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Thursday, 29 December 2011

Holy Land Cosmetics

                                                           Hello My Lovelies!


Back in November I was contacted by a Business Reflextion PR representative asking me if I wanted to try their products. First thing I thought was I had never heard of the company before but being a beauty blogger I am always happy to try new things in the market. I took about a week researching about the company before I accepted the offer. The representative told me to choose products I wanted to try so the line I originally wanted to try based on my own skincare needs was not available at that time so they sent me other products instead.



Here is the Brands Mission
The Holy Land brand is used worldwide by leading dermatologists,medical aestheticians and beauty therapists to provide result-oriented treatments for all skin types and aesthetic problems. The effectiveness of our products,along with the ability to combine formulations fromdifferent product lines,enable experts to provide non invasive treatments for an extensive  variety of conditions and tailor skincare regimens according to their clients' needs with signaificant,visible results



Here are some of the things  they offer
. Anti Aging Cosmeceuticals
. Eye Contour Treatment
. Acne skincare
. Skincare brightening
. Dry skincare
. Oily skincare
. Whitening
. Sunbrella
. Body treatment& various


I was sent several samples to try but will only talk about the ones I have used

ProBiotic 3 in 1 Soap,Cleanser and Toner
This is from the ProBiotic Range and claims to remove environmental debris and makeup without drying or irritating the skin leaving it feeling refreshed. This cleanser felt so soft when I I applied it on my face. I used it to cleanse my face for 3days,my skin felt clean and moisturised. It did have a very faint fragrance but you can barely smell it. I wouldnt know if it removes makeup because I didnt have enough samples to try taking off the makeup. I must say that it did not irritate my sensitive dry to combination skin. Overall It did cleanse my face and I was pleased with the results I would buy this cleanser and recommend to all to try it

Renew Formula Hydro Soft
This is from the Renew Formula its a lightweight moisturiser,easily absorbed without leaving an oily sheen on the skin. I used this moisturiser for a couple of days. It left my skin hydrated and looking smooth. With continued use you are bound to have a younger looking complexion. I really loved using this moisturiser I would buy it again and recommend everyone looking for a great everyday moisturizer to try it


C the Success Vitamin C Cream
This is from the C the Success Range it fights free radical damage and improves skintone and texture, Vitamin C success cream is a hydrating cream that protects against sun damage,improves pigmentation problems and is a key co factor in the production of collagen. It is ideal for all skin types. Having used this cream for about 4days my skin looked brighter and felt very smooth. It left my skin moisturised without being greasy. I really loved the texture of this cream,would buy it and recommend to all those who want radiant skin




If you get a chance please visit their  website here businessreflextion.com or http://www.cliftonforeveryoung.co.uk/ to check what they offer and prices of products. They have a salon in Bristol namely Clifton Forever young where you can pop in. At the salon they offer beauty treatments,body treatments,Botox,Natural Peels and Semi Permanent makeup and will help you choose the right skincare regimen





Disclaimer: These samples were sent to me by a PR representative and that has not affected my opinion. I was not paid to do this review my opinions are 100% genuine and honest






Have a great day
Stay Beautiful&Blessed
Much Love
xoxo

Friday, 23 December 2011

My Fave Makeup Gems for 2011

Hello Chicas

This is a post to share makeup  products I have loved using throughout 2011

Nars smudge proof eyeshadow base- I love this eye primer,my eyeshadow stays in tact all day with no creasing business,makes eyeshadow glide on easily, blend easily and look more intense

Nars eye makeup remover- Removes all traces of light and heavy eye makeup,doesnt irritate the skin at all

Benefit High beam- Highlighter/illuminator- great for addinmg a bit of glow,either mix with your foundation,add on the apples of your cheeks or on your brow bone. Best highlighter I have used

Nars Taos blusher- a desert rose blush which is beautiful on most skintones,highly pigmented&long lasting


Too Faced Duo Sided blush in Pink Provocateur- a candy pink blush with highlighter that can be mixed together to give an everyday beautiful glow

Sleek Rose Gold- a dupe to the famous Nars Orgasm blush this stuff is amaze,I love it its a peachy pink blush with gold undertones

