Excitement, disappointment & finding brush love…

This weekend has consisted of an Ann Summers party, a full set of lashes on a new client & my very first get together showing off Younique products with friends. 

The Ann Summers party (organised by me) was with work colleagues & held at one of their homes. I just wandered around in awe for at least the first 20 minutes – her house is gorgeous! Modern yet still nice & homely. I felt like I was walking around on marshmallow, the carpets were so soft & bouncy! I also met the fattest cat I have ever seen. She was ridiculously cute, with her belly practically skimming the floor as she walked πŸ˜πŸ˜‚ The party was decided on in order to boost morale. It has been pretty crap in work for a long while now, for various reasons, so we thought a chance to meet up, let our hair down & have fun was what was needed. It was a complete success, with laughter from start to finish. I even won a “Duck With A Dick”. It is exactly as it sounds. I can’t wait to put him in the bath & giggle childishly πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ 

I had a brand new client in for a full set of lashes yesterday afternoon! I’m pleased because it was the result of me messaging a few people in reply to their posts in a Facebook group, asking about lash extensions. I haven’t really pushed it before, but I have realised that I don’t have enough regular clients & certainly not enough money coming in, so I needed to put myself out there. Luckily it worked! She was also over the moon with her new lashes, beaming from ear to ear. What a lovely confidence boost for me 😊

Last night was the night I had arranged a girlie night round at mine. I assumed that using it as an opportunity to introduce my friends to Younique at the same time, would work really well. There was no intention to push anyone in to getting anything – I just thought it would be fun, something a little different to the “usual” girlie nights, a reason to have people around & a fun way of simply showing off some products. It had been arranged for a good few weeks & I was mega excited, as I would get to do one of my favourite things – play with makeup! Trying it on myself, as well as showing the girls a few tips & tricks. I borrowed my sponsor’s kit for the evening as she has lots of products (very kind of her), so I couldn’t wait to get stuck in, wanting to put everything on, NOW! Haha. The excitement turned to disappointment & embarrassment very quickly though. Of the roughly 10/12 girls meant to be coming, only 3 actually did. I didn’t let on, but I was gutted. This is why I don’t normally do these things, as it seems to happen to me every time! I did actually think this one would be an exception however. It was more about just getting together & having a fun evening, though obviously I was hopeful that some may want to order something. So far I am not having much luck at all with this! I did get to put through a very small order last night, which is absolutely appreciated & of course, better than nothing. I feel like a failure if I’m honest, and I don’t like it one bit πŸ˜” 

So the weekend began full of excitement & possibility, but has now run in to disappointment & embarrassment. Hmmmm… I don’t think so! I am getting out of here & heading back towards Happyville, thank you very much! Haha. I’ve vented now (by writing this) so time to focus on positive next steps now πŸ‘πŸΌ

So last night may well have turned out very differently to how I’d imagined, but all is not lost. I still got to play around with a few things I’d been waiting to try… Which means I am now able to talk about them from a personal point of view when asked, rather than simply describing what they are for. This is important to me as I believe in knowing the products you are selling & being able to give people honest feedback through personal use / experience. 

My favourites from last night, and now definitely on my “to get” list, are:

Moodstruck Addiction Eyeshadow – Palletes 3 + 5

Moodstruck Minerals Stiff Upper Lip, Lip Stains – “Sucker-punched”, “Sappy” & “Sultry”

Sculpting Trio

Liquid Foundation Brush – I have never loved a brush as much as I love this one! Seriously, I actually don’t know if I can bear the wait for delivery! It is soooo lush! 😍😍


https://www.youniqueproducts.com/lknight81/party/6264492/view 

Liz πŸ˜˜πŸ’‹

Younique March Customer Kudos: Last 24 hours!!!

This post is aimed at anyone who wasn’t aware of the amazing freebies you can get your hands on throughout March, as well as those who might not have got around to putting their orders in…

I wouldn’t want anyone missing out, so I’m shouting this loudly (you can probably hear me!): WE ARE NOW IN THE LAST 24 HOURS!!!

Just look at the products you could be receiving FOR FREE 😍

I have definitely not missed out on this one & I’m currently waiting (im)patiently for my order to arrive. I am literally beside myself with excitement πŸ˜ƒπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ

I am the first to admit that the thought of getting makeup for free is one of my most favourite things! I mean seriously, we all love a freebie, right?! 

The difference here however is that these are not just any old freebies, these are genuinely fantastic, full sized & usable products. Who is with me when I say that the amount of freebies I’ve ended up throwing away over the years, due to being completely the wrong colour/shade for me, or the product itself simply not being what I would actually use, is probably in the high numbers?! 

Well you will not be throwing any of these away, I can assure you! πŸ™ŒπŸΌ

If you are trying to decide on which products to order, to ensure you also end up with those extras, then have a look at my lashes from this morning – taken just before leaving for work…


Check them out!! My lashes are INSANE!! I used Younique’s “Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lashes+” – this being a coat of the gel, followed by ONE of the fibres, then sealing with a second coat of the gel. Easy Peasy! 

**I took this picture using my iPhone camera & can guarantee I have NOT edited it in any way or added any filters**


Perhaps you have been thinking about some new eye shadows? Who would like a range of pallets with various shade options to choose from? Colours that are highly pigmented, ensuring fabulous colour results with minimal product application, and therefore being a total dream to blend?

Then have a gander at these beauties!!!! 😍😍😍 “Moodstruck Addiction Shadow Pallette” – available in 5 stunning shade combinations 


The range of looks you can create, from each pallet, is just incredible! (Not me in the pic this time). 

I am desperate to get my hands on Number’s 3 + 5 on my next order 😍😍😍

Anyway, I shall stop here, in the hope you go on to have a look through the range & grab yourself those brilliant free products before it’s too late!! 

Copy & paste this link in to your browser:

https://www.youniqueproducts.com/lknight81/party/6264492/view 

Enjoy!!! πŸ˜˜πŸ’‹