Author Archives: Miss G

About Miss G

It ain't no sin to be glad you're alive. Writing, dabbling in beauty, living, drumming and being myself in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Buh bye blemish

You’ve heard it before, but I’ll say it again – ‘try and never squeeze your zits!’ Make things better not worse by cleansing your face gently, then applying a dab of anti-blemish gel to soothe and calm any redness. Origins … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, Blowout Buys, face, Hero Product, skin, women | 1 Comment

Touch me

Want to make an impression this manic Monday? For the ultimate lazy girl’s mani, simply press on some false nails. Elegant Touch Opulence Ruby Royal is one good option. They’ll disguise a multitude of sins in seconds and have your … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, Budget Buys, fun, hands, nails, women | Leave a comment

Nifty nails

If you’ve let your nail prep go, help is (pardon the pun) at hand. Mask the problem with a little dazzle. Ciaté Mineral Love Nail Colour in Rosebush is hard-wearing, lasts for days and gives a pretty and fun mani to … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, Budget Buys, cosmetics, feelgood, fun, hands, nails, weekend, women | Leave a comment

Beat the blemishes

Those pesky spots have a nasty habit of appearing at the most inopportune moments. Help is at hand, courtesy of a gentle natural cleanser. The Body Shop Tea Tree Skin Cleansing Facial Wash is one good option. This is infused … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, Budget Buys, cosmetics, face, feelgood, natural, skin, weekend, women | Leave a comment

Fast Friday – Bright eyes

Keep your eyes on the prize today, whether it’s 5pm and the end of a working week, or on snaring a few fun memories with your friends later on tonight. For a confident look, work a pared-back nude lip with … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, Budget Buys, cosmetics, eyes, Fast Friday, feelgood, women | Leave a comment

Themed Thursday – A moment of peace

Enjoy a tranquil sensation, by adding some peaceful products to your beauty routine. First up, and one for the boys, is Lynx Bodyspray – Peace. An intriguing fragrance, billed as supremely irresistible. There’s also shower gel and shampoo in the range to … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, Blowout Buys, body, Budget Buys, men, nails, natural, pampering, skin, Themed Thursday, women | Leave a comment

Eyes on the prize

Shimmer and sparkle are winners at most times of year, but right now move away from traditional gold or silver, and think bronze for a new take on the vibe. Kiko Milano Water Eyeshadow in Bronze is an instant colour … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, Budget Buys, cosmetics, eyes, feelgood, Hero Product, Next Big Thing, skin, women | Leave a comment