REVIEW: PEPPYCO. LED LIGHT THERAPY MASK & SKINCARE | THE BELPER

As I’m sure we can all agree, light therapy is vast becoming a beauty treatment that is not only accessible in beauty clinics but now more than ever, in the comfort of our own homes. who doesn’t love the idea of a three-in-one spa treatment at home?! If you don’t know much about light therapy, I’ve put together a video of the magnificent benefits of … Continue reading REVIEW: PEPPYCO. LED LIGHT THERAPY MASK & SKINCARE | THE BELPER

REVIEW: Supercharged Bundle Skincare Range by Alya Skin | THE BELPER

There’s nothing more rewarding than the experience of a good, illuminating, detoxifying and rejuvenating skincare ritual after a long day! But my goodness is it tricky to find the right combination of products for such a facial at home. As someone who doesn’t accept every collaboration, I choose the companies I work with wisely and after hearing and reading a lot of positive reviews about … Continue reading REVIEW: Supercharged Bundle Skincare Range by Alya Skin | THE BELPER

top 3 current favourite lipsticks

Hello, Everyone! I hope you’re all well. today’s post is all about my top 3 lipsticks I’ve been wearing non-stop recently. For me, lipstick plays a huge part in completing a look. And for a while, I found it tricky to navigate easy lip colours to throw on whenever I’m in a rush. Here are the three lipsticks that I’ve reached for the most this … Continue reading top 3 current favourite lipsticks

ZOË KRAVITZ FOR JULY BRITISH VOGUE ‘19 INSPIRED MAKEUP LOOK (Makeup Video)

Hello, Everyone! I hope you’re all well. Today’s post is an Inspired Makeup Look of British Vogue’s July issue featuring actress, Zoë Kravitz on the cover of their latest issue. This gorgeously defined smokey eye was created by makeup artist, Pat McGrath using her line, Pat McGrath Labs. As soon as I received this magazine through the post, I knew I HAD to recreate this … Continue reading ZOË KRAVITZ FOR JULY BRITISH VOGUE ‘19 INSPIRED MAKEUP LOOK (Makeup Video)

MY RED LIP ROUTINE ☆ MAKEUP VIDEO

Hello, Everyone! Today’s upload is the long awaited red lip routine. Demonstrating my favourite application method for the perfect red lip – suitable to wear for special occasions or even simply an everyday look (played down perhaps). Make sure to comment what you all think down below, like this video if you enjoyed it and subscribe for more content from moi! 🙂 ✯ PRODUCTS USED … Continue reading MY RED LIP ROUTINE ☆ MAKEUP VIDEO

MAKEUP VIDEO ☆ CAT EYE LOOK IN 5 SIMPLE STEPS

Hello, Everyone! So, this video is a five-step tutorial on how to achieve the all-time classic cat eye. I love the fact that this eye-look can immediately transform any eye shape into a fierce feline eye within seconds. A classic look that anyone who loves makeup or is just getting started with makeup should have in their makeup-wardrobe ^-^ As some of you may know, … Continue reading MAKEUP VIDEO ☆ CAT EYE LOOK IN 5 SIMPLE STEPS

SPRING MAKEUP LOOK: GREEN EYESHADOW INSPO 💚

I’m well aware that green eyeshadow isn’t always the first choice when it comes to smokey eyes (especially in Spring) – however, I wanted to break the ice of its reputation and present in this post that green eyeshadow is definitely an eyeshadow to look out for this season. Think bright pale (the 60s) green, the variety of green leaves inspired by the blossomed flowers … Continue reading SPRING MAKEUP LOOK: GREEN EYESHADOW INSPO 💚

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY 💗

Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! There are so many simple things you can do to leverage your Valentine’s Day! Below is my small list of simple suggestions that I personally enjoy doing on this annual holiday: 1. Take time to be thoughtful and help others This obviously doesn’t have to be too extreme but something as simple as accompanying someone with their bags, a friend with … Continue reading HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY 💗

MINIMAL FESTIVE HOLIDAY MAKEUP 🎄

Hi, Everyone! I hope you’re all doing well during this month’s festivities and preparations with your loved ones. This blog post is a makeup look that I think would be perfect for holiday parties without looking too overdone. I took some inspiration from Rihanna’s 2017 Met Gala Look with an 80’s twist. Opting for bright/pale pinks (mixed in with my bronzer to suit my skin … Continue reading MINIMAL FESTIVE HOLIDAY MAKEUP 🎄

Outfit of The Day: #CasualVibes

Happy Sunday, everyone! Today’s mellow outfit features a mustard yellow sweater (a current favourite), put together with my go-to blue jeans and essential over-the-knee black boots. I’ve never really been one to embrace colour throughout my wardrobe much, but what makes this sweater an exception for me is that the tone within this mustard yellow, merges the brightness and warmth of the autumn season. SWEATER … Continue reading Outfit of The Day: #CasualVibes

