I love Favourites posts to read so this was one of the main reasons I wanted to do this blog. I’m very excited 😊 As you can see I have a mixture of products & brushes for this first post. First up is the L’Oréal Lumi magique primer. This gives a gorgeous subtle glow to… Continue reading January Favorites
Up to a few years ago I had about 5 brushes that were about 10 years old! I may have gone a bit cracked and lost the plot purchasing new ones but shur there you go! So the first brand I went crazy on and bought nearly everything they sold was : Real Techniques. I… Continue reading Tools to apply the war paint! Real Techniques edition.
Claims: Second Skin. The HD Liquid Coverage Foundation offers a high but natural-looking coverage, while feeling extremely lightweight – just like a second skin. Whilst providing a smooth and even complexion, the ultra-liquid texture is extremely high performing and longlasting. It covers imperfections up to 24 Hours and mattifies the skin. The extremely high definition… Continue reading Foundation Fixation : Catrice HD Liquid Coverage Foundation.
This is my update for the products I’ve been using this week. I think next week I’ll condense this down to one post. Pick my items out on Sunday evening but not post about it till I’ve tried them for the week on Friday evening . Let’s start with the base:Clarins Beauty Flash Balm as… Continue reading Weekly Makeup Bag WK 2 Update
I have Chocolate in “” ‘s cause I know The Sweet Peach 🍑 palette doesn’t smell like chocolate but it’s in the same format so it’s in! My personal favourite is the original Too Faced Choclate Bar. It’s is the most pigmented and wearable of the bunch in my opinion. The mattes are really easy… Continue reading The Great Debate! Which Too Faced “Chocolate” bar do you ❤️ most????
What is a primer and do I actually need one? Primer is a base for foundation that allows it to go on smoother and last longer. It’s supposed to prepare the skin giving it something to hold on to so it lasts through out the day & smooths fine lines & wrinkles, pores or do… Continue reading Primed & Ready
The next item in my quest for the perfect product is High-lighter. I have recently come to the realisation that as my skin is older (shudder) glittery, sparkly highlighter is not my friend. So I am on the hunt for something more subtle and has that ethereal lit from within quality. These are the ones… Continue reading Shine bright like a diamond 💎
As part of my weekly make up bag I get to try out a foundation properly for a full week, trying it every which way and putting it through it’s paces. 1st up is Maybelline Fit Me Matte & Poreless in shade 115. The claims: Fit Me Matte & Poreless has been designed for normal… Continue reading Foundation Fixation: Maybelline Fit Me Matte & Poreless
Each week in an effort to declutter and maybe give something a second chance that I haven’t spent enough time on, I will try out products for a full week. At the end of the week I’ll either be keeping them or decluttering them and giving a little review on each item. Let’s start with… Continue reading Weekly Makeup Bag WK 2
As a pasty pale Irish woman I am eternally looking for that wonder product that’ll make me look sun kissed and not tangoed. This is hard because so many bronzers can be quiet orangey and or too dark for my practically translucent skin. The following are some that I have tried and am decluttering: The… Continue reading Bronze the pale away.