A few months ago when cheeky little Primark’s latest ‘Nudes’ makeup collection launched, I genuinely had to do a double take to see if they were collaborating with Kim or something miraculous, but nope they have literally brought out exact (ish) dupes of KKW Beauty, Kylie Cosmetics and a few other brands too and I’m here for it. I mean anything to help a girl afford the closest thing she can get to Kim’s contour is a blessing. Paying $48 on KKW Beauty for a contour kit plus shipping and customs for basically the label is personally crazy to me, so I couldn’t wait to get my hands on Primark’s MUCH cheaper version of the collection, give it a try for myself and share with you my honest opinion, bible.
After the recent bank holiday weekend, it really seemed like summer had finally hit the UK! I am beginning to think I was a little optimistic regarding the weather however for today’s blog post I have something really exciting to share with you!
A few weeks ago the lovely team at All That Jazz were kind enough to send me one of their NEW nail polish sets, *The Caribbean Collection. This has dropped just in time for the summer season and who doesn’t love having amazing nails during the summer?! All That Jazz are an award-winning brand that sells a variety of nail products ranging from glossy bolds, to glitters and metallics. Yes ladies, you heard it. This is a new nail polish brand to me and I have been so excited to test these pretty polishes for you and can now share my thoughts!
If you are a makeup lover like myself, you may have seen the release of Benefit’s latest makeup product– the BADgal BANG mascara. I happened to be having a mooch around Debenhams at the time and treated myself (am I right ladies?) and popped it in my basket! This mascara retails at £21.50 which for me anyway, is quiteee a bit. Butt it was my lucky day and it was on offer at the time! I do find with Benefit that you get what you pay for and their products usually are worth the dollar dollar bills. So in my basket it went. After using it for the past two weeks now, I thought it was about time I shared with you my thoughts! If you are thinking about trying this mascara out, hopefully you will find this helpful to know whether or not you should splurge your pennies on it! View Post
Over the years, I have tried and tested goodness knows how many different concealers from the drugstore and have tried and tried to find one that was my perfect match for my v pale skin, but I just really found myself settling for the ones I found were the closest matches, those being the Maybelline Fit Me Concealer in the shade 10 and you guessed it, Collection Lasting Perfection in the shade ‘Fair’ which oxidises on me (although I know they have recently released some lighter shades!) When Makeup Revolution, which has really upped their game recently which I am totally here for, released The Conceal & Define concealer not so long ago, the beauty community including myself was left shookith.
Not to mention the wide variety of 18 shades Makeup Revolution has released in this concealer which caters for all skin tones from fair to deep, in cool, neutral and warm undertones which I what I like to see (yes Tarte, I’m referring to you hun) it is only £4.00!! Which makes it nice and affordable which is also something I’m always down for. It really is “the concealer for everyone.“
Although I’m sure you will have seen a load of reviews of this concealer floating around, I thought I’d share my thoughts anyway if this would be any use to any of you who are thinking of trying this concealer if you haven’t yet already!
Nowadays, there are tones of eyebrow products out there which makeup brands have released over the recent years and methods of shaping, tinting your eyebrows etc especially the likes of Benefit since brows took over the makeup world and really became a thing when the thin brows were deffos OUT and the arched, filled in brow was in (or what ever you prefer) still to this present day. However, although many various brow products have been released over the years from pencils, to powders and pomades (most of which I have tried) there has never been a product for my brows that I have gotten more excited for than when Maybelline released the ‘Tattoo Brow’ fairly recently which is a peel off semi-permanent tint which claims to tint and last on your brows for 3 dayssss. Now we’re talkin’.
After numerous times being close to adding it to my basket, the other day was finally the day I decided I’d just do it and see if it actually worked. I have now been using this Tattoo Brow for the past week or so, so I could really put it to the test and make a decision on my overall thoughts. I know I’m late to the trend of trying this product out but I thought I’d share my thoughts anyway encase you were or are thinking about giving it a go!