Wednesday, January 22, 2014


To think I uploaded this tutorial weeks before I left London is crazy. I originally disliked the video because I thought it was not perfect ( well I still think it’s crap but I needed to post a video). I’m my own worse critic, I over think and over analyse EVERYTHING. If things don’t turn out exactly how I imagined it in my head, I dislike it. Over time I’ve come to realise that this habit ( more like mad lady habit) affects my progress alot. I’m learning to use what I have to achieve what I want regardless of whether I think its perfect or not. 

My point is.......instead of waiting for the perfect time, space or day to come before you start a project, just use the resources you have presently to do as much as you can. Waiting for the perfect moment might NEVER happen. 

No7 Beautifully matte makeup primer
LancĂ´me Teint Idole Ultra foundation #13
YSL | Touche eclat radiant pen #7 
Make Up For Ever | Brow corrector #3
Iman Cosmetics | Sheer finish bronzer #Clay
Mac | Blunt contour blush 
Mac | Ambering rose blush 

Nars | Pro primer E/S primer 
Yaby | Dramatically neutral palette e/s 035 ( Matte latte brown)
Yaby | Dramatically neutral palette e/s 253 ( Matte chocolate brown) 
Mac | Embark e/s 
Mac | Dark indulgence mineralize e/s ( Emerald)  
YSL | Touche eclat radiant pen #7 ( used on the brow bone) 
Illamasqua precision ink | Aybss 
Diorshow blackout mascara
Benefit cosmetics mascara | they’re real 

Mac | Film noir lipstick 
Victoria secrets | chocolicious lipgloss 

When you all get time, please check out a sweet lady’s blog called LOTIONS POTIONS & ME. I really love her Motivational Monday posts. My current favourite is her most recent post 

PS . Nigeria (Abuja to be exact) is freaking HOT.


  1. So true!!
    Always glowing Halima,
    Happy new Year to you
    Lol, Even Calabar, Nigeria is hot too i think it's just for some time.

    The Beautiful Eagle's Blog

    1. Awww thank you very much. Happy new yer to you too.

  2. Yayyy!!! I have been waiting for a blog post and a new video but I understand your busy .
    You look stunning as always and lovely look I love the lips and the green eyeshadow on your lash line .

  3. Awww Elizabeth I’m sorry i kept you waiting. Thanks alot


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