NYX Week – NYX Strobe of Genius Illuminating Palette Review & Swatches

Oh wee *rubbing hands excitedly*, do I have a pretty poppy to show you today. As I mentioned in my NYX liquid lipstick comparison post here yesterday, I picked up the NYX Lingerie in Exotic from fellow beauty blogger Azraa from Prettifulblog. Along with it I picked up this beauty. The NYX Strobe of Genius Illuminating Palette. You know I usually like to have my highlight so popping it’s visible from space but not anymore. I don’t know what changed or when but recently I’ve been toning things down a bit. Instead of the ‘BAM in your face’/’cheekbones for days’ look,…

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NYX Week – Lingerie, Suede or Soft Mattes???

I know this is the question that has been on everyone’s minds recently. Since the Lingerie Lipsticks made a feature at the Pro Beauty Expo in August, everyone and their grandmother has been trying to get their hands on them. I unfortunately missed out as well since the NYX line was way too long for my liking. Patience is still something I’m working on. Fellow blogger Azraa over at Prettifulblog was smart enough to grab extras and post them on her blog sale. I picked up the shade Exotic along with the NYX Strobe of Genius palette from her which I’ll…

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5 Pretty Nude Liquid Lipsticks I’m Loving Right Now

Nothing beats a good nude. And with liquid lipsticks hitting the world from all corners, I can’t help but continuously add them to my collection. I went through my collection this past weekend and thought I’d share the nude liquid lipsticks I’ve been reaching for the most. From drugstore to high-end, velvet to matte, here are my top nude liquid lipstick picks. Palladio Velvet Matte Cream Lip Color in Raw Silk This is by far the most pigmented drugstore liquid lipstick I have ever tried. Others require multiple swipes to even out application or hide any streaking. The doe foot applicator…

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Ride or Die Makeup Tag

Hiya bellas, So I’m sure by now you’ve noticed the new look and feel of the blog. If you haven’t, what do you think? I really wanted to update the theme to something more simple and sophisticated. The layout and colours I had before were very much a reflection of one side of my personality but the OCD kicked in and I realised I wanted a bit more structure. I am a perfectionist and choosing just one theme to depict what I like was one of the toughest things ever. I finally decided on a layout based on the types…

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