Make-Up of the Day | July 2016

Last week when I went to The Maker Club event with Tania, her face was so absolutely flawless, I begged her to let me in on her secret. It was Too Faced’s Born This Way foundation! I was all over that and I forced her to Debenhams so I could get colour-matched. Aaaand they were out of stock. So I bought some online and picked it up last Wednesday.

As I’d got a few new bits of make-up recently; including the Lasting Perfection concealer from Collection, the Sleek True Colour Lipstick in Liqueur* and the Sleek Eau La La Liner in Black*, I figured I’d do a little make-up of the day post so I could test everything out!

For the eye area, I started by lining my upper lids with the Rimmel pen liner and added the Sleek liner to the bottom lashline. I’ve been using the Rimmel Kohl soft pencil since I was 16 so I was dubious about using another pencil eyeliner. I think I’ve honestly been converted! It lasted all day! And I used it on the hottest day last week and it was still all there when I got home. I love, love love it! And apparently they’re versatile too, you can use them as eye or lip liners! I used my W7 In The Nude palette for my lids.

I finished my eyes off with a slick of Maybelline’s Lash Sensational mascara and my brows were of course done with my beloved Sleek brow kit. 

I used my trusty RT sponge to blend my foundation and went over any spots with the concealer. How gorgeous does that bottle look??


Finally I put some Sleek lipstick on and OMG, I absolutely love it!! Its such a gorgeous nude colour ♥ Although it’s tiny, it packs one hell of a punch and it’s completely buildable.


This was a really pretty but casual day look which I teamed with a messy half bun.


I’m definitely loving the foundation although I’ll have to try it a few more times to see whether I love it more than my beloved Double Wear Light!!

What’s your favourite foundation? LEt me know in the comments below 🙂

*I was sent these to review but views are all my own.

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  1. Beautiful look Holly, I love the products you used. W7 I really love and that concealer I have been using for the past 2 weeks now and it’s fab! Not used Sleek before, but I really want to try out their products.
    Great Blog Post honey.

    1. I’m really pleased with it. And the lady at debenhams is lovely if you were going to get colour matched. *Snort* palest foundation for you?

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