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July 2016

( 26 Posts )

Emma Hardie, Events and Extra-Busy Weeks

It's been a while since I did a little weekly check in - I was finding it difficult to find the motivation to blog at the weekend because I was feeling tired! I'm only human, and blogging all wee...

It's been a while since I did a little weekly check in - I was finding it difficult to find the motivation to blog ...

The prettiest brushes I’ve ever seen

Are you really even a blogger if you don't make your boyfriend be your photographer?  I wanted to model the new Spectrum brushes in action, so roped Chris into taking a live shot of the...

Are you really even a blogger if you don't make your boyfriend be your photographer?  I wanted to model t...

Four to try from By Terry

We all have our favourite brands, and it just so happens that most of mine happen to be pricey. Oh well, I'm here to do the research so you don't have to :) Let's start with my oldest favourite....

We all have our favourite brands, and it just so happens that most of mine happen to be pricey. Oh well, I'm here to...

Multi-Masking Marvels

I love multi-tasking, as long as it involves simultaneous cups of tea and netfix. Applying the same principle to my skincare routine just makes sense - multi-masking is the way to go, as far as I'...

I love multi-tasking, as long as it involves simultaneous cups of tea and netfix. Applying the same principle to my ...

One blogger, one brand: BECCA

You know how it goes. You try a lipstick here, and a blusher there... but you don't always become properly invested into one brand. There aren't that many brands that I would happily do a fu...

You know how it goes. You try a lipstick here, and a blusher there... but you don't always become properly inv...

An undetectable base

Your best bet at faking a flawless face, naturally, is to go with hardworking lightweight products that work towards perfecting your skin without looking like a mask. Undetectable bases are perfe...

Your best bet at faking a flawless face, naturally, is to go with hardworking lightweight products that work toward...

The budget base

Not even going to lie, I am a bit of makeup snob. This may (or more likely, may not) come as a surprise, but my love for foundation always errs on the side of expensive. MAC, Becca, Too faced...

Not even going to lie, I am a bit of makeup snob. This may (or more likely, may not) come as a surprise, but my...

Another week in lipsticks

Lipstick diaries might just be my favourite thing - can we talk about how predictable I am? My choices are all so similar, but I guess at least I'm consistent. Thursday - Would it be a post fro...

Lipstick diaries might just be my favourite thing - can we talk about how predictable I am? My choices are all so si...

So you want a new matte eye shadow…

Sometimes I like to shun the shimmer and I gravitate towards matte shadows - they have a richness that shimmery shadows don't, and every eye look almost definitely looks a little better wit...

Sometimes I like to shun the shimmer and I gravitate towards matte shadows - they have a richness that shimme...

What is draping?

What's that? A new trend, promising to make my skin look nicer? I'm all over draping!  Essentially draping is sculpting your face without a traditional contour powder, but with a blush. No...

What's that? A new trend, promising to make my skin look nicer? I'm all over draping!  Essentially draping i...

New MAC lipsticks

Oops, I bought some more lipstick. Turns out my new job is dangerously close to a MAC store, so a few lunchtime excursions resulted in three new additions. Oh well, c'est la vie.  T...

Oops, I bought some more lipstick. Turns out my new job is dangerously close to a MAC store, so a few lunchti...