September Favourites…

I know, I know it’s not the end of September yet …but I didn’t do an August favourites. There was quite a lot going off and I never got around to it.

This you may say is an August / mid September favourites! (hey I like to be different)

First up is a lipstick I’ve been wearing morning, noon and night.

NYX matte lipstick in ‘MLS19 – Euro Trash’ – a perfect highly pigmented pink / deep beige.

I’m loving matte lipsticks at the moment, which doesn’t mean I’ve abandoned my gloss. The matte is just having it’s moment.

I put it on and it stays there – no running up my face in the little lines I have above my lip.   Many a time I’ve gone to the ladies and despaired as I looked in the mirror. Lip-gloss every where seemingly apart from my lips!

It’s creates a bold lip without being too much in your face. My only negative would be that it doesn’t have great staying power but nothing a quick re-apply wouldn’t  fix.

I’ve tried a few products from NYX , I’m also a big fan of the lip butters.

Purse friendly this Matte lipstick set me back just £6.50 and I purchased it from Boots. There’s a great range of shades with something to suit everybody.


Happy New Year & FOTD

So here we are 2014…

I hope you brought it in with a big bang whether you were out partying the night away or having a relaxed one at home.

I put this together yesterday (I like to mess and be creative) and because I like it so much I thought I would share it with you all. It sums up some of the highlights of 2013…

London. Wimbledon. Elvis Costello. Porn Star Martini’s. Butlers in the buff.Alvor.Special Friends. Mum kicking cancer. Saying goodbye to Grandma

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