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I´m Back…

It has been so long since I last posted. The summer has been insanely crazy. We have been working nonstop and I just have not had the energy to sit down and write reviews. So firstly you might notice I said “we”. “We” is Michael Wallin and I. After meeting earlier this year we have […]

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Easy Chevron Nails

Saturday nails are here! And I´m still in the easy corner, but hey, that´s great too, cause things don´t always have to be complicated. School and work has probably started for most of us by now, so doing some easy nails seemed appropriate when we´re all trying to get back in to out daily routine […]

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Electric Eyes | Purple & Teal – Electric Palette

Hi guys! I hope everyone is having a great day and enjoying the summer! For me im having a lot going on at home so there haven’t been a lot of time for me to blog or anything! But ive manage to get up a new tutorial! This is one of my favorites when it comes […]

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Explained: Indie Ingredients

During my Indie Quest, I have found that I have become much more interested in what is actually in my makeup. Of course I always checked ingredients lists for the ‘good stuff’ and for things that I have had reactions to before but now I find myself not only intently reading the ingredients list but […]

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Explained: Eyeshadow

There are so many different types of eyeshadows and each different type generally has a different finish. So first of all, What is Eyeshadow? Eye shadow is a product which is generally applied on the upper and lower eyelids as well as under the eyebrows. Eye shadow is used to add depth and dimension, complement and enhance the eye colour, and […]

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Film: Transit Conjunction

Recently I had the pleasure to work on some special effects for the upcoming Indie movie “Transit Conjunction” by Dir; Fredrick Waldeland and Foton4 Film. I don’t want to share too much about the story line but I thought some behind the scenes snaps might be a little fun to share on this lovely tuesday […]

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Swatch: LE Christmas Collection

My wonderful husband surprised me with an early Christmas Gift, the LE Collection from Jeffree Star in the super sexy white packaging! Can we take a minute, just a minute to absorb how classy and totally YASSS this LE packaging is? The packaging is exactly the same quality as the usual pink packaging but in […]

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Swatch: Kate Rimmel London 107

This is the second Kate product that I will have reviewed but not the second I have used. I have in fact used many of these Kate by Rimmel London Matte Finish lipsticks and will swatch the whole range as soon as possible! As with the Long Lasting Range, the packaging is good quality but […]

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Halloween Mayhem

My goodness, I feel like I haven’t sat down to play with my collection or write a review in weeks, no wait it has been weeks! So sorry! I have even not really had time for Instagram or Snapchat, oh the humanity! It has been crazy busy here in Makeup heaven for my favourite time […]

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New Releases: Limnit Lipsticks

Earlier this month I received a DM from the lovely Trina to tell me about the 3 new shades from Limnit Lipsticks. These 3 new shades also come with a complimenting collection created by Baroque Cosmetics. So If you love Autumnal shades of eyeshadow that compliment your lipstick, you should definitely check out the the “Archaic […]

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Life Update!

We have been very quite recently on the social media front. Nadine has moved to Denmark and is in Cinema Makeup school, learning amazing stuff but she has very little time to spare for blogging. She hopes to be back with us soon but for now her priorities must be with school. Lene has a […]

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Swatch: Rimmel London Lasting Finish by Kate 32

I love the Kate range from Rimmel London, especially the matte finish but this is my first experience with the Lasting Finish Lipstick. The packaging is the reverse of the matte lipstick by Kate.  Instead of a red tube with black writing you instead have a black tube with red writing. Nice and simple with […]

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Tag Tuesday: Lip Lovin’

Since I (Sian) am a self confessed lip product addict, I thought I might create my own Beauty Blogger Tag Challenge which is all about lips. There are no rules as such, just answer the questions if you got tagged to do so, and if you didn’t get tagged, do them anyway! Just comment with […]

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Explained: Eyeshadow

There are so many different types of eyeshadows and each different type generally has a different finish. So first of all, What is Eyeshadow? Eye shadow is a product which is generally applied on the upper and lower eyelids as well as under the eyebrows. Eye shadow is used to add depth and dimension, complement and enhance the eye colour, and […]

