December 2015

As you might know by now, I'm chasing some winter sun in beautiful Costa Rica. You probably also know that I could never jet off on a two-week vacation without a hefty supply of holiday skincare products. This week, I'm sharing both my Holiday Skincare...

Although I love to test out new skincare brands, I always come back to my firm favourites - the ones that offer fantastic quality, reasonable prices, and gorgeous formulations that perk up my complexion when I need it most. Some skincare brands do one product...

Like many beauty bloggers, Sephora is my kryptonite. I can't resist endlessly browsing the myriad colours, textures and pigments housed in their huge online store, and I'm constantly adding products to my shopping basket and wishlist. As it's coming up to Christmas, I thought I...

Face masks never get old for me. Whether they are hydrating, clarifying, brightening or a combination of each, masks offer a fantastic escape from day-to-day mundanity, and are (usually) a pleasure to use. Today, I'm sharing my thoughts on the Merumaya Mud Marvels Mask (£19.50 here) -...

Hello all. It's my birthday today (24, yikes) so I'm taking it a little easier this week. For today's post, I thought it might be interesting to flick through the Making It Up library. Below are some of my most popular reviews, hauls and collections,...

Well that went quickly! I can't quite believe that November is nearly over, and Christmas is only a few weeks away. This year has offered exciting periods of change and new beginnings, and although it's been awesome, I could not be more relieved to be heading...

As the days get shorter and the weather gets colder, it can be so tempting to bundle into bed from the minute you get home. After work I used to end up on the couch for a good three hours, and then spend the rest...

Primers have quickly become my new obsession, and probably the type of product I've indulged in the most this year. I love discovering new bases that will help mattify my skin, smooth textured areas and extend the life of my foundation, and I've discussed them...