Too Faced Peach Kiss Lipstics – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Who doesn’t love a good lipstick. They are one of the most exciting cosmetic items to buy and wearing them can even have positive psychological effects, not only on you but also on others. Check out: Exploring the red lipstick effect. Does it really attract men? While there are many great lipsticks out there and many of them are good for dry lips too, there is one particular kind that has that little extra factor. Is it the packaging, the scentRead more

Cheap Makeup – Kiko Gossamer Emotion Creamy Lipsticks – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

In a previous post I’ve looked at the Kiko SMART Fusion lipsticks which were functional and actually quite good for their super affordable price tag. If you missed this post check out: Cheap Makeup – Kiko SMART Fusion lipsticks – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis As a result, I was intrigued to see what the slightly more expensive ones are like and if they are worth the extra money and fancier packaging. So let’s have an in-depth look at the KikoRead more

Cheap Makeup – Kiko SMART Fusion lipsticks – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Who doesn’t love lipsticks? They can be so much more than just makeup, they can help express your mood, individuality and bring an outfit together. They can even pick you up in a moment of sadness or stress. These cute little makeup items can be so much more and they can also be moisturising and nourishing to our lip skin that we somehow completely forget that it needs nourishing too. I’ve been on a mission to find the best lipsticksRead more

Primark PS Matte Lipstick – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

When it comes to skincare, cheap is usually also bad. This is an over generalisation of course, there some cheap products that are good but most of the time, cheap skincare products tend to contain very little or none nourishing ingredients. When it comes to makeup however, the situation is very different. Cheap and expensive products are a lot more equal in quality and the difference here is sometimes just branding. This is not to say that there aren’t badRead more

Best Lipsticks for Dry Lips – Clinique Pop Lip Colour and Primer – In-depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Lipsticks can be a lot more than just makeup, sometimes they can even be ways to cheer ourselves up or give us a confidence boost. Check out Why do we use make up…and should we? Lipsticks are also a nice way of expressing our mood or character on the day, and some can even condition and protect our lip skin from damage. I have very dry lips all year round and I’ve been on a mission to find the most nourishing andRead more

Oryza Beauty Lipsticks – In-Depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

I love lipsticks, they can be the perfect centre piece of any look. However, although there are many of them out there, most of them don’t last very long and some of them feel drying on the lips. I’ve recently tried the Oryza Dewy Glow Skin Beauty Balm as a lip balm and absolutely loved it! The ingredients are nourishing for the skin and it feels amazingly moisturising on the lips. Not to mention that it is actually cheaper thanRead more

Cheaper and Better Than Your Lip Balm? Check out the Oryza Dewy Glow Skin Beauty Balm In-Depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

Summer is almost over and with the colder weather slowly moving in, our skincare has to be adjusted as well. Colder months are known for making our skin more dry (even if your skin is not the dry type) and especially our lips. With that in mind, and the fact that I have dry lips all year round anyways, I have been looking for a moisturising lip balm and lipsticks. In a previous post I’ve reviewed in detail the AvonRead more

Affordable lipsticks of high quality – Avon True Colour Supreme Nourishing Lipstick – In-Depth Review and Ingredient Analysis

I love lipsticks, you love lipsticks, who doesn’t love lipsticks. But the best thing about lipsticks is having a collection of colours to choose from, to complete any look or express any mood. I’ve tried many lipsticks and despite the big trend of liquid lipsticks, I’ve always preferred the normal type because I have dry lips. I’ve worked with @shopwithjadekayy, an Avon representative, to find moisturising but also cheap lipsticks of high quality and I’ve come across the Avon TrueRead more

MAC Velvet Teddy Lipstick vs Primark Golden Rose #74. In-Depth Review, Ingredient Analyses and a Chemist’s Verdict. Is it a Dupe?

Cosmetics can leave a big mark on your purse, both literally and figuratively. It is said that an average woman uses around 16 cosmetics a day (although this number changes from study to study) which can be expensive. As a result, finding a dupe (= a product that gives the same results or looks the same but is cheaper) is very interesting for many. Additionally, with so many cosmetic brands and products out there, it is almost expected that someRead more

SPF Protection for Lips – Mega Battle: Carmex VS Maybelline VS Nivea VS Blistex – In depth Reviews and Ingredient Analyses

The summer months are here, the sun is lower and hotter and the days are longer. Hurray! Sadly though, all of that also means that we need to up our SPF protection to limit the sun damage on our skin and slow down the process of ageing. If you don’t know what SPF is, why we need it all year round or how much we need check out: Everything you need to know about sunscreens and SPF Although some of usRead more