5 Makeup Items Worth the Hype

Hello lovelies!

There are so many makeup items hyped up in the bloggersphere, but do they really live up to the hype? There have been countless times when I buy a product and I question, why did I even buy this? So here’s my top 5 makeup recommendations that do live up to the hype!

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Nivea Post Shave Balm

Nikkie was right, this is an awesome drugstore primer. I’ve been wearing this quite a lot during this warm weather and I’ve honestly noticed a difference with the wear of my makeup. Click here for a full review.

Loreal True Match Foundation

Unfortunately I can’t get my shade in Australia, but lucky for me I stocked up while in the states. This is honestly one of my Holy Grail foundations. I wear this most days to work and I feel more then comfortable to wear it on a night out. Provides great coverage, lasts well and photographs beautifully. Click here for a full review.

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Makeup of the Day: Classic Winged Eyeliner

Hello beauties,

I recently wore this makeup to a wedding and then realises I wore practically the same dress and same makeup! I guess it means I love the combo! So here’s how I created this classic winged eyeliner look, that’s also long lasting.

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1. Benefit Porefessional

2. Innoxa Renew Age Erase Serum Foundation (Toffee) and Loreal True Match (N7)

My favourite long lasting foundation combo. Click here for a review of the Innoxa foundation and here for a review of the Loreal foundation.

3. MAC Select Cover Up Concealer- NC35

I just applied a bit of this under my eyes using a damp beauty blender.

4. Tarte Amazonian Clay Airbrush Foundation (Sand Tan)

When I’m after full coverage and long lasting makeup I use this powder foundation to set my liquid foundation. Click here for a full review.

 5. Benefit Brow Zing- Dark

 6. Urban Decay Primer Potion

7. Makeup Geek Eyeshadow- Peaches and Cream

I applied a light wash of this all over the lids.

8. Makeup Geek Eyeshadow- Crème Brule

I applied a bit of this darker matte brown shadow into the crease for some added definition.

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Product Favourites of 2015

Happy New Year!

Hope you all had a relaxing and enjoyable Christmas and New Year! Can’t believe its 2016! But before I jump ahead to 2016, let’s reflect on my 2015 beauty favourites.

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Tarte Amazonian Clay Full Coverage Airbrush Foundation

This was in my faves last year as well. This is my go to foundation as it provides great coverage, lasts well throughout the day and doesn’t cause havoc on my skin. Click here for a full review.

Jeffree Star Velour Liquid Lipsticks

These were such an amazing discovery this year! One of the best liquid lipstick formulas I’ve ever tried. My favourite shade would definitely be Redrum. Click here for a full review.

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