The pink edit: @kikomilano lip volume, @colourpopcosmetics Cheap Thrills and Zipper, @maccosmeticsuk dazzle glass in Gone Romancin', #arianagrande Sweet Like Candy Hair Mist, @maccosmeticsuk blush in Amazon Princess (limited ed. Part of the Wonder Woman range), eyeshadow palette is also part of the same range called Defiance, @stilacosmetics
Dual side brush no. 15 this is the best eyeshadow brush I have ever used for packing on colour and detailing - I believe @makeupbymario has mentioned this brush in the past also
Book: The bittersweet "Snowflower and the Secret Fan" a focus on duty, family and tradition in the era of Chinese footbinding.
@katvondbeauty contour palette is one of the best contour palettes on the market. Top and bottom middle shades are my jam.
Book: George Orwell's paranoid futuristic story that somehow gets closer to reality as time goes on "1984"
MOTD soft matte skin and smoked out liner: @narsissist Hydrating Lotion and @thebodyshop Oils of Life to prep skin and get rid of dry patches, @kikomilano powder foundation in Medium applied with large powder brush from @crownbrushuk , @wetnwildbeauty Color Icon trio in Silent Treatment (shimmer champagne, taupe and a deep espresso brown), finished with a spritz of @renskincare Flash Defence anti pollution mist.
Book: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo an exciting read with a bad$ss female central character
The blue edit: Clutch bag by #givenchy , @maccosmeticsuk eyeshadows in Naval (matte) and Deep Truth (frost), @nyxcosmetics Vivid Brights liner in Sapphire, #melvita Damask Rose Floral Water
Book: Grandiose sci fi fantasy by Frank Herbert "Dune"
My foundation collection. I forgot to put my powder foundation from Kiko in this shot but even so this is still a humble collection simply because I am SUPER fussy about foundation if it isn't close to perfect I'm not going to buy it no matter what YouTube tells me to do
My Holy Grail @narsissist Sheer Glow in Syracuse, @maccosmeticsuk stick foundation in NC42 and Select Tint in NC42, @kikomilano Second Skin in Warm Beige, #revloncolorstay#revlon in Toast. I also adore my Graftobian HD creme palette. I use all different kinds of brushes and sponges to apply but my fave brush is the Super Foundation brush by @royallangnickel.
Book: Le Carré Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy because buying the right foundation is just as complex a story #foundation#lecarre#mac#kiko#nars
Just look at this highlight! @sleekmakeup Solstice Palette. I love layering the cream as a base (loosened with a drop of facial oil first) and then using a fan brush to apply the powder over top for a blinding glow. For inner corners nothing beats @makeuprevolution Awesome Eye Foils. Just check out Platinum - seriously stunning.
Book: A multi-layer horror from the master Stephen King.
@realtechniques and @makeuprevolution rose gold brushes. Fantastic quality, wash well and very little shedding. Excellent for cream and liquid products as they are all synthetic fibres. ☆
Book: The extremely readable classic Robinson Crusoe. Classics are classics for a reason. Trust me when I say if you are more a modern book reader it's worth trying some of these out you will be pleasantly surprised.
Brow favourites. These are my go to products. Simple, clean and effective: @makeuprevolution Ultra Brow Kit in medium/dark - it's a gem of a kit with powders and waxes and a lovely highlighter and some little tweezers and brushes, @nyxcosmetics eyeshadow base - I use this to clean up and carve out my brows - it's actually the perfect tool to do this as it's thick and creamy but as it's meant as an eyeshadow base it sets beautifully, @pixiwoos lip brush - perfect to clean up the brows, @nyxcosmetics micro brow pencil in espresso, #loreal brow artist plumper - the best brow filler and setter ever, #mikyayj instant fix brow powder - I think you can only get this in the Middle East , @anastasiabeverlyhills dipbrow pomade in dark brown, @royallangnickel short liner brush ☆
The Morphe 35o palette is everything it is hyped up to be I can officially attest to that! Creamy formula, amazing colour payoff, huge range in shades and a great balance of matte and shimmer colours across the warm toned spectrum. Thank you @cultbeauty for the restock! ☆
Book: Hayden Herrerra's exceptional biography of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo "Frida". Beautiful, strong willed, fierce, damaged, passionate and patriotic. Love her. #morphe35o#fridakahlo#eyebrowsonfleek#eyeshadowtutorial
"If a girl looks swell when she meets you, who gives a damn if she's late?"
The modern classics: #urbandecay#nakedpalette, #dolcegabbana cashmere lipstick and @ctilburymakeup contour and blush Filmstar Bronze and Glow palette.
Book: The modern classic The Catcher in the Rye. Teen angst 101.