I am no contour expert however my face definitely needs definition. I like bronzer for giving my face a soft glow and a little shape, but I have never really been someone who contours as a regular part of my makeup routine. Until now. I experienced love at first swatch at the Charlotte Tilbury Covent… Continue reading Review and Swatches of the Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Contour Wand in Medium- Dark
I like a variety of cleansers and appreciate all the different textures they can offer. Having dry dehydrated skin I need something that works hard at lifting makeup and grime but gentle enough to leave my skin soft and supple without leaving it stripped or dry. I love a good cleansing oil as part of… Continue reading Super Facialist vitamin c+ Brighten skin renewal cleansing oil Review and Texture shots! An affordable drugstore staple!
I have serious dark circle issues and find it really difficult to find a cncealer that completely covers my under eye area without leaving an ashy grey undercast. Although I religiously use an under eye corrector the Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Wear Camouflage Concealer is amazing at giving my undereye a flawless and bright look.… Continue reading Review: Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Wear Camouflage Concealer in 320 Bisque (W). For all the full coverage lovers!
I have struggled with dry skin my whole life, what I discovered later on in my skincare journey is that I didn't address my skin issues correctly because my skin is not just dry, but dehydrated. I needed to retain and lock in hydration by having a layered skincare routine rather then going in with… Continue reading Review and Texture shot of the Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturising lotion+. A moisture hug for parched skin!
I am not a bold colour person, I stick to nudes and even that is mostly "my lips but better" type of nudes. I would love to find my perfect shade of red/ pink/ berry etc but its sad to say I'm just not there yet! Mac Satin Lipstick Film Noir Review- Ukbeautygems However, when… Continue reading Review and Swatches of the Mac Satin Lipstick in Film Noir! Perfect for the Fall!
I first tried the Sol De Janeiro range by purchasing a mini kit from CultBeauty and have been hooked ever since! The scent is absolutely stunning with a sweet yet sophisticated blend of fruity goodness and an undertone of gorgeous nuttiness! Sol de Janeiro Bum Bum Butter and Brazilian 4 Play Moisturising Shower Cream-Gel Texture… Continue reading Review Of the Sol de Janeiro Brazilian Bum Bum Cream and Brazilian 4 Play Moisturising Shower-Cream Gel! Tropical deliciousness!
If you're a bronzer newbie, you like a little colour and healthy definition to your face with a flawless blend no matter how experienced you are with makeup; then this is for you! Bobbi Brown Bronzing powder Natural 1- Ukbeautygems This bronzer is a lightweight matte formula that gives the face a soft sun kissed… Continue reading Review and Swatch of the Bobbi Brown Bronzing Powder in Natural 1.
This multipurpose face and body cream is my go to when my skin needs a little TLC. It is a hydrating cream for dry, scaly skin and eczema on the face and body. I prefer it as a body moisturiser and love the way it makes my skin feels instantly more comfortable, moisturised and supple to… Continue reading Review and Texture swatches of the First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Cream (Intense Repair). A whipping saviour!
Highlighter is always the final step to tie in my face makeup and a dd a little (or a lot!) of glow when i need it. I only ever highlight my brow-bone with a matte highlighting powder but love a good glow on my cheek-bone. I have a mental checklist of what I like in… Continue reading Review and swatches of the George at Asda Bronze highlight Baked Bronze- affordable drugstore gem.
I have dry, dehydrated and sensitive skin and after adding lots of hydrating steps to my skincare routine my skin looks and feels smoother, plumper and less irritated. The one thing that I never understood was the use of a separate day and night cream. I always used the same thing or switched up my… Continue reading Review and Texture Swatches of the Elemis Pro-collagen Marine Day Cream and Pro-collagen Oxygenating Night Cream. They are lush!