Acing that base

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This is more or a less a collection of all the base/face products I use on a regular basis.

When I get ready in the morning my mind automatically turns into a beauty flowchart: Do you need a lot of coverage today? Yes? Go for the Hourglass. No? Go for the L’Oreal. Do you want a dewy finish? Yes? Go for Laura Mercier. No? Go for the Hourglass. There’s a product that satisfies every single criteria which really helps me get ready in a timely manner.

I usually don’t like a heavy base so a lot of these products are either quite light, light-medium or buildable, which I love.

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My current hair favourites

IMG_7200Yay, hair products! I don’t think I’ve dedicated enough posts to mane maintainers as I should. I think I might just actually own more dry shampoos than total skincare products – I’m obsessed. Anywho, this post isn’t about my spray obsession. It’s about the hair products that I’m currently loving at the moment.

I like to think that I’m fairly low maintenance so I like products that are no-fuss and do what they say they’re going to do.  Continue reading

Hourglass: My new love

IMG_7187After weeks and weeks of lusting after these Hourglass products, I finally caved. And it was so worth it. (For my face anyway – not so much my bank account.)

Lately I’ve been spending a lot of time watching YouTube reviews and tutorials and these bad boys kept popping up. I was only meant to have a browse when I walked into Mecca, but, like any “browse”, I ended up walking away with the Hourglass Ambient Powder Wardrobe and the Ambient Lighting Blush in Dim Infusion. And I’ve been using them both on a daily basis ever since. Continue reading