Sassy Wishes: August Make-up Wishlist

August is also known as Womens' Month in South Africa. Since the beginning, men have been haunted by the question: what do women want? That's a question that I can't answer. I can, however, tell you what I want. After all, that's what the monthly wishlists are about. I've gone palette crazy this month. Read … Continue reading Sassy Wishes: August Make-up Wishlist

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My First Ever Eyeshadow Palette Purchase! The Beauty Treats 24 Matte Eyeshadow Palette Review

My eyeshadow purchases – much like the relationship status of some - have been single. The glittery and shimmery palettes that I do have were received as gifts. While I like to ‘shine bright like a diamond’ as much as the next person, shimmery eyeshadow is not exactly subtle when you want it to be. Having … Continue reading My First Ever Eyeshadow Palette Purchase! The Beauty Treats 24 Matte Eyeshadow Palette Review

Sassy Wishes: September Make-Up Wishlist

My Instagram feed is going amok with visions of beautiful brown skin - i.e the Fenty Beauty line i.e the new Cosmetics line from Rihanna. Raved about for its diversity, both in marketing and in the range of products itself. Can other beauty brands please take note?! As a result, I've dedicated this month's edition of Sassy Wishes entirely to the Fenty Beauty products that I want. Yes, dear readers, I am jumping on that bandwagon.

{Part 2} Beauty Swop or Sale First Consumer Beauty Expo: Goodie Bag Unboxing

I attended the first ever Beauty Swop or Sale Beauty Expo over the weekend. One of the things included in my ticket price was a goodie bag. Technically, I only paid R50 for the goodie bag and the contents were worth much more. Ever since I made it known that I went to the Expo, … Continue reading {Part 2} Beauty Swop or Sale First Consumer Beauty Expo: Goodie Bag Unboxing

{Part 1} Beauty Swop or Sale First Consumer Beauty Expo

The first ever Beauty Swop or Sale Consumer Beauty Expo took place on Saturday, 26 August 2017. The expo was held at the Observatory Community Hall. I found it easily using Google Maps. To be perfectly honest, I had never heard about the Beauty Swop or Sale Page [despite them boasting 41 0000 odd members]. Partially … Continue reading {Part 1} Beauty Swop or Sale First Consumer Beauty Expo

{City Diaries} Getting Lost in Cape Town

You Can’t Get Lost in Cape Town. The title of Zoe Wicomb’s novel confused me in my first year of studying in Cape Town. How could one not get lost in the Mother City where highways fly over more highways, cul de sacs lurk around so many neighbourhoods and the roads are so steep you feel like you’re always hiking up the mountain, furthering yourself from civilisation?

Rimmel Match Perfection Foundation in ‘Classic Beige’ Review

Rimmel was actually the first brand of foundation that I purchased to wear to a fashion show nogal. Aah, my short-lived career as a model. Hopefully, my blogging career is not as brief 😉 I got an SMS from Clicks saying that I qualified for some cashback on my Clubcard. Now, if you must know, … Continue reading Rimmel Match Perfection Foundation in ‘Classic Beige’ Review