Posts in Product Reviews
The Longwear Foundation that Actually Lasts

The road to finding the perfect long-wear foundation is long and littered with the carcasses of products that didn't live up to the claims. But today, we celebrate a small victory. I have (thanks to your recommendations) found a foundation that actually lasts on my oily skin, and it's almost perfect....

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Estee Lauder Double Wear Nude Water Fresh Foundation Review

Apologies in advance for repeating myself if you're a regular round here, but for the newbies out there my name is Sharon and I have ridiculously oily skin. I am on a quest to find the perfect foundation that lasts on my greasy face, but doesn't look dry or cakey and I tell ya, the struggle is real. 

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Top Products for My Blonde, Processed Hair.

I'm not sure that blondes have more fun, but they definitely have a lot of work to do to maintain their golden locks. I've had my mop just about every colour, from green, pink, black, blue and back to my current blonde tone, and although blonde has not been the hardest to maintain (that title goes to green; two washes and my hair looked like swamp water), it's still a constant struggle to keep it healthy, shiny and free of brassiness.

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The Worst Foundation I've Ever Tried

This is a first impression review of the Tarte Clay Stick foundation and OH DEAR LORD it's horrbile. To give you some context, I have extremely oily skin and it's normal for me that a foundation will look shiny at the end of the day, but this was next level. We have a veritable smorgasbord of bad things happening on my face - separating, flakiness, shininess and areas where it's rubbed clean off. Yes ladies and gents, I think this may be the worst foundation I've ever tried.

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A PM Skincare Routine

I titled this post 'A PM Skincare Routine' as apposed to 'My PM Skincare Routine' because right now, I don't really have a routine. I get sent a lot of skincare products to try so I'm constantly testing out news stuff and swapping out this for that. Think of today's video as more a 'sample menu'; a selection of products that I think work well to remove a full face of makeup and prepare my skin bed...

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A Chatty First Impression of the Urban Decay Naked Heat Palette

Fair warning guys, this is a helluva video. It's been quite a while since we've sat down together for a chat so I wanted my first video back to be casual and rambly. I've been away from the internet for nearly two months due to jaw surgery (you can rear more about that here) and my annual trip back home to Ireland...

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Testing Magnetic False Lashes! What the...?

#SHARIMA are back and today we're testing Magnetic False Eyelashes - yes, that's right, false lashes that attach to your eyes with magnets. Could this be the next great beauty innovation? Karima Mckimmie and I find out - hilarity ensues. Press play on the video below to see ifwe liked them and read more below about my thoughts on them after wearing them for a full day...

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