How to Prevent your Under Eye Makeup from Creasing

How to disguise under eye discolouration in a way that doesn’t emphasise under eye wrinkles. I’ve been playing around with my under eye makeup for a while, trying to get it to look right. Colour correction and concealer work great for disguising discolouration but because the under eye skin is thin, dry and mobile, makeup…

Glycerin- a Great Primer for Dry Skin 

  Have you heard the news? Nivea for Men Post Shave Balm is good as a primer. Here’s a picture of a topless man applying it-  In the last year there have been 3,762 blog posts (I made that up) written about how Nivea Post Shave Balm is the best makeup primer known to man (or…

Makeup Hack- 4 Uses for Makeup Setting Spray.

A makeup hack experiment on the uses of setting spray, with photos. Have you tried makeup setting spray? (Or fixing mist or locking spritz or whatever you want to call it) You’re meant to spray it over your completed makeup to set it, sort of turn it into an indelible crust. I had heard of…

Colour Correction (part 2)- My Cunning Trick

A hack you can use to colour correct without buying any new products  So yesterday we enjoyed my post Colour Correction Part 1.  I have been disappointed with what the shops have to offer in terms of colour correction-Makeup Revolution’s effort is feeble. Kiko and MUA’s palettes look a bit measly. I suppose I could go…

IKEA Makeup Organisation Day. 

Finally I’ve got my bum in gear to organise my makeup collection. I don’t know why it’s taken me so long. Up until now all my makeup was haphazardly thrown into a basket. I couldn’t find anything. I’d rummage about for something and makeup would spill all over the place. Not anymore, I’ve bought a…