MAC Custom Eyeshadow Quad

I love an elegant eyeshadow look on other people but must admit that I struggle to make it work on myself. I'm confident with liquid eyeliner but at 34 years old I really am a novice in the eyeshadow department. Eyeshadow is probably the type of makeup I've had the least practice with. My eyes… Continue reading MAC Custom Eyeshadow Quad

Mac Pro Longwear Paint Pot in ‘Painterly’

I have never been someone who adores eyeshadow; I'm more of a lipstick & liquid eyeliner person. Since my chronic illness worsened in the last two years, I've had less chance to indulge in my makeup obsession and eyeshadow has been limited to a subtle highlight under the brows when I'm well enough to apply… Continue reading Mac Pro Longwear Paint Pot in ‘Painterly’

Essence: Face and Eye Essentials

   As much as I adore a MAC lipstick and love my Clinique skincare bits, nothing is quite as satisfying & delightful as finding a drugstore brand that offers effective, inexpensive beauty products. Essence is one such brand. It is relatively new to the UK. I bought my recent haul from the Wilko website but BeautyCrowd have… Continue reading Essence: Face and Eye Essentials

Younique Moodstruck 3D Fibre Lashes+

Oh, how I love a good mascara. I have tried many over the years, from the cheapest drugstore brands to gorgeously packaged high end numbers that really should be gold-plated to justify their price tags. My broken brain has caused a significant decrease in the number of days that I'm well enough to spend energy… Continue reading Younique Moodstruck 3D Fibre Lashes+