August Favourites

Hi beautiful bellas, Springtime has finally arrived! That means it’s September (YAY it’s my birthday tomorrow) already and boy, did this year fly by so fast. It feels like just the other day I started wearing makeup, had a baby and started blogging. On that note, my angel is already a year old. Isn’t she just too adorable? So this is the first time I’m sharing my monthly favourites. A lot of these products I’ve owned for a while but with winter making me lazy and trying to get my skin to not to flake all over the place from…

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Benefit Cosmetics Haul + First Impressions

If you’ve read my previous Wishlist Wednesday post, you would know that I was super excited for Benefit Cosmetics to be finally brought back to South Africa. On top of that, I found a select few of my favourite beauty bloggers were allowed to host a VIP experience with 5 guests at the Sandton City launch on social media. I entered two of the competitions, one being the Friday night before the official launch on the 11th July and the other being the Sunday after. When I got the message that I was chosen for the Friday night launch, I…

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The NEW Essence “Nauti Girl” Nautical Trend Edition

Hi bellas, I was so happy to see a new Essence Trend Edition collection launched in Dischem at Clearwater on Sunday. It has been quite a while since the last trend edition, Hello Autumn! was launched more than 3 months ago. The collection has a sailor theme that sports the classic shades of blue, grey and red amongst it to celebrate a sailing tour of Summer. After checking out all the items on the stand, I decided only to purchase a lipstick from the Essence Nauti Girl collection which is an orange slightly bordering on peach shade called ‘Miss Navy’.…

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Wishlist Wednesday – Dior Tie Dye Collection Summer 2015

The Dior Tie Dye Collection has finally hit SA. With it’s 60’s inspired tie dye shades, it will bring out the gypsy in any makeup lover. Bronze skin, ocean waves and fun in the sun all come to mind when looking at the items in this collection. Dior has managed to bring out gorgeous collections time and time again and the Dior Tie Dye Collection is no exception. The prices are steep but for the quality of Dior’s makeup, it’s worth every penny. I truly believe money makes the world go round and I wish I had enough to buy…

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Wishlist Wednesday – MAC Wash & Dry collection

I’m sure all of you Instagram junkies have seen MAC’s new seasonal collection for summer 2015 (only in the Northern Hemisphere though). The MAC Wash & Dry collection packaging is truly amazing. With its glossy, gradient, multi-coloured packaging echoing the summer vibe, the shades are bright, intense and summer ready. The MAC Wash & Dry collection, having a quirky and fun laundromat theme, has the perfect, long-lasting formula for a full spin or a quick tumble.

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