Maybelline Tattoo Brow Gel Tint

Maybelline Tattoo Brow Gel Tint

I love having my brows filled in and on point, it helps me feel like I am pulled together and polished. However, sometimes I just don’t feel like the whole process or I fluff around too much in the morning. Peel off brows that promised to stay around for a good few days were something I started seeing pop up on youtube, so when Maybelline brought out their own version and made it easy to find in good old NZ I grabbed a tube and dived in.

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Kat Von D Underage Red

Kat Von D Underage Red

Red lipstick has been a huge part of my look and collection since I first started wearing makeup. It was the first “grown-up” lipstick I ever purchased and is usually the first shade I will buy from a new range or brand. Red lipstick makes me feel powerful and confident and there is usually a shade for everyone.

When I heard about Kat Von D naming a lipstick “Underage Red” I have to admit my eyebrows raised a little. When I then found out why she named it that, I knew I had to have it. Read her full Facebook Post here on why she named it so. Underage Red is named for that first red lipstick you buy, the super bright, fire engine red one you slap on to get yourself into parties and gigs when you really shouldn’t be going. It’s that nostalgic shade that as soon as you put on you remember that feeling all those years ago of being unstoppable.

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Lime Crime Red Velve-Tin

Lime Crime Red Velve-Tin

A girl can never have too much red lipstick and too much liquid matte lipsticks. Over Black Friday it was pretty much all I bought…and I bought a lot of them XD Lime Crime was on my list and I had to indulge in one of their new Velve-Tin and of course it was the red tin 🙂

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The tin is super cute and very sturdy and well made. I was super chuffed when it arrived!

Left to Right: Sasha, Red Rose and Jingle.

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Gift Guide For The Makeup Obsessed

Gift Guide For The Makeup Obsessed

Its that time of year, hopefully your wallet has started to recover from black Friday sales. Those of you with better planning skills would have taken advantage of sales to complete your present shopping. Those of you like me would have only just started or not even that. Maybe you have only just sent out your wishlist to your loved ones. So here is a gift guide for that beauty obsessed person in you life, send it to your friends, family, partner for some ideas, use it for your self or just TREAT YO SELF.

Christmas in the Beauty world is a special time of year, with Christmas inspired collections, limited editions, advent calendars and gift boxes of all of our favorite things.

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Makeup Revolution Rose Gold Lipstick in Chauffeur

Makeup Revolution Rose Gold Lipstick in Chauffeur

Makeup Revolution has been creating some serious packaging need recently. They brought out their Rose Gold lipsticks and it was so hard not to buy all of them simply for the packaging. Chauffeur all soft pink beige, was of course the one I picked…for now.
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Freedom Makeup London Pro Eye Primer

Freedom Makeup London Pro Eye Primer

Eyeshadow is hard for me. Lipstick, contour, everything else I can do and if I may say so I do it well, but eye shadow some days I just can’t. I feel like I never end up with a good look. So for the last wee while my focus has been on mastering eyeshadow and bringing different colours and looks into my every day makeup looks. One of the things I have learnt while doing this is that you need an eyeshadow primer. I have used my Jordana eye primer off and on when I remembered, but when I got serious about upping my eyeshadow game I knew I had to start and eyeshadow primer hunt.

Freedom Cosmetics and Makeup Revolution are always the best place to start for me. In my recent haul from TAM beauty I slipped in a eyeshadow primer and hoped it would lead me down the path of fly eye makeup.freedom-pro-eye-primer-tube Read more

Maybelline Falsies Push Up Drama Mascara

Maybelline Falsies Push Up Drama Mascara

Mascara is one of the easiest things to collect, but that doesn’t mean everyone you magically end up with is a good one. In a mascara I look for something that with fully coat all my lashes without clumping them together and make them look as full as possible. After using Revitalash I am blessed with quite lush eyelashes at the moment, but something that would make them look longer wouldn’t go a miss.

Maybelline recently launched their Falsies Push Up Drama Mascara designed to give lashes a dark, sultry look, with all the volume and a formula designed to keep them beautifully curled and in place. Yes Please!maybelline-the-falsies-mascara

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Maybelline New Face Products 2016

Maybelline New Face Products 2016

Maybelline has launched new face products left, right and center lately. With my weakness for foundations I knew I had to try the new Dream Velvet Foundation and then when they launch products together, you just have to get all of them together. Or you know just get excuses to buy more makeup XD So I purchased then Master Conceal, Dream Velvet Foundation and Master Fix Setting Spray.

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Too Faced Love Flush in Your Love is King

Too Faced Love Flush in Your Love is King

Too Faced has always had such cute packaging and I am always such a sucker for packaging! Since they came out with the Love Flush blushes I knew that I need at least one of them in my collection and now that I got my hands on Your Love Is Kings I hope some of my makeup lust is satisfied.too20faced20heart20blus20closededited2_zpst4wvx19l Read more