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Explained: Baked Makeup

Although baked makeup has been around for a few years now, just recently it seems to have seriously taken off. Head to any makeup counter or drugstore PoS and you will find that each brand has its own baked products ranging from eyeshadows to blusher and bronzers. But the question remains, what exactly is baked makeup? […]

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Updated: #Hashtags

If you are a Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Vine or well internet user in general, you have probably come across hashtags. They are absolutely everywhere. But what is a hashtag? Well a hashtag is any words, phrases, initialism, abbreviation or acronym which is proceeded by the hash or pound sign #. The hashtag was originally intended […]

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Explained: Acronyms, Abbreviations and Makeup Forum Shorthand

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 […]

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Review: Rae Morris Ultimate Makeup Guide

So this week I’m going to talk about my favourite makeup manual the Rae Morris Ultimate Makeup Guide. Written by Rae Morris and Photography by Steven Chee. If you are not familiar with the work of Rae Morris then I strongly suggest you get familiar with it. She really is amazing. You can see her work on […]

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Flashback: Sleek LE Olympic Collection

A long while ago, back before the Mini MUA came along, back when the UK hosted the Olympics, Sleek release an LE Collection. I have posted this before, and it was before I got my shiny new camera, so please excuse the picture quality. The reason I am reposting this, is that it is still […]

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Review: Bobby Brown Makeup Manual

Last wednesday I reviewed the Jemma Kidd Makeup MASTERCLASS. This week the focus is on the Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual. I got this book quite a while ago when it was first released and I love this book. There is no part of this manual that disappoints me. I will start with few words From Bobbi Brown herself: […]

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Explained: Indie Ingredients

During my Indie Quest, I have found that I have become much more interested in what is actually in my makeup. Of course I always checked ingredients lists for the ‘good stuff’ and for things that I have had reactions to before but now I find myself not only intently reading the ingredients list but […]

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Review: Jemma Kid Masterclass

Back in 2012 I originally reviewed all the various makeup books, portfolios and manuals that I own, but I felt that I could do a better job, so I am starting again from the beginning! I have accumulated a few more since them and I thought it might be nice to give a clear and […]

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Swatch: MAC Violetta

Here we go, it is that time of the week where I swatch something sexy (or not) onto my lips and over indulge you all in pictures. This week it is MAC “Violetta” in Amplified Creme finish! Product Specifics: Brand: MAC Product: Amplified Creme Lipstick Full Size Price: $17.00 Full Size Product Packaging: Oval lipstick tube with slight metallic finish and matte […]

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A New Chapter In My Life

It have been such a long time since i last blogged here. Its not because i dont want to, but my days have been so filled up with stuff since i moved to Copenhagen! So what am i doing down here? Im following my biggest dream going to beauty school to become a Makeup Artist and […]

Explained: Lip Finishes

Lip Finishes Explained A finish describes how something looks after the product has been applied. The finish can focus on the texture, colour and overall result of the lip products. The term finish can be applied to Lips, Eyes, Cheeks and more. This post will focus on the different types of Lip Finishes available. Certain […]

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Swatch: MAC New York Apple

Who loves a deep red lipstick? Who loves a deep red metallic lipstick? Then read on! Product Specifics: Brand: MAC Product: Frost Lipstick Full Size Price: $17.00 Full Size Product Packaging: Oval lipstick tube with slight metallic finish and matte silver logo detailing Full Size Net Weight: 3 grams It is not overly special or glamorous, but it has a classy […]

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Tux Polish: Misc Collection Swatches

It´s been a while since I bought these polishes from tuxpolish.com, but I´ve finally come around and gotten the pictures edited (mind you, there´s one that turned out completely crap, but oh well…). So like it says in the caption, this is a misc collection swatch since all the polishes aren´t all from the same […]

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Help: Clear Skin

For the last few weeks I have been testing and documenting the Help: Clear Skin acne cure. I am a week or two late on posting this roundup. What with travelling I managed to skip some drinks, so I decided to hold off on the final post until I had consumed the whole trial.  It has been […]

