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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Exposed by the Smashbox Full Exposure Palette

If you’re a celebrity, then being exposed is the last thing you would want. If you’re a makeup junkie like me, let’s just say full exposure is exactly what you need. I’m talking about the Smashbox Full Exposure palette that completely knocked my socks off. I was so excited when I stumbled across it in my local Red Square store and jumping for joy that it was available in South Africa. The packaging of the Smashbox Full Exposure palette is matte black with a satin feel to it and large holographic writing on the lid.

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Primer Pandemonium – What I’ve tried

A smooth canvas to work on. That’s what every artist needs, right? Well if you didn’t already know, makeup is a form of art and your face is the canvas. The creativity and precision to express yourself like a painter to his artwork or a photographer to his pictures. Some have mastered the art and well, some of us need the right tools (like primers) to perfect our skills. So firstly, what is a primer and what does it do? A primer can either be a water-based or silicone-based solution that you apply after you moisturise your face. Its intent…

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