Pisces Beauty

Pisces Beauty

Clarins eyeliner
$35 – nelly.com

LORAC blush
beautybar.com

Benefit mascara
$31 – debenhams.com

I’ve Been Really Loving Fall Lip Colours This Season!

I've Been Really Loving Fall Lip Colours This Season!
These are the lip colours that I’ve really been loving for the fall season. What colours have you been raving about?!

Giorgio Armani matte lipstick
$40 – johnlewis.com

TheBalm makeup
kohls.com

Chanel matte lipstick
beautyencounter.com

Fall home decor
surlatable.com

Halloween home decor
designerstencils.com

A New Makeup Brand (LiSi)

I discovered a new makeup brand today you guys!

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I forgot how exactly I came across it but I was browsing the web and – poof – there it was. The brand is called LiSi Cosmetics and they sell affordable high end makeup products on their site.

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I don’t know why but whenever I’m checking out a makeup brand I always check their foundation and brushes first. Their brushes from what I saw seem really great and the price range for them is very reachable to you budget beauties out there. Almost half of the brushes at LiSi are duos and so again there’s a really great price for them. The only downfall I can see online is that there are no brush sets available.

Foundation wise, they offer a wide colour range for every ethnicity which I really like. They liquid, powder and cream-to-powder foundations available. The liquid foundation is suitable for every skin type, it’s oil and wax free which would allow for breathable coverage. There cream-to-powder foundation claims to be smooth and never cakey and is suitable for all skin types. The pressed powder is only recommended for normal to oily skin types.

LiSi has a good range of lip liners, glosses and sticks and nail lacquers as well. They have brow pencils, gels and powder duos and pretty much any makeup product available on their site except lip stains, BB and CC creams.

I’m really eager to try out some of there products to give you guys a real view of the brand and their products and not just what the brand says about themselves, I mean if there mascara was crap they wouldn’t tell you that now would they? But I just wanted to share my discovery with you guys, maybe you’d never heard of them and bow you want to check out their products too?

LiSi has its store in Greenwich Village, New York.

Have you used LiSi products before?

What’s your view of the brand?

I’ll talk to you in the next post. Bye!

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Natalie Portman In Christian Dior Couture – ‘Thor: The Dark World’ Paris Premiere

“Calm self-confidence is as far from conceit as the desire to earn a decent living is remote from greed.”
– Channing Pollock

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Natalie Portman took this Christian Dior Spring Couture dress straight from the runway to the red carpet.

Yesterday evening she stepped out for the ‘Thor: The Dark World’, world premiere in London in another Christian Dior dress. She stepped out again this evening to promote promote the movie at the Le Grand Rex for the Paris premiere.

Natalie was stunning in a Christian Dior Spring 2013 v-neck nude frock that features a black overlay accented with yellow-and-orange blossom sequin appliqués.

It’s no secret that Natalie Portman is a lover of Dior gowns.

I liked that she added a black belt with the outfit, it really adds emphasis to her waist! She also styled the dress with gold strappy Charlotte Olympia ‘Gilda’ leather-free sandals, barely there make-up, a black timepiece and sleek tresses.

What do you think about this look?

Love it? Hate it?

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Let’s Have A Chat!

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Sunday. Sunday. Sunday.

Does anybody else dread the day before work starts again, it’s like Saturday is the only real weekend day.

I’m actually procrastinating right now by writing this post. I have a bit of home work and it’s already 8pm.

I’m still trying to get the hang of blogging, being more personal with you guys. I’ve been meaning to put up a ‘This is Me’ post, but my camera’s charger has been missing for ages and I just managed to find it today, I’d still need a photographer though. But, don’t worry, I’ll get that to you guys soon.

I just wanted to blab meaninglessly for awhile, so, I’ll talk to you in the post. Thank you guys for supporting my blog!

Love you guys lots

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Savvy Saturday

Savvy Saturday

By Malene Birger fitted top
$285 – bymalenebirger.com

Jane Norman blue shorts
$45 – janenorman.co.uk

White platform shoes
nastygal.com

Chain link necklace
dailylook.com

River Island gold tone chain necklace
$19 – riverisland.com

What do you guys think of the outfit?
Bye and lots of love.

