Monday Meow: Shu Uemura Lash Curler review

Hey guys. I finally bought a proper lash curler…the famous Shu Uemura one. Which I should have done ages ago because i’ve got giant eyelashes, and zillions of them. It’s actually a genetic mutation that gives me 3 rows of lashes on the top, 2 on the bottom. Sounds cool, but not all of them grow the right way and they poke me in the damn eyeball! So a good … Continue reading

Friday Nails: H.R Giger inspired

Hey Strangekittens. Anyone that knows me, knows I’m a Giger fan. If I could, I’d have my entire home look like Giger’s works. Recently I saw Prometheus, and drooled the entire movie. My husband suggested this, so after a couple of tries, I had a go at it! Giger’s works are intricate and detailed, but as the fingernail is a very small canvas, I took some artistic liberty with it I went for the … Continue reading

Friday Nails: Paint & Feathers

Hey Strangekittens! This week’s look is a painterly, feathered look. I was wandering around the dollar store (again, lol) and this idea popped into my head when I saw some super thin brushes. It’s an oddly pretty look, but I kinda like it. I also picked up a nail dremel, so handy! What you’ll need: A base colour – I used Essie’s Beach Bum blu An accent colour – I … Continue reading

Eyes Wide -10 minute tutorial – How to make your eyes look bigger

Hey Strangekittens, here’s a quick tutorial on an easy way to make your eyes look bigger. It’s also a really natural looking everyday look. This is only for the eyes, I haven’t included doing your foundation/primer, which I did beforehand. I designed this so you can do it anywhere, even if you just have your make up and no brushes. I used my (clean) fingers! Before you ask, yes, my hair is really … Continue reading

Product reviews: Sugar Rose/Fresh Lip Treatments + JB Lip Balm

Hey Strangekittens, This month I’ve been spoiled with many Sephora visits, courtesy of my Beauty Insider card, and theweejenny giving me a hefty gift card for my birthday! So I thought I’d share reviews of my latest haul with you. I’m actually going to do two separate posts, one for the lip stuff, and another for the eye shadows. Today we’re looking at this year’s Sephora birthday gift for their members – a lip balm duo – … Continue reading