BEAUTY FAVOURITES – JULY ’17

It's that time of the month again (no, not that time-of-the-month) where I talk about the makeup and skincare products I've been loving over the last four weeks. I actually skipped June's favourites, which means I have loads to talk about this month! If you'd like to see what my Worsts are this month, I'll be posting … Continue reading BEAUTY FAVOURITES – JULY ’17

THE EVOLUTION OF SELFIE CULTURE

Selfies have been around since the first humans drew themselves on cave walls, developing into portraits, digital photos and front-facing camera snaps as the years went on. The term 'Selfie' first appeared on Flikr in 2004, but didn't really reach public consciousness until almost a decade later in late 2012-2013 (it was even added to … Continue reading THE EVOLUTION OF SELFIE CULTURE

LOVE ME BEAUTY UNBOXING – JULY ’17

This is the second month that I've received Love Me Beauty and already I'm considering cancelling my subscription. Not because I don't think it's good value (it is), but because the Edit we choose from each month doesn't seem to be updated with many products each month. Last month saw EcoTools and skincare, and this … Continue reading LOVE ME BEAUTY UNBOXING – JULY ’17

MAKEUP DICTIONARY: BAKING

Makeup application jargon can sometimes sound so technical that you end up confused whether it's an actual makeup term or something that's been made up to just sound intriguing. This series on hollifeblog focuses on defining these terms in the simplest of ways! Baking. Something your Nan does with flour, right? Well, in the context … Continue reading MAKEUP DICTIONARY: BAKING

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX – JULY ’17

(If you haven't seen my video unboxing, you should probably go and watch that, because it's brilliant, honestly.) [links are affiliated] LookFantastic has never let me down. I'm always happy with my box each month, even if there's a product or two that I won't be able to use, or I wouldn't have picked up … Continue reading LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX – JULY ’17

BULLET JOURNAL PERFECTIONISM & MY SETUP

It's been approximately 6 months since I last had a bullet journal, temporarily converting to a Happy Planner instead. Although the Happy Planner was meant to last the entire year, I found myself not using it and pining for my old 'pen and paper' style of planning. There's something simplistic and satisfying about drawing out … Continue reading BULLET JOURNAL PERFECTIONISM & MY SETUP