Review and Swatches: Sleek Mardi Gras Lip4 Palette

As you know I’m a purple lip lover so when I spotted the Mardi Gras Sleek lip palette I only had eyes for the gorgeous mesmerising purple (Rio). I would never have chosen the rest of the colours but have ended up being very pleasantly surprised when I’ve worn them recently as part of #100lippydays.  As you can see from the picture above, the swatches shown … Continue reading Review and Swatches: Sleek Mardi Gras Lip4 Palette

#100LippyDays and Spending Ban Update

Well I’ve managed to get through the whole of July without one single beauty purchase. Big pat on the back to me. Seriously it’s a big achievement not to have sneaked a teeny little purchase in. I’m enjoying rediscovering prior purchases and my consumer lust is abating so the spending ban is working. On the #100lippydays front I’ve managed to use a different lip product from my … Continue reading #100LippyDays and Spending Ban Update

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