Ok so, three brushes is probably too small to call a collection but, anyway. Over the last few years I have accumulated a few brushes from Samantha Chapman’s ever growing collection of Real Techniques makeup brushes. I have honestly recommended them to anyone that will listen and even managed to convince a couple of friends to buy some! They’re fab, super affordable brushes and have lasted really well down through the years (think I bought their Stippling Brush back in 2011!). For all you animal lovers the brushes are cruelty free, made instead from 100% synthetic bristles. Continue reading
I received my first order from the Born Pretty Store this week. I hadn’t heard much about them but a little browse on their website revealed an extensive makeup collection including dupes for a lot of Topshop’s makeup collection. Everything on the site is reasonably priced and there’s free shipping to anywhere in the world! Continue reading
As someone who suffers from rosacea and dark circles under my eyes I always have a concealer on hand. I have bought a few over the years and thought I would share with you my collection and my thoughts on why I love them or loath them. I have combination skin but I have tried my best to take other skin types into account in the reviews. Continue reading
Since I skipped April Favourites I’ll try and make it up to you with a more detailed favourites post, swatches and looks included. I have relatively few stand-out products this month. The items I have picked are very wearable and won’t break the bank. Continue reading
Another first for me and it’s my favourite products I’ve discovered this month. They have all exceeded my expectations and some have even replaced previous favourites. Continue reading
I was in Mexico for Spring Break and had midterms in the days beforehand hence my lack of posts in the last week or so. To make it up to you, I have plenty of posts about hauls, reviews and makeup looks to come.
The day before I left for Mexico, I treated myself to a ‘little’ haul in Sephora and The Body Shop.
After my first set of makeup brushes were a massive disappointment I was really careful about buying cheap brush sets again. I did a LOT of research, talked myself in and out of buying this set but when it went on sale I finally bit the bullet.