NYX Megashine lipgloss in Gold pink- my lips but better lipgloss,a pinky nude gloss I love it
L'oreal Glam shine lipgloss in Rose blush-  Again another light pink gloss love it
Sleek Pout polish in Rasberry Souffle- contains SPF15,moisturises  lips&gives  a bit of rasberry fuchia tint
Illamasqua Intense lipgloss in Petulant- highly pigmented hot magenta lipgloss,love it

Nars Cheyenne eyeshadow duoGold and bronzey eyeshadow this is perfect for everyday wear and during summer as well. The shadows are pigmented,long lasting and just beautiful

Sugarpill sweetheart palette- You know I love all of the brights hehe these eyeshadows are bright not for the faint hearted,pigmented,long lasting I enjoyed creating bright and bold makeup looks with these

Nails Inc OMP(oh my pink) Bright fuschia colour loved it for spring and summer

Barry M Nail paint Indigo -navy purple like blue perfect for fall&winter

Revlons Nail enamel Tropicana- Bright coral loved it all summer


Sigma Flat top kabuki F80 brush- This has been my everyday foundation nrush,blends in liquid,powder and cream products like a dream. Gives a flawless airbrushed finished look

Avon Angled blusher brush- My first ever blusher brush,I still love it and use it to apply blush on the apples of my cheeks,its very easy to use as it is an angle brush

Mac 217 blending brush- best eyeshadow brush in my collection,I have used it to apply and blend eyeshadows


Nars Niagara lipstick- pinky coral colour

Mac Up the Amp lipstick- Purple with blue undertone colour

Sleek O.M.G true colour lipstick- this is a  very bold bright orange red colour

Sleek True colour lipstick in Fuschiaa pretty fuschia pink colour




WHAT WERE YOUR 2011 FAVOURITES??
If you have any requests or questions about any of these products please let me know




Have a wonderful day
Stay Beautiful&Blessed
Much Love
xoxo












Wednesday, 21 December 2011

Perfumes I loved using 2011

Hello Chicas,Hope y'all doing great.
As the year draws to an end I will be sharing my fave beauty&makeup products of 2011 in the next few posts so today we start with fragrances!!!!!!!!

Lola by Marc Jacobs 50ml perfume
I really love this perfume its a fruity floral fragrances
This was a gift from e better half *last xmas*
This smells wonderful *you smell great thats what you will be told* and is not overpowering
It does last a good couple hours and the packaging is so pretty






Britney Spears Fantasy 100ml perfume
I really love the smell of Fantasy it smells lovely,sweet and girlie
Last all day on me
The packaging is so pretty
Smell very feminine like cotton candy I love it
I have been attached to this perfume since my teen years





Beyonce Heat 50ml perfume
This fragrance feels very energizing
When I put this on it makes me feel sexy and confident
Its just moderate not too strong and not too soft either
Its has peach,amber and vanilla notes
If you want to feel fierce go for Beyonce's heat





These were the fragrances I loved all year round
WHAT WERE YOUR 2011 BEST FRAGRANCES????





Thus all for now Chicas
Have a wonderful day
Stay Beautiful&Blessed
Much Love
xoxo

Sunday, 18 December 2011

Simple Kind to skin Deep Cleansing Face Mask

Hello My Lovelies,How are we all doing??? Hope y'all well


Simple Kind to Skin Deep Cleansing Mask
What Simple says????- A perfect blend of active ingredients and vitamin goodness to draw out deep down dirt and eliminate dead cells. Perfect for even sensitive skin
Contains Pro Vitamin B5 which actively restores,softens and soothes

Contains Vitamin E which moisturises to improve skin condition

Contains Natural Clay which detoxifies and purifies

Contains Sea weed extract which cleanses,soothes and softens

Contains Bisabolol which soothes and calms

Has no Perfume and has no Colour

Has been Dermatologically tested&approved




My thoughts
I really love the texture of this mask,it feels more like a moisturiser than a mud mask. It doesnt dry up my skin  and is great for my sensitive skin. I use this once a week because I have dry skin most times,if you have oily or combination skin I think you can use it 2-3 times as Simple claims. I love this stuff  been using it for 3+ years it leaves my skin feeling clean and as soft as a baby's bum. Love it ,will buy again and recommend to all





This mask is very affordable'just £3.99 from Boots or Superdrug





WHAT FACE MASK DO YOU USE IF ANY????





