Hi everyone! I'm back with a lip lacquer review. Yes, they're still my jam. No, this doesn't tick all my boxes, but it comes pretty close. The Maybelline Vivid Hot Lip Lacquer retails for £6.99 in local beauty stores and is available in all sorts of shades from nudes to deep vamps. As I've been… Continue reading Review: Maybelline Vivid Hot Lacquer in Unreal
Do you remember when MAC's Velvet Teddy was the craze? It sort of still is, but nowhere near as much as it was a few years ago. Since then, a number of dupes have emerged for it. I wasn't sure whether the shade would suit me so it made more sense for me to find… Continue reading Battle of the Supposed Velvet Teddy Dupes: Wet n’ Wild Bare It All vs Maybelline Clay Crush
Hi everyone! Now that I'm in the second month of this no-buy challenge it feels much more exciting and doable. The idea was for these rotation posts to go out at the beginning of the month but in the end, they're going out at the end of the month. It might be better that way… Continue reading Lipsticks in Rotation February 2018
I don't know about you, but I'm really enjoying this unintentional 'Makeup and Chatter' series. I get to talk about a good day with nice memories at a place I haven't been to before, as well as share a makeup look. Oftentimes posts with only the former don't do so well but I really do enjoy… Continue reading [Makeup and Chatter] Lunch at The Botanist
Hi everyone! In order to help me along with my goal of not buying any lipsticks this year, I, of course, have to shop my own stash a little. I wanted to wear more of the lipsticks down below and for some of them, also figure out if I like them enough against my other… Continue reading Lipsticks in Rotation – January 2018
Hi everyone! My exams are hot on my heels and I feel as if the blog has been feeling a little stale recently, so despite all this stress on the horizon I have decided to take an hour or two just to finally put out some posts that just needed a finished write up and get into… Continue reading Brief Review: Maybelline Creamy Matte Lipsticks
Now that it's the new year, I have been meaning to destash a few of my lip and eye products. I now own over forty and whilst I'd love to grow the collection a bit more, the fact is that I actually wear lipstick a lot less (now I'm at home revising this year instead… Continue reading Lipstick Clearing!