NEW – Up Close & Personal…NABLA Cosmetics Close-Up Line – First Impressions/ Review & Swatches! (Cruelty Free & Vegan Complexion Collection)

NABLA Cosmetics…one of my favourite indie makeup brands, hailing from Italy, cruelty free/ majority vegan and they’ve just launched the Close-Up Line…a brand new selection of complexion products…course I’d be excited to give them a go! You can get hold of NABLA at BeautyBay* now which is great (and the Close-Up Line has just launched […]

Break It Down – Grungy Spotlight Eye Using Kat Von D Beauty 10th Anniversary Palette – How To! (Cruelty Free/ Vegan)

After using the warmer tones for softer/ everyday looks a tonne since it came in to my life last month, I wanted to have a proper play with the Kat Von D Beauty 10 Year Anniversary Palette (UK* / IE*) (read more about it and see swatches here) and use some of the shades I […]

LunatiCK Cosmetics Labs Lip Slicks! – Review, Swatches & Why I’m Obsessed! (Cruelty Free & 100% Vegan)

As you’re reading this, I’ll be on my travels and taking in all things Barcelona…Sephora probably included (as per usual)…would be rude not to right?? Haha! Anyway, I wanted to leave you with short but sweet peep at and review of some of my favourite lip products of the mo…the LunatiCK Cosmetics Labs Lip Slicks*. […]

NABLA Dreamy Palette – Review & Swatches (Cruelty Free & Vegan)

So I FINALLY got my hands on this little nugget! Third time lucky! Seriously…first instance I was such a dilly dally questioning my want/ need for it (I know, I know!!) and missed it, next up I managed to actually grab it in my basket and pay for it…only to receive a super apologetic email […]

Indie Brand Focus: Contour Cosmetics…Spotlight Highlight Palette & Contour Compact 2 – First Impressions/ Review & Swatches (Cruelty Free)

Contour Cosmetics…not only an Indie brand but a UK based Indie brand! There’s not a huge amount of info available anywhere about these guys anywhere apart from a very brief ‘about’ website section (their FAQ section isn’t much better, although the focus of that is customer service/ shipping etc so you’re covered from that point […]

Brand Discovery – Takin’ Care Of Lashes (Cruelty Free & Vegan Silk Lashes)

Takin’ Care Of Lashes is a UK based, independent synthetic lash brand. I was interested in trying their lashes, not only for those reasons (shopping small, locally and supporting smaller indie brands is something I try to do as much as possible!), but I’d discovered them on Instagram and their lashes looked lush and super fluffy too, […]