The brush is soft to the touch and densely packed. The hairs are ombre, with neon pink edges. The handle is silver metal, decorated with black flowers. I try not to be distracted by packaging when it comes to cosmetics but I have to admit that the contrast colours and textures makes this brush really pretty and eye-catching.
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
Sticks and stones may break my bones but concealer sticks will never hurt me...? This adage certainly is true for the Avon True Colour Concealer Stick that I ordered from an Avon representative I know this month. Avon used to have an outlet store at N1 City Mall, which I absolutely loved, but then they … Continue reading Avon True Colour Concealer Stick in Light/Medium Review
Eyeliner was one of the first make-up products I used when I started wearing make-up. I used to use those red and blue cones of kajal imported from Pakistan. Those things were blacker than black and I loved the effect on my young waterlines. Fast forward a couple of years and I spot this … Continue reading LA Girl Gel Eyeliner and Brush Review
The Beautique Crease Blender Brush at Edgars has silver handle and ferule, both of which looked and felt classy and solid. I also liked the fact that the brush’s packaging had the price on the back: R34.95. What a bargain! I love things that look high-end but have drugstore prices.
I was never one for eyeshadow. If I used it, I didn’t use more than one colour. I would just use the plastic applicators that come with most palettes – you know the ones with the foam head? – to pack one colour all over my lid. I didn’t know that there was anything beyond … Continue reading My Favourite Essence Eye Brushes