Dark circles and colour correcting…

I teach at a make-up academy a few times a month, and one thing that comes up a lot is colour correcting. There seems to be so much of it about at the moment, especially on certain social media channels!! There is a definitely a time and place for it, the right application can be…

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Skin School – cleansing..

I don’t know about you but my skin is not at its best at the moment; our random weather is taking its toll I think. I’m feeling very dehydrated… I started a little series called Skin School a few posts back, and this seems like a good time to do the next one. I’ve found…

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Ilia Color Block Lipsticks..

Whenever I’m in town near a certain little beauty haven, I always have to pop in and depending on how much time I’ve got, I do some colour swatches!! I’d been reading about the new Color Block Lipsticks from Ilia and really wanted to give them a go, so I went and swatched.. I’ve always…

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Skin School – back to basics..

Happy Autumn! I hope you’re enjoying the new season, it is my favourite time of year. Whatever your thoughts on the nip in the air, the change in weather is a wonderful time to re-evaluate your skin regime. I’ve been doing some lovely make-up consultations over the summer, and one thing I’ve noticed a lot…

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Get the look – summer glow..

As I write this it’s raining, but it is such a nice break from the sweltering heat we’ve had (yes I’ve been the one moaning through it all!! Sunshine is obviously nice, but within reason please!!) Just because it is raining however, it doesn’t mean you have to lose your summer glow. We cheated a…

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