NYX Cosmic Metals Shadow Pallette: Review + Swatches

Okay, Autumn is here, and I am LIVING for the NYX Comic Metals line. Specifically, their Cosmic Metals Shadow Palette. The eyeshadow colours are lovely, the product itself is a powder but feels almost creamy. It’s easy to blend, and I frequently use it in conjunction with the NYX Lingerie palette. To be honest, I’ve…

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US vs UK: National Lipstick Day Deals at MAC Cosmetics

Okay folks, it's National Lipstick Day, and the deals are flowing in all over the world. Okay, let's be honest. The best ones are in America. I'm getting emails from my American accounts letting me know that I can get a free lipstick at MAC stores and retailers (including Bloomingdales, Macy's, Nordstrom's) and select ULTA's…

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Tom Ford Patent Finish Lip Colour {Review}

The Story: The other day we went to London to get little man’s US passport in order (yay, dual citizenship!) and after finishing business and an early lunch, decided to have a nice stroll in the area. We walked into Selfridges and of course, I went into makeup shopping mode with full support from the…

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A Cult Beauty Favourite: Laura Mercier’s Transluscent Setting Powder 

So there are a lot of beauty products saturating the market right now. While some products may be fashionably trendy at the moment, they die out in no time because the hype doesn’t live up to the function or quality of the product. That’s what sets apart trendy beauty product from the cult beauty favourites.…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Boots {Mini} Beauty Haul!

So I went into boots for hair mousse and ended up coming out with anything but. I mean I had a good reason! I wanted a Bumble and Bumble product, but it wasn’t available. Tell me WHY only select Boots in England have them? Good luck if you’re in North Essex. *holds forehead* Anyway, this…

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Fresh Faced Friday: MOTD! {Dark Lippie Love}

DARK LIPPIE MOTD! I loooooove a good dark lip. Honestly, what woman doesn’t? I love how the lip liner ended up being a perfect match too. I decided to play with my Master Palette by Mario colours and then just blend the EF out whatever I chose. It kind of ended up working. I actually…

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Anastasia Beverly Hills Master Palette by Mario {Review}

Pigmented. Such great colours. So in love! Some of you maybe asking “who is Mario and why does he have a palette?”  First here’s some history. ABH (Anastasia Beverly Hills) is one of the most well known makeup brands. Owner and namesake Anastasia, is famous for creating the red carpet ‘brows of Hollywood’s finest. The…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Product Review for No7’s Precision Lips Pencil (Nude)

So the other day I stumble into Boots whilst searching for something or the other I needed (read: wanted). Unable to find it, I wander over to the No7 counter and peruse the goods on display. I decide to go home with a lip liner. A light, pinky nude colour is exactly what I feel…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Wake and Bake (nah, not that kind)

“Baking” is a term originally coined by the drag community to explain the act setting powder on your face and leaving it there so that your body temperature can melt it into your concealer and skin. After about 5-10 minutes, dust off the excess to find that your makeup has an absolutely flawless and creaseless…

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MOTD & Product Review for Maybeline FIT ME! Matte + Poreless Foundation

Okay, so I’ll admit, I was really skeptical about this product when I bought it. it’s been forever since I bought a drugstore brand of makeup. Sounds snobby, but when you get used to higher end brands, you tend to stick with to it. Not to mention that my skin is sensitive and normal to…

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