Monday, 15 December 2014
I have a love/hate relationship with glitter nails - it removes like a bitch. Other than that, it's pretty, glamorous, adds so much personality to your nails, and has a hard time chipping off, which is always a plus. But if you're not convinced enough, then a classic red manicure is the perfect holiday look for you. Classy, sophisticated and of course, suits all skin tones. Deep, medium, fair, you name it!
Bloody Mary To Go is my all time favourite inexpensive nail lacquer by Catrice. It's almost a dupe for Revlon Red for half the price. Goes on opaque in one coat and the brush makes the application incredibly smooth. I used their Quick Dry & High Shine top coat to lock it in place. I wouldn't say that the top coat dries super fast but it makes the nails look almost gel-like, which I adore.
What's your favourite holiday nail colour for the non-glitter lovers out there?
Sunday, 14 December 2014
Yup, I just used The Runaways as a reference for lipstick. If you haven't heard about the movie before, you've probably been living under the rock, ha! Anyways, Big Cherry was one of the lippies from NYX Bombshell Butter Lipstick Set. Remember licorice? Well...I kinda fancy it more than Big Cherry. You might be thinking, "what the heck???" Here's why..
Thursday, 11 December 2014
(wearing MAC Soft & Gentle)
Yes, you read that right, I have found a dupe for MAC Soft & Gentle for only 20% of the price. Crazy, right? Let me start off by saying that I've never heard of Catrice before. But as usual, thanks to Pat, I have now become obsessed. From lip liners to eyeshadows, bronzers, and lipsticks, I've gone bonkers for this drugstore brand.
Friday, 5 December 2014
A couple of days ago, Lystra, who is an editor from ClozetteINSIDER reached out to ask if I would like to be featured in her article. Of course I said yes! Along side with the other girls from the beauty community, we spilled our must-have beauty products for this season, together with tips and tricks. You can read it here.
Hope you guys have a great weekend!
Tuesday, 2 December 2014
Pat & I were randomly texting one day and she sent me a photo of her newly painted nails. Knowing her, she is the goddess of nude-esque nail lacquer shades and I instantly fell in love! Every single time I meet, she always and I mean ALWAYS have a new awesome colour on her nails which makes me envious every single damn time haha. She wanted me to try the new shade that she was rocking and viola, I now have luxurious nails.
Wednesday, 26 November 2014
Holy crap. That was my genuine reaction when I saw this palette as I unwrapped it from the red tissue paper. I mean, hello gorgeous. It was gifted to me from my two best buds for my birthday. My inner beauty geek was literally squealing in excitement, it was almost like having heart palpitations. Okay, maybe I exaggerated a little but you get what I mean.