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Jeffree Star Holiday Collection: My Picks

Jeffree Star Holiday Collection: My Picks

I’m obsessed with Jeffree Star Cosmetics. I’ll admit it. I first tried one of his liquid lipsticks back when the launched his Summer collection. Then, more recently I…

Bonnie XO – Custom Lipstick Review

Bonnie XO – Custom Lipstick Review

*I was sent this lipstick to test, but all opinions are my own* I first came across Bonnie XO lipsticks on Instagram, and I was immediately intrigued. They…

Handbag Essential: Sudocrem Skin Care Cream

Handbag Essential: Sudocrem Skin Care Cream

*Disclaimer: I was sent this Sudocrem Skincare Cream to test, but all opinions are my own* Sudocrem. Or to many, Sodacream. I had hurt myself, my mother…

Beauty Killer: Jeffree Star Cosmetics Palette

Beauty Killer: Jeffree Star Cosmetics Palette

  As soon as I saw Jeffree Star introduce his new Beauty Killer palette to the world, I was intrigued. This palette includes such a wide variety…

Multimasking: L’Oreal Pure Clay Face Masks

Multimasking: L’Oreal Pure Clay Face Masks

  Multimasking is one of the latest trends sweeping through the beauty community. It’s simply tailoring the face masks you use to the different areas of your…

In the Comfort Zone: Wet N Wild Palette

In the Comfort Zone: Wet N Wild Palette

  I had often passed over the small Wet N Wild stall at my local pharmacy. That was until, I really looked at what was on offer….

Night and Day: L’Oreal Color Riche La Palette

Night and Day: L’Oreal Color Riche La Palette

  I don’t know about you, but I have seen these everywhere I turn. Magazines, Instagram and in all the drugstores. At first I dismissed them because…

It’s a Smash: Smashbox Light It Up Studio Best Sellers

It’s a Smash: Smashbox Light It Up Studio Best Sellers

  Smashbox is a brand I have heard a lot about, but until now, never tried. That was, until I walked into Boots to pick up some…

Going Fresh Faced – Rimmel Fresher Skin Foundation

Going Fresh Faced – Rimmel Fresher Skin Foundation

  The latest trend sweeping through NYFW is the natural ‘fresh faced’ look. By a stroke of luck, Rimmel just released their new Fresher Skin foundation.

Colour Correcting: MUA Pro-Base Prime & Conceal Palette

Colour Correcting: MUA Pro-Base Prime & Conceal Palette

  Every time I walked past this tiny little palette I have been wondering whether I should get it. I’ve never really seen the need to buy…

Emma Louise McCaw

22-year-old English graduate and part-time beauty & lifestyle blogger from Northern Ireland. I spend my time reviewing makeup, thinking about makeup, applying makeup... and drinking more coffee than is probably healthy.
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