Monthly Archives: May 2013


Lipstick Queen Endless Summer Stoked lipstick

As you might have noticed, I am a fan of Lipstick Queen products – I love the idea of focusing… Continue reading »


& Other Stories Blushers, part 1

& Other Stories is the higher-end sister brand of H&M, and its London boutique opened a few months ago just… Continue reading »


Maybelline The Vivids collection

Annoyingly but not unexpectedly, only five colours from Maybelline’s The Vivids collection of bright, in-yo-face lipsticks are available in the… Continue reading »


YSL Ombres 5 Lumières Marrakech Sunset

The limited-edition summer 2013 eyeshadow quint by YSL, called Marrakech Sunset, is very pretty on the eye: it features a… Continue reading »


Dior Jelly Lip Pens

As part of its Birds of Paradise collection, Dior launched a new product for lips, the Jelly Lip Pen. Available… Continue reading »


Addiction Jean-Michel Basquiat Mudd Club palette

The second Addiction Ready To Wear eyeshadow palette I purchased is also the one I was most excited about in… Continue reading »


Addiction Jean-Michel Basquiat Soda Lunch palette

Japanese makeup brand Addiction launched recently a series of pre-made palettes, whereas before they had only done that for special… Continue reading »


Red blush comparison swatches

While swatches of new products are always helpful, comparison swatches are usually harder to find online, so I will try… Continue reading »


Max Factor Miracle Touch Liquid Illusion Foundation

I recently had time to kill before going to the cinema and decided to swatch Max Factor’s Miracle Touch Liquid… Continue reading »


Chantecaille The Elephant Palette

I am a fan of the Chantecaille brand, particularly of its adorable and environmentally friendly eyeshadow palettes, most of which… Continue reading »