We all know that the TAMBeauty crew have duped a lot of brands, especially Too Faced (check out the Chocolate Bar range and the Blushing Hearts by I♥Makeup). So imagine my surprise when I saw some very familiar packaging appearing on TrendMood... The golden drips aren't something that Too Faced have incorporated into any of their palettes before, which … Continue reading DID TOO FACED DUPE MAKEUP REVOLUTION?
The online market (and even the physical one) is saturated with counterfeit, also known as fake, makeup, promising the look of the real, high-end product for a fraction of the price. The drugstores are jam-packed full of dupe products that promise a similar shade, formula or packaging of high-end products for - yep, you guessed … Continue reading MAKEUP DUPES AND FAKES: IS ONE BETTER THAN THE OTHER?
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! The classic red lipstick is a timeless, key piece of anyone's makeup bag and can turn an everyday makeup look into a powerful statement of confidence. But red can be quite a scary … Continue reading HOW TO WEAR: CLASSIC RED LIPSTICK
I think we've all picked up a new mascara just for the interesting wand at some point in our lives. Mascaras are constantly being released that promise to have the world's first whatever wand, that can transform your eye-hairs into the fluttery, voluminous thick lashes you've always wanted [side note: 'eye-hairs' is probably the weirdest way to describe eyelashes]. … Continue reading MASCARA WANDS – WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?!
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! Contouring is something that Kim Kardashian-West most likely takes sole credit for, … Continue reading MAKEUP DICTIONARY: CONTOURING
I have a wishlist purely for makeup that encompasses many sides of A5 in my bullet journal, but the most coveted items on there are the eyeshadow palettes. I'm not sure why palettes entice me so much (especially because I never get to use most of mine) but a palette with the perfect colours can … Continue reading MY EYESHADOW PALETTE WISHLIST
There's been a lot of controversy with high-street brands duping high-end brands (*cough* Makeup Revolution *cough*) and the internet seems to have been overtaken with fake makeup - fake Kylie lipkits, Huda Beauty palettes, even Colourpop; I could go on - so I thought I'd do a PSA video about fake makeup and dupes. What's … Continue reading DUPES VS FAKE MAKEUP
The sun is shining (well, sometimes) and we still have at least a month of summer left - if you can call this cloudiness summer - so dewy skin is very much high on the makeup agenda. Glowy, healthy-looking skin is always on-trend and summer is the perfect time to show off your natural radiance. … Continue reading HOW TO GET INSTAGRAM GLOWY SKIN
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
After my latest declutter (you can watch that here) I thought I would take you through my favourite lipsticks in my collection, ranging from my £2 Primark lipsticks to a Kylie Lipkit. I'll be showing you swatches and talking about formula and longevity and why I love the lipsticks. Don't forget to subscribe - it … Continue reading MY FAVOURITE LIPSTICKS