Blush, Hourglass, Makeup, Uncategorized

Hourglass Ambient Ghost Quad

I will admit that Hourglass is a bloody pricy brand to invest in. I will also let you know that this year I feel quite underwhelmed by the beauty holiday releases. The only thing that made it into my cart from HG was their blush quad- I do own most of their single blushes; being… Continue reading Hourglass Ambient Ghost Quad

Dose of Colour, Lip, Lipstick, Liquid Lipstick, Makeup

The Dose of (Lip) Colours

I have been vocal on my relationship of disappointments with liquid lipsticks. I don't like it when they are heavy, or too liquid, or too crackly and I have seldom found formulas that work for me. Till recently, that is. Dose of Colours as a brand is not available in store in UAE. I heard… Continue reading The Dose of (Lip) Colours

Charlotte Tilbury, Cover FX, Highlighter, Hollywood Filter, Makeup

Charlotte’s Glow Miracle!

I love glowing skin, not oily and greasy, but that plump lit from within glow. I tried Cover Fx and Becca Skin Perfector liquids and while in less quantities they managed to do the trick, there was always the fact that they made it obvious I had some highlighter on my face. Enter the Charlotte… Continue reading Charlotte’s Glow Miracle!

Eyeshadow, Makeup, Natasha Denona - Safari, Palette

ON A MATTE SAFARI WITH NATASHA DENONA

I have a "matte love" moment going on where I will only use matte eyshadows. They are less prone to spread glitter on my eyes and also, are more work appropriate where I am employed. And having to pull mattes from different palletes in a morning when you are rushing and crushing is so impractical!… Continue reading ON A MATTE SAFARI WITH NATASHA DENONA

Finishing Powder, Makeup, Powder, Sephora, Setting Powder - Pound Cake

Eating the Pound Cake (Huda Beauty)!

Admittedly I am not a fan of the marketing faux pas by Huda when she blatantly copied Beauty Bakerie, but I will give credit if it is due. My search for a good setting powder is guided by Mel Thompson on YouTube. Based on her review and recommendation video, I purchased mine from Cult Beauty.… Continue reading Eating the Pound Cake (Huda Beauty)!

Concealor, Foundation, Makeup, NARS, Soft Matte Complete Concealer

Nars Soft Ma(tte)de for me Concealer!!

This month I have had the weirdest skin with the dry weather in Abu Dhabi. My skin felt dehydrated, especially under the eyes and nothing was even looking nice on top of it. Plus late nights and stress didn't help either. Enter my impulse buy in the form of Nars Soft Matte Complete Concealer. This… Continue reading Nars Soft Ma(tte)de for me Concealer!!

Eyeshadow, HUDA Beauty, Makeup, Palette

THE POCKET EMERALD

I am soooooo done with warm palettes. Every brand came out with their warm versions, remixes and then they started the same with the cool palettes. But Huda did something amazing. With all of us being saturated with these palettes, all we needed was some specific colors to complete that vibrant void in our hearts.… Continue reading THE POCKET EMERALD