The Balm Cindy-Lou Manizer

The Balm Cindy Lou-Manizer

As you know, I love a good highlight. If I could, I would highlight myself to the heavens and sparkle my way through life like a magical jewelled unicorn. One of my favorites, that is always guaranteed to come through for me is Mary-Lou Manizer from The Balm. It is a beautiful champagne highlight that […]

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Revlon Colorburst Matte Lip Balm in Sultry Sulfereuse

Okay, let’s get the elephant out of the room – I haven’t blogged for quite some time. I’m very sorry. Life has been quite challenging and I needed to take some time to manage all of that. I did keep up with Instagram, but my blogging and Facebook has been a little neglected. Having said […]

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Pure Fiji Coconut Sugar Rub

Once in a while a product comes into your life and literally changes the game. Pure Fiji Coconut Sugar Rub is one of those products for me. I agree that this is a fairly bold statement from someone that reviews LOTS of products from many different brands, but believe me, it’s that good! Based in […]

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Favorite Lipsticks – MAC Brick-O-La

Looking for a lipstick that adds a pop of colour, but doesn’t completely take over your look? Ladies and gentlemen I present to you MAC Brick-o-la. MAC has a number of different finishes in their lipstick range. I love their Mattes and Cremesheens, but I also love their Amplifieds (also known as Amplified Creme) – […]

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Getting Ready for Summer – Marzena Hair Removal Products and Giveaway!

If you’re like me, summer has snuck up on you this year. I mean seriously, where did the year go? I cannot believe that it’s Christmas next month. With that in mind, I knew it was time to get the legs in shape to see some sun. During winter I wear boots, pants, tights and […]

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Illamasqua Bare Lipstick

Favorite Nude Lipsticks: Illamasqua Bare

As you know, I am writing a blog series on my favorite lipsticks. Second in my favorite nudes is Illamasqua Bare. Illamasqua is not a well known brand in New Zealand, where I live, but thanks to the power of YouTube I was introduced to this British brand by one of my favorite YouTube make […]

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Nude by Nature Contour and Highlighter Kits

Review: Nude by Nature Contour & Highlighter Kits

I was lucky enough to receive these products from the team at Nude by Nature. Having already reviewed their face brush set (click here to see my review), I had high expectations from these products. Off the bat, the packaging is just beautiful in a rich rose gold colour and deep dark browns. Contour Palette […]

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MAC Creme in Your Coffee Lipstick

Favorite Nude Lipsticks: MAC Creme in Your Coffee

As you know, I love lipstick. I have so many different colours, finishes and brands that I can talk lipstick all day long. Women (and men) know the struggle of finding just that perfect colour for them. I mean how many reds to we really need? I’m starting a series of my own ‘favorites’ – […]

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MOA Apple Cider, Spices

Recipe & Review – MOA Mulled Apple Cider

It’s supposed to be getting warmer here in New Zealand, but the cold and rain doesn’t seem to want to let go. This weekend I thought I’d try a recipe to warm the old cockles of the heart – Mulled Apple Cider. I was lucky enough to be sent some apple cider from a renowned […]

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emergency products

Products I never leave home without

I’m always on the go. With working a busy full time job, and being a Mum of three kids there’s always something that needs to be done, somewhere I need to go, or something I need to pick up. With so many things going on I’ve found that I need to have an emergency kit […]

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