Is Foundation OVER Powder The Key to Flawless Skin?

Earlier this week I spotted the latest craze, and a craze it is. Applying powder, and then your foundation. Hmm. Is the discoverer of this craze crazyΒ or a genius? What kind of psychopath applies their foundation over powder? This is an extreme no-no in the makeup realm. I just had to find out myself, and [...]

How To Avoid Cakey Foundation

Foundation is an absolute lifesaver. For those days when your skin is a little worse for wear, or a big spot has developed right in the middle of your forehead over night, foundation is always there for us to lean on. But when we're trying to cover up our hyper-pigmentation, large paws, blackheads and spots, [...]

The Summer Holiday Beauty Products You *Need* To Pack

With the summer finally approaching, we're usually rushing around making sure we have enough bikinis, probably dieting a tad too much, and more concerned with our espadrilles and floral playsuits than what beauty products we're going to take, because all we need to buy is a tanned foundation, right? Wrong. During the summer, we need [...]

My Top 10 Foundations

As the name suggests, foundation is the foundation of every makeup look, so finding the perfect foundation is the goal - well, mine anyway. Like many of you out there, I started my foundation journey with the classic Dream Matte Mousse foundation by Maybelline. Thankfully, I'm long past the days where I'd smother my face in the ten-shades-too-dark foundation with my fingers, and I'm finally at peace with my foundation selection.