The Test Box

*Typing feverously with tears brimming in my eyes* Yes, yes everything is all right. I’m just being Mrs Melodramatic right now. You see, I had planned to put up my contour post today, but I accidentally broke my camera this morning when I was taking pics so I ended up taking the contour pics with my phone and they look horrible. I’m not happy posting mediocre stuff on my blog so I’ll hopefully be posting it sometime next week. I decided instead to make today’s post about the new subscription box in town. Let’s go back to the beginning. I…

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Elizabeth Arden Holiday Blockbuster

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I am so excited to share with you this amazing special. The worth of products in this collection is beyond what I paid for it. I have never used Elizabeth Arden makeup before and I thought this was a great way to try it out since I know it is a world renowned brand. The makeup brushes on the counter in store was what caught my eye, and upon inquiring about their price I was introduced to this 18-piece collection. For now I will just be unboxing the items to show you what is contained…

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COSMO BeautyClass Masterclass 2014

So this week I will be telling you about the Cosmo BeautyClass Masterclass that I attended with my friends last month. It was held at the Protea Fire and Ice Hotel in Melrose Arch and the tickets were R250pp. We arrived at 9am and were greeted by a light breakfast of canapés and drinks whilst intermingling with the other attendees. We were then ushered to our workstations which had a goodie bag for each person to take home, a double sided mirror and a pile of makeup on the table to share between three people for use in the masterclass.…

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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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