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

{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

Signature Delectably Lavish Eyeshadow Palette Review

https://youtu.be/A7bU2GGD7Sg I guess you could call this one of those 'Youtube Made Me Buy It' blog posts considering that I first saw this eyeshadow palette on local Youtuber, the Foxy Momager's channel. According to her, this is a dupe for the Tartiest Love in Bloom palette. I can't corroborate that claim. As y'all know, I … Continue reading Signature Delectably Lavish Eyeshadow Palette Review

Pink Cosmetics Pink Peonies Solid Brush and Sponge Cleaner

I noticed that my blog has been considerably devoid of products bought online. Well, not anymore... This post is about my experience shopping online at http://www.pinkcosmetics.co.za (a South African beauty and bath accessories store) and a review of the Solid Brush and Sponge Cleaner that I bought. I've been pining after the brush cleaner for eons … Continue reading Pink Cosmetics Pink Peonies Solid Brush and Sponge Cleaner

I don’t want to pay an arm and a leg to cover my arm and leg

Disclaimer: I pray that this blog post is not misconstrued as me 'throwing shade at anyone'. It is merely based on an observation I had whilst scrolling through numerous modest dressing stores/designers on Instagram and the Internet as well as a conversation I had with some friends. I recently partook in a conversation regarding the … Continue reading I don’t want to pay an arm and a leg to cover my arm and leg