Clinique Stay-Matte Oil-Free Makeup

I’ve tried a lot of foundations throughout the years including Maybelline Dream Mousse Matte Foundation (a favourite during my teenage years), the Benefit Play Stick, Loreal’s True Match Foundation, Maybelline Fit Me Foundation, Rimmel London Stay Matte, Revlon Colour Stay and many, many others. Some I liked more than others…

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My First You Beauty Discovery Box – October Edition

So my very first You Beauty Discovery Box arrived today. This cute little box retails for only £6.95 a month including postage and packaging. The You Beauty is slightly different from say Glossybox and Birchbox as you actually get to select your two favourite products from a shortlist that is…

Review – Prima Christmas Makes Special Issue 5

So this is the first of my Christmas posts. Christmas time is without a doubt my favourite time of year! I love the festive smells of cinnamon Yankee Candles burning, gingerbread men baking and the smell of sweet pine needles from the tree wafting around the house. I’m one of…

My Little E.L.F. Haul – Blush, Eyeliner, Eyeshadow & Nail Varnish

It may come as a surprise that this is my first time ever purchasing E.L.F. (eyes. lips. face) cosmetics. E.L.F products are featured regularly on beauty blog wishlists and reviews, their high quality, low price promise makes them very popular in the beauty world. I couldn’t wait to try them…

Beauty | Birchbox – Happy Days Edition

So last month I received my first ever beauty box; the beautifully packaged, London inspired, Karen Millen edition of Glossybox. You can check out the review here. With a promo code in hand and lots of recommendations, I decided to also subscribe to Birchbox.  Birchbox is a New York based company that launched…

October’s Beauty Wishlist

So this months wish list really is wishful thinking after my huge beauty haul just a few weeks ago, but a girl can dream! My first two products are the Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer (30ml/£25) and Full Exposure Mascara (11g/£19); the first time I tried Smashbox was just a few…