Review: Urban Decay Heat Palette

There has been so much controversy on the internet about this palette and I was really unsure whether or not I actually wanted to buy it, but, knowing me, I was a sucker for the how beautiful the shadows looked and honestly, I do not regret buying this! This palette contains amber-hued neutrals - including warm…

Review: MAC Studio Fix Fluid Foundation

I have combination skin and I don't always have good skin days, so I need a foundation that is accustomed to the days where my skin just doesn't want to agree with me! I've had a love/hate relationship with the MAC Studio Fix Fluid and after using the Estee Lauder Double wear, I can definitely…

Embracing my Indian-Tamil heritage

Where ever you are in the world, there is a societal pressure to look a certain way because there was only one beauty standard, however, over the years beauty has been evolving and that one stubborn standard is slowly diminishing. Growing up, my cultural ethnicity was the minority and I found it difficult to "fit in".…

Review: ABH Modern Renaissance Eyeshadow Palette

If you're a beginner at makeup when you take a look at this palette, your first instinct is probably to pass this up and maybe go for a palette of more muted colours, with tonnes of soft nudes and various tones of browns. However, the ABH Modern Renaissance palette is very versatile and has a beautiful…