MONTHLY WRAP UP + BEST OF SEPT/OCT 2017

I missed last month's wrap-up because I felt like nothing actually happened and I sort-of feel like that this month as well, but I couldn't miss two months in a row! These posts give me a chance to chat with you properly rather than focus on something specific (like a product review, for example) and … Continue reading MONTHLY WRAP UP + BEST OF SEPT/OCT 2017

BEAUTY FAVOURITES – ONE YEAR ON

I do Beauty Favourites posts every month and so I thought it might be interesting to look back on the Faves from a whole year ago and see how many products are still my favourites, and how many... well, aren't. These are the products from September, October and November 2016! If you enjoy this type of post, … Continue reading BEAUTY FAVOURITES – ONE YEAR ON

BEAUTY FAVOURITES – OCTOBER ’17

Sometimes I find it easy to pick out a bunch of products I've been loving in the previous month. This month was not one of those times. Despite testing out quite a lot of new makeup, I haven't really fallen in love with many things that I didn't include in last month's favourites. I have a few … Continue reading BEAUTY FAVOURITES – OCTOBER ’17

MAKEUP REVOLUTION LIFE ON THE DANCE FLOOR PALETTE REVIEW

The four new Makeup Revolution Life on the Dance Floor palettes have been teased on their Instagram for months, with the majority of people assuming it would be a pressed glitter palette. When the first three launched on Superdrug's site and in stores, a few customers were disappointed to see that although the palettes had … Continue reading MAKEUP REVOLUTION LIFE ON THE DANCE FLOOR PALETTE REVIEW

EVERY SINGLE TAMBEAUTY DUPE!

I've talked about TAMBeauty dupes in great detail before, reviewing countless products from one of their brands that take inspiration from other, more high-end products. I thought it would be beneficial to probably quite a few people if I made a list of all of the TAMBeauty dupes in existence - that's from the brands Freedom, Makeup Obsession, Makeup … Continue reading EVERY SINGLE TAMBEAUTY DUPE!

HOW TO WEAR: GLITTER LIPS

Welcome to How To Wear, where I take products a little out-of-the-ordinary and show you how you can wear them every day! Glitter lipstick probably sounds uncomfortable  to apply and a messy makeup choice, but you can easily make the trend into an easy, wearable, fun look! CHOOSING YOUR GLITTER There are lipsticks that contain … Continue reading HOW TO WEAR: GLITTER LIPS

I HEART MAKEUP MINT CHOCOLATE PALETTE REVIEW

At the moment, it feels as if we're back in the old days of the blog, where I'd be reviewing palette after palette and getting rather tired of it all. But new affordable palettes keep on releasing and, me being me... I buy them. The I♥Makeup Mint Chocolate palette is the newest release in the … Continue reading I HEART MAKEUP MINT CHOCOLATE PALETTE REVIEW

MAKEUP DICTIONARY: PRIMING

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! Priming isn't just what you need to do before you paint your … Continue reading MAKEUP DICTIONARY: PRIMING