Archive of ‘Make-Up’ category

Lip Love : Maybelline Color Elixirs


Maybelline Color Elixir Color Sensational Creamy Lip Lacquers


I was in lippy heaven when the collection of Maybelline Color Elixir Color Sensational Creamy Lip Lacquers (phew, what a long name to type out!) landed on my desk recently.  I had already read rave reviews about these lip-tastic elixirs and I wondered if they would live up to the hype so I immediately put them to the test.

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Luxe Lip Crayon Love from Clinique, Bobbi Brown & Sisley


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You know when you go to the supermarket and you pop in a lipstick (or two!) in your shopping trolley and it’s still considered “groceries”… Well, you can also buy high end cosmetics, specifically (lip) crayons, and consider that “stationery supplies”!  You like?

If so, here are 3 luxe lip crayons you should check out :-

  • Clinique Chubby Stick Intense in 01 Curviest Caramel
  • Bobbi Brown Art Stick in Harlow Red*
  • Sisley Paris Phyto-Lip Twist 5 Berry*

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Review : Winging It with Benefit They’re Real Push-Up Liner


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If you’re a cosmetics chaser, you will have read on many beauty blogs about the soon-to-be-released Benefit They’re Real Push-Up Liner.  I was a lucky duck (quack, quack) and got my hands on one of these babies a few weeks ago and I’ve given it a good trial run.

For the first time ever, out of all the Benefit cosmetics I have tried – Fake Up (HG undereye concealer), POREfessionalDr Feelgood, Ultra Plush Lip Gloss, They’re Real Mascara (my HG!), etc – this is the first one I didn’t fall in love with straight away!!  My verdict of this highly-raved gel eyeliner pen is that I like it, but I don’t love it.

Let me tell you why…

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In Love with Babor Eyeshadows


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Last year, I was squee’d with delight when I realised that :-

1.  I was having a baby girl – YES, I can doll her up!
2.  One of my all-time favourite beauty brands Babor, was launching in Australia
3.  I won 3 Babor eyeshadows from a Facebook comp they were running – YAY!

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New Rimmel Moisture Renew Lipsticks & my Fambam choose their Favourites


New Rimmel Moisture London Renew Lipsticks


When we went to UK recently, one of the places we REALLY wanted to go to was London.  Yes, I’ve been there multiple times and we spent a few days there for our honeymoon but we wanted to visit again because a) SHOPPING and b) FOOD (and if my London friends and family are reading this, then of course, we wanted to visit you guys too!!! *ahem*)  However, we only spent a few measly hours in London and that was at Heathrow Airport where Baby Bunty vomited in spectacular fashion - attention-seeker or what?!

Speaking of London and attention-seekers, Rimmel London recently released their new Rimmel Moisture Renew Lipsticks in 12 eye-catching colours and lucky old me got my mitts on the sexy pop-up press kit so let’s take a look together…

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Advertorial : Maybelline Dream Matte Mousse Foundation


Maybelline Dream Matte Mousse Foundation


I’m going to start off today’s post with a bit of beauty trivia…

The Number 1 matte foundation in Australia is…*drumroll please*…  And do you know when it was launched?  It was launched in 2005 – 8 years ago!  Wow!

With that in mind, my expectations were pretty high before trialling this foundation so let’s see if it delivered…

(Oh…and there’s a $150 Maybelline prize pack giveaway at the end so do keep reading, ladies *winks*)

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