Chanel Illusion D’Ombre

Chanel Illusion D’Ombre

Oh my. I never thought it possible for an eyeshadow to be so close to perfection, and yet, it seems Chanel has achieved the impossible. Meet Chanel Illusion D’Ombre: the no fuss, high glamour, big impact eyeshadow that is every girl’s new best friend (sorry diamonds!). I’ve never been particularly fond of eyeshadow; it’s fiddly, … Continue reading

Prime Time

Prime Time

New Year’s Eve is almost here and for the beauty-centric amongst us, this is the ultimate night for glamorous, full-on makeup and potential experimentation. Sparkles, reds and golds will no doubt adorn our faces to give us the quintessential “WOW factor” for the many posey-champagne-in-hand photos. The problem with NYE for makeup, however, is its … Continue reading

Lady and the Vamp

Lady and the Vamp

You’ve probably heard me rant about my pallid complexion more times than you’ve had hot dinners, but this post is about one of those rare times where I’m actually very grateful for it. Cue dark, vampy lips and nails to match. Red (especially a darker crimson tone) is widely considered to be a winter colour, … Continue reading