Chanel Rouge Noir Illusion d’Ombre vs Nars Subra Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow, Burberry Mulberry Sheer Eyeshadow and Urban Decay Roach Eyeshadow

Rouge Noir vs Mulberry vs Roach vs Subra comparison swatches

I’ve been playing with Chanel Rouge Noir Illusion d’Ombre, the newest addition to my eyeshadow collection, this morning to see how it compares to other burgundy and plummy shades I own. I ofter go crazy about a product just to realise I already own something very similar when I get home. I’ve pulled out Nars Subra Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow, Burberry Mulberry Sheer Eyeshadow and Urban Decay Roach Eyeshadow to see how they compare.

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Chanel Rose Fusion #757 Le Vernis Nail Color

Chanel Rose Fusion Nail Polish

Chanel Rose Fusion #757 nail polish is another one of the items from Rouge Noir Absolument Holiday 2015 Collection. This one I didn’t plan on purchasing, but it won me over with it’s perfect combination of pastel hues and stunning micro shimmer – I never manage to resist Chanel’s shimmer!

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Chanel Rouge Noir #857 Illusion d’Ombre Cream Eyeshadow – Holiday 2015 Collection

Chanel Rouge Noir 857 Illusion d Ombre

Named after Chanel’s cult nail polish Rouge Noir, Chanel’s highly anticipated 2015 Holiday Collection is full of gems that any makeup lover would find hard to resist. As a fan of Illusion d’Ombre eyeshadows there was no doubt that I would rush to pick up one of the Rouge Noir cream eyeshadows first.

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My favourite blush brushes

Favourite blush brushes comparison

Makeup brushes are another one of my guilty pleasures and something I’m willing to splurge on as I consider them a great investment. Today I’ve chosen 5 of my favourite blush brushes to share with you. Each one of them I love for blush application, but I also use them for highlighting or contour.

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Kiehl’s Daily Reviving Concentrate

Kiehls Daily Reviving Concentrate oil

In September this year Kiehl’s lunched a new facial oil, Daily Reviving Concentrate, a pair to the much loved Midnight Recovering Concentrate. If you’ve tried their cult evening oil you know that they do oils very well. However, I have to admit I was sceptical about the idea of using the oil in the morning. It’s not a texture I see myself applying before my makeup. I was curious to try it and see how it performs.

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Rituals Tao Collection

Rituals Tai collection

Rituals is one of those brands you just can’t resist once you’re near their store. I love their shops – the oriental design, the scent, the sink where you can try all the goodies… It’s a shopping haven for skin care. This time around I picked up products from the Tao Collection.

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Chanel #697 Terrana Le Vernis Nail Colour

Chanel le Vernis 697 Terrana

Terrana is one of the four nail polishes released in Chanel’s Summer 2015 collection. It’s the only one with shimmer and slightly metallic finish and it immediately caught my eye. I’m not crazy about metallics, but there is something about this shade that makes it look so sophisticated and stylish on the nails.

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