Lifestyle

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,...

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...

I've never written a beauty wishlist blog post before, but I always read them for potential purchase inspiration. I thought it might be helpful to do a rundown of the top 10 beauty products I'm currently coveting - five makeup, five skincare - so you can...

There's nothing better than a good pamper, and I've been hoarding some fantastic bodycare bits that get the job done great. I'd like to point out that luxurious doesn't always mean luxury - some of the most indulgent, decadent products I own are from the drugstore! Below are...

Weekdays, in all honesty, can be a bloody nightmare. The commute, the queueing, the spilling of coffee down your favourite white shirt - it's happened to the best of us. At work, I like to keep a stash of products and office essentials at my...

Charlotte Tilbury often talks about how she created her makeup line to facilitate reinvention. The 10 makeup looks from the range are inspired by various icons of the past and present such as Sophia Loren, Kate Moss, Jacqueline Kennedy, Mia Farrow and Penelope Cruz -...

Today's post is a little bit different to the typical beauty reviews you normally find on my blog. I'm going to be talking about my weekday soundtrack: the 10 songs I listen to on my commute, at work, and when I'm relaxing at home after a long day....

Perfume is the one area of beauty that I'm not that adventurous with. I stick to scents I know, and am always drawn to similar notes - usually, it's anything with a slightly masculine vibe, or is a little bit 'woody'. Sandalwood, cedar and oud...