Archive | Product Reviews

Reviews on all products I receive to test – including beauty, baby, home and fashion related items.


Beauty Buzz – NEW in March 2017

This Beauty Buzz series is supposed to be a monthly post featuring the most recent and up-to-date beauty news you can use… unfortunately I somehow skipped Dec, Jan & Feb! Oops! Anyway, I’m back… and the Beauty Buzz series is back too! Hopefully I’ll keep on track to publish it once a month… 😉   Here are the […]

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Beauty Review: Sorbet’s Apricot Body Scrub & Hydrating Body Wash

To help me keep delivery great beauty content every week, I recently enlisted the help of a few beauty fans to ease my load. It was probably my best blog decision for 2016! I have assembled a beautiful group of beauty bloggers, professional makeup artists, beauty lecturers and extreme fans and these Beauty Babes (as I […]

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Beauty Review: The glory of Urban Decay

A new Beauty Review thanks to Beauty Babe, Kirsten Murphy Rossiter… Up until now, I must have been the only Professional makeup artist in the world who had never tried Urban Decay anything! There has been so much rage about Urban Decay for a while now and so many great comments about the products, namely […]

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Beauty Review: The Best of Avène

This week Rayne shares her thoughts on four products from the Eau Thermale Avène range Take it away Rayne… This has very quickly become one of my favourite face and body brands! Read on to find out why… First up the D – Pigment Light dark spot lightener, this little baby contains ingredients such as melanyde […]

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Beauty Review: Elizabeth Arden Bold Liquid Lipsticks & Bold Defining Liquid Liner

A bumper Beauty Babes review for you this Friday… Both Cara & Rayne weigh in on TWO bold new beauty buys that have just hit the shelves of SA…   The beautiful Bold Liquid Lipsticks and Bold Defining Liquid Liner from Elizabeth Arden‘s new liquid assests colour colour… a luxurious wet collection that is comprised of innovative fluid […]

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My 5 Favourite Finds – February 2017

What found it’s way onto my 5 Favourite Finds list this month??   Well, read on below…   1. Bioderma Hydrabio Creme The Hydrabio range from Bioderma is aimed at those who struggle with dry to very dry and sensitive skin. I wouldn’t say that I have super dry skin but I recently started using […]

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Beauty Review: Healing Earth’s Pinotage Face Polish

Another post from Cara Fay for my Beauty Babes series of product reviews…   pinotage noun a variety of red wine grape grown in South Africa, produced by crossing Pinot Noir and other varieties. red wine made from the pinotage grape.   Pinotage is not only a proudly South African ingredient it also just makes […]

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Beauty Review: Dr Dermal Texture Corrective Pads

Rayne gives us her feedback (the good, the bad and the ugly) on the Dr Dermal texture corrective pads… I have wanted to write up this post for weeks and weeks, but I wanted to wait until I had used these corrective face pads for a full month before writing up a proper review. I was […]

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Beauty Review: Maybelline Vivid Matte Liquid lip colours

Another brilliant beauty review from my Beauty Babes team. This one from makeup artists extraordinaire Kirsten Murphy Rossiter  I’ve been wanting to try these for a while now so I was very excited when I saw that these Maybelline beauties were in my lovely box of surprises from Kath! There are 10 vibrant colours to choose from, they […]

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My 5 Favourite Finds – January 2017 (Budget Edition!)

January is never kind to the bank balance is it? With the school holidays, time away, Christmas gifts and family outings a distant memory and the stationery, school uniforms and extra mural payments a more recent one, it’s a wonder that any of us have any month left by the last week of the month. […]

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Beauty Review: The Body Shop’s Honey Mania range

Thanks to the gorgeous Cara Fay for this beautiful beauty review as part of my Beauty Babes series… The Body Shop is one of my most favourite shops. I absolutely love their skin care, it forms my entire skin care routine. Rewind a few years to Cara in high school my number one Body Shop […]

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The 4 Essential Makeup Brushes you need

This awesome guest post is written by one of my amazing Beauty Babes. Thanks Roxy!   As a makeup artist I can admit that I am nothing without my tools. Having a good set of makeup brushes can make a big difference to your makeup routine. Just like an artist, brushes are your tools and, […]

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Beauty Review: GOSH Makeup

This is a post in the NEW Beauty Babes series by Cara Fay   Oh gosh! I love me some GOSH products. GOSH offer quality products without needing to break the bank. They have a huge array of products in multiple shades. Basically there is always something at the GOSH counter for everyone! I absolutely love the GOSH matte lipsticks […]

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Battle of the… Skin Primers

Today’s guest post, Battle of the Skin Primers, is by one of my very own Beauty Babes… Kirsten! An absolute must have product in your makeup bag is a skin primer. Primers are great for ensuring that you can go all day without your foundation moving. It blurs fine lines, fills in pores and smoothes […]

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