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Month: September 2018

SEPTEMBER EDIT / 2018

SEPTEMBER EDIT / 2018

How quick did September go!? It seems like yesterday it was August, now it’s all pumpkin spice lattes and halloween makeup tutorials. But can we address how cold it is? After the summer heatwave, it seems even colder now. I’m sorry for moaning, but I’m British. […]

BEAUTY GLAZED MUST-HAVE PALETTE REVIEW

BEAUTY GLAZED MUST-HAVE PALETTE REVIEW

Me and Morphe have fallen out, big time. So, when I was browsing on AliExpress and came across this palette from Beauty Glazed for around £8, I knew it was a must-have! Coincidentally, the palette is called Must-Have. If you hadn’t guessed it, the palette […]

ESSENCE MAKEUP – WHAT’S WORTH BUYING?

ESSENCE MAKEUP – WHAT’S WORTH BUYING?

Essence is a popular brand across Europe and America, but hasn’t quite made it in the UK just yet. Despite being readily available in Wilko, not many people seem to have heard of it, or if they have, they assume it’s Wilko’s own brand and therefore probably […]

BEAUTYBAY COLOUR THEORY EVOLVE PALETTE REVIEW

BEAUTYBAY COLOUR THEORY EVOLVE PALETTE REVIEW

BeautyBay, the online makeup retailer, have always given us access to the biggest brands here in the UK. Excitingly, they’ve recently launched their own brand of makeup! They’re experts in all things beauty and know what people want to buy, so it wasn’t a surprising move, and […]

PETRA X REVOLUTION PALETTE REVIEW

PETRA X REVOLUTION PALETTE REVIEW

links are affiliated but all opinions are my own, as always! So, Revolution has launched another collab palette. We’ve had plenty of those of late, so it’s no surprise that there’s another. This time we have an eyeshadow palette from Petra, a vlogger from the […]

REVOLUTION CONCEAL & DEFINE FOUNDATION REVIEW

REVOLUTION CONCEAL & DEFINE FOUNDATION REVIEW

After the highly successful launch of the Conceal & Define concealer, Revolution brought out the Conceal & Define foundation in 24 shades. It retails for £9 in Superdrug and RevolutionBeauty, and launched alongside a supersize version of the concealer, which is £7 for 13ml (the […]

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX UNBOXING – SEPTEMBER 2018

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX UNBOXING – SEPTEMBER 2018

It’s LookFantastic Beauty Box’s 4th birthday, so this edition of the LFBeautyBox is a little bit extra special. I’m excited to see what’s inside! If you’re new to my LookFantastic Beauty Box unboxings, I do these every single month – you can see past months here – […]

I HEART REVOLUTION CHOCOLATE PALETTES – BEST TO WORST

I HEART REVOLUTION CHOCOLATE PALETTES – BEST TO WORST

I have spent the last 2 months trying out every single chocolate palette from I Heart Revolution. I review a lot of them for YouTube (check out this playlist if you don’t believe me) and I get a fair few questions about which ones are […]

BACK TO SCHOOL MINIMAL MAKEUP

BACK TO SCHOOL MINIMAL MAKEUP

During high school there’s enormous amounts of pressure to wear makeup and keep up with the latest trends, despite school being purely there for learning (and algebra). With most schools adhering to a strict uniform policy, you’re not usually allowed to head into English with […]