OFRA Week – OFRA Wishlist + Black Friday Specials

With Black Friday fast approaching, I thought I’d put together a wishlist of the OFRA items I’m still lusting after. I won’t be including any permanent liquid lipsticks because if you read my post here, you can just include the shades I don’t have because I want them all. I do have a couple of face products already in my collection which I’ll share with you in tomorrow’s line-up. Vintage Vineyard Collection – R320 ($20*) Named after famous wine capitals around the world, these gorgeous shades consist of rosé, cabernet and plum hues perfect for the upcoming fall and winter…

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OFRA Week – OFRA Pro Eyeshadow Palette Review & Swatches

Before attending the Pro Beauty Expo, the OFRA Pro Eyeshadow Palette was the item I most wanted from the brand. I saw a picture on their Instagram page and I fell in love with the colours and pigmentation of the shades. I enquired about the price and when I found out it would be on sale at the expo, I asked them to set one aside for me and patiently waited. At the expo, they had an open palette for swatching and I was so excited to play. I dipped my fingers into the lilac shade and nothing. No colour,…

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OFRA Week – OFRA Liquid Lipsticks Review & Swatches

Happy Monday bellas, This week we’ll be venturing in to the world of everything OFRA. I did feature one of the OFRA Liquid Lipsticks in a previous ‘nude liquid lipsticks I’m loving right now’ post just over a month ago but I haven’t explained to you just how much I love this formula. It hasn’t been readily available in South Africa in the past but now that their website is up and running, anyone can get their hands on the products. If you haven’t heard about OFRA before, let me give you some insight into the brand. Background Ofra Gaito,…

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5 Pretty Nude Liquid Lipsticks I’m Loving Right Now

Nothing beats a good nude. And with liquid lipsticks hitting the world from all corners, I can’t help but continuously add them to my collection. I went through my collection this past weekend and thought I’d share the nude liquid lipsticks I’ve been reaching for the most. From drugstore to high-end, velvet to matte, here are my top nude liquid lipstick picks. Palladio Velvet Matte Cream Lip Color in Raw Silk This is by far the most pigmented drugstore liquid lipstick I have ever tried. Others require multiple swipes to even out application or hide any streaking. The doe foot applicator…

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