Makeup & Cosmetics

My love of makeup, skincare and beauty wouldn’t be so obsessive without my mum Shelley for inspiration. The woman gave birth to me with a full face of makeup on, and from that day it was pretty much set in stone that I was going...

You may have noticed something about me from reading some of my posts over the last four or five months - I LOVE American drugstore beauty products. I’ve been slowly growing a stash of blushers, mascaras and concealers, as well as an unhealthy amount of...

I’m writing this blog post as it buckets down with rain outside, so it feels strange talking about spring skincare and makeup on such a wintery-feeling day. Nevertheless, the end of March heralds new beginnings as we jump into the fourth month of 2015 (where...

By now, you all probably know about the hype surrounding a bunch of MAC lipliner shades. Kylie Jenner pandemonium has engulfed the globe, leading to a complete wipe out of MAC stocks, and I for one have not been happy about it. As my mum...

The humble neutral eyeshadow palette and I have been in a platonic relationship for years. Typically, there’s always a satin cream colour for all over the lid, the ever-present shimmery champagne, a few mauve/taupe/bronze sheeny shades for subtle smokiness and the prerequisite matte black; never pigmented enough and...

Since I last wrote about my beauty storage system (read here), I’ve massively expanded my makeup collection, and I’ve also bought lots of new storage containers, baskets and boxes to manage my stash and keep things tidy and organised. Some of my favourite blog posts to...

Recently I’ve been moving away from peachy pink blushers and getting good use out of a lovely neutral powder in my collection. It’s slightly plummy, a little bit brown, and definitely on the more matte side of the sheen spectrum. MAC’s Powder Blush in Prism is definitely a...