Tag: youtube

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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How To Increase Blog Traffic by Using Keywords | Monthly Column

We all want to increase blog traffic, right? In this article I am going to show you exactly how you can do just that with the use of some handy keywords. Adding strategic keywords will ensure that people find your posts. It’s an easy way to grow your traffic on autopilot (and for free!). So, you […]

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Get To Know Sangeetha | Featured Blogger Friday

Happy Friday! It appears I have spent the majority of the week wedding planning – it’s so much fun. I even have a little ‘Wedding Ideas’ notebook that comes with me everywhere for those little Eureka moments. How’s your week been? I truly hope you found some useful tips in my ‘5 easy ways to personalise your […]

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Biggest Haul Ever

You know when you get a sudden impulse to go shopping? That “oh, I haven’t splurged in a while” feeling, and before you know it have bought the entire shop? Well, that moment of madness happened to me and over the past week have accumulated rather a lot because of it. So, I thought it would only […]

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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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Pavlova With a Twist – My Come Dine With Me Dessert!

Some of you may be aware (due to my erratic excitement), that I was on the popular television program ‘Come Dine With Me’ not so long ago. If you aren’t aware of the program, the basic jist is that four or five strangers (four in my case), compete for the title of ultimate dinner party host. Over four […]

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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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Get To Know Jessica | Featured Blogger Friday

What a whirlwind of a week. I must apologise for my lack of posts and activity on my blog, but between social events and amazing opportunities I just haven’t had the time. Many of you may know that I got engaged recently (yay!), so when I saw that ‘Say Yes To The Dress UK’, were […]

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Affordable Daytime Spring Makeup Tutorial

Spring has officially sprung. Easter Day began with a rather groggy feeling after I realised I lost a whole one hour of sleep due to the clocks jumping forward. However, a surge of motivation came to me after an incredibly lazy morning filled with chocolate eggs and films. So I decided to have a clear […]

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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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GIVEAWAY | Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Palette *CLOSED*

Happy Wednesday! I’m throwing in a mid-week giveaway as a thank you for all of the support and love I’ve recently received here on Clarina Beauty. Want the chance to win the Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Palette? Just follow the rules below. Another huge congratulations to Kirstens Modern Life, the winner of my last giveaway. She […]

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Get To Know Erin | Featured Blogger Friday

Morning girlies. A huge thank you for all of the love on yesterdays post ‘Top 5 Under £5‘. I was thrilled to share my current favourite cheapies with you. I am always ultra happy to find purse friendly products that actually work well, and I love reading posts on peoples discoveries equally as much. There’s something rather satisfying about […]

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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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Calling All Bloggers!

If you’re a keen blogger then you’ve dropped into the right place. I’m giving you the chance to appear on Clarina Beauty as a featured blogger. Being a featured blogger is a great way of connecting with bloggers, growing your audience, increasing the following on your social media accounts and blog, while also gaining credibility and networking […]

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Dramatic Glam Makeup | Morphe 35o Palette

I promised I’d do a look using the Morphe 35o Palette (read my detailed review) after receiving a few requests. Can we talk about it? It’s the most beautiful palette and I’m yet to use it on camera. Outside of blogging and YouTube, I have not put it down. I’ve created so many looks with it […]

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13 Tips on Starting a Successful YouTube Channel

I have been approached numerous times by bloggers asking for my advice on starting a YouTube channel, especially more recently. A lot of people have been freaking out over making videos, “where do I start?”, “how do you know what people will watch?”, “what if people don’t like me?“. I responded to everyone but I could […]

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Valentines Day To Night Makeup Tutorial | Collab

Is it really approaching that time of the year already? I wanted to create a look for whatever your Valentines Day plans are, so I created something that can be worn during the day and then easily switched up to something more nighttime appropriate. This look does not have to be worn strictly on Valentines […]

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Morphe 35o Palette | Review, Swatches & Dupes

The Morphe 35o Color Nature Glow Eyeshadow Palette (whoa, what a mouthful) is very popular. It’s in such high demand, and as a result is sold out on their official website 90% of the time. It continues to be restocked (but in small quantities it seems), and I was lucky enough to get my hands on one. They’re limiting it to one palette for each […]

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January 2016 Beauty Favourites | Clarina

January has been the dreaded month of pulling myself back into a routine since the Christmas shenanigans. It’s been a month of absolutely zero alcohol; a detox for the body and the mind. Other than my terrible eating and drinking habits, I feel like my skin was tortured during December too, let’s just say I became a […]

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3 Minute Makeup Challenge / Boyfriend Does My Makeup

This is by far the funniest video I’ve made since plunging into the world of YouTube. After much persuasion, my boyfriend agreed to film the ‘3 minute makeup challenge’ together, making it a spin on the original ‘boyfriend does my makeup’ video trend. I supplied John with a handful of brushes and products and all […]

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