Look Fantastic Advent Calendar Days 1-5

Christmas tree, flamingo, beauty, feminine style design for advent calendar

Avoiding spoilers for beauty advent calendars is particularly tricky when you are so into watching Youtube videos and reading other people’s blogs but somehow I managed to avoid finding out the contents of anything in the box until it came to actually opening the first few days. The Look Fantastic box is a bit of […]

Rimmel’s The Only 1 Matte Lipsticks

Thursday was my day off. I had a missed parcel on the Tuesday so arranged for it to turn up when I would actually be around. Sure enough that package, shipped over from the USA, arrived but flung into my hand by the postman was a rattling red padded package. Nothing else was due to […]

Declutter: April 2016

I have this really bad habit of moving things around and looking through everything. I did it before we moved and ended up getting rid of loads of stuff that I wish I had not. But when going through my makeup during April I came across several things that really need to go. Some of […]

Loreal Color Riche 30 Years Collection

Using this collection of lipsticks has been so enjoyable over the last couple of months. I got this when I won a vlogmas competition from Josie at Fashion Mumblr (blog and youtube) and am absolutely in love. The box basically contains some of Loreal’s most popular shades over the years and includes some of the […]

All Made Up by Penny Dade

Browsing through a local library gives you a chance to find some real gems and interesting pieces. Sometimes it can be finding a book on something you are fascinated by but want to know more or on something you have never heard about but really captures your interest. During a hunt through the fashion and […]

Makeup Revolution Advent Calendar: Day Twenty Five

Merry Christmas! I hope that whatever you are doing today is enjoyable and smiles are raised onto the faces of you and whoever you are spending time with. Meanwhile Makeup Revolution gifted me with an eyeshadow palette of colour and shimmery delights. It includes a few mattes and I think the shimmery shades may well […]

Makeup Revolution Advent Calendar: Day Twenty Four

Another day means another lipstick and today not only does the packaging look red but so does the swatch! With Christmas literally just around the corner now a bright red lip is the perfect thing to pull out of an advent calendar (rather than a bright orange one). It’s interesting how red lips always make […]