Showing posts from May, 2012

Competition Giveaway YAY (closed)

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Prize is three amazing summer nail polishes from Rimmel London

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Lovely Glittery Sun-loving Nails! Review on Rimmel, Lacura & Borjois Magic Nail polish remover

Hello everyone,
Phew.... It is so mega hot it is untrue, time to take advantage of our little used (in Manchester UK) summer clothes and makeup looks. I had tochange my nail polish last night as it was a disgrace so I put on my favourite budget nail polish Aldi's Lacura in colour 171 (I know, not a colour but I threw the box away and it really doesn't say on the bottle). 

Any hoo.... I meant to do one, maybe two feature nails with a glitter overlay and loved it so much I did the whole ten nails. I couldn't stop looking at it when I was watching "The Lovely Bones" on TV it was like a new ring or something (easy pleased me). 

I was struck again by the coverage and quality of the Aldi nail polish and can't wait until I am near one again to get more. The Rimmel "I Love Lasting Finish" in colour 500 "Disco Ball" is sensational and went on a like a dream. I got this on 3 for 2 and it was only a couple of pound. I suggest everyone buys it, you will …

Sleep Rollers Review

Hello everyone,
*Before I start I want to say I receive no commission or payment for this review. I bought the rollers with my own money and all views are exclusively my own (phew)*

WIN SLEEPROLLERS HERE!!! Well if you follow me on twitter you will know that I recently purchased 2 packs (20 rollers) of soft foam/Velcro sleep rollers from their site. It is free P&P at the moment which makes it an even more tempting offer. 

Lets start by discussing price, Boots do a similar product at £4.99 for six rollers so to get 20 would cost £19.96 (this would be 24 but who wants 24?) but you do not get a bag to store them in. Sleep rollers are £16.50 inc P&P AND you get a cute pink bag to store them in so it was a no brainer for me.

Right so we love the price and bags what is the quality like? I have Avon advanced techniques and Denman Thermo Velcro rollers to compare them too so I cannot comment on the quality of Boots rollers. Both my other sets of rollers are hard and would be impossible to …

Rimmel Three for two (well it would be rude not to get six!!)

Hi everybody,
I went to the pharmacy yesterday to get a prescription filled for some peroxide cream my GP prescribed for my acne rosacia. Whilst I was waiting I spotted a Rimmel make up stand and went to have a browse (it fills the time, just looking won't hurt right?). I saw a big red sign that said "3 for 2 on all Rimmel products" and my excitement increased ten fold. There were some amazing nail polishes and I needed a NEW, new liquid eyeliner as the Max factor one I bought late last week was absolute pants (I have complained and a voucher is in the mail as we speak).

This is what I bought
The doohickey on the right is a false eyelash clamp and drying stand from Japan

 This is said doohickey out of the pack, it has a soft rubber end and a spring hinge

A swatch of the lipstick

 A swatch of the eyeliner

Nail polishes to die for, on the toes is "Green Envy"

Nails in china glaze with the black crackle on two feature nails, I thought it was too black so I put another …

Debanhams Beauty Club card and Spa sanctury eye Brightenin Gel review

Hey everybody *waves* I hope you are all well?
I recently went to Debenhams and picked up a beauty club card from one of the counters. You don't have to pay anything and start using the card right away (you register it online when you get home). This is a summary of the perks of the card.

NEW! Free delivery (enter code SHBC in your Shopping Bag)NEW! Earn 5 points for every £1 you spend onlineEARN 3 points per £1 in store when you spend £25EXCLUSIVE gifts, offers and samplesFREE beauty makeoversINSIDER tips & advice This is a link to the site

When you get 500 points you get a five pound credit onto your card so it seems a win win situation to me!
This is what I bought online the two days ago and arrived today. 

I have used this for a few years but recently put it on hiatus so I could do a fair review on Garnier eye roll on (will do the review soon I promise). It depuffs, cools and brightens the eye and can be used under or over makeup. I feel it really does reduce the appearance of …

I Luuurve the 80's and Plus Size Outfit Dilemma

I have been loving all the eighties inspired clothes and makeup this season is offering. I feel like the 15 year old girl I was the first time round when I wore these styles as I had a yellow nail varnish then too (but no kids and a skinny body!).

Here is My 80's inspired nails:

I recently bought a stunning top on Ebay and today it arrived (yay!) but I am not sure how to style it. I think some sewing and cutting may be in order to sort it out to my atisfaction. It fits wonderfully in the waist and hips but the top is just all wrong. I wouldn't wear it with the top I wear in the photos I just put it on to show you what I mean.

Soooo Not A Good Look

I was really hoping to wear it as an over shirt with a tank/vest top underneath. What do you think? The pictures don't really do it justice as it is lovely and does have a tie belt with it too

This is the Ebay listing for it.If you want to look at how it should look.

I would really appreciate any advice that can be given to me regardin…

Bewitched into an Amazing Beauty Haul! (honest) and Plus Size OOTD

What an interesting and unusual day I have had today. I am tired but happy as I sit her at my laptop wondering how to convey my total excitement at the way the day unfolded.
My day was supposed to start at 0900 after dropping the kids off at school with a nip to Debenhams for a beauty card (I have been meaning to get one for ages). It didn't get off to the best start as my friend felt ill so needed a bit longer (one and a half hours) to get ready but at least she was still coming. To kill this extra time I had I decided to film an outfit and face of the day (plus size). Since becoming part of the Internet beauty community I feel my confidence has come on in leaps and bounds and I want to promote a positive role model for the larger ladies and girls out there that you don't have to feel dowdy and self conscious you can be positive and feel beautiful. I did my best but it is a little shaky to say the least, form little acorns great oaks grow they say so I am sure I will get bette…

Just trying to get to grips with it and summer trends!

Well I am trying to bite the bullet so to speak and get to grips with my blog. I love babbling on about things and in particular makeup plus size clothes and beauty buzz.
Here are my predictions for summer 2012: I shall be obsessed with chiffon over-shirts brights and pastel nail varnishes, nail art, scarfs and maxi-dresses.
God bless the inventor of the maxi-dress, it is a style that literally suits EVERYONE and can be dressed p or down accordingly. I was wondering about doing outfit of the day (OOTD) on youtube to share my plus size styling? Not sure if anyone wants to see that or not?!? Let me know if you do.
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Lots of kisses
 Two trends I am loving at the moment......... Spring nails and random different coloured nails on one hand.

This is a combo of two Essie colours and one Aldi colour. Can you tell which is which? I got so many compliments on these nails the other day I lost count (and yes, they were unsolicited!!!).
Don't even get me started on the amazing ta…