Why you should wash your make up brushes

Make up brushes harbour bacteria like nobody’s business, so you need to wash them frequently so they aren’t contributing to break outs. Foundation brushes you really want to be doing a deep clean once a week, especially as you’re using them across your whole face each day. You can tide yourself over with make up brush wipes […]

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Eyeko Eye Do Liquid Eyeliner Review

I picked this Eyeko Eye Do Liquid Eyeliner up in at M&S, the one in Kingston is getting quite good for beauty products now. It got my attention as it’s endorsed by Alexa Chung, who does a great feline flick. Weirdly the writing has already rubbed off the pen, I know it shouldn’t be a […]

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Charlotte Tilbury Mini Miracle Eye Wand Review

My latest Charlotte Tilbury purchase is the Mini Miracle Eye Wand. As I’ve written about before, my biggest beauty bug bear is eye bags! This promised to create the appearance of 8 hours sleep in two clicks! As with other Charlotte Tilbury products, the Mini Miracle Eye Wand comes in elegant white and gold packaging. The […]

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Essentials: Benefit Brow

So there are a lot of options when it comes to Benefits and Brows; there are pencils, powders, liquid liners and gels. My personal favourite is the Gimme Brow volumising eyebrow gel, that’s like a tiny eyebrow mascara. I dont have particularly thin eye brows and I’m lucky that they don’t grow particularly quickly either. They […]

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Benefit they’re real eyeshadow review

Big fan of the ‘they’re real’ range, have the mascara in black and blue, so decided to try out the new ‘They’re Real Due Eye Shadow Blender. I went for the ‘Naughty Neutral’ palette which has a soft pink and warm chocolately brown satin pressed powders. I love the colours, they really complement each other and are […]

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Three steps to stop eye make up smudging

Smudging eye make up is a huge bug bear of mine, nothing more annoying then getting into work and discovering your eye make up is already running down your face! So here are three steps to incorporate into your daily make up routine so hopefully make those panda eyes a thing of the past: Prep: […]

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Essentials: Benefit Hoola Bronzer

Now it’s summer time a bronzer is essential, and my essential bronzer is: Benefit Hoola Bronzer. Nice packaging as always from Benefit, bold colours and love the box style of their bronzers and blushers. I got the tiny one for holiday thinking “oh i’ll just get the bigger one when it runs out and it’s lasted for […]

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Essentials: Clinique Pop Matte Lip Colour

The Clinique Pop Matte Lip Colour + Primer is a lipstick with a built in primer for better application. It’s described as ‘weightless’, ‘pigment-saturated’ giving ‘8 hours of creamy matte comfort’. I love the simple silver packaging, looks very elegant. The Clinique Pop Matte lipsticks come in great range of colours, I have the Blushing […]

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NYX Cosmetics Make Up Review

Latest little haul was from NYX cosmetics, and it was quite hit and miss to be honest. NYX is marketed on being department store quality for drug store prices, but I found some are really just drug store quality but there are some gems in there.

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Spectrum Make Up Brushes Review

You’ll doubtless have seen the Spectrum Make Up Brushes pop up in numerous beautiful beauty blogger Instagram snaps. I have had my eye on them for a while, so this month I treated myself to set. Spectrum brushes pride themselves on their Vegan and cruelty free products (they are PETA registered), so each brush is […]

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