What’s In My Make-up Bag with brownbeautytalk

What’s In My Make-up Bag I am nosey as hell about people’s makeup bag contents. I love perusing  What’s In My Handbag and the What’s In My Make-up Bag section on fab brownbeautytalk.  I was recently featured on said section spilling the beans on the contents of my make-up bag.  WHAT’S IN MY MAKE-UP BAG If you would like to take a closer peek at the contents of … Continue reading What’s In My Make-up Bag with brownbeautytalk

Budget Beauty: Nivea Lip Butter Review

Cold weather can be brutal on dry skin and lips particularly suffer. Over the winter I tried various drugstore lip balms including the much hyped Babylips (please someone put them in the corner) and the best by far has been the Nivea Lip Butters. Nivea Lip Butter doesn’t just sit on the lips, it sinks in to leave them soft and doesn’t require constant reapplication. In the interests of … Continue reading Budget Beauty: Nivea Lip Butter Review

Review and Swatches: Revlon ColorBurst Matte Balm

I promised a review of the Revlon ColorBurst Matte Balm in Shameless that was one of my perfect purples so here it is: I’m not a fan of chubby sticks and their ilk. They remind me too much of crayola and much as I liked that in nursery, I do prefer my makeup to be a bit more glam looking. For bold colours, I prefer a … Continue reading Review and Swatches: Revlon ColorBurst Matte Balm

Boots Botanics Hot Cloth Cleansing Balm

Natural Beauty: Boots Botanics 97% Organic Hot Cloth Cleansing Balm Review

Despite the fact I have enough cleansers to last me a small dog’s lifetime, winter makes me yearn for a cleansing balm. Eve Lom was the first balm cleanser I ever used and I still think it’s a great cleanser but I find it hard to justify buying it all the time when there are equally effective products for a fraction of the price. A recommendation … Continue reading Natural Beauty: Boots Botanics 97% Organic Hot Cloth Cleansing Balm Review