The New Nudes: Embracing This Season’s Nude Eyeshadow Launches

Nude eyeshadow has long been the staple of every makeup collection, offering both a base for stronger colours and an understated look that works with a statement lip. I’ve a lot of love for nude tones and subtle colours on…

NYX Jumbo Eye Pencils: Affordable, On-Trend & Easy To Use

I do love a good beauty bargain, and NYX certainly offer affordable products that are surprisingly effective. I’ve expressed my love for eyeshadow crayons and sticks before, detailing how they make even the most beautiful of smokey eyes easy to…

Why Eyeshadow Sticks Are An Absolute Makeup Must-Have For Fool-Proof Blending

I wish I had the eyeshadow blending skills of a TOWIE cast member, but I really don’t. I can just about manage to buff in a base colour and add a darker tone around the lash line, blending with my…

Collection Is Having A Field Day: Introducing Their New Spring Makeup (PLUS …

The best thing about turning a corner into a new season is the abundance of colour that provides a relief from the dark nails, berry lips and smokey eyes that we’ve all been sporting. I love a power lip as…

The Anatomy Of An Eyeshadow Palette: How To Use It & Where The …

Eyeshadow palettes bursting with colour may seem like a great idea when you’re standing in the beauty hall of your local department store, cooing over the variety of tones that can be used to enhance your eyes. However, when you…

Ten Great Eye Products From 2014 That Are Still In My Makeup Bag

It seemed like there were three hundred makeup launches a week last year. Practically every day something new was landing on my desk and had me cooing over it like a baby, instagramming the hell out of it and hailing…

Going Dotty For It: Bare Minerals ‘Modern Pop’ Spring 2015 Collection

I love it when brands you think you’ve filed away in a certain box push the boundaries and create something you never expected. This forthcoming season Bare Minerals have done just that, with this gorgeous ‘Modern Pop’ collection that puts…

A Brand To Watch in 2015: The Balm (Fun, Quirky & Benefit Dupes)

New brands launch every week, but rarely does one escape under the radar for so long as The Balm has. I’d never heard of it before a pile of quirky cosmetics landed on my doorstep, but this innovative and slightly…

NEW: Bobbi Brown ‘Scotch On The Rocks’ Holiday 2014 Makeup Collection

Rarely does a makeup collection leave me speechless, but upon unwrapping Bobbi Brown’s Christmas offering I was definitely a little lost for words. Inspired by vintage makeup collections and dusty brown textures, there’s something a little bit ‘Mad Men’ about…

A Cat Designs Makeup? Karl Lagerfeld’s ‘Shupette’ For Shu Uemura

If there’s one thing that’s well-known about the much loved but secretive and mysterious Karl Lagerfeld, it’s that he totally and utterly adores his pet feline Choupette. So famous has this fluffy white cat become that it not only has…

Urban Decay’s NEW ‘Vice 3’ Eyeshadow Palette: All You’ll Ever Need

There’s something about Urban Decay eyeshadows; they’re super soft, blendable, workable, pigmented, easy to build and exceptionally long-lasting. If there’s one palette I always reach to come a big occasion, night out or morning when I need to look my…

A Touch Of Luxury: Avon’s NEW Luxe Rose Gold Collection

Avon are a brand that I’ve always had a bit of a soft spot for. My Nan always used to hand me the ear-marked brochure whenever I went round for a cup of tea, allowing me to to choose whatever…