Paint Me Purple

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Products Used:

– Velour Lashes in ‘Girl You Crazy’

– Urban Decay Electric Palette

– MAC Cosmetics pressed pigment in ‘Black Grape’

– MAC Cosmetics Gel Liner in ‘Dipdown’

– Illamasqua lipstick in ‘Posture’

– Topshop bronzer in ‘Sandcastle’

– The Balm ‘Betty-Lou Manizer’

It seems I just cannot get away from purple. I tried to go for something quite opposite to what you would consider a fall look here. I ditched the dark lip and instead used a pale lilac. One of my all time favourite lipsticks from Illamasqua.

I hope you enjoyed this post and as always, check out the rest of my social media. Until next time.

-Aggyx

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Current Loves | Illamasqua and Topshop

So I know I’ve been away for a very long time but I’ve decided to change the look of my blog a little and start blogging again. I thought I would start with telling you about 3 of my absolute favourite products at the moment.  Image

Topshop’s GLOW in ‘Polish’ £9.00

This highlighter is one of my favourite highlighters of all time. It has almost a kind of creamy mousse consistency which makes it easy to blend onto your skin. I like to apply a little bit underneath my foundation which gives the impression that the glow is coming from my skin underneath. Topshop offers this products in two colours. This creamy light colour, which suits my fair skin tone perfectly, and a rose gold colour called ‘Gold’ which will add a lovely bit of colour to your face along with the highlight.

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 1.Illamasqua’s Precision Ink in ‘Scribe’ £18.00

I don’t know what it is but recently I have been loving crazy coloured eyeliner and I feel like a white liquid liner is pretty out there. The colour goes on so opaque and once it’s on it is there to stay. Great for adding little accents to your eye makeup or if you’re brave enough wearing it as top liner for a unique look;).

2. Illamasqua’s Lipstick in ‘Posture’

I have been eyeing this for AGES! Well I finally bought it and I was not disappointed in the slightest. It’s a very unique, cool lilac lipstic with a matte finish so the staying power is amazing. For me this has been a staple autumn colour although I’m sure I’m going to be wearing it all year round. I’m planning to do a tutorial on a look using this lipstick on my youtube channel so keep and eye out for that if you want some inspiration on how to wear this kind of colour.

-Aggy xo

Review | BareMinerals Buxom Plumping Lip Polish

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BareMinerals Buxom Plumping Lip Polish in ‘Debbie’ 4.45ml, £18.00

I’ve been using this for about a month now. I really wanted to give this lipgloss a good shot before i reviewed it. To be honest i have never been into lipgloss for the sole reason of my lips being really sticky and my hair getting stuck to it. It’s safe to say this is the first lipgloss that hasn’t annoyed me. I don’t feel like i need any ‘plumping up’ when it come to my lips as i am pretty happy with their size but when i apply this lipgloss by itself or over a lipstick it makes my lips looks nice and even but also adds a lovely sheer bit of colour. I definitely wouldn’t recommend this lipgloss to anyone who has a problem with lip products containing menthol as this one contains a lot of it. I quite like the feeling of it on my lips regardless and really enjoy the look of it as well. I also really like the smell of it although i cant quite explain what it smells of. To sum up i recommend this product to anyone who is looking for a sheer bit of colour to even out their lips:) Here is some more shots of the gloss:

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-Aggy xo

Review: Maybelline Super Stay 24hr Lip Gloss

Recently I’ve been absolutely in love with lip products. Lipsticks, lip glosses, lip stains you name it!  I want them all! I have been on a hunt for some very long wearing lip colours for quite a wile now. It seems however long the colour stayed on my lips, it still wasn’t enough for me. I wanted more. About a week ago my prayers were answered and i found these little beauties! Not only is there a great range of colours, they stay on FOREVER and for £8.99 it is soooo worth it. I purchased mines in Boots but i would imagine they’re available in most drugstores that carry Maybelline. The lip gloss goes on really opaque. The product feels sticky on the lips but only until it dries and when it does it is there to stay no matter how many times you drink out of a glass or how many times you eat. The only thing is that my lips did feel a little dry and dehydrated after few hours but that is when the lip balm became usefull. It provided loads of moisture for my lips and did not take off or temper with any of the product already on my lips. One busy day later my lip colour looked exactly the way it did in the morning when i first applied it :-). It is definitely a 10/10 for me :-).

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Here’s what the shades look like on the lips

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– Aggy xo