Travel Minis: Awesome Creations Or A Waste of Money?

Travel Minis: Awesome Creations Or A Waste of Money?

Okay, straight up, I love travel minis. Love. I'm a huge sucker for them and I won't deny that I've picked up 1-2 mini travel items when I'm queueing on the way to the checkout counter more than I can count. Marketers are pretty damn clever for creating a "queuing area" with shelves stocked with [...]

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On My Beauty Bookshelf: Face Paint By Lisa Eldridge

On My Beauty Bookshelf: Face Paint By Lisa Eldridge

I don't really fancy the term "makeup guru" especially when used on YouTube but if I do, I would give that to my favourite YouTuber and celebrity makeup artist Lisa Eldridge anytime. I've been following her videos for years and when she released her first book, Face Paint, I made sure to pick one up [...]

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Does Scent In Beauty Products Affect Your Buying/Using Decisions?

Does Scent In Beauty Products Affect Your Buying/Using Decisions?

I wrote about a body lotion that smells practically of nothing yesterday and today I thought I'd explore our preference of scents in beauty products further. I'm not just talking about added fragrance in skincare, makeup, body care and haircare; it's more of the overall scent in them in particular. As you're aware, even fragrance-free [...]

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What Makeup Trend Do You Hope Will Disappear in 2016?

What Makeup Trend Do You Hope Will Disappear in 2016?

© Artem Merzlenko I've seen many, many makeup trends over the years. Makeup from the 80s, 90s, noughties and today ... well, they sure have evolved over the years. In some years, the makeup trends go back to what you see in years of yesterday with a modern take. There are trends that I've fallen [...]

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