Recently my daily makeup picks have been including a number of drugstore gems that I would be lost without. It’s easy to fall in love with the luxe packaging and inviting displays of the high end beauty world but let’s not overlook those standout budget beauties that give their expensive rivals a run for their money. Today is an ode to all those cheaper items that get just as much love in my collection and are worth a dedicated post praising them. Continue reading
You’ve seen it on my Instagram, it’s already featured in a favourites post, now it’s finally time to lift the lid and give the Pixi Glow Mista full on review. The hotly anticipated followed up to the incredibly popular (and constantly out of stock) Glow Tonic, this promises a radiant and dewy effect that is dispersed onto your skin in the form of a fine mist. Continue reading
Right, then! I’m going to sound like aaaaaaaaall the humans in the world when I say: Where has this year gone!? We are officially in the month of December, 21 days away from Christmas, 28 days away from 2015, and about 2 months away from my birthday – yaaaay! *counting down the days*
I first saw the Lancôme Grandiôse Swan-Neck Mascara in one of Tati’s videos and I must say, I was VERY intrigued by the shape of the wand. I actually didn’t think this mascara would ever reach South African shores, but lo & behold – it arrived in September 2014. Lancôme very kindly sent me a Grandiôse mascara for review & I have been using it for the past month and a half (I’m wearing it in this blog post), so I think it’s safe to say I can give you a pretty good review.
While you guys are reading this blog post, I’m probably walking along the beach in Hermanus… Not trying to make you jealous, just saying… Alright…I’m trying to make you just a little jealous. Continue reading
This year, Stila celebrates their 20th anniversary. 20 Years of providing the beauty-obsessed with fantastical makeup items ranging from foundations, to lippies, to makeup brushes. And let me tell ya: Stila really hit the ball out of the park with this eyeshadow palette! I was sent this palette a few weeks ago and upon looking at the shades, it was love at first sight. The new ‘Eyes Are The Window’ eyeshadow palettes are inspired by the spiritual notion that true beauty is revealed from within. Each palette contains 12 eyeshadow pans that enable you to create and endless amount of different eye looks. Continue reading