Back to School Makeup bag with BethMayBlogs!!!

So I got in contact with the lovely Beth from BethMayBlogs and since she's so fab with beauty posts she's written this little gem for you all! Perfect timing since a lot of you are going back to school soon!
Plus don't forget to check out my post on beth's blog!!
Hello! I'm Beth and normally post over at I was very kindly emailed and asked whether I'd like to post on here just in time for Back to School time and seeing as I love reading BTS themed posts and watching BTS videos, I jumped at the chance to share with you lovely lot my favourite makeup routine for early mornings when you're in a rush to get to school, work or college...My overall makeup looks remains pretty simple and similar throughout the school year however items such as foundation are constantly on rotation as I can't help but try new ones!

My foundation of choice at the minute is the Rimmel Match Perfection foundation which is often of offfer for £5 in Boots. The great thing about this is that it actually does match my skin and doesn't leave me with mask lines ( not a good look!). I then use a combination of my Collection lasting perfection concealer for my blemishes and currently the Rimmel Wake Me Up concealer as a lighter alternative under my eyes. Often, however, I do just reach for the collection for both to save time. I then set this with my trusty Stay Matte powder from Rimmel to keep my makeup in place through long school days.

For my eyes I like to keep a very neutral eye look. I am a sucker for MAC eyeshadows so have loved using Naked Lunch and All that Glitters in the past however I currently love using my MUA undressed palette over the top of my Bare Study paint pot ( MAC) as I can just use a wash of the lighter shades all over my lid then use a light flesh coloured shadow, or my stay matte powder, under my brow bone. I then just use one coat of mascara on my top lashes and recently have loved using my Bourjois 1 Second Mascara.

If I fancy some colour to my cheeks I often just reach for my MAC Soft and Gentle MSF as a simple wash of this can be used in place of bronzer, blush and highlight. If I fancy a little more colour, however, I have recently loved using my £2 bargain Natural Collection blusher in 'Peach Melba' which I love using in the hollows of my cheeks.

For my lips I often just reach for a clear gloss or lip-balm, my favourite for this being the Balmi Square Lip Balms.

What makeup routine do you follow when you're in a rush?

Thanks to Lorna again for letting me post today! If you'd like to see her lovely post post, don't fret about checking it out on

Beth xx

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