Makeup application jargon can sometimes sound so technical that you end up confused whether it’s an actual makeup term or something that’s been made up to just sound intriguing. This Makeup Basics series focuses on defining these terms in the simplest of ways! One of these technical terms is Strobing. You may have seen strobe… Read More WHAT IS STROBING?
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 these three products I choose three prompts that I pick… Read More 160 MAKEUP ROULETTE PROMPTS
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 how it goes. I’ll be using those products as much… Read More PROJECT PAN – #1
Welcome to How To Wear, where I take products a little out-of-the-ordinary and show you how you can wear them every day! ‘Tis the season for festive makeup and although the YouTube makeup tutorials look quite scary with all the glitter and candycanes, you can still be in the spirit of things without going full-on… Read More HOW TO WEAR: FESTIVE MAKEUP
Good makeup doesn’t have to cost you the earth. Sometimes the cheapest makeup from Boots can do a better job than the more expensive makeup on the counters! I rounded up ten (plus honourable mentions…) absolute bargains under £10 that I love and use all the time. MUA 15-shade Eyeshadow Palettes, £5 each – there’s 10 of… Read More TOP 10 PRODUCTS UNDER £10
Makeup application jargon can sometimes sound so technical that you end up confused whether it’s an actual makeup term or something that’s been made up to just sound intriguing. This Makeup Basics series focuses on defining these terms in the simplest of ways! Setting does exactly what it says on the tin: sets. It completes… Read More HOW TO SET YOUR MAKEUP
I’m no stranger to hateful comments about my appearance (it’s happened all my life, both online and in-person), but recently I’m getting less comments about the way I look but rather the way I present myself in videos. Most of the comments seem to be about my nail varnish (or lack of it) – it’s often… Read More BEAUTY STANDARDS ON YOUTUBE
This post was originally posted on 4/3/2017 and rewritten on 21/11/2017 Brushes are a haven for bacteria and manky old makeup stains so keeping them clean is important – it can even prevent you from breaking out! Here’s how I clean my brushes and beauty blenders. I have a ‘shade n’ swap’ by W7 which… Read More HOW I CLEAN MY MAKEUP BRUSHES
The Anastasia Beverley Hills Modern Renaissance palette is arguably the most popular palette in existence right now. Every makeup lover I know owns it and raves about it, all the reviews of it are positive and it suits a huge range of people. I feel like the only one in existence that doesn’t own it!… Read More 5 ABH MODERN RENAISSANCE DUPES
[This post was originally published 9th August 2017 and revised 15th November 2017] I think we’ve all picked up a new mascara just for the interesting wand at some point in our lives. Mascaras are constantly being released that promise to have the world’s first whatever wand, that can transform your eye-hairs into the fluttery, voluminous thick lashes you’ve… Read More MASCARA WANDS – WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?!