May Favourites

Happy FriYAY bellas, Yes I know this post is overdue but after a long week all I want to do is crawl into bed and sleep and have happy dreams about touring the world and buying lots of makeup. Not the most creative ideas for the weekend but eh, what’s a girl to do on an empty stomach. Thankfully the last couple of days have been better than anticipated but with the late night snacking when hubby returns from prayers, I’m not sure if I’ll be losing any weight this Ramadaan. Gotta start early for that summer bod *hides away…

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MAC Vibe Tribe Collection now Available

With all the controversy surrounding the new MAC Vibe Tribe collection, I’m sure there’s a lot of bellas out there that have decided to boycott the brand and the collection. As much as I concur with some and completely agree that MAC was in the wrong on this one, I couldn’t help but get my hands on some of these gorgeous trinkets. I couldn’t resist to get my hands on the Gleamtones Powder and two of the lippies. I haven’t used them yet so today I’ll be sharing what the collection entails and if I love the items I picked up, I’ll…

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Catrice Treasure Trove Collection

The latest limited edition products to hit the promotional shelves at Dischem is the Catrice Treasure Trove collection. Boasting an array of thee most gorgeous drugstore packaging EVER, Catrice have even trumped their previous packaging in the Kaviar Gauche collection which I reviewed here and was absolutely breathtaking. Sparkling Gems. Opulent jewellery, elaborate sequin embroidery and iridescent lurex materials crown the winter holiday season. The new designer collections are extremely glamorous with bejewelled and lavishly decorated clothing. A festive, feminine make-up look is the ideal match for the unique fashion highlights. The Limited Edition “Treasure Trove” by CATRICE presents the most…

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New Essence Products Haul

About two weeks back I mentioned that Essence had launched a whole lot of new products that were added to their permanent range here. Shortly afterwards I found them at Dischem and picked up a few I wanted to try. This post has inevitably taken so long for me to post because I had mixed feelings towards some of the items and wanted to test it thoroughly before posting my review. I feel I’m ready now because I’ve been reaching for some of these products on the daily so let’s get on to it. For lips I picked up the…

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Wishlist Wednesday – New Essence AW/16 products

With us enjoying the falling leaves of autumn and winter creeping upon us here in the southern hemisphere, I must admit, as much as I love sunshine, I cannot wait for these blistering hot days to be put behind us. But alas, along with the cold brings dry, pale skin, chapped lips and tired eyes. Luckily for us, Essence has brought out a whole new range of products perfect to banish winter face. They’re all part of the permanent range so if you miss out, you can be rest assured they’ll be restocked for you to get your hands on…

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