MAKEUP MOOD: 1940s Vibes

This makeup mood is about harnessing the delicacy of the 1940s makeup style. Fresh, clean and defined using thin strokes of black eyeliner to give the illusion of fuller lashes with simplified skin to show of the iridescence of the clear like shimmery eyeshadow, pulled together with light brows and a statement brown-nude lip. The cohesive, monochromatic theme in this look is not only perfect … Continue reading MAKEUP MOOD: 1940s Vibes

MAKEUP LOOK: CLEAN GLAM

Hello, Everyone! I hope you’re all well and enjoying your morning, day or evening wherever you are reading this today! This post is yet again, another makeup edit, but more glam for the Autumn/Winter season that is upon us. With so many incredible interpretations of glam makeup available for inspo, it can sometimes get a little overwhelming when the occasion actually rises to wear a … Continue reading MAKEUP LOOK: CLEAN GLAM

MAKEUP LOOK: “Pretty in Pink”

Happy September to you all! For some reason, I’ve fallen back in love with pink hues lately. Growing up, I rarely liked to admit that my favourite colour (at the time) was pink, however, the majority of my detailed decorations all over my bedroom, throughout my scrapbooks, perfumes and handbags all happened to be pink *pretends to be shocked*. But on a more serious note, … Continue reading MAKEUP LOOK: “Pretty in Pink”

MAKEUP TUTORIAL: LA DOLCE VITA INSPIRED MAKEUP LOOK

Hi, Everyone!  I know this is a long one but I thought that it would be nice to film a ‘talk-through’ tutorial for a change. Let me know if you liked this by commenting below on what you think and also any suggestions of what you’d like to see on my YouTube channel.  PRODUCTS USED IN THIS VIDEO/EDITORIAL:  Liquid Gold Highlighter: Nip&Fab “Deep Gold” Foundation: Fenty … Continue reading MAKEUP TUTORIAL: LA DOLCE VITA INSPIRED MAKEUP LOOK

MAKEUP LOOK: TURQUOISE BLISS

PRODUCT DETAILS: BASE: L’Oreal Infallible Total Cover Foundation “Cappucino” (I prefer to mix this foundation in with a liquid illuminator to sheer the coverage down just a bit.) CONCEALER: The same foundation mixed in with a lighter one from Elizabeth Arden, lightly applied to the centre points of the face including right underneath my eyes. POWDER: RCMA No Color Powder “Translucent” BLUSH: NIP&FAB Contour Palette “DARK” – Orange Shade … Continue reading MAKEUP LOOK: TURQUOISE BLISS

10 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD START JOURNALING NOW!

Hello, everyone! I hope you’re all doing well today! This post will most likely, be falling into the “life” category of this blog lol. It is a topic that I’ve become quite passionate about, only because I’ve come to witness the impact that this small change has already made in my life, and that is journaling. I’m sure we’ve all heard about it, read about it and … Continue reading 10 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD START JOURNALING NOW!

TOP 5 [RED] SUMMER LIPSTICKS YOU NEED TO TRY THIS SUMMER!

Happy Weekend, everyone! Summer is finally here and I am so excited to share a variety of different fresh, glowy and experimental looks on here The Belper. However, with this heat wave… I’ve found myself channelling my inner minimalist makeup artist and I’m currently loving it at the moment! The simple, fresh face and a red lip look have been a new obsession of mine. … Continue reading TOP 5 [RED] SUMMER LIPSTICKS YOU NEED TO TRY THIS SUMMER!

MAUVE MAKEUP TUTORIAL | MINI REVIEW: FENTY BEAUTY FOUNDATION ✰

Hi everyone! I know I’m probably the last person on earth to do a review on the Fenty Beauty foundation, but I still thought it would be nice to let you how I liked this product, how I use it and when I particularly like to wear this foundation. Along with this review is a quick and easy mauve-toned makeup look  I think will be … Continue reading MAUVE MAKEUP TUTORIAL | MINI REVIEW: FENTY BEAUTY FOUNDATION ✰

MAKEUP TUTORIAL: MY SIGNATURE MAKEUP LOOK! ✰

PRODUCTS USED: Sleek Bronze Block “Dark” – http://amzn.to/2EHFE7F Sleek Contour Kit “Medium” – http://amzn.to/2CZJYyt L’Oreal True Match Foundation “Cappucino” – http://amzn.to/2EGj9zJ MAC Select Cover Up Concealer “NW45” – http://amzn.to/2mvfM7j L’Oreal True Match Powder Compact – http://amzn.to/2myxkj9 ELF Cosmetics Lengthening Mascara – http://amzn.to/2DbHfGv Bobbi Brown Foundation Stick “Chestnut” – http://amzn.to/2r22PaB RCMA No Color Powder –https://www.beautybay.com/makeup/rcma… SUBSCRIBE – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyVU… INSTAGRAM – @stacyjang_ https://www.instagram.com/stacyjang_/ TWITTER – @Stacyjang SNAPCHAT … Continue reading MAKEUP TUTORIAL: MY SIGNATURE MAKEUP LOOK! ✰

How To Pull Off Any Bold Lip This Spring!

