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

LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX – OCTOBER 2017

October's beauty box was all about pampering and relaxing, which is fitting considering the Birthday Edit was September's theme - this box is basically all you need for a hangover! I love a pamper session so I was excited to delve into this month's box and give myself a treat. You can sign up for … Continue reading LOOKFANTASTIC BEAUTY BOX – OCTOBER 2017

PRIMARK BEAUTY & ACCESSORIES HAUL

Another month, another Primark haul. Every time I go into Primark there's new releases filling the shelves, so I went twice this month and managed to grab some really lovely beauty bits and some accessories (as well as clothes and a pair of shoes, but that will be in the haul on YouTube). PS... My Perfect Colour … Continue reading PRIMARK BEAUTY & ACCESSORIES HAUL

HOW TO: COLOUR CORRECT

Colour correcting your skin can look complicated, extensive and a little scary, especially when Instagram videos show people applying all the colours under the rainbow all over the face in intricate patterns and looking flawless at the end of it. But colour correcting doesn't have to be difficult or scary and can make your base … Continue reading HOW TO: COLOUR CORRECT

WHY I LOVE WEIRD MAKEUP TRENDS

If you have Facebook or Instagram, chances are you would have seen some odd or crazy-seeming beauty trends (wavy brows, dick-liner, pom-pom contour to name a few) popping up on your feed, with most people commenting 'What the f&%k?!' or 'Why is this a thing?'. You won't see me commenting either of those things - … Continue reading WHY I LOVE WEIRD MAKEUP TRENDS