Current Makeup Routine: No Makeup Makeup

no makeup makeupSo it’s been a while since I last uploaded a video – or talked about a makeup routine.
I thought it was time to do so, with me loving my current go-to routine so much. It’s got an excessive base, 3 products is a bit much, but it just works. I’d rather not mess with something that works, get me? Along with a bit of sculpting blush and the easiest eye ever *look ma! no eyeshadow!* it’s a shoe-in for running errands or looking that extra bit human with minimal effort….

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an Ode to: Bumble & Bumble Surf Spray

Bumble & Bumble Surf SprayI’m a texture fiend. There I said it!
My hair is fine, and despite the short cut and my own natural curl it lacks that little bit of extra… oomph. While my love for the Oribe Dry Texturising Spray and it’s tousled effect is pretty much as well known as the fact the earth has a moon, sometimes I want something a little different (and not as bank breaking) on such occasions I turn to the Bumble & Bumble Surf Spray. It’s the beach in a spray bottle, just without the sun, sand or jellyfish stings….

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Quick Review: Hourglass Diffused Heat

Hourglass Diffused HeatA little while back I hauled this little fella from Hourglass. I loved the formula of the blushes from the palette, and decided to venture into a slightly different shade range with Diffused Heat. It’s described as a vibrant poppy shade – and it might be, but mine has a very low amount of “heat” in it. Nonetheless I’m very happy with this purchase, let me tell you why….

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Packaging – The Good, The Bad & The Beautiful

good, bad and beautiful packaging.Beauty products – while good pigmentation, formula and colour is important; packaging is kinda king. Packaging makes a product fun to reach for or a nightmare to use, it can make you reach out and try it out on counter just because it looked good. While in like it’s important not to judge a book by its cover in the beauty world? Judge a head. I gathered some of my favourite beautifully packaged products, some that need a serious redesign and those that just work.

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