July 18, 2016
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A quick and easy makeup tutorial that’s fit for a prom queen

It’s the end of another academic year. Exam stress aside, it’s finally time to put down the revision notes, enjoy the sunshine and doll yourself up for prom night. Read on for a quick and easy makeup application tutorial that will have you looking like the belle of the ball in no time.   Here’s what you’ll need:   Application tools   Flat makeup brush Beauty Blender sponges Pencil brush Angled eyebrow applicator brush   Makeup   Urban Decay Primer Potion Too Faced Natural Matte eyeshadow palette Milani Cosmetics blusher in Illuminoso Matte bronzer of your choice Highlighter of your choice Rimmel lipstick in Kate Clear lipgloss of your choice     Start off with a clean base by cleansing and moisturising your skin, allowing the moisturiser to sink in […]
July 15, 2016

Milani Cosmetics Baked Blush in Luminoso

As you may have noticed, I’m a real girly girl at heart so when I discovered this adorable blusher in its fancy gold packaging, I just had to try it out for myself! Isn’t it just beautiful? On to the review… The Milani Cosmetics Baked Blush in Luminoso is a peachy coral toned blusher that works wonders at giving my skin a healthy and luminous glow. The finish is only slightly shimmery, but highly pigmented, which means a little really does go a long way with this blusher. It’s such a wonderfully versatile shade that works on all skin tones and is perfect for those of you looking to warm up that summer glow!   It’s been labelled by beauty specialists as a great dupe for the more expensive NARS […]
July 14, 2016

Here’s how to apply long last red lipstick that actually lasts all day

We all love a bit of red lippy, but how many times have you resisted reaching for the red because you just can’t be bothered to reapply your colour when it starts to fade? Below is my personal guide to applying red lipstick and making sure it lasts the day!   You want to start with a smooth base, so exfoliate those lips and apply a good moisturising product, I use the Bobby Brown Lip Balm with SPF, to get those smackers ready for a touch of colour.   You don’t want your lips to be too greasy, so blot off any excess lip balm with blotting paper – this will make all the difference when it comes to applying your lipstick.   Start off your colour application with a […]
July 8, 2016

Product of the Week: Artis Elite Mirror 5 Brush Set

We put so much effort into searching for the perfect cosmetics products to put on our skin, but it’s easy to forget that what you use to apply your makeup is just as important as the product itself. I’m all over Artis brushes at the moment and especially their Elite Mirror 5 brush set range.   They may look a bit odd compared to your conventional makeup brushes, but the Artis Elite Mirror brushes have been specifically designed to make makeup application much easier and precise. The flat handles are shaped for a better grip, providing control for a more accurate application, which instantly makes these brushes winners in my books.   Each brush is made from CosmeFibre, which makes them animal product free, while providing superior makeup application performance. […]