My Everyday Make-Up Routine and Beauty Essentials



The best make-up storage container from the Make-up Box Shop. A definite must to keep you make-up collection organised, easily accessible, and in prime condition. 


Full outfit details are featured in my previous blog post, here.


I’ve always been intrigued of other people’s morning routines, the products they use, and the steps they take before leaving the house. Why? I have no idea, a part from the fact that it weirdly fascinates me! Today I’m sharing my morning make-up routine and the essential beauty products I swear by for natural every-day make-up. 

Let’s be real here, no one wakes up ready to start the day with glowing and fresh skin… Well I don’t anyway! Actually I’m far from it, so I need all the help I can get. One of the most important steps in my beauty routine is thoroughly cleansing my skin with a lightweight cream cleanser (I’m currently using the Alpha Balancing Cleanser) before applying an oil free moisturiser (I use Neutrogena). I’ve said it many times and I will say it again, looking after your skin will create the base for flawless make-up. 

I recently switched to the Nars tinted moisturiser as opposed to foundation, not only does it give me a natural complexion (which I love!), but it means I’m not consistently clogging my pores. I use a cream blush from M.A.C and the Nars ‘laguna’ bronzer for my cheeks, and then set my whole face with the Nars translucent powder. Lastly I fill in my brows, give my lashes a couple of coats of mascara, and add a touch of nude lipstick.

My daily routine takes me an average of 15 minutes, I mean CBF doing the whole contour and highlight thing in the morning, I would much rather spend the extra minutes in bed! 

My Hero Products:

Nars Tinted Moisturiser

Nars Laguna Bronzer

Nars translucent powder

Hourglass eyebrow pencil

Chanel Lipstick #458

What are some of your favourite products? Let me know in the comments bellow!

Love and Light

Ash x


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