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The Lust List: March/April Edition

Another month, another self-imposed no-buy. Life is busy and my bank account can’t keep up so here’s a list of things I can look at but won’t touch…yet. This is my latest lust list. The Urban Decay Reloaded Palette: When this first launched online I was hesitant. Nothing would be as iconic as the original…

Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice

Almost everybody has a sweet tooth and the Gingerbread Spice palette certainly helps with those cravings. Released as a limited-edition during Christmas 2018 it caught the eye of beauty lovers and Too Faced aficionados including myself. Gingerbread Spice has 18 warm toned shades, a mix of mattes, shimmers and pearls that can be combined to…

Bare All: New Nude by Huda Beauty

Theres something classic about going nude. Huda Beauty has redefined the “nude” palette with the release of New Nude, a revamp of a classic with a touch of attitude. Featuring 18 shades, the palette has a mix of warm and cool tones, perfect for creating any look, from opulence to minimalist. The shades Bare, Lace,…

Glitter Storm: A Hint of Glitter-tude

Some things are just essential. 2018 brought the beauty world some amazing products that wowed some fans, divided others and showed new aspects of personality and diversity in the brands. However, as the year ends there is one new palette that is almost an essential. Glitter Storm by Ciate London is new, and stands out…

Summer Mood Board

The season of adventure. I might not be able to afford all of this but a girl sure can look. These are the trends I love for Summer. Makeup Nudes, golds and soft pinks, reminiscent of a Summer sunset. The makeup I love for Summer reminds me of the season itself. Apply gold highlight to…

Festival Favourites.

A week ago I attended the Spilt Milk Music Festival in Canberra, a celebration of music, art and food that takes place annually at Commonwealth Park. It is also a time where Canberrans and other Australians can freely express themselves in their clothes and makeup. As the sun shifted from behind the clouds on Sunday…

Norvina: The Review

Anastasia Beverly Hills is a name that always appears on beauty-lovers lips and is renowned for their eyeshadow palettes. Norvina is one of the most talked about palettes of 2018, with 1,986,742 hashtaged posts on Instagram alone. The palette, named after the daughter of Anastasia, offers an explosion of colours from golds to pinks and…

The Lust List: September/October Edition.

Another day, another way to spend too much money. The last two months have been crazy with school, buying a new car and multiple social events and my poor bank account is looking very sad. This is my current Lust List of things I want to buy but can only look at from afar. NARS…

Cheers to 20 Years: Do the Classics Hold Up?

‘It all started with two boys and a dream.’ Glitter. Pink. Birthday cake. Three amazing themes in one collection. This year Too Faced turns 20 and like all good 20-year old’s they threw one hell of a party. The Cheers to 20 Years Collection recently hit Australia and promises amazing shades packed with pigment and…