Going matte

    Matte eye makeup

    Usually, I’m and all out bronze/taupe/generally neutral shimmer kind of girl when it comes to eyeshadow. I guess it’s because that’s what makes up most of the palettes and single shadows that I have, and it’s also what I’m comfortable with. Recently though I’ve been experimenting with some matte shadows, and I’ve found a ‘look’ that I rather like. When I was digging around in my shadow stash trying to find something to use a few weekends ago and I…

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  • Nail polish shades for summer

    Shades for summer

    As we might actually be experiencing¬†‘summer’ in the UK right now I thought it was the perfect time to tell you what I’ve been painting on my fingernails. I don’t usually…

  • Super tasty chocolate chip cookie recipe

    Super tasty chocolate chip cookies

    Every now and then I need a good food treat. Mostly I’d turn to something savoury, I’m a massive nacho fan, but last week I decided to make something sweet. I’d…

  • Bedside beauty favourites

    Bedside beauty favourites

    I’m sure we all have bits and bobs that we like to keep next to us while we snore or rest our pasta filled stomachs, and these are a few of…

  • You Beauty Box July

    You Beauty Box July

    A new month means a new You Beauty Box, and July’s box is fairly impressive. They’ve just introduced an option to upgrade from getting 2 products of your choice for ¬£6.95…

  • A fitness thing: gym tales

    A fitness thing: gym tales

    If you’d have told me a year ago that I’d be going to the gym three times a week I would have laughed in your face. The idea of mass sweating…