Brand Focus: Sainsbury’s Boutique Makeup

DSC_0953Finding a collection of good quality, easy to use products during your weekly shop might not be what every beauty addict is expecting. But next time you’re in Sainsbury’s keep an eye out for the Boutique collection. This is a huge of 11 lipstick shades, 10 single eyeshadows and 9 lipglosses, blushers and bronzers, so plenty to choose from. Let’s find out, out of this massive collection, which products are the best… View Post

Blogger Event: Valentines Day with Dior

Made From Beauty Blogger Event: Valentines Day with DiorOccasionally an email pops into my inbox that is really really exciting. As a new blogger (Made From Beauty only recently turned one, check out the post here) I’m always looking for new events to attend and new people to connect with, so opening my inbox to find an invitation from West Quay Southampton to an exclusive Dior Valentines Day Event…well, it doesn’t get much better than this!

With pink champagne flowing, we were treated to an exclusive look at some of Dior’s most beautiful backstage products and secrets. Our wonderful expert, Gemma, was on hand to talk us through looks perfect for Valentines Day, like the classic smokey eye with taupe shades and healthy, glowing skin. View Post

Brand Focus : Yves Saint Laurent

Made From Beauty Brand Focus YSLIn the beauty world, there are two brands that always jump out at me when I think of luxury: Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent.

I haven’t been able to part with my cash for anything from Chanel yet, although there are a few bits I’d like to pick up!

But I’ve been able to work up a little collection of YSL goodies over the past couple of years, so I thought I’d put a post together to take a closer look at the brand. View Post