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EVERY SINGLE REVOLUTION BEAUTY DUPE

EVERY SINGLE REVOLUTION BEAUTY DUPE

I love a good dupe and I’ve talked about Revolution dupes in great detail before, reviewing countless products from one of their brands that take inspiration from other, more high-end products. I thought it would be beneficial to probably quite a few people if I made a list of […]

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX DECEMBER 2018

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX DECEMBER 2018

THIS MONTH’S THEME: CHRISTMAS! Links are affiliated but opinions are my own This month marks two years of my LookFantastic Beauty Box subscription! I’m obviously pretty happy with my subscription if I’ve received 24 boxes with no doubt about renewing the subscription for another year. […]

MY BEAUTY GOALS FOR 2019

MY BEAUTY GOALS FOR 2019

In December, I always reflect on the past year and think about the aspects of it I’d like to change for the year ahead. Usually this just means writing resolutions (‘Lose Weight’ has been top of my list since 2008) but this year I want […]

TOP FIVE DRUGSTORE BRONZERS FOR PALE SKIN

TOP FIVE DRUGSTORE BRONZERS FOR PALE SKIN

Bronzers are notoriously tricky to find for those of us who are pale AF, especially from the drugstore, where shade ranges are often not great. However, I’ve accumulated my personal favourites under a tenner that should work for most paler skin tones. I’ve also done a […]

I HEART REVOLUTION CRANBERRIES & CHOCOLATE PALETTE REVIEW

I HEART REVOLUTION CRANBERRIES & CHOCOLATE PALETTE REVIEW

Links are affiliated but opinions are 100% my own, as always! In a surprise drop, I Heart Revolution launched the Cranberries & Chocolate palette, which was previously only available to buy within the Chocolate Vault. They were originally not going to be sold separately, but […]

FAVOURITE AUTUMNAL LIPSTICK

FAVOURITE AUTUMNAL LIPSTICK

Before we fully delve into winter, I’d like to eke out the last of autumn and talk about lipsticks I love in my favourite season. Realistically, I wear all sorts of lipsticks throughout the year – if I want to wear a bright pink in […]

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX – NOVEMBER 2018

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX – NOVEMBER 2018

Yet another month where I totally forgot that I was meant to receive the LookFantastic Beauty Box in the post. Not that it’s a bad thing; I’m always up for a semi-surprise box of goodies. This month was my birthday month, so I was hoping […]

TOP 10 AFFORDABLE HIGHLIGHTERS FOR PALE SKIN

TOP 10 AFFORDABLE HIGHLIGHTERS FOR PALE SKIN

Finding a highlighter that is suitable for paler skin can be tricky; more often than not I get the tell-tale darker streak on my cheekbones when I expected to see a glow! So, I’ve taken one for the team and tested out as many as […]

OCTOBER PALETTE CHALLENGE

OCTOBER PALETTE CHALLENGE

This past October, I found a challenge on a Facebook makeup group (UKMakeup Addicts) that I decided to partake in – the October Palette Challenge! It was a simple one: use a different palette each time you do your makeup in October. For me, this […]

THE PERFECT PALETTE TAG

THE PERFECT PALETTE TAG

It’s been a long time – about a year – since I did an old-school classic tag on my blog (see the others here). I thought maybe it was time to get back to basics and give a new one a go. This one I’ve heard of […]