November Empties and Declutter

Empties I have been holding on to these empty products for far too long. I usually keep my empties on my daughter’s bookshelf, high up and you cannot see the ornaments due to the empty bottles. I am engaging in a massive deep clean of the house ready for Christmas so now is the time…

Current Favourites; Autumn Lipsticks

The Season of Lipstick Autumn is definitely a season for lipstick. With the nights drawing in and the weather getting colder; we say goodbye to those fun summer lip glosses and hello to rich reds, spicy oranges, brooding browns and perfect purples. If you haven’t seen my other autumn lipstick post you can find it…

Urban Decay Born to Run; One Palette, Five Looks

Born to Run After I made a vow not to buy any more eye shadow palettes I tried extremely hard. I resisted many bargain drugstore releases like the Revolution Chocolate Orange palette and the Revolution Tammi X palette. The amount of pride that I found in saying ‘I haven’t bought an eye shadow palette for…

Primark Haul; What Did I Buy?

Summer Haul; Primark Everyone loves a Primark haul; at least I do. Primark offers an amazing array of budget fashion that will have you looking stylish for just a few pounds. Being a plus size woman; I find it hard sometimes to find my size in their clothes. However, I still love to shop in…

Drugstore Brands; Five of my Favourites

My favourite drugstore makeup brands When it comes to makeup, my heart will always be at the drugstore. I do not believe in buying something simply for the name; a car still gets you from A to B no matter what the name it has. I also carry this value throughout my makeup collection. My…

Summer lipsticks; Ten Favourites

When it comes to summer lipsticks, opinions can be divided. Do you go nude and natural or do you inject some pops of colour? Do you go lipstick or gloss? Many people just dab on some lip balm and forego the lipstick step of their makeup. As the temperatures rise, so does our dislike for…

Top Five Eye Shadow Palettes; Find Out My Favourites

Eyeshadow was my first love What are my top five eyeshadow palettes? As a child growing up in the 1980’s, the eyeshadow was always bright, colourful and made a statement. I remember watching people on TV with multi-coloured, over the top eyeshadow and wanting desperately wanting to recreate. Many of my favourite palettes are bold,…

Foundation Review; The Good, The Bad and The Smelly.

Foundation review As I said in my base makeup routine, a good foundation that works with your skin is paramount. There is no point in having a perfect Wing or beautiful eyeshadow looks if you’re foundation is letting you down. Finding the right foundation is an absolute minefield. Not only do you have the task…

Be Barefaced; Brand Focus Review

How I discovered Be Barefaced? I was on the hunt for a facial oil and discovered Be Barefaced. I was talking to a friend who is addicted to skin care on a women’s Facebook group and she quickly recommended Be Barefaced. She told me I could buy their products on Amazon. Being an Amazon prime…