Happy weekend everyone! Spring is finally here, (well, kinda lol) and this season is all about experimenting with the new, unusual and fresh colours in lipsticks, eyeshadows and even blushes! I decided to dedicate this post to a question I’d been receiving a lot lately: How do you pull off a bold lip? Simple right? well, although it may seem as easy as it sounds, a lot of the … Continue reading How To Pull Off Any Bold Lip This Spring!

MAKEUP LOOK: PASTEL PURPLE MOMENT

I mentioned in a post last year that Purple shadows had slowly become one of my most favourite colours to work with on the eyes. For this look, pastel purple is the star of the show! Trend Alert!   Expect to see more pastel-toned eyeshadows with a natural skin finish this coming Spring. From, pastel blues, greens, pinks, yellows, purples, you name it, all of the … Continue reading MAKEUP LOOK: PASTEL PURPLE MOMENT

Look of the Day: Matte Skin and Glossy Lips

This look is yet another simple makeup look with an all-black outfit (or in this case vintage coat 🙈) but with a twist. Dark. Intense. Glossy. Lips. I’ve been a huge fan of matte skin with deep burgundy contrasted lips lately, so I thought why not show how I would style this simple yet bold look! For all the products I’ve used, I’ve provided links … Continue reading Look of the Day: Matte Skin and Glossy Lips

Look Of The Day (BLOGMAS: Day 13)

Morning walks, enjoying the fresh winter breeze is something I know I should do more often. I love when the weather is just in between cold and bearable… It’s quite nice to take time to be in the moment and take in the fresh air. CROPPED SWEATER: ZARA SKIRT: ZARA TIGHTS: PRIMARK COAT: (VINTAGE) DEBENHAMS SCARF: VINTAGE BOOTS: ZARA MINI BAG: THRIFTED Thank you stopping … Continue reading Look Of The Day (BLOGMAS: Day 13)

Christmas Scones Recipe! (BLOGMAS: Day 10)

I made Christmas scones! Pretty much the only Christmassy thing about these scones is that I used a star shaped cutter instead of a round one… However I do feel that with this simple recipe comes the opportunity to personalise, share and enjoy what you’ve created! Here’s my method on how I made Christmas scones 😊 Ingredients/What you’ll need: 225g/8oz self raising flour 55g/2oz butter 25g/1oz demerara … Continue reading Christmas Scones Recipe! (BLOGMAS: Day 10)

THE CHRISTMAS TAG (BLOGMAS: Day 9)

So today I thought it would be fun to do the Christmas tag but with a little twist.. I’m currently visiting family and my 11(and a half, lol) year old cousin, Bethany was also happy to answer these questions, so I thought why not include her answers in this post too! Here is our Christmas Tag!

1. What is your favourite Christmas Movie/s?

Beth: ELF

Stacy: Miracle on 34th Street

2. Do you open your presents on Christmas Eve or Christmas morning?

Beth, Stacy: Christmas Morning

3. Do you have a favourite Christmas memory?

Beth, Stacy: Opening Christmas crackers and laughing at the bad jokes.

4. Favourite festive food?

Stacy: Mince Pies 🤗

Beth: Marshmallows and chocolate

5. Favourite Christmas gift?

Stacy: My coffee table books + the Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance Palette (from last year).

Beth: My phone

6. Favourite Christmas scent?Beth/Stacy: Cinnamon

7. Do you have any Christmas Eve traditions?

Stacy: I go to bed early ^-^

Beth: I used to put out a glass of milk and cookies for Santa ^-^

8. What tops your tree?

Beth, Stacy: A star!

9. As a kid what was the one (crazy, wild, extravagant) gift you always asked for but never received?

Beth, Stacy: A unicorn ✨

10. What’s the best part about Christmas for you? Stacy: Seeing everyone happy!

Beth: Christmas dinner, opening crackers and of course giving.

