August 2014

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...

A few days ago I received a rather sweet message from Vittoria Anna (a fellow beauty blogger, have a look at her blog here) saying that she had nominated me for the Liebster Award - thank you Vittoria! I had no idea what it was, but after...

Today in this edition of Face Mask Friday, I'm going to be talking about the Origins Drink Up Intensive Overnight Mask; a product that claims to quench skin's thirst and return the skin to a state of optimum hydration. This isn't technically a Friday post, as I'm...

In this Top Six collection, I've compiled a mixture of my favourite high-end and affordable mascaras for your perusal. Mascara is a product I really can't be without, I feel naked if I'm not wearing it and my eyes look minuscule and weird if I don't...