IN PRAISE OF…

IN PRAISE OF…

Word of mouth from someone you trust is always the best recommendation. Laura Mercier matte eyeshadows were recommended to me by a Sales Assistant – at the Estee Lauder counter… I was looking for a matte eyeshadow base shade that…

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YOU’VE CHANGED: Liz Earle Sheer Skin Tint – SWATCHES! UPDATE 2019

YOU’VE CHANGED: Liz Earle Sheer Skin …

SEE NEW UPDATE AT END OF POST I bought a few bits and pieces on Black Friday, but most were restocks of my favourite products at discounted prices. I replenished my Liz Earle Sheer Skin Tint foundation, my beloved failsafe,…

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REVIEW: MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot in Painterly

REVIEW: MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot in …

I’ve never owned a Mac Paint Pot, even though they’ve been around for donkey’s years and are considered a bit of a cult classic. I was put off by their gel eyeliner (also housed in a glass pot). It dried out…

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New Finds and Old Favourites 2018

New Finds and Old Favourites 2018

2018 was a good year for me beautywise. I completely revamped and updated my eye make up; I found a mascara I actually liked (and liked me back) and bought by chance, a setting powder that delivered on its promise.…

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Foundation: Are you cool, warm or neutral?

Foundation: Are you cool, warm or neutral?

I can’t take any credit for this tip, it comes from beauty columnist Laura Bermingham. Follow her on Instagram here. It’s overwhelming to be faced with so many shade choices when buying foundation. I’ve made some expensive mistakes in the…

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REVIEW: CHARLOTTE TILBURY CITIES LIP DUO (ON OFFER TOO)

REVIEW: CHARLOTTE TILBURY CITIES LIP DUO (ON …

  I didn’t know Charlotte Tilbury did sales! There’s one on at the moment with some items at 40% off. It seems to have been going for some while, because it’s ending in a few days. I’ve missed some gems…

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