When first starting in the role of an allocator, phrases were being thrown around - and I just did not have a clue. So, I've taken the liberty to create a somewhat definitive guide to the language used. I recently moved from Manchester to London. It's full circle because I'm originally from London and moved to Manchester … Continue reading The Merchandising Glossary: A Guide to Being an Allocator
Okay, so there is an interesting story behind this purchase. I was in my local TK Maxx (yet again), and I found this unscathed Cargo bronzer without a price tag. So, I decided to take this to the till, the sales assistant tilted their head to the side with confusion whilst checking the product and … Continue reading Fall Bronze? A review and swatch of Cargo Bronzer in Medium
***WARNING! This article may contain graphic images*** So, I'm sure that many of you has seen the Baby Foot craze sweep over Buzzfeed and Refinery29, and YouTube. However, when making a pit stop at my favourite TK Maxx store, I found this beauty. This came in a pack of two and was sold for £7.99 … Continue reading Purederm Botanical Choice Exfoliating Foot Mask: My foot peel experiment
Whilst spending copious amounts of money on BeautyBay, I received this sample along with my order. On BeautyBay you get to choose what samples you get, and this looked wonderful for my oily as heck skin. This product has 4 out 5 star reviews on BeautyBay - in fact it's a bestseller! So it must … Continue reading The Oily Diaries: Pores No More Dr Brandt Primer Review + Swatches (Try On)
Ever since moving to Manchester, one thing that I have noticed is how much better TK Maxx is up here. There are better finds, the make up is not opened and thrown everywhere as much, and bigger brands can be found at the outlets. My closest TK Maxx is The Fort in Cheetham Hill, and … Continue reading TK Maxx Gems: K-Beauty Overload!
After years of using brow pencils and cringing from those irreversible moments where I overdrew my eyebrows, I thought I definitely needed a change. In the height of the "instagram brow" I want to opt for something more natural which enhances what I already have (which granted is not so much). My hair colour is a … Continue reading Brow Power! Benefit Gimme Brow Review + Swatch (Shade 03 Medium)
Coffee houses, rent controlled apartments, and bad dates. The TV show that captivated a decade has finally made a come back in the form of a festival. Now, I love Friends it has to be one of my most loved shows. I had first heard about FriendsFest last year, however, I heard about this through … Continue reading What is FriendsFest really like?
Matte lips. We've been seeing a lot of this everywhere, it's the 2016 buzzword. We've even seen Avon commercials claiming their "matte lipsticks are more matte than mac". They're just not for me, my lips dry out so easily and being that I work in an office environment this doesn't help my case. I love … Continue reading Anti-Matte: L’Oreal Colour Riche Made For Me Intense lipstick – 254 Kiss & Blush Review&Swatches
Just like you, when I hear the word sale, my eyes widen and my pupils dilate. Whilst I was in Sweden I found a few good finds in & Other Stories there, but it wasn't enough. On that night, I took to online shopping. The sale online is really great, but of course this late … Continue reading & Other Stories: Sale Edition
Today I will be travelling to Stockholm and and I want to share with you what I will be packing. If you're like me, you like no fuss while you're away. I'm all about being quick out the door so I can explore more when I'm travelling. To start with, I'm a huge fan of … Continue reading Hej! Packing for beauty in Stockholm