Chronic pain and illness are real time thieves. I've had this lipstick and lipliner for quite a while but had to wait ages for a 'good' day to come along (where I was able to apply makeup and leave home for few hours with my family). Of course my illnesses steal much more than valuable… Continue reading Urban Decay: Vice Lipstick and 24/7 Glide On Lipliner
I LOVE lip balms. I've loved them since my school days, when we all kept pots of Body Shop lip balm in our pencil cases. Even when I moved on to lipstick, I always kept a balm in every handbag. In recent years my life has been altered drastically by chronic illness. I no longer… Continue reading Review: MAC Tendertalk Lip Balms
I'm a creature of habit when it comes to lipsticks. While I have quite a collection of drugstore lipsticks, I find that it's actually the MAC ones that I reach for most often. I've had my eye on Please Me for ages and recently I finally took the plunge and bought it. It's a… Continue reading MAC Lipstick Review: Please Me
As much as I adore Mac lipsticks and lipliners, I do love finding drugstore gems that can be used to create a similar look. If like me you love the 'nude' shades at Mac (personally I adore the nudes that have a little mauve/pink running through the brown...none of which is actually nude on my… Continue reading Drugstore ‘Nude’ Lipstick and Liner Combo including £1 Lipliner
I've become obsessed with Mac lipsticks in the last year or so and have looked at/swatched lots and bought quite a few; I thought I had a pretty good idea what lip products I wanted to include in my recent Mac haul. So imagine my surprise when I spotted a shade of lipstick I'd never heard… Continue reading Mac Cherry Lipliner and Brave Red Lipstick: Review
It's always a treat when my Glossybox arrives each month. Amongst the bills, medical letters and assorted crap that is delivered to our door, Glossybox is a little ray of beauty light. The box design this month is adorable. I'm not remotely interested in Valentine's Day; I don't hate it, I'm just indifferent, always… Continue reading February Glossybox 1st Impressions
By this time you can probably spot someone wearing a Mac Lipliner in Soar at 20 paces. It has been most commonly paired with Velvet Teddy in the last couple of years, thanks to Kylie Jenner. If you read the very first post I ever wrote for this blog, you'll remember that Velvet Teddy and… Continue reading Mac Soar and Brave – Worth the Hype?