Most if not all of the tips I’ve picked up came from this blog. Some definite game changers for me:
Using coconut oil as makeup remover.
Peach coloured undereye concealer, which works wonders for […]

Urban Decay edges out MAC, due to the number of their palettes that I own. There are brands that dominate specific products:
Eyeshadows-Urban Decay
Eyeliners-Urban Decay
All other […]

Coral or orange lipstick looks hideous on me, regardless of the shade. I can do orange nails and orange eye shadow, but can’t put that shade anywhere near my mouth.

I do this all the time. I got so frustrated once trying to line my eyes that I snapped the brush in half. I still have it and use it!

Most of my brushes get modified as soon as I buy them. I cut off part of the […]

I think I know what I’m going to do with my BTM empties…

I keep my lid neutral and use coloured eyeliner to make my eyes pop. My glasses make my eyes look tiny so I do a smokey eye to try and compensate for that. I prefer to wear wire frame glasses rather than thicker […]

Sephora eyeliners, whose pigmentation leaves most brands in the dust, and L’Oreal Infallible eye shadows.

BB Creams and eyelid primers.

Your skin tone/ colouring: NW20
Favorite eyeliner to add a pop of colour: TT Spark of Envy, Sephora Surfer Babe
Favorite long-wearing foundation? Revlon Colorstay, which I wore over 20 years ago. I rarely […]

My Beauty Blender became a cat toy. It still hasn’t tuned up. The replacements I hauled from Sephora are kept out of reach.

MAC Teddy on my lower lash line. Anything goes when it comes to my upper lash line. My most reached for are TT Spark of Envy, UD Rockstar, Sephora Sailor Suit, Sephora Fairytale, MAC Undercurrent, and MAC Petrol Blue.

It’s a tie between Hourglass Mood Exposure in the winter and Mac Hipness in the summer.

Coconut oil. It dissolves EVERYTHING!!

UD Naked 3 palette. I can’t chose a specific colour as they all get used fairly equally.

Fyrinnae Pigmy Hippo lip lustre.

Estée Lauder Violet Underground palette.

I can’t imagine wearing it on its own, but I’ve been playing around with it a bit layering it with pink to make a custom purple. I’ll be spending some more time on that this weekend.

Haul: A small Sephora haul consisting of the Beauty Blender duo with cleaner, Too Faced Melted Metallic lipstick in Violet, Kat Von D lipsticks in Lullaby and Poe.
Weekend plans: Working.
Do you like bold or […]

Haul: UD Show Pony palette from a blog sale and April’s Birchbox, both due to arrive today.
Weekend plans: Housecleaning
What was the last movie you watched?: The last instalment of The Hobbit trilogy.

Light blue pastel eyeshadow circa 1979. It would have been some drug store brand.

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