Christmas Make Up Look 2018

As Christmas is upon us I thought it is only right to do a Christmas make up look. Especially since I haven’t done a make up look in a long time. I have done quite a simple eye’s with a nude lip as I think it looks very pretty at Christmas time. Also check out my Youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy looking at my Christmas make up look.

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Primer – Too Faced HangoveRX                                                                                                     Foundation – Bourjois Healthy Mix                                                                                                     Concealer – Collection Lasting Perfection                                                                                                     Powder – RCMA No Colour Powder                                                                                                     Brow’s – Soap & Glory Archery 2in1 Pencil and Brush                                                                                                     – NYX Tame & Frame Brow Pomade                                                                                                     – NYX Tinted Brow Mascara                                                                                                     Bronzer – Nars ‘Laguna’                                                                                                            Blush – Benefit “Rockateur’                                                                                            Highlighter – Mac ‘Soft & Gentle’                                                                                    Eyeshadow – Morphe 35F                                                                                                    Mascara – Benefit BADgal Bang                                                                                                     Lips – Mac Lipstick in ‘Velvet Teddy’

Christmas Stocking Filler’s 2017

As Christmas is nearly here I thought I would share some quick and easy stocking fillers for your family and friends. Some of these are what I’m getting my family and friends as well. I’m going to share with you a couple for woman, a couple for men and a few unisex gift’s. Also check out my youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!


Bath Gift Set:
I think a bath gift set is such a perfect, easy stocking filler. They aren’t that expensive and so many different brands do them. E.g. Body Shop, Lush, Baylis & Harding and so many more brands. The ones I picked are from Boots and one is a brand called ‘A Little Something’. Which has a body wash, body lotion, body butter and a fragrance mist within it. Another one I picked up was again from boots and the brand ‘Cath Kidson’. Which has a hand cream and lip balm within it.

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Make Up Gift Set:
A make up gift set is perfect for anyone you know that loves make up. I think they are such a good idea as you can get little mini’s to try out new products and even new brands. The one I picked up is from Sleek. Inside is four Matte Me lip creams. Which I think is perfect has there is such a variety in colours.

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Men Gift Set:
Again I think this is a perfect and easy stocking filler. I think it is similar to the women’s bath gift set, but mens products instead. Therefore, there are so many different brands and so many different price points. The ones I picked up are from Boots and its the brand ‘FCUK’. Inside is a hair & body wash and a body spray.

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Multi-Tool:
This stocking filler is for that handy man in your life. I picked this one up from the boots and its the brand ‘Gentlemen’s Hardware’. It’s a hammer, wire cutters, pilers, nail pull, saw blade, file, knife, flathead screwdriver, crosshead screwdriver and snippers all in one.

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Socks:
It’s such a simple and easy stocking filler but everyone needs sock’s. There are so many different ones out there. I picked some up from George in Asda and they were really inexpensive. I got some with different coloured reindeer’s on each pair. There are 5 pairs in a pack, and the pack was £6.

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Jokey Games:
I think every stocking has to have something funny in it. Therefore a jokey game is perfect. Again there are so many different ones out there you just have to find them. The one I picked up was ‘Cards Against Humanity’. I think it’s just such funny game for adults and perfect for a stocking filler.

Christmas Flat Tour 2017

As December is here it’s time to decorate my home with lots of Christmas things. And of course I thought I would share them with you. I was even more excited to decorate my home for Christmas this year as this is my first Christmas in my new flat with Casey. Also check out my youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!

 

Christmas Tree – Blackthorpe Barn
Red Bauble Baubles – Sainsbury’s
Silver Bauble Baubles – Sainsbury’s
Red Star – Asda
Christmas Throw – Wilko’s
Polar Bear Pillow – Sainsbury’s
Candle – Home Bargins
Stocking’s – Home Bargin’s
Bedding – Wilko’s
Fig & Mulberry Candle – Sainsbury’s
Red Tinsel – Sainsbury’s
‘Merry & Bright’ Pillow – Sainsbury’s
‘Merry Christmas’ Sign – Blackthorpe Barn
Door Wreath – Christmas Fayre
Door Wreath Hook – Home Bargin’s

Christmas Lush Haul 2017

At Christmas Lush have some amazing bath bomb’s and other bath bit’s and bob’s. Therefore, as it is now December I thought I would pick up some of their Christmas product’s. They always have so much to choose from but, I’m gong to share with you the items I picked up this year. I would definitely say go check lush out at Christmas. Also check out my youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!

