I don’t really want to get negative as there’s so much negativity on the internet and I wanted Wicked North to be a positive place…but sometimes you just have to speak out. One of the things that’s massively annoying me at the moment are the so-called “rules” of make up. You know the sort – … More The Rules of Make Up
I’m often like a giddy child when any package arrives in the post, but especially when I know it contains make up! I won the recent Make Up Revolution giveaway by the very lovely HollyPop, and the goodies arrived today! (Go and follow her blog, she’s absolutely awesome) The package contained; Hot Smoked Palette Essential … More Big Box of Make Up Revolution
I popped into TK Maxx yesterday after spotting on someone’s blog that they had in some single Illamasqua eye shadows. The big branch in town didn’t, but I did still manage to pick up two new items! Real Techniques Base Brush First up was this Real Techniques base brush. They’re normally £11.99 and this was … More First Impressions – Cargo Cosmetics
I was at a Halloween rock night on Saturday, so I went as a Lady Beetlejuice. Because the costume speaks for itself (all black and white stripes), I was a bit more free to go nuts with the make up, so this is what I came up with! Face Revlon PhotoReady Prime + Anti-Shine … More Female Beetlejuice for Halloween!
I popped into my local Superdrug on Tuesday and was pleasantly surprised to see that they’ve started stocking Make Up Revolution! It’s nowhere near the full line but it’s nice to be able to look at the eye palettes in particular before purchase, and I got my eye on the lip products. Unfortunately they’d sold … More [Review] Make Up Revolution Black Heart
I’ve often admired Make Up Geek eye shadows from afar, but the fact they’re not readily available in UK stores has always put me off. With the release of their new duochrome eye shadow pans, I finally decided to take the plunge – besides, the exchange rate worked in my favour so each $6 shadow … More New Make Up Geek Haul
I went to see a screening of Verdi’s Il Trovatore at the Tyneside Cinema this evening, beamed live from the Metropolitan Opera in New York, and came up with this look! Face Revlon PhotoReady Prime + Anti-Shine Balm Maybelline Dream Flawless Nude foundation Maybelline Dream Lumi Touch concealer in Ivory Martha Hill Perfect Finish Face … More Dramatic Smoky Eyes