Beauty, Makeup, Product Reviews

Mermaids vs Unicorns Make-up Palette – Makeup Revolution

So  I woke up one Sunday and decided that it was reasonable to put on a full face of make-up (including lashes) to go and visit my friend and her family…

Not sure it was my best decision as her nephew asked why “all that stuff” was on my face… after contemplating explaining to him that it increased my confidence and psychologically made me feel better about myself, I decided that at 4 simple was best and told him it was face paint, which he automatically accepted.

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Beauty, Nail Art

Christmas Nail Art 1 – Santa and Elf inspired nails

A while ago I did a course in nail art through a “learn at home” provider. I thoroughly enjoyed the course and I like to decorate my nails for special occasions/ holidays etc.

Laura also likes my nail art so this Christmas I designed us both a set of nail art designs for the whole hand; taking inspiration from designs I found on Pinterest and adapting them for these sets.

To achieve the more complex designs can take time and it is challenging to get all the nails to look the same when doing hand designs. With that in mind I decided a basic glitter ombre effect nail would be best for most of the nails and to have just a couple of them with more complex designs.

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Beauty, Makeup, Passing Judgement, Product Reviews

Makeup Revolution – Salvation Velvet Lacquer

My cousin recently told me about a brand of make-up I had never heard of before and 1 week later, I’m in love with it!

Makeup Revolution is a relatively new brand available in Superdrug and on-line. It’s main goal seems to be to provide affordable make-up that is the same style as the high end brands. To that end it has several dupes in it’s product range that are similar to brands such as Mac, Nars and Anastasia Beverly Hills.

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