August 2014

I cannot get my head around the fact that I've been blogging for nearly 5 weeks! Time is flying by and I'm loving my weekly pamper session and the justification that it's 'research for my blog'. Please let me know if there are any face...

Kim Kardashian has a lot to answer for. People are going crazy for contouring and I'd put money on the fact that she is the inspiration for this growing trend. Whilst chiseled cheekbones and glowing skin look gorgeous and flattering on a huge range of...

I posted about my morning skincare routine a few weeks ago (view here), and it included a few quick steps for when I need to be up and ready in a hurry. My evening routine is different, as I like to take my time and make sure...

Recent posts on Making It Up have been fairly skincare focused, so I thought it was time to go back to my first love, and the reason I'm so obsessed with makeup: MAC lipsticks. Being in the vicinity of a MAC counter is the equivalent...

As much as I love applying makeup, wearing a full face and feeling all done up, there really is nothing better than removing it after a long day. I've compiled my six favourite makeup removers from various price ranges and brands, and there's something to...

I'm really enjoying writing these weekly posts; I get to revisit some amazing products which may have been pushed to the back of my skincare drawer, and I'm getting loads of recommendations for new masks to try from other bloggers and readers. Please keep them coming! ...

I am obsessed with The Body Shop. Since I was in secondary school I have loved buying their products, getting excited about new collections, and more recently enjoying a 40% off sale on their website basically every week. Over the years I have amassed a huge collection...

If you suffer from the occasional blemish, hormonal breakout, scarring from acne, or are the owner of a face, then I have the product for you. I know this all sounds quite dramatic but it's rare I find something I can't find fault with, regardless of...