Makeup and Skincare Mashups

Wednesday, 30 March 2016

We talk a lot in the project panning community about multitasking products; eyeshadows you can use as highlighter, lipstick you can use as blush, etc. Nowadays, it's becoming more and more popular for makeup companies to do the work for us and multitask their makeup products as skincare. Now makeup is working even harder for us and improving our skin as well as making it look great!

My Mecca Cosmetica Wish List

Monday, 28 March 2016

I'm definitely one of those people that makes and maintains a continuous wish list of every product that has struck my interest recently. Right now my list is swerving towards some awesome products from Mecca Cosmetica and I must share my product lust with you!

Weekly Wrap-Up | ten

Sunday, 27 March 2016

We're just coming to the tail end of my skincare frenzy here on MissJulziez as I get some long awaited posts out of my system. Shortly we'll be returning to the usual makeup with a smattering of skincare and haircare, don't you worry!

Project Use It Up 2016 | Feb/Mar Wrap-Up & April Goals | Video

Look at that camera angle! I apologise for the framing but unfortunately you should expect to see the same thing in the next two videos. Sorry!

Other than that, these are my updates for my Project Use It Up for February and March as well as my goals for April. I'm steadily moving through products but hopefully I can make even more progress in this coming month!

xx Julia

My Favourite Skincare Ingredients

Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Since starting this blog, I have really grown to love skincare. Researching products and ingredients, working out what works and doesn't with my skin type, and obsessing over new and amazing products. And, over the years, I've come up with my little list of favourite skincare ingredients: the ones that work best for me and that I seek out in all my products.

Skincare Ingredients to Avoid

Monday, 21 March 2016

The ingredients lists on beauty products can be a real minefield, buried in a thick layer of opaque mud most of the time. But, there's hope! With a few dictionary terms, anyone can decipher those paragraphs of complicated chemical compounds. In particular, here are the ingredients that you should take note of and avoid.

Weekly Wrap-Up | nine

Sunday, 20 March 2016

It's my birthday week! Or, at least, it was my birthday week. I packed it full of fun and excitement with all of my friends and it was exhausting but great. Now, after that weekly wrap-up, let's swing back to the relevant blog and talk about what was happening on Miss Julziez this week.

Project Pan Roulette | Update Two | Video

Saturday, 19 March 2016

It's now been two months of working on this project so it's time to show you my progress! I'm really enjoying working on these products and getting to draw new ones each time, so let me know if you're also enjoying it! Also, please let me know if you're doing a project pan roulette so I can come and support you.

xx Julia

Planner Sticker Haul | March | Video

Wednesday, 16 March 2016

This is new for me! I apologise for how zoomed-out this video is and for the frequency with which I hold things out of frame. If you're happy to see more of this type of content in the future, please rest assured the next upload would be of a much higher quality! But, if you want me to never talk about my planner again, please let me know! Thank you for watching!

xx Julia

Makeup for Pale Skin

Monday, 14 March 2016

I am a member of the Pale Skin Club and have been dealing with that for my whole life. It means that finding makeup products to suit my translucent complexion can be a bit difficult. If you're also a member of this exclusive club, these are my tips for the best makeup products to make your skin glow.

Weekly Wrap-Up | eight

Sunday, 13 March 2016

It has been a very slow week here on MissJulziez for various personal reasons but I'm looking forward to getting back into the swing of things. I've got plenty of videos and posts planned for the next few weeks, especially as the university semester has begun.

Recent Purchases | March | Video

Saturday, 12 March 2016

I went a little bit crazy in the month of February and made a lot of beauty purchases so I'm here to show you all the things I bought! Let me know if you want more information about any of the products mentioned and I'll do my best to accommodate you. Also feel free to tell me what you thought of any of these products if you've tried them. Thanks for watching!

xx Julia

February Beauty Empties | Video

Saturday, 5 March 2016

In which I show you and speak briefly about all the products I've finished since my last empties video in January! I love empties videos because you really get to know a product after you finish it up so you know the reviews are accurate! If you've used any of these products or have any recommendations, please let me know!

xx Julia

February Wrap-Up | Video

Thursday, 3 March 2016

In which I show you all the books I finished or picked up in the month of February. It's a bit of a mix this month with some very good books and some very bad ones, too! If you've read any of these books or have some recommendations, please share them with me!

xx Julia