Makeup Haul! (Cheap Drugstore Products)

Makeup Haul! (Cheap Drugstore Products)

Rimmel London Stay Matte Powder (Shade – Warm Beige 006) A lightweight, natural-looking, long-wearing coverage powder that glides on smoothly, effectively concealing imperfections. The great thing about this powder is that it is free of fragrance, oils, parabens and talc, … Continue reading

Bourjois Paris 123 Perfect CC Cream

Bourjois Paris 123 Perfect CC Cream

What is a CC Cream? A CC cream is a colour corrector and is lighter in texture on the skin than a foundation or BB cream. A CC cream is designed to address issues such as redness or sallowness (usually … Continue reading

How to Create This Super Easy Halloween Makeup! (Spider Theme)

How to Create This Super Easy Halloween Makeup! (Spider Theme)

You Will Need: A set of good quality eye makeup brushes: preferably a base shadow brush, a crease brush, an accent brush, a fine liner brush and a brow brush/wand. Water A mirror A black felt tip eyeliner pen The … Continue reading

Freshskin By Elemis (Skincare Range)

Freshskin By Elemis (Skincare Range)

So, here is my first blog post of 2014!! The first of many! It feels great to be back. My beautiful daughter arrived in August 2013 and  quite rightly she encapsulated all of my quality time. However, I am now … Continue reading

My Clinique Purchase

My Clinique Purchase

I have recently been intrigued by some products  advertised on both the Clinique website and in various magazines. In particular, the new Moisture Surge  CC Cream  SPF 30 Hydrating Colour Corrector is very popular and receiving  great reviews. I felt … Continue reading

Further Media Makeup & Postiche – Week 10 (Semester 2) of Year 2 Makeup Artistry & Special Makeup Effects

Further Media Makeup & Postiche – Week 10 (Semester 2) of Year 2 Makeup Artistry & Special Makeup Effects

This was both a very exciting and busy week for me as I had 2 photo-shoots booked on Tuesday 16th April, on top of my class sessions. These two looks included my traditional and vintage bridal images which were crucial … Continue reading

Elf Makeup

Elf Makeup

Over the Easter break I made sure that I was fully prepared for my last term at University which involved creating my portfolio looks. Having noticed that my kit has recently become very low and that most products needed topping … Continue reading

Helena Rubinstein Skincare & Makeup Range

Helena Rubinstein Skincare & Makeup Range

I have not heard much about Helena Rubinstein or her products so I was very intrigued to receive a gift set as a Christmas present which included three different HR (Helena Rubinstein) products; an eye makeup remover, mascara and an … Continue reading

Dr.Organic: Organic Moroccan Argan Oil

Dr.Organic: Organic Moroccan Argan Oil

Finding perfect anti-ageing products is a struggle for everyone. I have always had an interest in researching for anti-ageing products in various beauty/makeup stores, making enquiries and trying different products. However, my search stopped during work experience in December 2012 … Continue reading