My quarantine makeup heroes

For many of us, lockdown life has been an excuse to ditch the jeans and rock the au natural look. While I’ve certainly enjoyed letting my waistline expand comfortably in stretchy yoga pants, my makeup routine has not been fully abandoned. For me, those 20 minutes in the morning where you put on your face, is like a ritual. From prepping the skin with a good skincare routine to coating the lashes one last time with mascara; I find it so soothing. Pre-lockdown life, if you lost

Lancôme Teint Miracle foundation & Lancôme Effacernes Longue Tenue concealer

If you've read my first beauty review, you'll know I have FOFC (Fear of full-coverage). Cakey foundation is literally my makeup nightmare and when watching my favourite makeup artists on YouTube, I make note of what not to buy as they all love full-coverage foundation, A few weeks ago, I bought the Lancôme Teint miracle foundation when I was on the hunt for a new concealer. The lady in the store applied Lancôme's effacernes longue tenue concealer, and it literally erased ever

Nars Sun Wash Diffusing Bronzer

A warm bronzer that gives a nice natural finish with the use of Soft Blurring Technology £29 Continuing from my last post about my trip to the Nars store in Covent Garden, here's a review of the bronzer (in the shade falaises) I purchased. Although the Nars makeup artist gave me an awesome all over glow with the bronzer, it took me a few attempts to replicate it. The consistency of the bronzer was a bit waxy to start off with, and I felt like I was unable to lift up much prod

Nars Sheer Glow Foundation

A light foundation with buildable coverage £33 Despite being a makeup enthusiast, it’s taken me a long time to hop on the Nars bandwagon. I’ve often admired their aesthetic and when I swatch away at their makeup stations, I’m never disappointed. So I’m surprised it took me until December 2017 to make my first purchase. I started off with their blush “deep throat”. The name alone is enough to make me blush, so I barely need to apply any when I open the compact. However, I've