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Explained: Makeup Hygiene

Warning: This post contains some images you might not like. I can’t stress enough how important it is to keep your makeup clean. Whether you use it only on yourself, or if you are an MUA and use it on many people, your makeup and brushes/tools NEED to be clean and well looked after. One […]

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Lemonade Festivale Lace – Easy Stamping Tutorial

Okey, so Sian has already been nagging about how it´s been summer and that we´ve been on vacation and how slow it is to get back into blog shape. Well, I´m not going to spend a lot of time telling you how amazing my summer has been as it has been the quite opposite. I´ve […]

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Korres Cherry Lip Lipgloss

So this is a first! First time for me ever to do a lipgloss review, so bare with me as I´m no where near as good at it as Sian and I don´t have her pout either, but yay for diversity! Actually, if you have smaller lips, the best and easiest way to make them […]

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Swatch: MAC Flat Out Fabulous

Matte lipsticks are a bit of a passion of mine, I usually only wear matte finishes and on the days that I do not, I usually dust a touch of translucent powder over the top to give the product a matte finish. I hate to have sticky lips, working with nail dust, sticky lipstick is […]

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July Favourites

We have a first on The Makeup Honey Blog! We have never done a favourites post, so mark your calendars because here is the first one ever! While I was travelling last month I had a limited amount of space and makeup was sacrificed. As a result I was rather choosy about what actually went […]

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Glam Monday: Fail edition

So yesterday I spent a good few hours filming what I hoped would be a tutorial based on all the Instagram contour tutorials. Aside from laughing at myself, muttering like a fool, drawing my eyebrows on way too big and dark, the camera ran out of memory shortly followed by a lack of power. Needless […]

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theBalm: theBalm Girls Lipstick

A couple of weeks ago before I went on holiday, I received a fantastic care package from theBalm (Eu). They were kind enough to send me a whole heap of goodies, including three of theBalm Girls Lipsticks. So today I have the swatches for you! theBalm cosmetics boasts a complete line of makeup, skin care, […]

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Chirp Cosmetics Company: Matte Lip Colour

I have some gorgeous swatches for you today, the newly release Matte Lip Colour from Chirp Cosmetics. I was sent these babies to swatch for their website but decided that I also wanted to do a review on them. Handmade in small batches with high quality ingredients, chirp cosmetics company offers a beautiful alternative to conventional makeup Based out […]

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Tag Tuesday!

Ah what a week! All those posts I promised just never happened, I am so sorry. Some of you may have caught my update on Instagram or Facebook, my baby boy was taken ill on holiday and had to have a brief hospital visit. Being Mummy Honey took priority last week. He is all better […]

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DIY – Mint Lip Balm

    Hi guys! Ive been super busy fixing things lately since im moving to Copenhagen next moth! So i dont have any makeup tutorial up for you, but i wanted to show you how i make my favorite lip balm. This lip balm makes your lips super soft and its so easy to make. […]

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Glam It Up Monday!

Happy Monday to all! I almost didn’t want to do a Monday Glam this week because I am on Holiday and I am booked in for all sorts of treatments while I am away! Later today I am going to be on the receiving end of some fabulous nails and tomorrow my hair will be […]

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Easy And Cute Gradient For Short Nails

Hello Lovelies! It´s saturday and that means my regular nailart post is up! I´m trying my best to catch up on everything that I´ve missed the past two weeks, so WOW do I have a lot do! But I always have time for an easy gradient and hopefully you´ll have no trouble recreating this❤ I […]

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Viva La Diva: Summer Spring 2015 Nailpolish Swatches

Hi, so I´m finally back from hospital! A bit reduced and still under the surveillance of doctors, but back! So I´m trying to catch up on some of the blogwork that was neglected while I was away. One of the first things on my agenda is the Viva La Diva Summer Spring 2015 nailpolish swatches […]

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Viva La Diva: Spring Summer Collection 2015

A couple of weeks ago The MUH Blog received a lovely care package from Swedish brand Viva La Diva. They had sent us the Spring/Summer 2015 Collection to review! Our International readers may not be familiar with this brand but they are a reasonably popular Scandinavian brand, sold in stores such as Cubus, Åhléns and KICKS. […]

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Glam It Up Monday!

