Sleek Matte Me Lipsticks | New shades on Dark skin

As a British blogger (I hate calling myself that sometimes!), I think it is important for me to ensure that I review products that are available in the UK. Sometimes we can get so caught up in the wave of the things we don’t have here, forgetting that we do have some pretty good makeup products here. One of the great makeup brands we have in the UK is Sleek Cosmetics. Sleek have been around since I was a teenager battling with acne and obsessing over boys…which I like to think was a long time… View Post

What to do while waiting? | Practical tips for this season

We all go through seasons in our lives where we have to play the waiting game, whether it is for a job, a partner, a big break in your career or business, a child. Sometimes, we are waiting on multiple things at the same time. I have seen so many different pieces of advice regarding this topic, which I agree with. But you guys know i keep it 100% real. Waiting for two weeks is alot different to waiting for 6 months, two years, even five years or more! Sometimes that hope and faith disintegrates… View Post

Products I NEED to get from the US

The amount of products I see and hear about from Instagram and Youtube is alot! Also, my makeup collection is also growing at an unprecedented rate, as the ‘new’ foundation or ‘new’ highlighter pops on my screen. I need help seriously!!!! Now, I love the UK. I was born and bred here, and I will always be a Sauf’ London girl at heart, even whilst I try to get rid of the blasted accent! However, just sometimes I wish I lived in the US. Yes, I know and I am fully aware of the struggles… View Post

Estee Lauder Double Wear Cushion Stick Radiant Foundation| First Impressions and Review

  MY SHADE: 6W1 Sandlewood If you have oily skin, I beg you try Estee Lauder Double Wear foundation. The foundation actually lasts all day and they have great shades for women of colour. You will not regret it. It in my opinion one of the best foundations out there for us oiles. I think the Double Wear Light is better for dry – combination skin types. When I saw this cushion stick foundation, I was intrigued. I love the Estee Lauder Double Wear, however I find the fact that it does not have a… View Post

6 tips of travelling on Budget Airlines | Easyjet, RyanAir etc

Travelling on budget airlines can be an experience on it’s own! The lack of luggage space, the lack of organisation, the lack of space between the seats can be annoying to say the least…throw a child in the mix and it can be chaotic! However, I cannot complain because the prices are usually better than on larger airlines, so I usually smile through gritted teeth, mumbling under my breath and just deal with it. Here are some five tips to have a better, less stressful (if that is even possible) journey! *** Pay that little… View Post