Wet n Wild Color Icon Eyeshadow, Coverall Concealer Palette, Ultimate Brow Kit review

A couple of weeks ago I bought some Wet n Wild products out of sheer curiosity. Despite not loving the name (lubricated condom, anyone?) I was curious about this super affordable makeup brand so I picked up a variety of things to get an idea of the overall quality – the…

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We need to talk about Bobbi Brown Long Wear Eyeshadow Stick

We really, really do. A couple of years ago, you couldn’t convince me in any way that cream eyeshadow is a suitable product for me. I have oily eyelids, it seems, even though no other part of my skin is oily. Buuuut formulations have changed, and maybe my eyelids have…

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Essence Trend Vintage District and Me and my Ice Cream collections

I love me a little essence when I pop into Clicks or DisChem – it’s ridiculously affordable, they bring out trendy bits and bobs very timely, and the quality is comparable to products three to four times the price. The trend editions often come and go before I even get…

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My first go at Barry M cosmetics

When fellow blogger Ashleigh offered to mule some beauty booty over from the UK a couple of months ago I decided to keep things in the budget-friendly zone. Just about everything I asked her to bring was very reasonably priced even with the very sad exchange rate (R18 for £1,…

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Three’s no crowd – shower gels, oils & creams

I’m a bit of a weirdo – I’m way more easily impressed by seeing a shower product (or a foam bath) than a body butter/hand cream in my Christmas stocking. In fact, I still have some shower loot left from Christmas; I should be good till June actually. I haven’t…

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Chanel Les 4 Ombres 2014 Eye Collection

I don’t know if there’s ever been a Chanel collection that has gotten me more excited than Chanel Les 4 Ombres 2014 Eye Collection.     Although there’s something in every collection that I’m excited about; this collection has a whopping 8 eyeshadow quads which is right up my alley.…

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Estee Lauder Modern Muse is now in stores (+ review update)

I just learnt that Estee Lauder Modern Muse EDP was launched in stores today. I wrote about the launch event and the fragrance here, and since then it has only grown on me. While I regularly test different fragrances for reviews, this is the one that I’m currently using almost…

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