Tag: tutorial

Borderlands 2 Maya the Siren Make Up Using Espionage Cosmetics and Illamasqua

I’ve been wanting to recreate a Borderlands make up look for ages and just haven’t gotten around to it. So pleased that I did this, I filmed the whole thing on Periscope too if you’re quick you can rewatch the shambles! There was going to be a YouTube video of this but my camera packed in less than half way through *face palm* I told you technology is against me when it comes to YouTube! Anyway, find out what’s going on in this pic by reading on.borderlands 2 maya the siren inspired make up using espionage cosmetics borderlands collection, illamasqua morale blush and vendetta lipstick. Cosplay inspiration and cell shading attempts by Jayne Kitsch.

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Hair Up Do by Marc Coates with Bumble and Bumble at Boots Press Day

Ok, so that was like the longest blog post title ever. Hopefully, this post does what it says on the tin! Ok, so yesterday I headed to the Boots Give it a Go press day with blogger chums Gemma from Flutter and Sparkle and Fei from Peonies and Lilies. Part of the event featured a […]

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My First Experience with ghd Straighteners

Yes, that’s right. I’ve never owned a pair of ghd’s in my life, mainly because I’m crap at hairstyling. I’ve always had the same hair style pretty much and tend to just wash my hair and let it dry naturally and that’s that. I can do plaits and buns and a few other up dos, […]

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MUA Nail Constellations in Libra

Ok, so these little beauties are quite possibly the most exciting new high street launch that we’ve had in a long time! We all liked the look of the caviar manicure when Ciate launched their kits earlier in the year, but not many of us were willing to shell out for the hefty price tag. […]

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Skin Art Glitter Temporary Tattoos

I was so excited to see that temporary tattoos are making a comeback, many of us remember them as freebies with magazines like Shout, Mizz and Girl Talk in the 90s. I’ve been trying out both the glitter tattoos and traditional temporary tattoos this week and have surprised myself at how much I’ve loved them. […]

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Make Up Tips: Perfect Brows

Brows are one of my favourite things when it comes to make up, it’s one of the things that I just have to do when applying make up. Being fair, if I don’t fill in my brows they are hardly noticeable. I love the vintage make up look too, so it’s always about brows. At […]

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Make Up Tips: Colour Correction

After last week’s wonderful make up masterclasses, I’ve given some of the tips I learnt a try at home and thought I’d bring them to you in a series of posts so that you can learn something new too. My first tip comes from the Illamasqua Make Up Lesson on Saturday. Claire of Illamasqua recommended […]

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New Hair Colour Remover Tutorial Video

Check me out in this video with hair expert, Scott Cornwall. Modelling a brand new hair colour remover created in collaboration with Scott Cornwall. It launches on Monday along with a selection of other colour correction and enhancement products. I won’t say much more, because you can find out the full story in this video! […]

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The Perfect Winged Eyeliner Trick

Eyeliner flicks have always been a favourite make up look of mine, I find it a great way to subtly experiment with colour and  a very elegant, sophisticated look with the all important element of vintage glamour. I’ve always struggled to get them even and the right shape, so when I stumbled upon Heyday Honey’s […]

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Half Moon Manicure: Illamasqua Faux Pas with Barry M Foil Effects Silver

Ok, so a few weeks ago I managed a classic, vintage half moon manicure in red, using Illamasqua Throb. I loved it and it was fairly easy once I knew how. So yesterday, I decided to experiment with a different colour combination, and what better combination than my two most recent nail polish purchases: Illamasqua […]

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