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January 2014

( 14 Posts )

Favourites from January 2014

In the first monthly favourites of 2014, I thought I'd mix it up a bit. I used to do weekly favourites, but this year I'm going to do my monthly favourites on the last day of the month... There wil...

In the first monthly favourites of 2014, I thought I'd mix it up a bit. I used to do weekly favourites, but this year...

Getting back into liner with MAC Blacktrack

MAC Blacktrack Wearing MAC Blacktrack  Liquid liner is never something I've been particularly skilled at. I've seen so many girls with it completely nailed, and I just don't know. Long gon...

MAC Blacktrack Wearing MAC Blacktrack  Liquid liner is never something I've been particularly skilled at. I'...

A NARS Cruella dupe?

NARS Cruella // Revlon Standout  We all love a good dupe, non? Especially ones for NARS! I have a fairly good one from the new Revlon colourburst matte balm stains.  Both product...

NARS Cruella // Revlon Standout  We all love a good dupe, non? Especially ones for NARS! I have a fairly go...

NARS lovin’ – Tinted moisturiser in Finland

Bare faced (eek) // wearing just the tinted moisturiser  I'm a big NARS fan. Easily one of my favourite brands - they just have consistently good products in all fields. I've shared my lov...

Bare faced (eek) // wearing just the tinted moisturiser  I'm a big NARS fan. Easily one of my favourite bran...

Imitating Alexa

One of my favourite female celebrities in terms of style is the Chunginator. Her hair, ugh don't even get me started & her clothes are always so nice. Obviously her makeup is also gorgeous, a...

One of my favourite female celebrities in terms of style is the Chunginator. Her hair, ugh don't even get me starte...

5 for… spotty, angry skin

Whenever I get a breakout, which is usually hormonal and on my chin mmm, I always shake up my routine and make it more targeted towards sorting my skin out. I have a little 5 step routine that al...

Whenever I get a breakout, which is usually hormonal and on my chin mmm, I always shake up my routine and make it m...

Project ‘use it up’

Project 'use it up' is my new goal - I want to use up these 4 products. I have a load of makeup, and don't want to neglect any of these! This post is a little bit 'shopping my stash' style, ...

Project 'use it up' is my new goal - I want to use up these 4 products. I have a load of makeup, and don't wan...

Illuminating and glowy bases

Illuminating and glowy bases Illuminating bases are, for me, an essential. I get dry skin on my cheeks and so my skin can look a little dull and generally blah. When I add some illuminating primer...

Illuminating and glowy bases Illuminating bases are, for me, an essential. I get dry skin on my cheeks and so my ski...

The brown-nude-lip

Left to right - MAC Honeylove, By terry flirty rose, MAC Mehr, Tom ford Indian rose, Kevyn Aucoin lip pencil in medium,  MAC Modesty The biggest makeup trend from the 90s would be, arguably...

Left to right - MAC Honeylove, By terry flirty rose, MAC Mehr, Tom ford Indian rose, Kevyn Aucoin lip pencil in medi...

Daily makeup – presentation face//warpaint

Daily makeup So this week has been pretty busy, and on Wednesday I presented my dissertation to two tutors and some fellow students. Slightly nerve-wracking, to say the least! I am more confid...

Daily makeup So this week has been pretty busy, and on Wednesday I presented my dissertation to two tutors and s...

Rose romancin’

Rose romancin' - top rose scented products  Rose is one of those tricksy scents to get right - get it just so and it smells gorgeous, so fresh, girly and basically a pretty scent. Get it wron...

Rose romancin' - top rose scented products  Rose is one of those tricksy scents to get right - get it just so a...