highlighter? YUP.


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Monday, 27 October 2014


Benefit Majorette Blush

Benefit Majorette Blush review swatch photo
Benefit Majorette Blush review swatch photo
Benefit Majorette Blush review swatch photo

This has been in my to review pile for way too long before picking it up a couple of weeks ago and becoming instantly addicted to the stuff. A newbie to the Benefit blush line up is Benefit Majorette.

A super adorable blush in girl packaging that has a sort of tambourine style shape to it with a cute scalloped edge. It's totally classic Benefit when it comes to packaging, girly, cute and kitch. Benefit Majorette is a light golden peach which gives a subtle coral peach hue to the skin and a light flush of colour.  The formula is a unique cream to powder style finish which blend seamlessly into the skin and is totally fool proof.

As a lover of peachy pink coral blushes it was a dream for me. It really gave a perky boost to my skin which is perfect for the colder months.

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