For Lipstick Lovers

A beautifully presented set of lipsticks is one of those presents that’ll generate a coo from even the hardiest of beauty lovers.  The Shiseido Mini ModernMatte Powder Lipstick Gift Set is just gorgeous in every way; the packaging is stunning, the case inside is inviting and…

Too Faced Born This Way – New Pale Shades

Too Faced Born This Way Foundation is one of those products that people really rave about, so when I was sent my first bottle in the Ivory shade, I couldn’t wait to get it on my face.  As regular readers will likely know, I’m pretty…

A Quick Intro to Wet n Wild Cosmetics

I’ve heard amazing things about Wet n Wild on and off for absolutely years, so when I heard they were FINALLY coming over to the UK, I was chomping at the bit to get my hands on the goods.  They’ve actually been over here for…

Boots Star Gift: Soap & Glory Glitz and Make Up Gift Set

I know how popular the Soap & Glory gift sets are, especially the amazing Boots Star Gifts which always come with a really decent saving, but I didn’t realise just how much of a buzz they created until I saw them mentioned on the MSE…

Too Faced Tutti Frutti

You can’t deny the cuteness of a Too Faced launch, especially when it’s got a lovely, fun theme like the Tutti Frutti collection, which is literally a fruity edit of joyful bits and bobs that will add a bit of fruity sunshine to the now…

Foundation Files: NYX Professional Makeup Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop Full Coverage Foundation

There are a few high street brands that I really pay attention to when they launch a new base product, and I think NYX Professional Makeup are at the top of that list.  NYX Professional Makeup are so good at catering to all their customers, with…

Bargain Alert: Smashbox Superstars

I do so love a good beauty bargain, especially when it contains star products that you’d actually want, and the Smashbox Superstars set is a perfect example of exactly that; a selection of great products, all of which will actually get used.  The Smashbox Superstars…

My Beauty Pie Order #3

After the initial excitement for my Beauty Pie orders I’ve toned it right down recently, leaving a bit of space between the orders and letting my allowance build-up, so I could feel a bit less limited on what I can buy, without having to increase…

Just My Look Haul

Before I went away, I was invited to have a nose around the Just My Look site and select a a few products to try.  Normally these haul types of features are a bit of a battle as I’m soooo fussy that I often struggle…

New Launches from tarte at QVC UK

Every few months we got a little lot of newness from tarte at QVC UK, and it’s always something to look forward to as the edited collection is usually a total joy, with the current new arrivals proving to be no exception.  There are six…

Beauty Pie Month #2 (One Month On)

Okay so it’s definitely more than a month since I purchased by second box of goodies from Beauty Pie, and shared the contents with you here, but to be honest, I’ve kind of lost a bit of enthusiasm for the products.  I think it’s mainly…

What I Took on Holiday – Makeup (Holiday Heroes)

You may have read my recent post on the skincare I took with me and thought how streamlined and carefully edited it was.  The exact opposite is the case here, I don’t know why I felt the need to take so much makeup on holiday…

Travel-Friendly Makeup Brush Sets (Holiday Heroes)

I desperately tried to get all the Holiday Heroes content up and running before I left for my actual holiday, as I knew how rubbish it would be to talk about products great for a holiday after mine had finished, but hey ho, here we…

Youth Lab CC Complete Cream

I was so excited about the Youth Lab CC Complete Cream as it’s taking CC Creams back to the old style, where they provide lots of lovely benefits in a product that’s relatively high coverage, leaving you with skin that not only looks perfected, but is…