The Body Shop Makeup Madness Haul (Part 1)

A couple of weeks ago I received an email invite from The Body Shop about their Makeup Madness Happy Hour. Well, it was for two hours, and ALL their makeup items were 50% off for ‘Love your body’ members. For non-members, you can sign up for a membership card in store and rack up points every time you purchase items from them. I arrived a bit early to scout the selection and the lady offered to keep my items until 4 o’clock. I happily, and peacefully, got to browse at my own leisure without too much of the madness. So…

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Madame Zingara’s Theatre of Dreams

So last weekend was my ‘birthday weekend’ 🙂 and it was absolutely amazing. On Saturday night I finally got to see what everyone has been raving about and boy was it awesome. Stepping through the archway towards the mirrored tent made me feel like Alice going down the rabbit hole. Everywhere I looked were bizarre characters from Aladdin lookalikes to surfer dudes and Vikings. Patrons roamed between the bar and boutique before the show, grabbing a drink or a feather boa to adorn their attire. Hypnotised, one question sprang to mind, is this real? Or a fantasy? We were ushered…

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Give a little and…

So I received my order from TAKEALOT.com yesterday. It was delivered by the courier company in just 3 days and I was only expecting it sometime next week. I was so excited I immediately got to playing around and would like to share my thoughts with you. The items I ordered were on my TAKEALOT.com wish list and luckily for me they were having a spring sale (not that I need an excuse to buy makeup).                                      Yardley Stayfast Supershine Lipgloss in Rocking Red and Glamour Girl – I must admit for a long time these have been…

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MAC me up

Whilst writing my first ever blog post is surely a daunting experience, I am way too excited to share my makeup makeover details with you. This past week I made an appointment for a makeup lesson at the MAC store in Cresta. I left the house looking like a gremlin with nothing on my face except moisturiser and clear lip balm. With anticipation building, I quickly thought of some techniques I would like to learn such as contouring and getting that flawless finish. By no means was I let down in the least. Basically the way it works is you…

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