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April 2014

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April favourites (makeup, beauty, game of thrones)

A special April favourites today - it's also my birthday! :) Lots of different favourites this month - been a good, but quick, month!  - The body shop blueberry body butter: Smells SO go...

A special April favourites today - it's also my birthday! :) Lots of different favourites this month - been a good, bu...

NARS loving & NARS face.

If I had to pick one brand to use exclusively, it would be NARS. Shockingly not MAC. Although I would miss the eyeshadows and the lipsticks (oh, the lipsticks) NARS seems to consi...

If I had to pick one brand to use exclusively, it would be NARS. Shockingly not MAC. Although I wou...

General ramble

I've gone too far not to keep up the post a day in April! I didn't have anything particularly exciting to post about today, but I wanted to keep it up without writing something 'meh'. I figur...

I've gone too far not to keep up the post a day in April! I didn't have anything particularly exciting to post ...

A Drugstore primer duo (and dupes!)

Following on from yesterday's base-centric post, I have another one dedicated to one of my favourite things - primers! More specifically, two awesome drugstore primers. Two awesome drugstore primers ...

Following on from yesterday's base-centric post, I have another one dedicated to one of my favourite things - primers! ...

Sheer Glow, again. (+ brownies!)

I'm on my second bottle of the good stuff now, so I figured it was time to check in again and share my thoughts. Basically, this is my favourite. I don't repurchase foundations often - in fact...

I'm on my second bottle of the good stuff now, so I figured it was time to check in again and share my thoughts. Ba...

Back in the Shire.

Happy Easter! I hope you're all eating lots of chocolate. I had a creme egg brownie for breakfast (after waking up at 12...), and we're currently cooking some roast lamb and waiting f...

Happy Easter! I hope you're all eating lots of chocolate. I had a creme egg brownie for breakfast (afte...

Lips of the week

SO this idea is totally the brainchild of the lovely Stacey... each week I'm going to capture the lip products I wear every day. Not in terms of what I'm wearing for the blog (for swatches) but what I...

SO this idea is totally the brainchild of the lovely Stacey... each week I'm going to capture the lip products I wear ev...

Re-using.

Every cloud has a silver lining... so even when I finish burning a wallet-weepingly expensive Diptyque (I call it Dippers) I don't mind too much, because then I can use it as storage. Same go...

Every cloud has a silver lining... so even when I finish burning a wallet-weepingly expensive Diptyque (I call ...

How I wear purple lips

Red? No problem. Hot pink? I can wear it in my sleep. Orange? Yes, any day. Purple? That requires some thinking... Purple is my favourite colour, and I seem to gravitate towards anything purple h...

Red? No problem. Hot pink? I can wear it in my sleep. Orange? Yes, any day. Purple? That requires some thinking... ...

MAC Pro longwear concealer thoughts (NC15)

Say hello to the best under eye concealer.  I'd been meaning to try the pro longwear concealer for the longest time, because I liked the concept of having something long-lasting under the...

Say hello to the best under eye concealer.  I'd been meaning to try the pro longwear concealer for the long...

Inside my makeup bag // makeup ramble.

Lately I've taken to throwing all of the stuff I pile on my face on a daily basis into a bag. Groundbreaking stuff, I know. It means that I don't have to rootle around in various drawers finding ...

Lately I've taken to throwing all of the stuff I pile on my face on a daily basis into a bag. Groundbreaking stuff,...