Tag: clarina

5 Simple Steps That Made My Blog Grow

Blogging is a tough world. I get it. It’s incredibly hard to get noticed, full of long hours, and let’s face it, watching absolutely zilch happen to your stats is frustrating. I’ve recently been making a conscious effort to improve my stats and make my blog grow. Some changes have done sod all, niente, nothing – but others have truly worked. So, I’m here to help as many bloggers out by sharing what actually made my blog grow.

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eBay Bargains | Makeup Storage

I’m an absolute sucker for trawling around eBay, hoping to discover hidden gems that come in way below retail price. I’m constantly on the hunt for new makeup & beauty storage items for my ever-growing stash; little pieces that just make my collection that little more pretty, as well as practical. So, I felt it very necessary to share my most purse friendly makeup storage finds with you. In fact, they’re all under a fiver!

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Get To Know Jessica | Featured Blogger Friday

Happy Friday! Thank you sooo much for watching my latest YouTube video ‘Biggest Haul Ever‘, I feel I don’t need to explain this one much further? Other than this quite literally was the biggest haul I’ve ever bought, let alone filmed. If you’re like me and your guilty pleasure is watching people waffle on about their purchases, […]

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Get To Know Hannah | Featured Blogger Friday

Happy Friday! I must squeeze in a big thank you for reading my mid-week post ‘How to create a DIY photo booth for you blog photographs‘. If you’re looking for a budget friendly way to achieve incredibly professional snaps, have a read – you’ll love it. This week I’m so excited to introduce the ever so […]

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Get To Know Anais | Featured Blogger Friday

Welcome to this Friday’s Featured Blogger post, are you sitting comfortably? Firstly a giant virtual hug for reading yesterday’s monthly column post, ‘5 tips for writing a killer blog post title‘. Writing a good, strong post title is often massively overlooked, purely for the reason that people believe anything will do, and that it doesn’t matter. So, […]

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March Empties | Clarina

Afternoon ladies. Good news! The video I waited 14 hours to upload has finally been successful. Instead of my usual ‘monthly favourites’ video, I decided to switch things up a bit and go through a few empties I’ve accumulated over the last few weeks instead. After all, empties videos are one of my favourites to watch […]

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Best Skincare Products for Oily & Spot Prone Skin

I have tackled my incredibly oily and blemish prone skin for years, and as a result have made my way through countless products that have promised “clear skin” and “no more acne”. Very few, however, actually worked out for me. I’d often still wake up with a juicy new spot, and oil would continue to seep through my skin […]

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15 Things You Should Do Before Hitting Publish (& Free Checklist!)

Blogging can be overwhelming, and with loads to think about, it’s easy to forget the little details that can sometimes make all the difference. I’ve gathered together a list of everything I think should be done before you hit ‘publish’. Stuff that’s really going to help your post be read, loved and shared. Download my checklist (see end of post) to make it super easy for you to remember what exactly you need to do before publishing your blog post!

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Disappointing Products | Clarina

As a beauty blogger, there’s nothing more that I love than experimenting with new products – but it isn’t always rainbows and fairies. I often concentrate on reviewing products I love, so I thought i’d change it up a bit and talk about some products that just haven’t worked out for me. I occasionally purchase […]

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16 Common Blogger Mistakes To Avoid in 2016

As a blogger, it takes time to build up your page and turn it into something you’re really proud of. This journey comes with a few bumps along the way that admittedly I’ve been through – we wouldn’t be human if we didn’t make mistakes. I thought I’d write a post on easy and common blogging mistakes to […]

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5 Tips to Speed Up Your Blog Writing Time

Let’s face it, we’ll all procrastinators sometimes. And when it comes to sitting down and writing a blog post, it’s easy get very distracted very quickly. I often find myself doing things that could be temporarily ignored such as answering the phone or responding to Facebook messages. And, fewer distractions often mean more free time. So, I’ve […]

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How To Take & Edit Your Blog Photographs | Blog Advice

It’s time for a brand spanking new piece of blog advice. Are you ready? But first onto a more important matter – dry January is over. I have officially been cleansed and detoxed; but could someone please pass me a large glass of white Chardonnay?  I’ve recently had a lot of comments on the quality of […]

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Splurge vs Steal | Battle of the Primers

As a beauty blogger, it’s my duty to report straight back to you if I find a beauty bargain, possible dupe or something that’s just bloody brilliant. As part of my new ‘Splurge vs Steal’ series, I’m kick starting it with a possible dupe I found not so long ago. You all know I love to use […]

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Too Faced Chocolate Bar Palette | Review

I promised a full review of the Too Faced Chocolate Bar Palette based on my most recent tutorial, so bam. Here you go. I had my eye on the Too Faced palettes for a while, but I took the plunge and bought the most popular of them all, a little Christmas treat to myself. And […]

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The Perfect Match | Origins GinZing Moisturiser & Eye Cream

Have you ever found two products that work so perfectly together you can’t live without either? Or can’t use the other without it? I purchased the Origins GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream since having my eye on it (pardon the pun) for so long. Shortly afterwards, I bought the Origins GinZing Energy Boosting Moisturiser in a […]

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