Red is Not Dead

Red is Not Dead

In my eternal bid to prevent myself from succumbing to the spring beauty campaigns and buying copious amounts of pastel makeup for the warmer months (which are not only unflattering but far too predictable for my liking), I’ve been looking for alternatives for the usual spring suspect of pink. I like a good medium pink … Continue reading

Red Lips; The How-To

Red Lips; The How-To

Following my previous post about the prepping antics needed for any lengthy parties, I thought I’d do a post about THE red lip; sophisticated, classic and statement-making without being too much effort. I must confess that sadly, I don’t simply wind up the bullet and pop it effortlessly on my lips à la Hollywood movie, … Continue reading

Not Another Nude?!

Not Another Nude?!

The title above once again highlights fondness of two things; alliteration and nude lipsticks, neither of which I seem to be able to curb! Whilst my collection of neutral toned lippies is rather extensive, something dawned on me over this weekend; the fact that I didn’t own a true nude. What is a “true nude” … Continue reading