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MOTDs & Tutorials

PURPLE & GOLD MOTD: THEN + NOW

PURPLE & GOLD MOTD: THEN + NOW

~This post was updated on the 08/09/17 and was originally published on 12/08/16~ I don’t claim to be a beauty guru or a makeup artist or even that good at doing my makeup, but I love doing it. I’ve only been practicing and putting a […]

GO-TO NIGHT OUT MAKEUP ROUTINE

GO-TO NIGHT OUT MAKEUP ROUTINE

Honestly – I don’t get out much. I’m a blogger, YouTuber and I’m living the broke life, which is like the holy trinity for being a hermit. But very, very occasionally, I’ll have a night out. Maybe once or twice a year. And as I hardly ever […]

GLOWY SUMMER HOLIDAY MOTD

GLOWY SUMMER HOLIDAY MOTD

For today’s makeup of the day I decided to create a summery glowy look that I can recreate on holiday (I’m going in four days!!) and that I can wear all summer long. I’m obsessed with glowy skin at the moment and the lightweight base […]

90S INSPIRED MAKEUP

90S INSPIRED MAKEUP

I was inspired by a single lipstick for this makeup of the day! This is also a tutorial on my channel so if you want to know how I did it, head on over to youtube.com/hollife! To find out what products I used, keep on […]

TAKING YOUR MAKEUP FROM DAY TO NIGHT

TAKING YOUR MAKEUP FROM DAY TO NIGHT

Sometimes it’s just not possible to spend a while redoing your makeup for an evening out (like if you were going for drinks after work), so hopefully these tips will help refresh your makeup without the need to take your whole making bag with you! […]

‘NO MAKEUP’ MOTD

‘NO MAKEUP’ MOTD

Sometimes you want to look a bit more natural and this look is exactly that! I wanted to create a face that I could quickly put on if I was just popping to the shops or if I just wanted to be more bare at […]

HOW TO USE EVERY SHADE IN THE MORPHE 06PC CONTOUR KIT

HOW TO USE EVERY SHADE IN THE MORPHE 06PC CONTOUR KIT

I love a contour kit. Super easy to use and it’s all there in front of you, but sometimes it’s difficult to know how to properly utilise the whole palette! I received the Light Contour Palette – the Morphe 06PC – and thought I’d demo […]

LAZY DAY MAKEUP ROUTINE

LAZY DAY MAKEUP ROUTINE

Contrary to popular belief, I don’t do a full face of makeup every single day. For one, it takes ages. It also would also ruin my skin and who even needs to do a full face every day, anyway? If I am still going out […]