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Full Face of Essence Makeup for Under £20

Full Face of Essence Makeup for Under £20

Splurging on luxury makeup is all well and good, but I do love a bargain. More than that, I love a bargain that delivers. I’d rather spend more cash on something that does the job, but if a cheaper dupe is just as good, why […]

Why Aldi Should Be Your First Stop For Hair & Skincare

Why Aldi Should Be Your First Stop For Hair & Skincare

When you think of supermarket Aldi, you probably think of inexpensive food, foreign sweets and the amazing aisles in the middle full of random products. And cheap wine — because of course. You most likely don’t think of hair and skincare products. Since I started […]

Nottingham Gin Festival

Nottingham Gin Festival

I haven’t many moments where I’ve felt like a ‘proper blogger’, but being given my own lanyard at the Nottingham Gin Festival by personal invitation was definitely one of them! When I first got the email asking me if I’d be interested in attending, I […]

Three Fictional Women I’m Trying to Channel Lately

Three Fictional Women I’m Trying to Channel Lately

I try to be honest on this blog — with myself, and with anyone who bothers to read this thing consistently — so honestly, I’m going through a bit of a rough patch at the moment. From my emotional wellbeing to my mental health, it’s […]

Alternative Makeup with Blue Banana*

Alternative Makeup with Blue Banana*

Like any makeup enthusiast, I have certain conditions. Even though I love makeup as much as I do, there are certain brands, products, and shops that I subconsciously steer clear of — I have my trusted favourites! I also have a selection of go-to looks […]

Just Dough It!

Just Dough It!

I feel like I’ve been a little bit out of sorts with the blogging game recently, so what better kick up the bum is there than an exclusive invitation to a cool restaurant event in my city? Is there anything more ~peak blogger~ than that? […]