Category Archive: MAKE UP

ROSIE FOR AUTOGRAPH Cream Eyeshadow Stick – Almond Eyes

After the success of ROSIE FOR AUTOGRAPH Lip Glossy in Supermodel Smile, Sun Kiss, and the strongly pigmented Translucent Finishing Powder, I went on to buy the cream eyeshadow stick in Almond Eyes. This best-selling… Continue reading

REVIEW: MACQUEEN NEW YORK GEL PENCIL, CHERRY BLOSSOM LATTE

I’ve been looking a smudge-proof rose gold eyeliner for ages and now I’ve found it. The pencil is from a South Korean company, MacQueen New York, and the shade I chose is Cherry… Continue reading

One to Watch: TRINNY on YouTube

This is not a YouTube ‘guru’ I thought I’d ever recommend, but I read an article in the Daily Mail a couple of weeks ago which caught my eye. Don’t get me wrong,… Continue reading

REVIEW: PIXI Make Up Melting Cleansing Cloths

I don’t use cleansing cloths to remove my make up. Even when I first started to wear make up I was always diligent about taking it off properly (I must have read a scare… Continue reading

REVIEW: Liz Earle Sheer Skin Tint™ Bronzing Fluid

I love this product, but oh my, it’s a bugger to get the amount just right. I’ve left the house an unnatural, DayGlo orange shade on more than a few occasions recently. WHAT IS… Continue reading

REVIEW: Transformulas Eyelifting Gel

The area around the eyes often reveals the first tangible signs of ageing skin. The loss of elasticity as a result of decreased collagen production is the main culprit. That, and just living; exposure to daylight… Continue reading

REVIEW: ROSIE FOR AUTOGRAPH Translucent Finishing Powder

I’m trying to be balanced about this review of ROSIE FOR AUTOGRAPH Translucent Finishing Powder, but since I’ve worked out the cost compared against my regular face powder brands, I can’t help thinking, You Fool,… Continue reading

Lancôme Hypnôse Doll Eyes Mascara

I think I may have finally found THE ONE! I’ve been using Lancôme’s Doll Eyes mascara nearly every day for a month now, which I think is long enough to write a fully rounded… Continue reading

REVIEW: ROSIE FOR AUTOGRAPH Lip Glossy – Sun Kiss

I received a Rosie for Autograph, Lip Glossy gloss in shade Super Model Smile, in my Marks & Spencer Advent Calendar on day 13, and it was love at first sight. So much so, in fact, that… Continue reading

REVIEW: BENEFIT They’re Real! Mascara ‘Beyond Brown’

I’ve got an Emperor’s new clothes thing going on with this much-loved, best-selling mascara – I don’t get the hype. The exclusive brush in this Benefit They’re Real! Mascara is specially designed to… Continue reading

REVIEW Real Techniques Core Collection Kit

I’m always a bit wary of ‘blogger designed’ products. Brands see the huge numbers of social media followers the popular vloggers are pulling, and put their name on any old tat they think… Continue reading

The Pippa Palette from Blank Canvas UPDATED

I couldn’t remember what exactly the Pippa Palette was, but I do know that I made a note to myself to buy it, because it came up on my phone as an alert.… Continue reading

REVIEW BENEFIT the POREfessional: License to blot UPDATE

No one wants a shiny face, but fortunately, there are loads of powders, blotting papers and creams on the market to help combat unflattering shine. This one comes in the form of a stick… Continue reading

REVIEW BY TERRY Hyaluronic Sheer Rouge Lipstick

Oh, I really messed up with the shade here, it’s an expensive mistake too. I wouldn’t mind, but I researched it thoroughly, or at least I thought I did. BY TERRY HYALURONIC SHEER… Continue reading

Sun-Believable Highlight Me Bronzing Shimmer & Tan Me Mousse

Forget the cheesy name – Sun Believable indeed! Leighton Denny’s self tan mousse and bronzing shimmer are actually two really lovely self tanning products, especially for the paler skinned among us. SUN BELIEVABLE TAN ME… Continue reading