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February 2017

The first time I saw Makeup Geek was on my Instagram feed. I noticed these beautifully coloured and extremely pigmented looking eyeshadow pans in people’s photos and I just couldn’t restrain myself from heading over to Beauty Bay to check them out. I especially loved the look of the Makeup Geek Foiled Eyeshadow Pans and decided to purchase just a few to try. The shades that caught my eye were Untamed, Pegasus, Flame Thrower and In the Spotlight. When it comes to eyeshadows, I usually lean towards nudes, browns and reddy tones,

A Weekend In Edinburgh

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We like to do something special for Valentines. Last year we went to Budapest which was absolutely amazing and you can read all about it here. This year however, we went somewhere slightly closer to home…Edinburgh. We spent the weekend in the Scottish capital as Valentines Day falls inconveniently on a Tuesday this year. It was such a nice weekend and my first time in Edinburgh and well, Scotland too! We picked a fab weekend weather-wise. I’m talking freezing cold temperatures where you can’t feel your hands which made photo

If you read my blog regularly then you’ll know that I’m a huge fan of that luminous dewy look and over the years I’ve found some makeup products that work amazingly well at creating that glow. I love these products SO much and I’m forever reaching for them when I need a bit of shimmer in my life and I cannot recommend them enough. First up, trading your usual primer for an illuminating one can really make a difference to your overall makeup. I find it brightens my face up

Over the last couple of months or so, I’ve added a few more MAC eyeshadows to my collection and they’re all such beautiful shades that I just HAD to share them with you. If I had the money I think I would buy everything on the MAC website. When I’m bored I just find myself scanning the site and adding things to my basket ready for my next splurging sesh…everything on MAC always looks amazing. Their eyeshadows are up their with my favourite MAC products though as I just find the quality, pigmentation