The Battle of the Texturizing Sprays: L’Oreal vs Oribe! Who will win?

L'oreal Techniart 60s Babe & Oribe dry texturising sprayI had my hair chopped several months ago and was seeking a product that would give texture and volume to my new shorter choppier do. My hairdresser recommended the L’Oreal Wild Stylers 60s Babe by Techniart Texturizing Spray (*and breathe*) which I bought. In the back of my mind I recalled a product that I had heard about over and over on YouTube, the Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray, so I also bought that! (*In order to review them both for you of course!*) ;-) So let’s compare the 2 products and see which YOU need to buy… Continue reading

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REVIEW – The Ordinary Skincare: How did it perform? Product update…

The Ordinary Skincare Review - hyaluronic acid, niacinamide, advanced retinoid

After a tip-off in September from everyone’s favourite beauty mavern Wayne Goss about a new skincare brand in town that was not only cheap and cheerful but effective too, I jumped online and bought myself a few goodies to test out – see my previous blog post here. I purchased 3 products from The Ordinary: Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% (£5.00, 30ml);  Hyaluronic Acid 2% + B5 (£5.90, 30ml); and Advanced Retinoid 2% (£8.00, 30ml). So now that I have been using them for almost 2 months, what do I think?

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First Impressions of The NARS Sarah Moon Recurring Dare Cheek & Lip Palette

NARS Sarah Moon Recurring Dare Palette

I admit I am a sucker for anything limited edition…ANYTHING! That said, when I saw this delicious new NARS Sarah Moon Recurring Dare palette I knew we were destined to be together! After I swatched it, sniffed it (tell me you don’t do this!), walked around the store thinking about it, bought it, took it home and held it like I would never let it go…I had to ask myself…just who IS Sarah Moon? Continue reading

The Perfect Nail Colour for Autumn? L’Oreal Paris Color Riche A L’huile in Vert Absynthe

L'Oreal Paris Color Riche L'Huile nail polish 666 Vert Absynthe

I only paint my nails on weekends and holidays so I don’t profess to be a nail polish aficionado, but when I do paint them I have super high expectations. Now that the Autumn/Winter season is well and truly upon us I went searching for a nail colour that was ‘just right’ and you know what? I think I found it!  Continue reading

I have a new Vice thanks to Urban Decay!

Urban Decay Vice Lipsticks

Good evening peeps! I have been absent from my blog for rather along time. Life has taken over but don’t fear, my beauty-buying prowess is as healthy as ever! I thought I would ease myself back in with a review of possibly some of my favourite lipsticks ever! Continue reading

Getting my GlamGlow on! A review of the GlamGlow Supermud Clearing Treatment

GlamGlow
I am totally guilty of buying a tonne of face masks and never using them. It was only when I collated my collection that I realised I had a problem I needed to do something about! Continue reading

Review – Charlotte Tilbury Colour Chameleon Smokey Eye Kit: a quick, simple way to create a glamorous eye look

Charlotte Tilbury Colour Chameleon Smokey Eye Kit
The Charlotte Tilbury Colour Chameleon Smokey Eye Pencils are my new favourite go-to eyeshadow pencils for when I want to look glamorous but I don’t want to spend ages doing it. Continue reading