Beauty Aesthetic: UK/Scottish Makeup and Beauty Blog

April 26, 2016

Top 10 Beauty Travel Packing Tips

Top 10 Beauty Travel Packing Tips

This year I've been getting into travelling a lot more.  I'll be honest, I hadn't left the UK in over 10 years until this year so the whole makeup and skincare packing thing was completely new to me.  Now that I've become more comfortable with the travel restrictions and packing light, I thought I'd share my Top 10 beauty travel packing tips for any of you going on holiday soon.  Whether it's a city break or sunshine getaway.. this is for you.

April 21, 2016

Essie Spring 2016 & Colour Portrait Studio

Essie Spring 2016

It's always an exciting time when nail polish brands come out with their new collections for the season and Essie's Spring 2016 collection does not disappoint! A collection inspired by escaping to the the beach and soaking up the sunshine, it's filled with gorgeous bright shades, there's something for everyone.  Not only has the Spring collection arrived, an exciting opportunity to be photographed with photographer Rankin is also on the cards if you're creative with your nail selfies!

April 19, 2016

Tangle Teezer Blow Styling Half Paddle Brush

Tangle Teezer Blow Styling Half Paddle Brush

As someone with long and thick hair, I'm always looking for hair drying solutions.  Those of which help reduce the drying time of my hair without causing any damage.  Being a big fan of the original Tangle Teezer, I had high hopes for their new Tangle Teezer Blow Styling Half Paddle Brush.  With a strong reputation to live up to, does it meet my expectations?

April 12, 2016

15 Ways to Spring Clean Your Makeup Collection

15 Ways to Spring Clean Your Makeup Collection

Let's be honest, our makeup collections can always use a bit of a clean or reorganising every now and then.  However, we all need a bit of motivation to really get us going so I thought I'd share some of my top tips for Spring cleaning your makeup collection.  Let's get organising!

March 29, 2016

Nailbox March 2016

Nailbox UK: March 2016

It's been a little while since my last Nailbox.  I found that I was a bit overwhelmed with nail polish after a couple of months of boxes but this month I resubscribed to a 3 month subscription, ready to try out some new things.  This month's box is themed around Easter and Spring but I'm not all that sure it lives up to it's expectations.

March 25, 2016

Elegant Touch Don't Be Sheepish Nails

Elegant Touch Don't Be Sheepish Nails

Happy Good Friday everyone! I've been a little under the weather lately and work has been keeping me busy so we've been a little quiet on the blogging front.  However, I've come back refreshed and ready to share all things beauty.  As Easter is just around the corner, I thought I'd share these very cute nails: the Elegant Touch Don't Be Sheepish Nails, a limited edition set perfect for this time of the year.  Here's what I think of them.