Beauty · Lookbook · Yay or Nay?

An Update, Testing New Make-Up and Revisiting Old Faves!

Hi everyone! It’s been a hot minute since I posted on here and that’s because I’m been super busy with my new job with Benefit Cosmetics, jumping between training and varying shifts and taking my free time to chill out and sleep! But having a job where I get to talk about and do people’s… Continue reading An Update, Testing New Make-Up and Revisiting Old Faves!

Beauty · Yay or Nay?

BECCA x Chrissy Teigen vs. BECCA x Jaclyn Hill – similarities, differences, do you need both?

It’s no secret here on my blog that I looove BECCA Cosmetics. Every release they come out with is a release I get excited for, and their new palette (£45, buy here) that they created in a collaboration with Chrissy Teigen was no exception. I couldn’t wait until it came out on Cult Beauty here… Continue reading BECCA x Chrissy Teigen vs. BECCA x Jaclyn Hill – similarities, differences, do you need both?

Beauty · Yay or Nay?

ANTI HAUL #2 – Make-Up I Will NOT Be Buying!

Hello again! It’s that time of year again where we get a million and one releases from every brand out there as summer approaches, and I thought it’d be the perfect opportunity to make another anti-haul post! I’ve made one of these before, and it went down really well because I think everyone can relate… Continue reading ANTI HAUL #2 – Make-Up I Will NOT Be Buying!

Beauty · Hauls · Yay or Nay?

TARTE Haul, First Impressions & (Nearly) Full Face!

Guess what? I bought more make-up. Is anyone even surprised at this point? No? Good. I love almost everything I’ve tried from Tarte so far, so when an email popped into my inbox about them offering SEVEN PRODUCTS FOR FIFTY POUNDS, I was on that website faster than the speed of love. Within the deal,… Continue reading TARTE Haul, First Impressions & (Nearly) Full Face!

Beauty · Best of... · Yay or Nay?

If all my make-up disappeared, what would I repurchase?

Hello, my name is Ellen and I’m addicted to buying make-up. Having said that, and as much as I love trying new things, I have my fail-safes that I always go back to. I’ve recently acquired a lot of new stuff – some good and some bad – but as I was reorganising my collection… Continue reading If all my make-up disappeared, what would I repurchase?

Beauty · Tips & Tricks · Yay or Nay?

Soft Ochre vs Painterly – which one is for you?

If you’ve ever watched a make-up artist or beauty influencer on YouTube, the chances are you’ve heard of the MAC Paint Pots. They seem to be a beauty staple for so many – not only in the two shades mentioned in the title, but also in other colours for an easy cream shadow look or… Continue reading Soft Ochre vs Painterly – which one is for you?