Ah its that time of the week again, Monday has arrived. This Monday is the start of my summer holidays! (with the exception of a few clients this week) The summer has been crazy so far and I just can´t wait to jet off to the UK to get some makeup shopping done! So I […]

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Shine Like A Star

Hi guys! Today I have a new step by step tutorial to share with you! This is such an easy look and i love the sparkle in the middle of the eye lid!     So the products you will need for this step by step are: MAC “Always Sunny” MAC “Handwritten” Kim Cosmetic “Shine Like […]

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Help: Clear Skin Part 4

It is now 21 days since I started drinking the magic juice and I am noticing serious results! My skin is actually starting to look good! I even wore a light coverage foundation for a job interview today. I am so pleased that something started to happen! Not only have I not had any eruptions […]

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Glam It Up Monday!

Happy Monday to all! We are still a woman down at The Makeup Honey Blog as our lovely Lene is still sick and the last we heard from her she was comparing her manicure to the colour of the hospital food, so at least she is in good spirits. So why not stop by her Instagram […]

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Help: Clear Skin Part 3

Hello to all! You have probably noticed that we are running a few days behind our regular posting schedule over here at The Makeup Honey Blog. We are very sorry and I (Sian) am trying to catch up. Our wonderful Lene has been taken into the hospital, hopefully it is nothing serious and she will […]

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How To Get That Perfect Winged Liner

  How many times have you been struggling with that eyeliner? Belive me i’ve been there, doing you liner can be so hard, and you many times end up wiping everything off again because you put liner everywhere. Well no more! If you just invest in a good brush and a good gel liner i […]

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Glam It Up Monday!

It´s monday and are we ready for some glam? Yes yes yes!! It´s the first week of June and although it´s supposed to be summer it´s raining and cold here in Bergen, I don´t know how Sian and Nadine is fareing, but yes, here in Bergen it´s more like early spring than summer, bummer. Which […]

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Woodchip Nails

For todays nails I thought it would be fun to do a woodchip textured design. Just for the fun of it! The base colour for this design is OPI ´You´re so Vain-illa´ from their 2014 Coca Cola Collection and the brown polish I´ve used over it is Zoya ´Emilia´ from their 2014 Naturel 2 Collection. […]

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A Pop Of Summer

  Hi Guys! So today i wanted to show you a quick tutorial on this look   here! Its a super easy one that you can play around with and mix colors! Its for those of you who dont feel so comfortable using a lot of colors, but wanna try it out. Well here you […]

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Life’s Entropy: Galaxy Glow Illuminators

Life’s Entropy has been on my radar for a while but I have taken my sweet time about getting around to trying them. I finally splurged when they released their range of highlighters a few weeks ago.Highlighters are not something I usually experiement with. I have my HG products (Too Face Candlelight Glow and Soap […]

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“Help: Clear Skin” Part 2

So it is time for our “Help: Works With Water” weekly check in! Both Lene and I have been testing out the drink which claims to heal acne from within. Part 1 is here, we have been drinking the drink now for 7 days, so lets see if we can see any improvements. My biggest […]

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Nude Blue Leopard

It´s saturday which means a new naildesign! And today I´ve done a classic leopard pattern in midnight blue and a gold shimmering nude, both from the Depend Spring 2015 minipolish collection.   The midnight blue I´m wearing is Depend 428, the gold shimmering nude is Depend 432 and the gold shimmering light brown is Depend […]

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Tutorial Using Too Faced Chocolate Bar

Hi Guys! So today I wanted to share this easy beautiful tutorial with you, its been a while since I last postet a youtube tutorial but now its here and this time im speaking english! Im not sure this is something I will continue to do, but im going to se how the respons to […]