So this is something I’ve been asked to do for ages now… a cosplay make-up tutorial! I’ve been waiting for the right opportunity, so when the lovely Hannah from Courage & Kindness kindly asked if I would collaborate with her, I jumped at the chance! Make sure you visit her blog to discover how to pamper yourself like Princess Aurora!
Today’s tutorial is all about how to transform yourself into the pretty Rapunzel! It’s perfect for cosplay/Disney-bound purposes, or if you’d just like to try a fresh new look for a day-to-day routine! Continue reading “Rapunzel Inspired Cosplay Make-Up Tutorial”
Bibbidi bobbidi boo… As if by magic, I have finally become the one and only Cinderella! I debuted my latest Disney Princess cosplay at a local carnival. I made sure to get plenty of photos afterwards… and here they are! Continue reading “Cinderella Cosplay Debut”
Happy Halloween! Well, okay, it’s the 28th, but because the 31st falls on a Monday this year, everyone will be celebrating this weekend instead! Need a unique idea for make-up? How about trying my personal favourite, that I like to call… “The Creeper“! Why that name, you ask? Well, as you can see from the photos, the big black-veined eyes and wide grimacing grin are just… well, creepy. “The Creeper” is brilliantly versatile and can accompany many a costume, whether you’re a zombie, witch, banshee, ghost or anything inbetween. It’s also pretty simple to apply, when you know how! So without further ado, here’s how to get the look… Continue reading “Beauty | Halloween Special | “The Creeper” Make-Up Tutorial”
It’s no secret that eyebrows have been the centre of attention in the beauty/fashion industry for the past few years! Eyebrows have gone from pencil-thin, to super-thick, to even non-existent… But, after all this time, like any make-up, the best eyebrows come in the form of looking “naturally-enhanced”. In this guide, I’ll be showing you how to achieve beautiful, natural-styled eyebrows through simple yet professional techniques that you can try yourself at home. Continue reading “Beauty | Create Your Perfect Brows | Step-By-Step Pro Guide”
Following a period of gorgeous sunny, warm weather (a rarity here in the UK), I decided to purchase some new beautifully-designed rockabilly dresses! Here’s the first of the four I bought: “New Romantics” from Dancing Days by Banned. The dress’s design is covered with cute little illustrations of Continue reading “Fashion | Outfit Of The Day”
Most people, on average, will only book a professional make-up artist once in their life; normally for a big occasion such as weddings, proms, parties etc. Booking a Pro MUA should be a wonderful experience that will be forever a treasured memory. But with so many hobbyists today, you need to be able to differentiate the qualified from the amateurs, and know exactly what kind of Continue reading “Beauty | A Guide To Booking A Professional Make-Up Artist”
I’ve done for the last 5 years what many beauty addicts would deem impossible – I’ve stuck to the same make-up brand all this time. And that said brand is… Kryolan! Why, you ask? Here’s 5 reasons why I think Kryolan is the best: Continue reading “Beauty | 5 Reasons Why I Love Kryolan”
Working as a professional make-up artist and facialist means I’m constantly asked by clients about daily make-up/skincare routines. “What is an ideal daily cleansing routine? What’s your go-to day-time look?” The questions go on. It’s quite interesting how everyone’s routine is different to each other! Some people have a pretty strict routine, others… Not-so-strict.
I thought I’d put together a little post to tell you about my personal day-to-day routine. It is pretty basic, simple to do, and ideal for everyone, whatever your skin type! Continue reading “Beauty | My Daily Make-Up/Skincare Routine”