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TOP 10 REVOLUTION BEAUTY MAKEUP PRODUCTS

TOP 10 REVOLUTION BEAUTY MAKEUP PRODUCTS

I recently put together a list of all my favourite makeup products from drugstores, but I soon realised that it would be dominated by Revolution Beauty brands! Therefore, I thought I’d separate it and put Revolution Pro, I Heart Revolution and Makeup Revolution in its […]

TOP 10 DRUGSTORE MAKEUP PRODUCTS

TOP 10 DRUGSTORE MAKEUP PRODUCTS

It’s quite a task to narrow down the thousands of products you can find in Superdrug and Boots down to just ten items. Somehow I managed it! I’ve tried to get a big mix of products from different brands, but I’ve decided to leave Revolution […]

TOP 5 EYESHADOW PALETTES

TOP 5 EYESHADOW PALETTES

It’s been a while since I talked about my favourite things. I’ve done this post before, twice in fact, but I was looking back at it the other day and thought they were fairly outdated. I always love chatting about palettes, so… we find ourselves […]

TOP 5 AFFORDABLE FOUNDATIONS FOR PALE SKIN

TOP 5 AFFORDABLE FOUNDATIONS FOR PALE SKIN

Foundation shade ranges often are, well, very beige. There’s quite often not enough deeper shades or paler shades, especially in affordable foundations. I’ve taken one for the team and tried 35 different foundations under ¬£15 to find the very best formulas and shades for us […]

FAVOURITE MAKEUP BRUSHES

FAVOURITE MAKEUP BRUSHES

I get asked quite a lot about what my favourite makeup brushes are and, to be honest, it changes pretty frequently as I try new ones and develop new ways of applying makeup. These brushes, however, are those I really do think will stand the […]

THE BEST AFFORDABLE CONCEALERS FOR PALE SKIN

THE BEST AFFORDABLE CONCEALERS FOR PALE SKIN

Concealers are a tricky one to find if you’re as white as a ghost like me. It gets even more difficult if you’re after a more affordable, drugstore option. Shade ranges are definitely improving (expansion of existing shade ranges and new launches with both paler […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]