Thus all for today My Loves
Have a wonderful day
Stay Beautiful&Blessed
Much Love
xoxox

Friday, 16 December 2011

17 Ultimate Volume Lipgloss Review&Swatches

Hello Wonderful Chicas,How are we all doing????



When it comes to lipglosses I prefer non sticky,glossy&long lasting ones not the ones that are sticky and leave gunk on you after a little while(hello Mac lipglasses,Im talking to you) I also dont want no glitter business whatsoever



Today we are going to talk about Boots 17 Ultimate lipglosses.


17 Says:
17 Ultimate Volume lipgloss provides a slick of intense and glossy colour that will leave your lips looking full and plumped. Fragrance free and Dermatologically tested.
I own 4 of these lipglosses
From left shades are Pink Ice,Fuzzy yellow petal flutter,Dainty Indigo,Very berry


Let me tell y'all,I really love these lipglosses.They are non sticky,they last for a good 4-5 hours even when eating and drinking which is fantastic. I love these glosses as they feel very soft and silky on the lips and are not drying. They have great colour payoff and have no chunks of glitter in them

Pink ice (frosty barbie like silver)

Fuzzy yellow petal flutter-( nude rose pink)
Dainty Indigo(bright red)
Very Berry- (deep berry colour)



Well,Im not the best at swatching but I hope you get the image lol





OVERALL THOUGHTS
Quality is great
Value is great  £3.99 from Boots.com and stores
Recommended to y'all lipgloss lovers
They offer a wide variety of shades
Would definitely buy again





Have a wonderful day Chicas
Stay Beautiful&Blessed
Much Love
xoxo




Tuesday, 13 December 2011

Knockout Red Nails

Hello Chicas How are y'all doing???


So my nail polish of the week has to be Knockout Red from Boots 17 Cosmetics. Its a fast finish nail polish that dries in 60seconds perfect for us girls on the go. The colour is amazingly intense,the finish is high glossy shine,the quality is just love. The price is reasonable at just £2.99 from Boots stores and website

I applied Collection 2000 basecoat and one base of Knockout Red


The two negative things I have to mention is that it doesnt last long mine chipped after 3days and the other fact is that its staining even if you apply a  basecoat



Overall thoughts
I really love this polish,I would buy again and I would recommend to all as
there is wide variety of colours to choose from,the price is affordable and the polish dries quickly




WHAT NAIL POLISH ARE YOU WEARING THIS WEEK??



                                                        Stay Beautiful&Blessed
                                                       &
                                                                   

Monday, 5 December 2011

Review: Sigma F80 Flat Top Kabuki Brush

Hello Chicas,How r y'all doing



Today Im going to share my thoughts about the Sigma F80 brush. I won this earlier in the year from my lovely blogger friend Christine's giveaway. Can check her amazing blog here christineiversen.blogspot.com. Having heard all the raves about Sigma from fellow bloggers and youtube Gurus I was dying to try Sigma brushes so when I actually won the F80 it made me a very happy woman lol



What Sigma Says:
The exclusive flat top Synthetic kabuki was designed to deliver a flawless makeup application. The Sigma F80 is a buffer brush that can be used to blend powder or liquid products. The short and dense bristlesmake it easy to buff your liquid foundation. The long handle adds comfort to your makeup application. The Synthetic fibres are ideal to be used with liquid products and can be easily cleaned. Made of Synthetic Sigmax HD filament

First of all  I was amazed by how this brush is incredibly soft. I use this brush to apply my liquid foundations everyday. I have also used it to apply cream blushers,cream foundation and powder blushers and it works just as great

The Sigma F8O really buffs in products into the skin and leaves a nice airbrushed,flawless finish
I have also noticed I use less foundation and products with this brush

The F80 has become my Holy grail  brush for foundation




Final thoughts
I am so in love with this brush,I cant live without it,Its definitely a must have
Another thing I have to mention is that I didnt experience any shedding at all with this brush even tho I wash it 2-3 times a week. I really do recommend this brush to everyone,its worth every penny




HAVE YOU GOT THIS BRUSH???
WHAT ARE YOUR THOUGHTS???



Have a great day
Stay Beautiful&Blessed
Much Love
xoxox






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