Wow, it’s been quiet around here for a while, hasn’t it? Apologies if you’ve noticed, and never mind if you haven’t… Well, The Body Shop are the focus of this post, since I had an epic haul from them on Friday. Mostly because they had on a 3-for-2 on their makeup, a double points day, and a … More Bumper Body Shop Haul
A lot of the make up counters in Boots and Superdrug are offering free sets if you spend over a certain amount. As most of the counters in Boots don’t offer cruelty free make up, my choices were limited. But this offering from Soap & Glory caught my eye. The Beauty-Full House! Spend over £15 … More What’s in the Soap & Glory Free Christmas Gift?
It’s probably happened to you already. You try to create a beautiful eye makeup look, with a range of gorgeous colours, but the end result is muddy and clumsy. What went wrong? Excess powder on the brush has worked its way into every colour, ruining your hard work! Enter the Shadow Switch. Beauty Essentials are … More Is the Beauty Essentials Shadow Switch any good?
I did a mini haul post a couple of weeks back, and I’ve finally put two of the products through their paces! I’m trying to build up my Youtube channel so I’ve created these two videos. Hit subscribe if you want to keep up with future uploads! So is the Body Shop Down to Earth eyeshadow … More Reviews of Body Shop Down to Earth palette & GOSH X-Ceptional Wear foundation
I haven’t done a haul in a while, but after a HUGE ad in the window of The Body Shop caught my eye…I sort of had no choice! Look at all this fabulous booty… It’s not all from The Body Shop, but let’s have a look at what I picked up, shall we? The Body … More Haul from The Body Shop (including free gift!!)
I haven’t really talked about this before on my make up blog, but as a lot of you support independent businesses and like unusual crafts, I thought I’d let you know about my Etsy shop! I’ve been operating IcyHandmade since September 2013, making handmade jewellery and knitwear with a focus on quality goods at the … More Running a 25% sale at my Etsy shop!
If you’ve been reading this blog for any length of time then you’ll know I don’t exactly follow make up trends. Everyone else is reaching for warm eye shades and berry lip colours, and I did this. Basically, I bypassed autumn and went straight to winter. Sorry but I just love that Halsey lipstick by Mac. The … More It’s my face and I’ll wear grey if I want to
A week or so ago I posted about buying the new Sleek ‘On the Horizon’ palette. Naturally I couldn’t wait to get stuck into it, so I came up with three looks in an effort to use a range of the colours. Look 1 – Green and Gold This one was intended to be a combination … More Sleek ‘On the Horizon’ – Yay or Nay?
If you’ve read my blog before you’ll know pink isn’t really a colour you’d associate with me. But up-and-coming beauty brand Glossier encouraged me to put something together involving the colour pink. I know we’re coming into the autumn so the make up world is going mad for berry tones and warm colours, but when did I ever … More An easy way to bring pink into your autumn look
Isn’t it funny how you can wander into a store to find a particular palette – and walk out with two, plus something else you hadn’t planned on buying? I give you the Accidental Superdrug Trip, featuring Sleek, Make Up Revolution and B.! Anyone who’s read this blog before knows I love Make Up Revolution … More Accidental Superdrug Beauty Buys: Make Up Revolution, B. & Sleek