Makeup & Cosmetics

I must preface this post with the statement that these glosses are probably the best I’ve tried in my entire life, and I have tried LOADS. The Clarins Instant Light Natural Lip Perfectors are creamy, emollient, easy to blend, pigmented and they last longer than...

For the longest time, the Real Techniques Buffing Brush from the Core Collection was my go-to for a seamless, lightweight foundation application. However, since changing up my base routine this winter and opting for a slightly heavier coverage, the Real Techniques Expert Face Brush has been incredible...

Sometimes us brown-eyed gals can feel lumbered with the most average or ‘normal’ eye colour, and there was a period during my teenage years when blue contact lenses were de rigueur for those cursed with hazel peepers. Luckily I’ve since accepted the eye colour I was...

Lipstick Queen is one of those brands I was always destined to love - their fun, playful packaging, a shamelessly luxurious USP and formulations of the highest quality means their products are perfect for gifting to others, or treating yourself to for no other reason than...

Benefit products are quite hit-or-miss with me, and I haven’t loved a new release from them in years. The Porefessional primer did an average job at blurring my pores and controlling oil and shininess, and their Dandelion boxed blusher was so faint and powdery on my...

After my last 'Splurge or Save' post talking about the Anastasia Beverley Hills Brow Whiz and Soap & Glory's Archery Brow Pencil (read here), I thought I'd continue the series this week by comparing high-end and drugstore 'do-all' face powders. These are the ones that are great...