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Month: January 2018

160 MAKEUP ROULETTE PROMPTS

160 MAKEUP ROULETTE PROMPTS

On my YouTube channel, I have a new series I call ‘Makeup Roulette’, which is where I choose three makeup products in my collection to use as much as possible for a week before choosing three more the next week, and so on. To choose […]

MY SKINCARE ROUTINE 2018

MY SKINCARE ROUTINE 2018

My skincare routine went a little tits up towards the end of 2017, much like many aspects of my life (cough, my diet) did. One of my main resolutions for 2018 was to stick to a proper skincare routine and get rid of my problems – the […]

MY PROMISCUITY IS NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS

MY PROMISCUITY IS NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS

In September 2016 I wrote about my experiences at university and why I dropped out. Unfortunately, I received this message from a fake facebook account soon after: This was pretty shocking to read as it’s been years since this sort of comment has been made directly […]

MAKEUP REVOLUTION CONCEAL & DEFINE CONCEALER

MAKEUP REVOLUTION CONCEAL & DEFINE CONCEALER

Makeup Revolution’s latest ‘mega launch’ was their concealer range, which comes in 18 shades with a range of undertones for just £4 per tube. It’s been dubbed a Shape Tape dupe by many who’ve tested it, but what are my thoughts? Well, read on… The […]

ZOEVA MATTE SPECTRUM PALETTE REVIEW

ZOEVA MATTE SPECTRUM PALETTE REVIEW

For Christmas, I was given my very first Zoeva product: The Zoeva Matte Spectrum palette. Zoeva palettes have been on my radar for a while, especially in the latter part of 2017 when they released even more beautiful collections. Despite the luxurious looking packaging, Zoeva […]

WHY YOU SHOULD BE TRACKING YOUR PERIOD

WHY YOU SHOULD BE TRACKING YOUR PERIOD

I believe that tracking your monthly visitor and all the symptoms in-between should be second nature to everybody who has a period. It’s so useful to know the ins and outs of your body. Here’s why, and how. 1. For Your GP or OBGYN Even if […]

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX – JANUARY 2018

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX – JANUARY 2018

January 2018 marks an entire year of LookFantastic Beauty Box unboxings. I still love getting them every month, but a year is a long time in the blogging world, and I’m starting to think that maybe I should retire my monthly series. I put up […]

NYX IN YOUR ELEMENT: EARTH PALETTE REVIEW

NYX IN YOUR ELEMENT: EARTH PALETTE REVIEW

Towards the end of 2017, NYX launched six new element-inspired palettes and lipstick collections: Earth, Metal, Fire, Air, Water and Wind. These are limited edition and are currently sold-out (besides the odd few), but the rest are discounted. Usually I don’t review makeup that’s no […]

PROJECT PAN – #1

PROJECT PAN – #1

In 2018, I decided to experiment a little and try out the blogger classic – a Project Pan series. If you’re not sure what project pan is, simply put: it’s trying to use up some products. Personally, I’m choosing 5 products at first and seeing […]

TECHNIC COSMETICS FIRST IMPRESSIONS

TECHNIC COSMETICS FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Technic (to me) are one of those brands that, despite being very easily available on the internet and high street, rarely seem to get a look-in. I’ve tried a spattering of products in the past, like their loose setting powder, […]