If you've read my recent posts, you'll know that I've decided that at the age of 34, it's time to finally learn how to apply eyeshadow properly. I recently purchased my first palette from Tarte (the collaboration with Grav3yardgirl of YouTube fame, see post here) and am browsing posts on Too Faced and Urban Decay… Continue reading Maybelline The Blushed Nudes Palette: 1st Impressions
It’s always risky buying makeup online – shades rarely translate exactly from screen to IRL. Checking Pinterest or YouTube for swatches can be very helpful but it’s obviously not as reliable as swatching on your own skin in-store. My Chronic Life is such that I rarely get the opportunity to visit stores in person so… Continue reading Rimmel Lipstick – Pink Blush
When a random purchase becomes a regular repurchase, it's only fitting for the product in question to get it's own blog post. I bought my latest bottle of Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water in a recent drugstore haul and it's high time I told you why this product has become a skincare staple for me. … Continue reading Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water
I've had this product on my 'must purchase' list for a seriously long time. It finally made it from my Amazon wishlist into the basket & I'm glad to finally own it - I suspect I will get a lot of use out of it. I'm a fan of the Exaggerate liners in… Continue reading A Drugstore Classic: Rimmel Lipliner ‘EastEnd Snob’
When you were a teenager and still at school, say 14-16 years old, was there a particular lipstick that every lipstick-wearing girl in your Year was obsessed with? For my year group, the shade we all wore was 'Heather Shimmer' from Rimmel. So when I spotted it at a discounted price on the ASOS… Continue reading Lipstick Nostalgia 90s Vibe: Rimmel ‘Heather Shimmer’
Hi Guys! I went to have my 3-monthly Botox treatment for the Chronic Daily Migraine yesterday; approximately 30 injections into the shoulders, neck, scalp, temples & forehead. Yes, it's as much fun as it sounds. So I brightened the day for myself by taking one of my new lipsticks for a test drive. I… Continue reading Creamy Lipstick from Bell Cosmetics – On Sale for £3.46!
I am not by nature a particularly patient person. So when I have new lip products to test drive & review, I just can't resist showing them to you guys as soon as possible. As you probably know by now, my Chronic Life (Chronic Daily Migraine & Fibromyalgia) has a nasty habit of keeping… Continue reading Lipstick Haul Sneak Peek: Bell Cosmetics at Beauty Crowd