One of my biggest pet peeves is seeing people who have gone OTT with their contouring. For me, the idea of contouring is just to enhance the shape of your face and not change is completely. I don't want people to be like 'oh look at her contouring', I just want people to think my… Continue reading My Contouring Routine Tutorial
I always use a makeup sponge to apply my foundation but I recently started watching a bunch of reviews of silicon applicators (and how bad they are) and got a bit inspired. I decided to try out a couple of different methods for applying my foundation which don't cost a fortune... in fact they barely cost… Continue reading Testing Affordable Foundation Applicators
You might have seen my post about the outfit and makeup I wore for Valentine's Day this year and today I'm going to be running through a little tutorial for the makeup look. It's a really simple look but I feel it'll be really flattering for so many different people, plus, it's all done with… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Makeup Tutorial
Lipgloss as an eyeliner?! Sounds crazy right but it's something I saw on Instagram recently so I figured I'd give it a little go myself! For this I used Max Factor's Lipfinity Lip Gloss in the shade Passionate. Here's what happened: The Finished Look Product List Face Maybelline Dream Satin Liquid - 20 Cameo Maybelline Master… Continue reading You can use Lipgloss as Eyeliner?!
Liquid eyeliner can look A-Maaaazing but it can be so hard to master! I've been trying for 7 years and while I still wear it everyday, I'm still no where near perfection. Waaahhh! Here are a few tips to make mastering your eyeliner a lot easier; a couple of things to do and what to… Continue reading Liquid Eyeliner Dos and Don’ts
I've always been a big believer that the key to gorgeous makeup is having healthy, clean skin as a foundation. I'm lucky that I've never had issues with acne, although I do still get the occasional spot. I do, however, have issues with dry skin, blackheads and horrible wrinkles around my eyes (thanks to some terrible… Continue reading Facial Skin Care Basics
For me, figuring out my eye shape and face shape and other facial characteristics was a big step forward in improving my makeup. It helped me figure out what type of makeup application would work for me and what wouldn't. It also gave me a sense of purpose for my makeup - it helped me understand why I was… Continue reading How To Figure Out Your Eye Shape