Dainty Alice

A pretty little LUSH, Beauty & Lifestyle blog.

Beautiful DIY Gel Nails With Classy Nails

At-home Gel Manicure with Classy Nails

As a recently reformed nail-biter, beautiful nails are something I have always desired, but never been able to achieve. In the past I have forked out the usual £30 on a set of acrylics, but always felt a little guilty when I got bored bored and pinged them off barely a week later.

Then, I received a miracle in the form of Classy Nails...

My 'Soft Modern' Home Wish List

I'm definitely a girl who enjoys her home comforts. To me, snuggled down under a fluffy blanket with a mug of tea and my laptop is the perfect way to spend an evening. I especially love to surround myself with soft furnishings and pretty decor in shades of blush pink and grey, a style which is referred to as 'soft modern.' There's so many gorgeous home wares I've been eyeing up recently, so I created a wish list of my absolute favourites to share with you all.

4 Simple SEO Hacks For Newbie Bloggers

If you want to bring lots of natural, organic traffic to your blog, it's important to get to grips with the basics of search engine optimisation (or SEO for short.) 

Quite often it can make or break a blog's views as without good SEO your little blog will go unseen in the vast sea of the internet. Luckily for you, newbie blogger, your SEO can be improved in a matter of minutes with these four simple hacks.

6 Tips For Beautiful Blog Photos

Something I'm hugely passionate about is making sure my blog is filled with lots of lovely photographs. I am definitely not an expert photographer, but I've learnt so much in the last year and have received so many compliments on my blog photos, I thought it would be worth sharing these 6 tips for beautiful blog photos.

Review: NARS Orgasm Blush

Ladies, I did it. I finally got an Orgasm. No, I don't mean my boyfriend had been slacking (you naughty lot!) I'm referring to the legendary NARS blush in the shade 'Orgasm'.

Being possibly the most hyped-about blush around and first released in the Spring of 1999, it was only a matter of time before I caved and bought it for myself. 

A £100 Too Faced 'Sweet Peach' Haul

Oops, I did it again. I once again slipped and clicked 'checkout' on £100 worth of fabulous Too Faced goodies, this time from the fabulous new Sweet Peach collection which was released on December 14th. The goodies I treated myself to included the iconic Sweet Peach palette, Papa Don't Peach blush and a Peach Oil lip gloss.

New Beginnings

Happy 2017 everyone. This last year has been a strange one, filled with plenty of ups and downs. I've seen a lot of changes this year, both in myself and the people around me, so I thought I'd use this post to reflect on 2016 and explore my goals for the new year. I'm a lover of new beginnings, and I'm determined to make this one the best yet.