Dare I say it? I don’t like going to the hairdressers. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for the perfect cut and colour, but I’m just not a fan of the process of getting that amazing new did. I find it not enjoyable most of the time. The waiting, sitting still, the sink that hurts my neck, the random chit chat, the loud hairdryer and endless tugging of my hair during brushing. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that I don’t … Continue reading
A new season usually means some big changes in the beauty cabinet. One of the things I usually start with is the colours that go on my nails as it is more subtle than suddenly wearing a berry lip instead of the bright coral one from last week. These pretty shades from Dior are all I’ve been wearing throughout the month of September, and that sure didn’t go by unnoticed. They’re part of the new shade selection Dior recently launched. … Continue reading
I know it’s only October, but a part of me already longs for Christmas. The cold that goes hand in hand with sitting by the warm fireplace with some hot coco and marshmallows, the streets decorated with lights, the fugly sweaters, the occasional snow, the joys of being with your family and of course opening your presents. Luckily, some brands have found a way to make the wait a little more bearable. The following 10 beauty advent calendars are sure to keep you … Continue reading
Just when you thought I was done showing you new lipsticks, I’m back with another batch. Sorry, not sorry. Lipsticks are pretty much my favourite makeup product at the moment (although I’ve been noticing a shift towards blushes lately. More about that later). The PR agency behind Gosh was so kind to send me some of their new A/W14 releases to try out
Given the current snap-happy selfie culture it was only a matter of time ’til a brand came up with a foundation designed to make your face extra photogenic. Meet Dior’s new Diorskin Star Foundation & concealer, a pair of light-boosting products designed to recreate the perfect lighting of a photography studio while evening out color and textural imperfections.
…you might want that thing to be one of the new Dior 5 Couleurs Eyeshadow palettes. These eyeshadow quintets have been around since 1987 and I’ve been a fan of these for years because of their luxurious packaging, amazing texture and great colour selections. This Fall, Dior renewed the entire range and this is the result: 13 eyeshadow palettes in a gorgeous new sleek packaging.
Autumn’s just around the corner which means tons of new make-up collections! I got a bunch lined up for you guys (Dior, Givenchy, Chanel, ..) but today I’m starting off with a collection that matches every budget. Essence has recently released a new limited edition collection called ‘Hello Autumn‘ featuring some Fall appropriate products. I picked up some items from the collection to review.