beauty

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 […]

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 […]

My Favourite Drugstore Makeup

My Favourite Drugstore Makeup

These days, it doesn’t matter whether you spend £20 or £2000 on makeup; whatever your budget, you can have a perfectly made-up face full of high quality products — if you choose wisely! I’m a big advocate for drugstore makeup given my budget. I’ve tried multiple […]

My Favourite February Blog Posts

My Favourite February Blog Posts

One of my goals for February was to publish more blog posts — twice a week, I think it was. HA! It’s safe to say I wasn’t feeling very inspired this month, or at least not very motivated. On the other hand, I have done […]

The Ordinary Coverage Foundation

The Ordinary Coverage Foundation

The quest to find my perfect foundation continues. I’ve tried so many different brands and formulas and still haven’t found one that performs the way I want it to. This time under the spotlight: The Ordinary’s full coverage formula. I’ve heard a lot about this […]