cosmetics · Gel manicure · Gel polish · Makeup · Nail art · Nail polish · nail varnish · Nails · Sally Hansen

Beauty review: Sally Hansen Miracle gel nail polish

I picked this up on a whim whilst food shopping a few weeks ago. I’m often found buying beauty and cosmetic items I don’t strictly need if left unsupervised… The review: I bought the set which is bottom and top coat for £14.99 Pigment: I love gold/chrome/metallic shades and wasn’t disappointed with my “Game of… Continue reading Beauty review: Sally Hansen Miracle gel nail polish

Beauty · cosmetics · Ilamasqua · lipstick · Makeup · summer

Beauty review: Ilamasqua Lipstick – Bare

Alert – must buy announcement. Ilamasqua is a British beauty brand which I love because it has such high quality products and is cruelty free (always a big plus in my book) I don’t know about you but I am constantly on the look out for the perfect nude lipstick. For me a good nude… Continue reading Beauty review: Ilamasqua Lipstick – Bare

Beauty · cosmetics · Fake bake · Fake tan · Fashion · Gradual tan · Makeup · St Tropez · summer · Tan · Tanning

Beauty review: St Tropez Classic Gradual Tan

There’s been radio silence on The Lamont Edit lately. My real life job has been quite hectic so my hobbies have had to take a bit of a back seat. I’m exhausted mentally and physically as a result. Anyone else feel that their job is sucking the life out of them? Anyway onto the review.… Continue reading Beauty review: St Tropez Classic Gradual Tan

Beauty · cosmetics · Lady danger · lipstick · mac · Mac lipstick · Russian red

Beauty review: Mac lipstick

I’ve been trying to decide which type of red lipstick looks best. Red Mac lipstick to be specific.  I’ve been trialling a more orange based red – Lady Danger alongside a blue based red -Russian red.  The contestants! Top – Russian red, bottom – Lady Danger So a little info about me, I’m relatively fair… Continue reading Beauty review: Mac lipstick

Beauty · cosmetics · Fashion · lipgloss · lipstick · liquid lipstick · Makeup · Maybelline

Beauty review: Maybelline Vivid Matte Liquid

I bought these liquid lipsticks on impulse a few weeks ago.  The colours attracted me, they looked like really pretty nude shades. I bought “Nude flush” and “Nude thrill” Overall, after trying them I wasn’t massively impressed. The texture is a little streaky without the colour payoff you’d expect, you have to build to get… Continue reading Beauty review: Maybelline Vivid Matte Liquid

Beauty · Benefit · Bronzer · cosmetics · Highlighter · Makeup · Sunbeam

Beauty review: Benefit sunbeam

I’ve decided that it needs to be summer time already and have been buying make-up accordingly. My most recent purchase was the Benefit Sunbeam which refers to itself as a “Golden Bronze Complexion Highlighter” It’s a liquid product that comes in a little bottle with a brush applicator (similar to a large nail polish bottle)… Continue reading Beauty review: Benefit sunbeam

Beauty · cosmetics · Essie · Fashion · Gel manicure · Gel polish · Makeup · Manicure · Nail art · Nail polish · nail varnish · Nails

Beauty review: Essie Gel Couture Nail Polish 

I impulse bought Essie Gel nail polish the other day. I enjoy making my nails look nice and am a nail polish collector. Having worn this nail polish for about 3 weeks now I feel like I’ve had enough time to review it. It’s not a one coat wonder, you’ll need two coats for vibrant… Continue reading Beauty review: Essie Gel Couture Nail Polish