Simple Eye Look using Hello Beautiful Eye Collection!

So this is a slightly more in depth tutorial than the one I published on Instagram this week. Short, sweet and very very simple, so I hope you enjoy! I so in love with the Anita Grant Eyeshadows. I can’t wait to show you the look I did using Roasted Pear, that colour is just perfect!

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Super sexy yet simple smokey eye look using Anita Grant Hello Beautiful Eyeshadows in Mauve Parfait and Coconut…

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#galaxynail #tutorial now live on #makeuphoney blog! #videotutorial stunning designs and beautiful pictures by Lene from @drommelakken ! Stay tuned for more posts by the Lovely Lene!

Hi Everyone and welcome to my first official guest post on The Makeup Honey Blog! I am so excited to show you this design! It’s been 23weeks since my last attempt and I really want to show you my progress. I’m addicted to progress pictures and before and after pictures, I don’t know why, but I love to see peoples progress. Polishes used in this design are mainly from the O.P.I Nordic collection,…

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Anita Grant Cosmetics – Hello Beautiful Eye Candy Collection

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You might have noticed that during my Quest for Indie goodness, there have been little to no UK Indie Brands. Well step up to the plate Anita Grant Cosmetics! I first came into contact with this brand over on the r/indiemakeupandmore forum on Reddit. They were looking for some MUA’s to do some Pictorials of their work and sent out products to those that they chose. I was lucky enough to be one of…

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Introducing Lene of Drommelakken Nail Blog!

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I am really pleased to announce that Lene from the Norwegian Nail Blog, Drommelakken, will be taking a guest spot on The Makeup Honey to bring nail art videos, pictorials and other fabulous nail related stuff! Her work is amazing and you will be about to find her posts in the shiny new “Nail” section on the menu! Don’t forget to follow her actual blog where she posts very regularly at Drommelakken

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It’s finally over!

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So As I mentioned in an earlier post, I am now done with MUA, Styling and Nail work for a couple of months while I await the newest arrival to the Makeup Honey Clan. It has been an incredibly busy and stressful summer of pregnancy, photoshoots, salon work, office based work, weddings and of course the standard summer sales and. I have had some amazing customers this year and one or two disastrous…

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Playing with my @anitagrant haul! Best way to spend a Sunday!

Eventyrbruden Behind the Scenes

Wedding season is in full swing for those in the wedding and beauty industry. The sun is out and the Brides are ready to be dressed, curled, combed and beautyfied. It is also time to start preparing ourselves for the Bridal Fashions of 2015. Recently I did a shoot with Eventyrbruden Wedding Boutique of Stavanger, Norway. Our model was the beautiful Ingebjørg from Norway’ Next Top Model, our…

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Marthe Hesvik – Official Makeup Artist for Maybelline New York Norway!

Ok, so its finally official! I am soo happy to prounounce that I am from today on the official makeup artist of maybelline new york, Norway!!!!! Looking forward to every challenge, and everything I am going to learn with this brand. Now I am taking this suitcase of babies home to start testing products #happy#makeupartist#maybelline#Newjob#pinchmyarm

Last year I did a Featured Artist Interview on my friend Marthe Hesvik, well today she delivered some wonderful news!

She is now the OFFICIAL MAKEUP ARTIST FOR MAYBELLINE NEW YORK NORWAY! I am so proud of Marthe, she has a great talent and I am so pleased to see that she has gotten the recognition she deserves!

Ok, so its finally official! I am soo happy to prounounce that I am from today on the official makeup artist of maybelline new york, Norway!!!!! Looking forward to every challenge, and everything I am going to learn with this brand. Now I am taking this suitcase of babies home to start testing products #happy#makeupartist#maybelline#Newjob#pinchmyarm

Ok, so its finally official! I am soo happy to prounounce that I am from today on the…

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Back on the Blog!

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Those of you that follow me on Facebook know that I have been incredibly busy recently and have lacked the time to simply sit and write.  For the first time in about 3 weeks I think I actually have time to sit down and blog a little. Even my Instagram and Twitter have been lonely places! As a little “welcome back” after my brief disappearance I thought I would do a quick run down of all the…

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Sewlomax Makeup Bags and Beautiful Purses

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You might remember a month or two ago I ran a competition in partnership with British designer Emma Lomax of Sewlomax to give away a beautiful nail polish themed makeup bag. I am pleased to announce that I am now a proud brand ambassador for Sewlomax and will be able to give all my lovely readers sneak peaks at new products, exclusive giveaways and offers as well as access to beautiful…

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Happy Friday guys and dolls! Tonight I have an itty bitty mini review of an Indie Brand called Impulse Cosmetics. Now I have to admit I took these photos before I moved house just under a year ago and completely forgot to publish the review, oops but as they say, better late than never. I originally discovered this brand through browsing the Reddit forum r/indiemakeupandmore. It is a great place…

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The Lip Factory May Edition

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Hey guys and girls! First up, sorry for the radio silence lat weekend. It was Mini Makeup Honey’s 2nd Birthday so as you can imagine I had a weekend FULL of Mummy duties followed by a nice case of the flu. Seriously it was so bad I think I actually had man flu. Being ill did however give me the time off from beauty treatments I needed to catch up with photo taking and blog documentation. Every…

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This month @sewlomax1 are launching the ‘I’m Sew British’ Collection. This delightful new collection features 4 unique designs inspired by all things British!

Throughout July @sewlomax1 will be launching each product one week at a time starting with our fabulous ‘Taxi Please!’ purse.

Make sure to follow @sewlomax1 and @makeup_honey for new releases and updates on the beautiful #beauty products available!

Make sure to tag your posts with
#imsewbritish and #makeuphoneyloves so we can feature your pictures!

Head on over to www.sewlomax.com to see the full range!

Terminology – Makeup Style

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Just like the confusing world of hashtags, forums, YouTubers, Instagrammers, Beauty Bloggers etc all have their own special little language relating to the world of makeup. This language consists of acronyms, initialisms and abbreviations which at first glance look like some kind of crazy code but really most of them are pretty simple.

I had looked around the web for a decent glossary but only…

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