Katy Perry is the New Face of CoverGirl

“There can be no happiness if the things we believe in are different from the things we do.”
– Freya Stark

Katy Perry for CoverGirl

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Just yesterday, CoverGirl announced that singer Katy Perry will be the next face of the brand, joining the likes of Drew Barrymore, Queen Latifa, Sofia Vergara and Janelle Monae!

Katy’s first début isn’t scheduled until the spring of 2014, but both her the CoverGirl shared the picture above yesterday – a little teaser of what’s to come!

To get the romantic look Katy is rocking in the photo, try CoverGirl’s Clean Glow blush in Roses, Clump Crusher Extensions Lash Blash mascara and LipPerfection lipstick in Euphoria 360.

Katy Perry is said to be showcasing bold new looks created by make-up artist and CoverGirl global creative director Pat McGrath.

Are you excited about the new face of CoverGirl?

Excited to see what the first commercial is going to look like?

Love you lots you guys,

Dani Shannon

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Allure Best of Beauty 2013 available at Sephora

Allure Best of Beauty 2013 available at Sephora
These are just 12 of 60 products available at Sephora that have been voted as Allure’s Best of Beauty 2013.
I love shopping at Sephora website, they have a wide range of top quality products – with awards to prove it – to choose from at really great prices. This is a really short post, I know, but I just wanted to tell you guys about this.

Outfit of the Month |October|

Hey you guys, I’ve been kind of irregular on my postings but I’m going to get under control.

I wanted to put together my first ‘outfit’ for my blog and I wanted it to relate to October. So I did a little research and found out that the October birthstone is Opal, and so that’s what the outfits going to be centred on. I hope you like!

October Outfit (VRO)

I used Polyvore.com for this picture.

Silver Opal Ring from Etsy.com – $18

Faux Leather T-Strap Wedges from FOREVER 21 – $30

Butter LONDON Nail Lacquer from beauty.com – $15

Life in Progress Pants from FOREVER 21 – $28

‘I Only Date Super Heroes’ Sweatshirt from FOREVER 21 – $23

Zara Messenger Bag with Metal handle – $80

‘Emily’ hat from from CHEAP MONDAY at farfetch.com – $30

Long Opal Rondelle Illusion Necklace by Loft at loft.com – $30

How would you style the opal stone?

See you guys in the next post.

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October: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

This month is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

“I have heard there are troubles of more than one kind.

Some come from ahead and some from behind.

But I’ve bought a big bat. I’m all ready you see.

Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me!”

– Dr. Seuss

Breast Cancer Fashion:

These are some fashion-forward breast cancer inspired ensembles. The first image is from Chicago’s, ‘Fashion’s Fight Against Breast Cancer’, event.

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In honour of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I’ve pulled together a few quotes to inspire and give hope to those battling the disease.

1.

“People go through challenging moments of losing people and of having their life threatened from illness and real grief. But they get through it. And that’s the testament to the human spirit and it’s — we are fragile, but we also are divine”.

2.

“I’m here today because I refused to be unhappy. I took a chance”.

3.

“Get up every day, love God, and do your best. He will do the rest!”

4.

“Breast cancer changes you, and the change can be beautiful.”

– Jane Cook, Breast Cancer Survivor

5.

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow.”

-Mary Anne Radmacher

6.

“You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.”

– Eleanor Roosevelt

7.

“When life kicks you, let it kick you forward.”

– Kay Yow

8.

“Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dear to win.”

– Bernadette Devlin

9.

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

– Helen Keller

10.

“Having had cancer, one important thing to know is you’re still the same person at the end. You’re stripped down to near zero. But most people come out the other end feeling more like themselves than ever.”

– Kylie Minogue

11.

“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.”

– Winston Churchill

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Breast cancer can happen to anyone, man or woman, and donating to cancer research groups can help to find a cure.

You can donate and find more information about breast cancer at Find A Cure.


Bye you guys

Dani Shannon

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