Maybelline The Blushed Nudes Palette: 1st Impressions 

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 

Rimmel Lipstick – Pink Blush 

 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 

Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water

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

Lipstick Nostalgia 90s Vibe: Rimmel ‘Heather Shimmer’

    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’