Summer Edition: Everyday Makeup

I am going to share with you my everyday make up products and why I love them. This is my everyday routine and takes no longer than 10 minutes to do. I start by apply moisturiser to my face. If you have read my previous posts you’ll know at this time of year I use…

Product Review: Isle of Paradise Tanning Drops

Holiday glow is a funny one isn’t it. Some of us won’t leave the house without sun-kissed colour, while others steer clear of the ‘faux glow.’ For the most part we all want that just sun-kissed look, but getting a natural look without getting on a plane and heading somewhere hot can be hard. Isle…

Top 5 Summer Lip Products

When it comes to make up summer lip basics you can’t go wrong with a pinks and of course some gloss – absolute essential. To get a good lasting lip it is important to prep and line before application. This will ensure your chosen colour will stay put longer with better coverage. The Mac Prep…

Bobbi Brown Makeup Melter & Cleanser

When I saw Bobbi Brown had bought out a new face cleanser I just had to try it! I love so many of their other skin care products this one intrigued me. Bobbi Brown’s Makeup Melter & Cleanser is a lightweight foam that gently bubbles to dissolve makeup and impurities. Containing ingredients like cranberry, blueberry…

Lash Extensions Vs Temporary Lashes

After years of applying strip lashes when I wanted a fuller look I decided to go for Extensions and I haven’t looked back. The style and approach of technicians will vary but I would think most now offer ‘Russian Volume’ rather than the single lash extension. This means applying multiple ultra fine extensions onto each…

Holiday Edition: Everyday Makeup

For me when I’m away I still like to feel slightly put together! I’m going to share with you a few of my must have holiday products. For the day I apply my Laura Mercier Tinted SPF20 moisturiser, this gives me protection without the grease and shine that comes with using actual sun screen. I…

Do I make you Blush?

If you are looking for a rosy glow to boost your complexion blush is where it’s at! We are a bit spoiled for choice when it comes to formulas. Powders will give you a more matte finish, but if you want your complexion to look dewy, try a cream or gel blush. If you just…

Top 5 Nude Lipsticks

When it comes to make up bag basics you can’t go wrong with a nude lip – absolute essential. To get a good lasting lip it is important to prep and line before application. This will ensure your chosen colour will stay put longer with better coverage. These are my top 5 go to lipsticks…

Ready, Set, Glow!

You glow girl! With so many highlighters on offer, it’s hard to know where to start! Highlighter attracts light, creating the illusion of brightness and height. It is often used it in addition to contouring to lift and push features back. It’s great all year round, but a particularly perfect look for spring/summer. But should…

Everyday Smokey Eye

I love a smokey eye, but to go full on smoke if you aren’t on a night out can look a little much! This look is a more muted every day look that would transition well from day to night. Before I start my base when I am doing a smokey eye I make sure…