31 July 2015

Swatch: La Femme - Hot Pink 24


Colour: Mid Pink
Finish: Pearl
Opacity: Four Coats
Brush Type: Standard
How Much? 15ml


29 July 2015

Review: nspa - Hot Cloth Polish


"With muslin cloth to quickly cleanse, exfoliate and purify skin. Cocoa butter. Essential oil of neroli. Dermatologically approved. Suitable for all skin types - even sensitive skin. Paraben free. Against animal testing. Hot Cloth Polish Buff away dead skin cells in Step 2 of NSPA's Beauty Ritual with this 2-in-1 cleanser and polisher. Let the blend of moisturising Ginseng and Vitamin E, rich and creamy Cocoa Butter and Sweet Almond Oil dissolve the day's make-up and impurities with the help of the muslin cloth" - Asda

So I got this because I like using the Vitamin E Hot Cloth Cleanser from Superdrug and while this was on 2 for £8 I thought it would to try it out. The principle is the same you massage this on to the face and use a warm, wet muslin cloth to remove it.

What I did like about this was:
+ It did remove my makeup.
+ Left my skin feeling clean but not tight.

I had some problems with it:
- The pump action is slow to rebound, and it doesn't pump out much at a time.
- I found that the essential oil fragrance hurt my eyes, without getting it in my eyes.

Overall it does what it is supposed to do, but for me personally I won't be repurchasing while I can get one without the issues for around the same price elsewhere.

£7 - 150ml


28 July 2015

Nails: Filigree Guitar

Barry M - Blue Grape
Avon - Blue Royale
Barry M - Silver Foil Effect

MoYou 108


27 July 2015

Swatch: Makeup Revolution Lipstick - No Perfection Yet (Iconic Pro)

Alongside the 'Amazing Lipstick' which retails for £1 Makeup Revolution now have brought out a range called 'Iconic Pro Lipstick'. These lipsticks retail for £2.49 and currently there are 20 shades to choose from.

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The Iconic Pro lipsticks come in boxes whereas the Amazing Lipstick doesn't. The bullet shape is also different, this one has a rounded cap and the top clicks in to place whereas the other one has a blunt cap and doesn't click very well in to place which can be a problem if you are putting it in to your hand bag for on the go. On the bottom of the bullet is small cap with the lipstick in so you can easily see the colour of the lipstick without opening it which is useful.

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No Perfection Yet is a berry toned pink shade. It looks almost purple on the website and in the bullet but once applied to the lips it leans to a lighter more berry shade.


This is a creamy, easy to apply colour. It doesn't last the longest amount of time due to its formula but it feels nice on the lips, doesn't cling to any dry patches. I tend to apply this and blot then apply again and then it leaves a nice stain on the lips meaning it lasts longer.


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25 July 2015

Stamping Plate: Bundle Monster 402 (BM402)


This stamping plate is from the forth Bundle Monster set, the first CYO (create your own). It is backed with branded lining to stop it from being sharp, comes covered with a blue cellophane sticker which you have to peel off before use.


On BM402 there are four fuller images and two smaller ones. I like monocle as well as the abstract design which would be great for lead lighting. The images stamped quite easily, although I would say scrape across the chevron design rather than downwards like I did.

You can see all of the designs I have used this plate in here, and some of those are below:

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