Hey you! Back again are we? Well luckily, you’ve visited at just the right time to catch my first ever cruelty-free cosmetics haul… not that I’ll be taking it down or anything but you know, it’s a bit light-hearted compared to some of the other stuff I’ve been posting r
Keen to be Kinder: My First Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Haul 10 products put to the test. The focus? Ethics & functionality, of course!
Only Time Will Tell Dear digital diary...
My last blog post/diary entry (whatever you want to call it) was several weeks ago now. I’ve missed elements of blogging/logging my thoughts and daily musings but in all honesty, it has been nice to live in the moment and keep some things to myself for a bit. Christmas is an emotive, thought-p
Typing While Tipsy Topic: Can You Call Someone You've Never Met In Real Life (But Talk To Online) A Friend?
Hello Haley, and welcome to Make Me Up Marie! I’ve had such great fun discovering your art on Etsy and Instagram this past month so I’m incredibly excited to have you here today to talk all about your motivations and aspirations. But first – before we get started, I wanted to say a (rather pub
1 in 4 people in the UK suffer from some kind of mental illness each year. After decades of relentless work and unmatched dedication from campaigners and advocates, it’s finally okay to admit you’re struggling with anxiety, depression or/and an eating or personality disorder. YAY! But sa
Surely Nature Knows Better? An open discussion about contraceptive pills, dismissive doctors and common concerns.
Here’s the thing. I’ve been taking (some form) of contraceptive pill since I was roughly 13 years old. When I first spoke to the doctor about it and made a decision it was partly to put my parents minds at rest from the potential of a teenage pregnancy and partly to get out of having
Beauty Without Brutality: Why I’m Breaking Up With A HUGE Host of Brands Warning: Includes disturbing facts and shocking images.
Brain Dump #1 My latest news/thoughts on blogging, business & bullsh*t.
The deed is done! All of the paperwork and forms for my official name change have been completed and accepted. I ended up paying just £5, thanks to a solicitor in my neighbouring town. I’m considering writing-up a post detailing the process as it can be extremely confusing, so if that’s
Do you ever feel like your breakouts know exactly when to pop out of nowhere, spoiling your special events and all that prep you did for them? They sit on the forehead like a mammoth saying hello out loud to everybody, shooing each person away. The breakout not only makes you feel conscious about yo
When it comes to cooking and baking there are easy (and tasty) healthy substitutions you can incorporate in your daily meal preparation. Substituting new foods for your tried and true staples might feel foreign at first. (I’ve been there.) But if you stick with it you will start to notice positive