Models own haul

During a recent shopping trip to Westfield Stratford shopping centre in London, the vibrant and colourful Models own makeup store caught my eye. I hadn’t previously used any of the Models own range before but couldn’t resist a splurge. Check out my buys below…. Lix matte liquid lipstick, Berry cool Lix lip gloss, Bouquet  Luxestick velvet lipstick,…

NYE Beauty haul

  So I am pretty much all set for tomorrows’ New years celebrations. But there’s always something I forget and need to panic buy the day before….or at least that’s the excuse I use. My outfit for the celebrations is Navy and I’m torn between having a smokey Navy liner or a full smokey look?…

NYX Perfect Red Christmas look

If like me you have left your Christmas planning to last minute. This quick and easy look will definitely speed things up tomorrow, whilst still having a touch of glam. To keep this look hassle free I used the lipstick also as a blusher. The remaining items used besides base are pictured below. I chose to just add Mascara,…

NYX Lippies Haul!

Ok so its 2 days before Christmas….. and yes I am still shopping for myself! *shakes head* But I just couldn’t resist these NYX goodies from Boots. Plus I needed a good lippy for Christmas so I thought I would get 9?! Logical right.   Either way I cant wait to wear them. Items and…

Today’s look: Ariana Hair & glossy lips

  Hair– Sensationnel Halfwig Lorena in colour 2. This colour blends really well with my natural hair colour and this particular halfwig is a favourite of mine as its so versatile. Make up Primer: Illamasqua Matte Veil Foundation: Illamasqua Skin base foundation in 17 Concealer: Illamasqua Deep 1 Highlight: Illamasqua Gleam in supernatural Blush: Bobbi…

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…

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

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…

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…

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  …