Showing posts from May, 2017

Why turning 18 scares the crap out of me

It’s well into September of 2017, which means only one thing. The school year I turn 18. What I mean by this is it’s the start of people who I grew up with, went to school with, am friends with, turning 18. This scares me greatly. Most people can’t wait until their 18th birthday. They can’t wait to “legally” be able to do all the things they have wanted to do and have been doing anyway since they were 15. Me, well I’m shitting it.

I am not a big partier so the whole “going out” thing doesn’t bother me too much. Yes, I will now and then, but it’s not something I’m desperate to do. There are so many things that terrify me about turning 18, here a few.
·University. Do I want to go? Do I not? ·What am I doing life wise for that matter? ·Adult prices of things (boo hoo) ·Pressure. I ain’t a kid anymore. ·Where have all the years gone? Can I just press restart? ·More on that matter, I felt like I wasted my teen years for so many reasons. That makes me sad, and I feel like turning 18 signifies a…

Sunday treat // Buy one get one free on selected Real Techniques

Hey hey! Don't you just love a good ol' treat post? Today's post certainly lives up to previous ones in the terms of excitement and bargainess (if that's a word). Let's get on with it.

Real techniques make some of my favourite brushes, so when I saw they had a buy one get one free deal on I had to grab some. I ended up picking up the sculpting brush and the blush brush. The sculpting brush is a dense "buffing" style brush, whilst still being incredibly soft. I can imagine this being perfect for foundation or cream contouring. I picked this up initially for my colourpop highlighter, as I wanted something synthetic and dense, as the highlighters have a weird creamy powder consistency. On second thought, it might be a bit big, so I'll probs use it for the other uses I mentioned before. I really want the setting brush - I think that would be perfect, but it is always out of stock. I'm desperate to get my hands on it.

The second brush I picked up was t…