Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Friday, August 26, 2011

Pout Paints by Sleek Makeup; Review & Demo.

Hey Guys:)

These juicy little numbers were sent to me by Sleek Makeup recently & I've been having tonnes of fun since then playing around with them & creating new colours.

The ones I got were.....

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Sedona Lace 12 pc. Pro Brush Set Giveaway!

Hey Everyone!!

Sedona lace sent me out their 12 piece professional brush set about 3 or 4 weeks ago for consideration....
I of course had to choose the pink set, it is way too lovely not to!
And I can happily say that I consider this a really nice brush kit, with a nice range of brushes, a nice brush roll & an even nicer price!!!

The set is available from Sedona Lace, comes in pink & black and costs $59.95.....

Monday, August 15, 2011

Kit Essentials; Disposable applicators from VictoriaLovesBeauty.

Hey Guys!

I was sent these sample applicators absolutely ages ago & was meaning to make a video to show them to ye but kept forgetting!!
But the day I filmed this video, I had once again been asked by a customer/makeup student about where to get the disposable applicators that we have on counter in work. I wouldn't have had a clue either where these are sold, before I got into makeup professionally, but there are a few places to find them!

The website from which I received the samples is.....

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Monochrome Makeup Play!!

Hey Guys,

This was more of a makeup experiment than a proper tutorial but decided to run with it anyhow!
Very obvious Monochromatic look using blacks & whites but any 2 colours could be used, one dark & one light. Just try it out & have fun!

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Shiv's Tricks; Make your foundation last!!

Hey Guys:)

"How do I make my foundation last all day??" - Definitely one of the questions I get asked the most in work!!

Or people will just tell me how their foundation had disappeared by early afternoon or that it separates etc.

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Vampy Eyes & Dark Purple Lips Tutorial.

Hey Guys:)

This look was inspired partly by Hollywood Glamour but mostly by some gorgeous new products I got recently, mostly from Inglot!

Shiv's Tricks; Applying Powder Blusher!

Howdy Guys,
In my continuing effort to have super short but still information packed videos for ye along side my longer tutorials, this is the start of what will be an on-going series of "Shiv's Tricks" Videos. They will be short videos under 5 min in length sharing short & snappy makeup & beauty tips.

This first one is about how to apply Blusher without overloading the skin with colour.

I use;
Inglot Matte Blush 20
Sigma F15 Brush
Mac Mineralize SkinFinish Natural in Light


Take Care,