Tuesday, 23 August 2016


Being able to work closely with some of my favourite makeup brands is one of my absolute favourite things about my job, and last week I definitely had one of those pinch me moments!

I was asked by SEVENTEEN (by far one of the best makeup brands on the highstreet in my opinion, for their incredible quality yet affordable beauty products that won’t break the bank) if I would like to hold an event with them for the first ever Blogger Network meet up.  I of course said yes.

The event was set out to be super inspiring and something I would have loved to have attended when I first started out blogging.  There was a YouTube/Google expert there giving a talk on his ‘10 Tips Every Beauty Vlogger Should Know” (seriously fantastic advice and guidance) and I also gave a talk about my blogging journey to becoming a full time content creator.  I added in my top tips for growing your blog (which I might actually make a video about soon as the feedback from beauty bloggers was really positive) and overall there was just such a inspiring feel for the evening. 

Not only that, but celeb makeup artist Vanesa Guallar was there doing makeup demonstrations on this year’s hottest makeup trends.  I’ve actually known Vanesa for years now and she’s someone I always go to for beauty advice (anyone remember this post) so to see these makeup looks come to life with SEVENTEEN products was mesmerising!

My favourite trend of the evening was definitely ‘Sci-fi Skin’ – a beautifully natural makeup look of which it’s main focus is a metallic, dewy sheen, so skin is left looking glowing.  I’m also a massive fan of SEVENTEEN’s new Mega Matte Lipsticks to create the Bold Lips trend.  These lippies retail at £4.49 each and come in 12 beautiful shades to create stunning statement lips.

If you’re an emerging beauty blogger who wants to meet new bloggers, get inspiration and share posts then I really recommend joining the SEVENTEEN Blogger Network – it’s a fantastic platform and hopefully I’ll get to meet you at future events! 

What’s your favourite SEVENTEEN makeup product?



  1. Looks like real fun. Can wait to see the Sci-fi skin

  2. It was lovely meeting you at the event sweetie! Your tips were great and so helpful!

    www.bekylou.com xx

  3. I've never tried Seventeen makeup before but I'd love to!

    Renee | Life After Lux

  4. Seventeen have been doing so well! I really like their mascaras!

  5. This sounds like such a great event! Hopefully you'll make a video about growing blogs so I can watch it x


  6. What a wonderful opportunity for you! We don't have Seventeen here, so I'm not familiar with the brand.

  7. Such a good evening, so gutted I was not there for long due to my friend :(

    Tips you gave were so helpful. Seventeen is also my favourite high street brand, I can't get enough of it.

    My favourite of theirs is the wow highlighter. All of it if I'm honest lol.

  8. I've joined the seventeen blogger network a couple of weeks ago and I really hope I can attend one of this meetings, they look like so much fun! x

    Sofia | www.theglamchapter.blogspot.com

  9. I love this brand so much! Their primer is amazing! I would love you to make a video!
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  10. Thanks for sharing I would love to see a video on your experience. I love the seventeen stay time concealer! Xx


  11. I went to this place in first time with my husband on Tuesday night after work. The inside of this LA venue was quit big and had enough seats to sit and nice bar area. We had a few things, along with drinks and it was all good!


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