Tips For A Flawless Base: Primers

Whenever I talk about my rosacea on social media I am guaranteed to get questions about make up. I post photos of my bare face (like this one) next to photos of me in full make up (like this one) and people sometimes can’t marry the two in their minds. So I wanted to share my tips for a flawless base even when you have a far-from-flawless face!

Tips for a flawless base - primers suitable for sensitive skin, rosacea

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IT Cosmetics Foundation Comparison: CC Cream vs Bye Bye Redness

I had heard so much about the IT Cosmetics products, both from rosacea groups and ‘regular’ make up lovers. The former were particularly excited as the founder of the brand has rosacea herself, so all the products aim to be gentle but effective. Click the video below to see the newest instalment of my Rosacea Review series IT Cosmetics foundation comparison

IT Cosmetics foundation comparison: CC+ Cream vs Bye Bye Redness

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#ROSACEAREVIEW: L’Oréal Paris Age Perfect Foundation

Today’s instalment of my Rosacea Review series is the new L’Oréal Paris Age Perfect Foundation. If you have followed my blog for a while you’ll know that their True Match foundation is one of my go-to, can’t-fail, recommend-to-everyone foundations. So how did their newest release compare?

ROSACEA REVIEW: L'Oréal Paris Age Perfect foundation. How well does it cover my rosacea, how does it feel on the skin, how well does it last on my oily skin?

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2017 Beauty Favourites: My Most Used Products Of The Year

As a beauty blogger I try out a *lot* of make up; receiving exciting new launches and getting to play with products is one of the best parts of my job. As I have new and interesting things arriving all the time, I tend to be a bit of a floozy with my products, jumping from one to the next fairly regularly. But as I looked back over blog posts and instagram selfies from the past year I noticed a few products that cropped up time and again, some products that I tended to reach for more than others, ones that found a permanent place on my dressing table. So here, for your reading pleasure, are my 2017 Beauty Favourites.

2017 Beauty Favourites (Talonted Lex)

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Shine Bright Like A Diamond: Glowy Make Up Edit

I think I may have been a magpie in a previous life. Show me anything shiny or eye-catching and consider my interest well and truly piqued. I tend to wear glitter all year, but you know… ’tis the season, so let’s all embrace the shimmer. Here’s my glowy make up edit… prepare to be dazzled!

Glowy Make Up Edit (Talonted Lex)

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