I'm Not Quite Ready to Leave Winter and This is Why...

I’m Not Quite Ready to Leave Winter and This is Why…

Granted that along with the winter come frosted fingers that you’re certain will drop off the next time you leave the house without gloves, or wind so vicious it penetrates what you thought was a hijab that’d keep you warm….

2014's Favourite Products

2014’s Favourite Products

The thoughts and emotions that come around this time of the year are so overwhelming – I’m often in a pensive, reflective mood and can’t help but look back to the past year’s regrets, triumphs and achievements. For me my year couldn’t be more bittersweet…

B. Even Oil Control Foundation

B. Even Oil Control Foundation

After countless disappointing shopping trips over the years you develop some kind of filter to all drugstore foundation launches – I have only ever found a foundation that’s worked for my skin twice, and even then they weren’t the best match….

Estee Lauder Perfectionist Youth-Infusing Makeup

Estee Lauder Perfectionist Youth-Infusing Makeup

Serum + foundation = a base with added skin benefits… a formula I’ve found to work for me when I combine Estée Lauder’s Double Wear and Advanced Night Repair serum and it seems that Estée Lauder have cottoned on and taken it…

L'Oreal Paris Collection Exclusive Pure Reds

L’Oreal Paris Collection Exclusive Pure Reds

If you’ve yet to find your perfect red lipstick we’ll blame it on the fact that there are 285 shades of red visibly different to the naked eye – there are just too many to choose from! In an attempt…

Liquid Liner Line Up

Liquid Liner Line Up

10000 BC and 2006 are years that couldn’t be more further apart, but the former is the year eyeliner was said to be invented and the latter being the year I discovered liquid eyeliner. Amy Winehouse-esque eyes were big at the time…

Browsing The Options

Browsing The Options

If there’s one thing I’m not very fussed about, it’s my brows. I rarely fill them and I never pluck, thread, wax or arch them into oblivion, but as of late the saying ‘brows frame the face’ has truly sunk…

Lips As Well As The Tips

Lips As Well As The Tips

We all know Mavala for their iconic 5ml nail polishes, but how many of us knew they did makeup? I was definitely out of the loop until I heard about their Sugar Free Lip Gloss* collection of six candy hued lip glosses. I think…

Belmacz Beauty

Belmacz Beauty

With an oversaturated cosmetics market it’s hard to find something that really stands out, so when I come across something innovative I’m all ears and I’m definitely paying attention to acclaimed jewellery house Belmacz‘s makeup line thanks to one particular ingredient in the products……