A couple of weeks ago, I had the wonderful opportunity to attend a Professional Makeup Masterclass with Charlotte Tilbury. As part of the aftercare service from Make Up London Academy, I got the opportunity to meet other make up artists who are just as enthusiastic about the power of makeup and transformation. Set in the heart of London, the Professional Makeup Masterclass was held in Charlotte Tilbury’s beauty … Continue reading Charlotte Tilbury’s Beauty Boudoir
One of my most frustrating issues within the world of cosmetics is the lack of a nude colour for women of colour. Traditionally, a nude colour is a pastel, dusky pink colour. It is normally described as flesh-toned. This is obviously the case if you have caucasian skin, however, this particular ‘nude’ isn’t universally appropriate for all skin types. What nude is and what it … Continue reading The Perfect Nude…
The beginning of every make up routine should always include one key cosmetic product; THE PRIMER. This should be undoubtedly the foundation of any girl’s routine regardless of whether it is just a simple look or a full face make up look. The primer gives your foundation a smooth base upon which to apply the rest of your makeup. There are several types of primers … Continue reading Avon-Garde: Prime Position…
Hello Everyone, It’s Day 23 and I get the chance to share with you my go to products. Things I most certainly need and have to have in my life on a daily basis. Rather than list all of these I have whittled it down to just a handful of things that I thought needed special mention. So here goes… Foundations: When it comes to … Continue reading Beauty: My Go-To Products
A little late, but finally here is my Day 9 challenge upload … and it’s a what’s in my handbag post. Wouldn’t you all love to know…. Well first I guess I have to tell you where my handbag is from… I bought my bag after an intense search both online and in-store. After much mulling and I walked into Topshop and immediately fell in … Continue reading Beauty: What’s in my Handbag?
Last month I introduced you to Avon, and following some raving reviews and your lovely feedback on their products, I am simply hooked. If there is one way of making a statement with your makeup it is definitely going to be with your lips! That happens to be my favourite part of my makeup routine. Honestly, it makes the world of a difference and definitely … Continue reading Beauty: Luxe Lips
You might be thinking that I’ve stupidly spelt this wrong, but I am in my right mind and yes, it is avant-garde… but it’s just the sheer excitement that comes with some ground breaking products that Avon have just launched. Everyone knows someone that sells Avon products, but weirdly some of us opt for the high street or high end brands online. Maybe it is … Continue reading Avon-Garde