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MUA {Palette & Lip Stick}

I was recently given an MUA (Make Up Academy) Palette and Lip Stick by my friend. I have never used the brand before but I have seen it floating around in shops and when it was given to me I was really excited to try the brand out so here are my first impressions, enjoy!

Lip Stick:Shade 16, Nectar I was given this Lip Stick in the shade 16, Nectar. The packaging is sleek and I love the fact that you can see the colour on the bottom. This lip sticks formula is creamy and I find it to have great colour pay off but this colour is a bright, vibrant coral so I find that dabbing it on the lips and then blending gives a more flattering finish. It has a soft vanilla scent and I believe I will only grow fonder of the MUA lip sticks.
- Eye Shadow Palette: Undressed This is a stunning palette, with a mixture of pretty nudes and smokey metallics. Its has colours with a matte finish or with slight shimmer and the shadows are really pigmented and long lasting. This palette is a great one for travell…

Tanya Burr Cosmetics {Lips and Nails}

In my opinion Tanya Burr does some of the best make up tutorials online and so when I found out about her cosmetics range I knew I had to buy some. Here is what I think, enjoy!

The Lip gloss: Picnic in the Park. The Lip glosses are available in a range of colours and finishes. I love this gloss and I can't find anything negative about it. The doefoot applicator is a perfect shape for an easy application. It is a long lasting gloss and is very pigmented. The gloss smells of strawberries and the packaging is very sleek. I love this colour as it is great for spring and summer as it has a bright pink with coral undertones.

The Nail Polish: Penguin Chic. The nail polishes are also available in a wide range of colours and Penguin Chic is a colour which seems to go with everything. It's a grey colour with purple and brown undertones and I think it would look great on most skin tones. Penguin chic is a colour for all year round, and I think it's a great first nail polish for that re…