Continue reading “THE CHRISTMAS TAG (BLOGMAS: Day 9)”

Behind The Scenes at Derby Theatre: with Costume Designer, Tim Heywood

I’m so thrilled to dedicate this blog post to one of my personal favourite processes of Derby Theatre productions. Pretty much the element that can always pull a show together, that breathes life into characters’ looks; Costume. Here at Derby Theatre, we’ve had the chance to catch a glimpse of Derby Theatre’s Head of Wardrobe, Tim Heywood’s mind palace when it comes to working on … Continue reading Behind The Scenes at Derby Theatre: with Costume Designer, Tim Heywood

Essentials EDIT: The Pinned Blazer Look

My newest and most favourite essential atm has to be this very oversized blazer I recently thrifted. So oversized to the point that I had to pin the blazer with my seahorse broach (also thrifted) to give somewhat of an asymmetrical shape. This houndstooth blazer is actually a men’s blazer, but because of how oversized it is on me – I’ve found that it’s perfect … Continue reading Essentials EDIT: The Pinned Blazer Look

GREAT EXPECTATIONS Review

I had the pleasure of viewing Derby Theatre’s newest Production, Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations, adapted by Neil Bartlett – Directed by Sarah Brigham. The actors flow within their characters in the most effortless and captivating way possible, interestingly brought to life and carried with some of the same crafty elements Dicken’s has in Pip’s narrations. I liked that even though the play is not nearly … Continue reading GREAT EXPECTATIONS Review

DERBY THEATRE (DT) AMBASSADOR ANNOUNCEMENT

I’m thrilled to announce that I’m officially an ambassador for Derby Theatre! Growing up with such passion and admiration for artistic culture, I’m so grateful to be part of Derby Theatre’s Ambassadors Team amongst other young artists. As DT Ambassadors, we work together to bring, include and encourage all people to enjoy and experience performing arts through Derby Theatre and the dedicated team behind it, … Continue reading DERBY THEATRE (DT) AMBASSADOR ANNOUNCEMENT

REVIEW: Skinny Coffee Club 28 NIGHT PROGRAM

Good Evening Everyone, Due to the many requests for my thoughts on the Skinny Coffee Club: NIGHT EDITION, your wish was my command and so here, I’ve brought to you my in-depth review! **Drinks the coffee** Skinny Coffee Club 28 DAY PROGRAM Mini Review: As many of you know, I have a good relationship with Skinny Coffee Club’s 28 Day program. Though they are widely … Continue reading REVIEW: Skinny Coffee Club 28 NIGHT PROGRAM

EDIT: Hello, Autumn

September is here! This autumnal inspired editorial showcases this simple corset dress from Zara paired with my thrifted classic cowboy inspired ankle boots by Topshop which are one of my favourite go-to boots for Autumn/Winter months. Overall this look is quite free-flowing and different compared to my other ones. And even though this edit is in black and white, the makeup is just a simple … Continue reading EDIT: Hello, Autumn

Vivienne Westwood Personal Shoe Collection Exhibition

It was a lovely Monday morning when I was chatting with my good neighbour about our obsessions with 1940-50s fashion. Soon a conversation was brought up about our top favourite designers and Vivienne Westwood was mentioned. It was at that moment she had told me about a Vivienne Westwood Personal Shoe Collection Exhibition running at our local museum. It is known that this person had … Continue reading Vivienne Westwood Personal Shoe Collection Exhibition

SATURDAY’S LOOK: CASUAL DAY OUT

Happy Weekend! The Look: I wanted to keep things simple but elevated with a touch of glam by accessorising here and there. DENIM DRESS: Thrifted BODYSUIT (worn underneath): ZARA BOX BAG: ZARA SNEAKERS: ZARA (On Sale) NECKLACE: RIVER ISLAND STUD EARRINGS: ZARA SUNGLASSES: NEW LOOK MAKEUP LOOK: Since my outfit was more cool toned, I balanced things out with warm, sun-kissed looking skin. I concealed … Continue reading SATURDAY’S LOOK: CASUAL DAY OUT

MAKEUP LOOK: Thick, Winged Eyeliner

Perfecting a wing can often be intimidating, considering each eye can potentionaly end up looking entirely different to the one you’ve just spent a good 10 minutes on. I occasionally still have those days however, I have noticed that when I’m in a 10 minute-makeup rush I find myself doing either a faint or thick line of eyeliner. It’s a simple yet quick way to … Continue reading MAKEUP LOOK: Thick, Winged Eyeliner

Happy Friday!

For today’s look, I worked with pink hues and undertones to give me a subtle rosy glow!  On the eyes, I dusted Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance’s  “Buon Fresco” and “Love Letter” on the lids, applied a thin wing to elongate my eyes and topped off with Bourjois Paris Queen Attitude Mascara. For the cheeks, I bronzed and blushed with the Sleek Bronze Block Compact and highlighted with my … Continue reading Happy Friday!

EDIT #SaturdaysLook

    I’m currently obsessed with lace dresses, I paired this dress with my favourite platform shoes from ZARA I went for a glowy/glam skin look using my favourite face products: @lorealmakeup True Match Foundation, bronzed with @bobbibrownuk Foundation Stick “Chestnut” under my eyes I used @lagirlcosmetics Pro Concealer and set it with @anastasiabeverlyhills Refill Powders (which I’ve done a blog post on) Quick tip … Continue reading EDIT #SaturdaysLook