Posts tagged "primer"
Priming with The Ordinary

Priming with The Ordinary

Why do we use makeup primers? We mainly use them to prep the skin for any makeup we want to apply on top. They create a barrier between the skin and other makeup products allowing the foundation etc to sit on, instead of sinking into the skin, giving your makeup a more even, smooth application and finish. If...
Becca Backlight Priming Filter

Becca Backlight Priming Filter

You cannot beat a glowing complexion. One of my favourite ways to achieve this is by applying a liquid highlighter under my foundation. However, sometimes the glow can be too intense and I opt for something much more understated. My top pick for a subtle but noticeable glow would have to be the Backlight Priming...
Wet n Wild's Latest Launches

Wet n Wild’s Latest Launches

One of my favourite low cost brands would have to be Wet n Wild. I cannot say I adore every single item in the line but I do have some firm favourites and ones that I recommend on a regular basis (my favourite would have to be the Megalast Lipsticks, pure heaven!!). This Summer they...
December 2015: What I liked and loved and YOUTUBE VIDEO!!

December 2015: What I liked and loved and YOUTUBE VIDEO!!

Wowsers were did that year go?! Insane right? I didn’t do a November favourites last month so December’s favourites are pretty jam packed. Oh and I am back making Youtube videos and guess what? This time I don’t plan on stopping! You will be seeing a lot more of me in video form in 2016....
Foundation 101: Choosing the right one for you!

Foundation 101: Choosing the right one for you!

Every girl wants the infamous flawless face and it is this that makeup artists and women across the globe strive to achieve everyday. The flawless face can involve any or all of the following basic products: 1)Primer 2)Foundation 3)Concealer 4)Powder The main area that causes women the most heart-ache is trying to find the right...
REVIEW: Mac Prep+Prime Natural Radiance Base Lumiere

REVIEW: Mac Prep+Prime Natural Radiance Base Lumiere

I have already done a post on my favourite primers (see it here) and also my favourite illuminating bases (see here) but I need to add another product to both these lists. The Mac Prep+Prime Natural Radiance Base Lumiere in the shade Radiant Yelow is a new favourite of mine. I do have this in my collection for over a...
Nivea Men Aftershave Balm....AS A PRIMER!!!!

Nivea Men Aftershave Balm….AS A PRIMER!!!!

I guess there will be two types of people reading this post. One that thinks I am absolutely insane after reading the title of this post and the other who gets my drift… If you have followed me on social media you would have seen that a couple of weeks back I posted a picture...
Tutorial: Deep Green Smoky Eyes

Tutorial: Deep Green Smoky Eyes

We all love a nice smoky eye don’t we? My last tutorial was all about how to get a quick and easy everyday smoky eye. For this tutorial I am going to bring you some colour. A pop of green to be exact. Who said blue eyed gals cannot wear green makeup!! For this tutorial...
WET N WILD BRINGS YOU THE HOTTEST MAKE UP IN TOWN THIS SUMMER!

WET N WILD BRINGS YOU THE HOTTEST MAKE UP IN TOWN THIS SUMMER!

Add a splash of colour to your make-up bag this summer with US Mega Brand WET N WILD® and their new collection! WET N WILD® is known as #irelandsbestkeptbeautysecret being the trusted beauty destination for on-trend, industry tips and tricks providing quality and all at an extremely attractive price point! Exciting new additions to the WET...
Top Picks: Illuminating Bases

Top Picks: Illuminating Bases

Summer skin for me should be glowing, radiant and luminous BUT……without looking like an oily mess. I love a full coverage foundation and don’t like to change this too much when the weather gets warmer so instead I tend to apply an illuminating base under my foundation or sometimes I even mix in some with...
Anita's May Beauty Favourites

Anita’s May Beauty Favourites

Well hello there my beauties. So far May has been another crazy month for me and next week is a pretty hectic week so i have decided to come to you a little early and tell you all the things I have loved for the month of May. This month they are all beauty picks...
Anita's Picks: Favourite Primers

Anita’s Picks: Favourite Primers

As a makeup artist and fanatic two of the main questions I am asked are: 1) What is a primer and do I need one? 2) What is your favourite primer? Well today I am going to breakdown both of the above questions into a simple little post that will hopefully help you all firstly...