It’s not everyday you get to sit down with a celebrity make-up artist, which is why I was thrilled to be invited to Amanda Bell’s new make-up studio. Nestled in Norton High Street, you’ll find a boutique-inspired studio that can only be described as every girl’s dream dressing room. There’s Hollywood-esque mirrors, luxurious touches and a Prosecco fridge situated in…

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Last year I came to the realisation that your hair is your best accessory, as it’s one you wear every single day. Since then I’ve been making more of an effort with my hair; getting it cut regularly, styling it properly and using better hair care products. Today, I’m talking to you about the latter. For the past year I’ve…

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If you’ve been an avid reader of Plain Sarah Jayne, then you’ll know I love trying out new foundations. It’s like I’m on some constant search to find the ultimate drugstore or high street foundation, (if you have any recommendations let me know!). While I’ve tried and tested some terrible ones, there’s been a few pretty good ones that I’ll…

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Every Sunday evening I always indulge in a face mask. Not just because it’s apart of my weekly skincare routine, but after a long and stressful week it’s just nice to pamper myself. Since charcoal face masks are having a moment, I thought I’d try out the Himalayan Charcoal Purifying Glow Mask from The Body Shop, in Durham. The mask…

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Whenever I need to know what’s hot and not when it comes to highlighters, I go to my friend, Abi. She’s a magpie for all things shiny and her ever-growing palette collection proves she’s got the midas touch. So, as soon as she told me about the Sleek MakeUp Cleopatra’s Kiss Highlighting Palette, I had to have it. Made up…

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