Tag: oily

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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NYX Cosmetics HD Studio Finishing Powder

Oily gals listen up, I’ve found a cure. I stumbled across this powder from NYX Cosmetics under ‘recommended products’ somewhere unknown on the Boots website, and people are absolutely raving about it. This little pot of goodness has become my new favourite, and has wiped my Smashbox powder well and truly out of the picture. […]

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My Haircare Routine | How I Care For My Hair

I received the most lovely request in my email inbox a couple of weeks ago to write a post discussing everything I do to care for my hair; my routine, what products I like to use, how I grow it etc. etc. – a huge compliment considering I’m very lazy when it comes to hair. […]

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Most Loved Moisturiser

I trust you all had a lovely and well deserved Easter weekend break. Mine was of course filled with chocolate eggs and not one, not two, but three roast dinners – blimey. I crawled back to the office today, still feeling completely full, along with a food baby, and reality hit me once again. However, […]

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The Flawless Drugstore Base | Oily Skin

Cast yourselves back to my ‘How To Achieve A Flawless Base‘ video. You may have noticed that I used a few pricey products to create my typical daytime face. This routine is something I did most days, so as a result, I was getting through some rather luxurious products more quickly than I would have […]

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10 Reasons Why I Love Coconut Oil | Beauty

Good afternoon lovelies. This is my usual product of the week post but with a fruity twist. I wanted to include this product in my September Beauty Favourites, but I quickly realised that I have so much I want to say about it, so I am dedicating a whole post completely to why I love Coconut […]

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How To Deep Clean Your Makeup Brushes | Beauty Explained

Hey everyone! Cleaning our makeup brushes is one of those tasks that we all hate doing but we know that we should. There are a constant flow of ‘How I Clean My Makeup Brushes’ posts & videos flying around and I love seeing how people clean their brushes – but there are so many different […]

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Product of the Week | Clinique Sonic System Purifying Cleansing Brush

It’s that time of the week again! I was very naughty and missed last week, due to life. Today I am talking all about the Clinique Sonic System Purifying Cleansing Brush because I have been obsessed recently – and yes, I am classing that as a product, because it’s been a skin changer for me. The […]

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How To Achieve a Flawless Matte Base | Oily Skin

I am so excited for this video because it’s so bloody satisfying to watch! This video is for the oily skinned people, as blessed and cursed that we are. I have spent far too long walking around like a greasy monster so today I am passing over all of my advice on how you can achieve a […]

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Clinique Stay-Matte Oil-Free Makeup | Rubbish or Repurchase?!

Hey everyone! Today I filmed a first impressions and review video for you, based on the Clinique Stay-Matte Oil-Free Makeup. I had never used or opened this product prior to filming. Read on and watch the video to see all of the details and for the final verdict! THE DETAILS: Suitable for skin types: Oily […]

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Summer Makeup for Blue or Green Eyes | Tutorial

Today I filmed a new makeup tutorial inspired by Summer. This look uses a lot of shimmery eyeshadow shades and warm ambers, perfect for people with blue or green coloured eyes because it will really make your eyes pop. This look was based around my Makeup Geek shadows including Peach Smoothie and Purely Naked and […]

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Smashbox Photo Set Finishing Powder | Rubbish or Repurchase?!

Smashbox Photo Set Finishing Powder – £19 I purchased this powder from Boots a few weeks ago as part of a haul (you can view that here). This was an impulse buy but i’d seen translucent powders floating around the internet and shops and I’d been eager to buy one. I’ve used this in a […]

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NEW Makeup Geek Foiled Shadows | Tutorial

My new Makeup Geek Foiled Eyeshadows arrived last week and I have not put them down since. They are so pigmented and creamy it’s insane. Yesterday I did a tutorial using the turquoise shade Pegasus and the champagne shade Starry Eyed.   Pegasus and Starry Eyed – $9.99 each All of Makeup Geeks Foiled Shadows […]

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How To Control Your Oily Skin on the Cheap

I’ve always battled with oily skin – I feel like i’ve tried everything and finally I’ve noticed a huge difference in my skin, for the better. People who are prone to oily skin most often notice the problem on their faces because the sebaceous glands, which produce oil, are larger and more concentrated there. I have suffered […]

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