Beauty // Glitter Smokey Eye Makeup 

Sometimes it’s nice to have a root through your makeup collection and rediscover old favourites. And that was exactly what I did when packing for my recent trip to Ragdale Hall. I’m really enjoying dark, opulent looks at the minute – vampy red lips and a bold eye. I know, I know, the MUA’s say one…

Beauty // Make-Up Academy Haul

I’m a funny stage in my life where I’m intentionally opting to spend my money on homeware and good wine for the weekends, rather than on expensive make up…which use to bring me so much joy. I needed to upgrade my make-up collection and purchase a few items…but I didn’t want to spend a fortune….

New MUA and Revolution Make Up Buys

I know I’m a beauty blogger but sometimes I go overboard stocking up new products. Base products and eyeshadows are  my favourite products to buy so when I ‘nipped’ into Superdrug earlier this week, I couldn’t resist the MUA and Revolution stands. Cover Up Ever since I got a sample of the Laura Mercier primer…

July’s make up bag buys 

This weekend I was at a loose end with a rare 2 days with absolutely no plans. After a trip to the hairdressers and a much-needed toning down of my beach blonde locks, I decided to go shopping. Now I’m trying not to buy clothes so I went with the next best thing – make…

My favourite going out make-up

Going out out is a rare occasion for me these days, but when I do I love to take my time getting ready and applying my make-up. At Christmas I decided to treat myself to the Urban Decay Naked 2 palette and 6 months on, I’m still in love. It has lots of different shades…

Products I’m loving lately

Summer is officially here. I’ve spent the past week embracing my favourite sun dresses and sandals for work and it feels blaady brilliant! But I’m still tryna follow my whole “let’s shop less, Ruth” rule and this means my wardrobe remains chic and minimalistic, whilst my make up bag is bulging! A couple of months…

My Make Up Bag

So, the bank holiday weekend has passed by so quickly in a bout of sunshine and showers. I have had quuite a lazy one this year. The year seems to have passed by so fast and I actually can’t believe we are heading into September so soon. So, a chilled bank hol was in order…