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Posted by on Jan 10, 2015 in Makeup | 1 comment

Miners – Eye Make-Up Selection

Miners – Eye Make-Up Selection

A few weeks ago I was sent this eye make-up selection from budget make-up brand Miners, but given the excitement of Christmas and New Year it’s taken me a while to get around to reviewing them. When I think of the brand Miners it reminds me of the very first eyeshadow palette I had as a little girl (a cast-off from my Mum!), it was a pale blue duo and I used it when I was dressing up. I’d forgotten about the brand to be honest, as I’d not seen anything from them for years, but 2014 was the year I was to rediscover Miners and their new, modern cosmetics. This is Define & Line Liquid Eyeliner*, the shade is called Blue but to be honest it’s very dark – more of a navy. The applicator is a hard wand which makes it quite easy to apply an even straight line along the lashes. The product is fairly liquid, I thought it was quite watery at first, but the colour is...

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Posted by on Feb 20, 2014 in Makeup | 3 comments

Rimmel – Scandaleyes Waterproof Kohl Kajal Pencil in Silver

Rimmel – Scandaleyes Waterproof Kohl Kajal Pencil in Silver

My name is Laura and I am addicted to coloured eye pencils…… there, I’ve admitted it! I do love a good coloured eye pencil, my make-up box is home to a fair selection of dark and brightly coloured Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencils, but I don’t think Urban Decay has a good range of paler colours so I was on a mission to bag myself something a bit paler and shimmery… and this Scandaleyes Waterproof Kohl Kajal Pencil in Silver just fits the bill. The tip of the pencil is really really soft and this makes it really easy to apply to the eye, you hardly need to press at all and it doesn’t cause the skin to drag. What’s more, once it has been on the skin for a couple of minutes it becomes really waterproof – after I had applied the pencil to my arm to take the below swatch image I tried hard to remove it just using warm water and cotton wool and it...

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