Motd: Purple Matte lip

Today I fancied wearing something bright, so felt my make up should match….well, within reason. *Cue the neon green top and purple matte lip. Products used: Primer: Illamasqua Matte Veil Foundation: Illamasqua Skin base foundation in 17 Concealer: Illamasqua Deep 1 Highlight: Sleek face form in Dark 375 Contour: Mac studio fix in NW58 Blush: Bobbi brown…

Getting organised: My cosmetics tidy up

I am messy… I’m not gonna lie. Shoes, clothes, make up everywhere!! Today I decided to get myself some long awaited cosmetics storage. This should give me no excuse but to stay organised….. Or atleast I hope. I just had some key criteria to abide by. It must, – be see through – be portable…

Beauty mood board: Ice blue

Beauty mood board: Ice blue by aliciamarinah featuring a black sparkle nail polish NARS Cosmetics black sparkle nail polish £13 – beauty.com Ryan Storer swarovski crystal jewellery £605 – modaoperandi.com Laura mercier makeup brush £64 – lordandtaylor.com Anna Sui palette eyeshadow £6.56 – urbanoutfitters.com Aqua makeup £3.61 – nyxcosmetics.com Eye makeup violetgrey.com Follow my blog with Bloglovin

A touch of Pink

  A touch of Pink by aliciamarinah featuring skinny jeans Christian Dior nail polish £18 – macys.com Burberry scarve £285 – farfetch.com Michael Kors leather handbag £515 – shopbop.com MANGO black crop top £23 – mango.com Burberry lips makeup £20 – bloomingdales.com Maybelline eyeshadow maybelline.com Burberry skinny jeans £195 – mytheresa.com Adidas pink shoes selfridges.com

Is there such a thing as too much Colour??

Recently I’ve been wanting to experiment with more colour in my make up looks/creations. However was never fully confident with which colours worked best together. …..Can I put blue with green? ……… Is red on the eyes a good idea? So after some considerable thought and many hours searching online I came across Illamasqua’s make…

VS Inspired Lust list

VS Inspired Lust list by aliciamarinah featuring typography wall art   Narciso Rodriguez heart perfume £69 – beautybar.com Essie pastel nail polish £5.61 – belk.com Christian Dior transparent glasses £285 – barneys.com Casetify apple iphone case £26 – casetify.com Mac cosmetic £11 – macys.com Agent Provocateur robe £365 – agentprovocateur.com Calvin Klein Underwear black lingerie bloomingdales.com Victoria’s Secret socks £19 – victoriassecret.com Americanflat typography wall art £46 – kohls.com Tri-Coastal Design…

Hair & Beauty haul

One thing I miss whilst travelling is the vast number of black Hair & Beauty shops on offer in London  …..  So when I’m home I cannot walk by without grabbing some “essential” and impulse buys. Here is  what I picked up today… Sensationnel: Instant weave/ half wig (Lorena) colour 2 ORS Olive Oil: Incredibly rich moisturizing hair lotion…

I ♡ oxblood!

  I ♡ oxblood! by aliciamarinah featuring fall trees Givenchy satchel handbag £1,160 – saksfifthavenue.com Topshop shirt dress £50 – topshop.com Tamara Mellon black boots mytheresa.com Fall tree etsy.com

All Black Everything: Make up Look

  Products used Primer: Illamasqua Matte Veil Foundation: BareMinerals original in Golden Dark Concealer: Illamasqua Deep 1 Highlight: Illamasqua Gleam Supernatural Contour: Mac studio fix in NW58 Eyeshadows: Kiko Black 180 & Mac One to watch Eyeliner: Seventeen Twist Waterproof in 02 Black Eyebrows: Aveda eyeshadow in Brown velvet Lashes: Primark Lipstick: Illamasqua Pristine  …

London nights : Winter edition

  London nights : Winter edition by aliciamarinah featuring a knee length pencil skirt Black haircare kokocouture.co.uk Opi nail care nelly.com Burberry chain shoulder bag £550 – saksfifthavenue.com Topshop marble print shirt £56 – topshop.com Bobbi brown cosmetic £24 – lordandtaylor.com Charlotte Tilbury red lip makeup £21 – bergdorfgoodman.com Ilia lipstick £16 – spiritbeautylounge.com Illamasqua darkness false eyelash illamasqua.com Dorothy Perkins knee length pencil skirt…

9 Months on the Greek Island of Crete

  This year I have been fortunate enough to spend 9 months living on the Greek island of Crete. This island is stunning and life on the island is quite an eye-opening experience.  I stayed in a small village called Alcala; in which aside from a number of large hotels was pretty remote and mainly…

My Christmas Wishlist

My Christmas Wishlist by alicia-husbands featuring leather shoes Valentino rose perfume selfridges.com Thomas Sabo pendant £52 – vestiairecollective.com Bobbi Brown Cosmetics lips makeup £18 – macys.com Red lip liner £1.98 – bhcosmetics.com Roberta Grey Loungewear Set misspap.co.uk Christian Louboutin leather shoes net-a-porter.com Adidas Originals white sneaker £51 – stylebop.com