My Hair does not define me…

*bursts out into song: “I am not my hair; I am not this skin; I am not your expectations no no I am not my hair; I am not this skin; I’m a soul that lives within“ Okay… now that that’s out the way… I recently recorded a “How to quickly style your natural hair […]

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Skincare Resolutions that SLAY!

  Skin care resolutions don’t have to be boring and tedious; they can be fun and relaxing! It’s so easy to be enthusiastic and optimistic at the beginning of the year… but can you commit for the rest of the year? This is my challenge for you! I’ve listed a few skin care resolutions that […]

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Sometimes, It’s not just make-up!

  Ever had a day where you’re feeling tired and under the weather, so you opt for a colourful scarf and a bright lippie? And suddenly, you feel a bit more cheerful? You’ve consciously chosen to use colour to improve your mood and increase your energy. Less obviously, on a subconscious level, you are drawn […]

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How to Prep Your Skin Before Applying Makeup

I know I’m always sharing makeup tutorials and beauty tricks, but I really need to stress the importance of taking care of your skin and giving it the attention it deserves, instead of hiding it behind layers of makeup. Remember, makeup is meant to enhance your features and beauty, not change or hide who you […]

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How To Highlight And Contour: Using Powder Products

HIGHLIGHTING AND CONTOURING… I don’t know how many queries I’ve received about this… These are literally theeeeeee buzz words in the makeup industry. Every beauty fanatic is raving about this – thanks Kim Kardashian! So in this post I’ll show you how to do basic highlighting and contouring – but using powder products. Normally you’d need […]

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Grooming on the go. A no-no?

Ok, so I just have to ask… How do you react when in the middle of dinner or a night out, someone whips out their makeup bag to powder their nose? You side-eye them right? I think I do… I don’t know… but I sometimes find myself in a situation where I reallllly need to […]

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Product Review: Clarins Mascara Supra Volume

Hello Beauties! Over the past 4 weeks, I’ve been trialing the Clarins Supra Volume Mascara. To give you a quick scientific background, the mascara includes two active ingredients: Cassie flower wax: intense volume that is immediately visible and long-lasting Panthenol: helps strengthen the lashes   Now I’m not too fussy when it comes to mascara… […]

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