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Christmas Sweater – Bath Bomb
Luxury Lush Pud – Bath Bomb
ThunderStorm – Bath Bomb
Christmas Eve – Bubble Bar
Magic Wand – Reusable Bubble Bar

What I Got For Christmas 2016

have been very lucky this year for Christmas and I thought I would share with you guys what I got for Christmas (as I love reading these blogs myself). I thought I would also share with you guys what I got in my Feel Unique beauty calendar.

Make Up:
I love getting make up for Christmas. My mum and dad got me the Hoola bronzer, Rockateur blush, Benefit eyeshadow in Bikini Tini, Beauty Blender, Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream, Anastasia Brow Wiz, Too Faced Sweetheart blush and Real Techniques Core Collection . Casey (my boyfriend) got me Urban Decay Naked Smoky Palette, a set of Ted Baker lipstick and nail polish. As well as a bottle that has nail polishes in.

Clothes:
Whenever someone asks me what I want for Christmas I always say clothes, a girl can never have enough clothes in their wardrobe (unless its overflowing of course). My mum and dad got me some clothes from New Look (I haven’t put all the clothes in the picture because I couldn’t fit them all in), and Casey got me my much loved Joni Jeans but in black.

Pamper Bath and Body Products:
Bath and body products are always a must for me at Christmas. My mum and dad got me a ted baker set with a perfume, body wash and body lotion, Pink Peppermint Candy Swirl Body Butter (smells amazing) which also comes with some cosy socks. Casey got me a Soap & Glory set which I love and a Ted Baker Soap (it’s actually surprisingly heavy).

Jewellery:
I always get jewellery for my birthday and Christmas and I love it. My mum and dad got me a heart-shaped necklace. Casey got me some rose gold earrings from Pandora which I am in love with.

Fiorelli Handbag:
My dad was so kind enough to get a handbag. When dad was getting mum’s present in Debenhams I said that I liked the bag and he actually got it for me which is so lovely.

BuyAGift:
My mum and dad was so lovely and bought me a Two Night Hotel Break from a wide range of venues in the UK and Europe. So me and Casey may go on a little break somewhere in February.

Other bits and bobs:
My mum and dad got me the Friends box set, ThisWorks Dream to Sleep set, Faux Fur Slippers, Cosy Socks, Gloves and a little sign that says ‘all guest must be approved by the dog!’. My brother got me a little trinket box that is engraved and got photos on the side. Casey also got me a cute little Me to You Elf Bear because he knows I love Me to You.

I have never had a beauty calendar before so I was very excited to have one this year. I decided to chose the Feel Unique advent calendar because it wasn’t crazy expensive and seemed to have some really good products in there.

In the beauty calendar I received Roger & Gallet Gentle Shower Cream, Decleor BB Cream 24hr Moisture Activator, Palmer’s Coconut Oil Body Lotion, Percy & Reed Perfectly Perfecting Wonder Balm, Olehenriksen Truth Sugar Glow Polishing Mask, Balance Me Instant Lift Pore Minimiser, Nuxe Ultra-Nourishng Lip Balm, Laura Geller Baked Gelato Swirl Illuminator in Gilded Honey, Rimmel The Only 1 Lipstick in Best of the Best, Popband Santa Baby Has ties, Bourjois Cream-to-Powder Eyeshadow in Originale and Pur Correcting Primer.

When I bought this beauty calendar I received a 10% OFF when I buy something I received in the beauty calendar which I think is really cool. Therefore, I do plan on buying a full size of the Percy & Reed Perfectly Perfecting Wonder Balm, just because I loved how it made my hair feel and look (also some of the other products I really liked was already full size).

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Christmas Baking

I thought I would do some Christmas baking today as I was in the mood to do so. I like baking to be quite quick and easy so I have used a cupcake ready mix. I would definitely like to get into the habit of baking from scratch but that will be in the future.

I started of by pre-heat my oven to 180 degrees celsius/gas mark 4 and placing my Christmas cupcake cases into the baking tray. I poured the cupcake mix into a bowl with 1 medium egg and 60ml of semi-skimmed milk and whisked it together. Once it was all mixed up I placed it in the cupcake cases and put them in to oven for 15-18 minutes or until golden brown. After they were ready to take out of the oven I let them cool down while I got the icing ready in a piping bag. It felt like it took the cupcakes ages to cool down but once they had I started to pipe the icing on top. Finally, adding sprinkle and little decorations to the top (I especially love the mini tree’s) the cupcake’s were finished! They were really quick and easy to do, as well as tasting amazing!