Tuesday, 30 April 2013

April Favourites 2013

It's time for monthly favourites.

Lets just avoid the part when I comment on how quickly April has disappeared, for someone who finishes University for good in May, that is far too scary.

Monday, 29 April 2013

Rimmel Match Perfection Foundation

This has to be my favourite foundation of the moment, the Rimmel Match Perfection foundation, I wear shade 100 Ivory. Rimmel describe this foundation to be "a match so perfect it's undetectable in any light" and this one really is perfect for my skin tone. Finding something that's such a good match is definitely hard work, but this is great. The foundation is a really nice texture, it's not made to be dewy or matt, it just looks like skin, which I find rare these days. I've been a big fan of the True Match foundation by L'Oreal recently but sometimes that can have a patchy application, but this is perfect for me. The foundation lasts all day and still looks pretty good! It also has an SPF of 18 which is always a bonus for me! I apply this with my Real Techniques expert face brush after using the Clarins Flash Balm. Rimmel Match Perfection retails for £6.99.

Information about my skin: my skin used to be quite oily in my teens but nowadays is becoming a lot more normal. I'm still prone to the odd breakout but it's a lot more controlled than it was in my younger years. I actually think at times that my skin is quite dry, so I've found a dewy foundation or a good moisturiser is great for my skin. I'm very very fair, I never tan, I only burn, my skin is definitely more pink-toned than yellow.

Sunday, 28 April 2013

Topshop Eye Crayon

Another beautiful make up product by the guys at Topshop.

Thursday, 25 April 2013

Beauty Haul

Yep, a very, very bad beauty haul.


Wednesday, 24 April 2013

Beauty Buys Under £1

Whilst browsing Twitter this morning I saw a tweet about this cool article by  MoneySupermarket. This month marks thirty years since the launch of the pound coin and they've made this super cool page to mark the event. 

 I'm a sucker for history and cool facts, so I had fun learning about the pound coin.

Sinful Colors

My latest nail addiction!


Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Revlon Moon Candy

A new release from Revlon.


Monday, 22 April 2013

Essie Haul

I think the world and their wife has placed an order for Essie polishes on Fragrance Direct and if you haven't, why not?


Sunday, 21 April 2013

Pearl Lowe Glossybox Review April 2013

Time for a super pretty Pearl Lowe Glossybox review.


Saturday, 20 April 2013

Birchbox April 2013

It's time for a Birchbox review.

My Birchbox arrived yesterday so I thought I'd share the contents with you guys! When Birchbox first came to the UK I was quite excited, so much so I signed up for the first ever box and I was actually fairly impressed.

Friday, 19 April 2013

My Highlighter Collection

It's (apparently) finally Spring which means it's time for beautiful dewy skin.


Thursday, 18 April 2013

Spend some pennies at WestQuay: Thursday 25th April

As soon as the student loan drops there's a 101 things I need (want) to buy, whilst its quite fun to splash my loan on pretty things, it's probably not the most wise thing to do!
Therefore I like when my local shopping center, WestQuay host these special student shopping nights. The great news is that there is one being held next week on THURSDAY 25th.

Video Recipe: Snakes & Ladders Cake

Today I'm sharing a new video, this time for a Snakes & Ladders themed novelty cake.

Wednesday, 17 April 2013

Topshop Rising Star

Today I'm sharing swatches of Topshop Rising Star. 

Tuesday, 16 April 2013

Illamasqua Powder Blusher in Beg

A sneaky matt blusher that everyone needs in their collection.


Monday, 15 April 2013

L'Occitane Essential Face Water

A new addition to my skincare routine.


Sunday, 14 April 2013

Travel Make Up Bag

Take a peek inside.


Saturday, 13 April 2013

L'Oreal True Match Foundation

Today I'm sharing my thoughts on the L'Oreal True Match Foundation.


Friday, 12 April 2013

Illamasqua Speckle

I've caved to the latest nail craze.


Thursday, 11 April 2013

L'Oreal Glam Shine Lip Stain

The L'Oreal Glam Shine Lip Stains are one of my new favourite things!


Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Video Recipe: Pizza Dough

Today I'm sharing a new video recipe for Pizza Dough!

Tuesday, 9 April 2013

Maybelline Color Tattoo Swatches

On and On Bronze and Eternal Gold


Monday, 8 April 2013

Disappointing Products

Today I'm sharing some recently disappointing products with you guys.


Sunday, 7 April 2013


Today I'm sharing a Face of the Day.


Saturday, 6 April 2013

March Favourites

Another month has come and gone so it is time for another set of favourites.


Friday, 5 April 2013

Video Recipe: Eggless Cupcakes

Today I'm trying out something new, a video recipe for Eggless Cupcakes!


Thursday, 4 April 2013

March Empties

It's time for another set of monthly empties.


Wednesday, 3 April 2013

Sanctuary Body Moisture Spray

A luxury oil for your body.


Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Latest Purchase: Seche Vite

I thought I'd share with you the most recent of my purchases.

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