Monthly Archives: May 2010

Hourglass Illusion Tinted Moisturiser SPF 15

I’m not usually a tinted moisturiser wearer.  My face has freckles and a few sunspots that I prefer to cover up, and foundation does the job pretty effectively (and quickly) in the morning.  I also find myself out for most … Continue reading

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Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair

So I finally got to try a bottle of the famed Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair, and I like it. It doesn’t give me the *kapow* amazing skin results of Skinceuticals Retinol 0.5, but it’s a really decent serum that … Continue reading

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Ellis Faas Creamy Eyes 105 and Blush in 302

Thanks to LondonMakeupGirl, I’ve finally managed to get my hands on the much-coveted Creamy Eyes 105 and Blush in 302. Both the Blushes and Creamy Eyes come housed in the slim pens that you see above. I’ll start by talking … Continue reading

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Current Bargains at AllCosmeticsWholesale.com

These are, in my opinion, the current bargains to be had at  AllCosmeticsWholesale.com. I do enjoy browsing this website, as the prices are so much cheaper than those in Australia,  Also, it’s a great way to access products that are … Continue reading

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Sale on at Wittner

I was just at the Wittner store in Perth City and thought I’d take a sneaky picture of all the bargains to be had at the moment. I picked up these heels today for $50 (reduced from $169.95): You can … Continue reading

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Ellis Faas

After taking pity on me for the outrageous prices we’re charged for cosmetics in Australia, LondonMakeupGirl was kind enough to send me two Ellis Faas products:  Creamy Eyes in 105 and Blush in 302. I’ve never tried Ellis Faas before, … Continue reading

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Tangle Teezer

I’ve been playing around with different shampoos and conditioners lately, which has left my hair a little drier than it usually is.  This means breakage. Lately, every time I try to brush my wet hair I hear that tell-tale snapping … Continue reading

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Hair and Makeup Tips

Here are some hair and makeup tips that may make your life easier: Eyeshadow Primer: Ever wondered why sometimes your eyeshadow primer creases and sometimes it doesn’t?  Even really good ones like Urban Decay Primer Potion and Too Faced Shadow … Continue reading

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China Glaze For Audrey

I think the reason that many people purchase this polish is because it is the same colour as iconic Tiffany’s jewellery boxes – ‘Tiffany blue’. In reality, Tiffany’s blue is copyrighted, and this is as close as the good people … Continue reading

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I Heart Sydney

I recently got back from a trip to Sydney.  I’d never been there before and absolutely love the city and can’t wait to get back and see more! There are so many things I now want, including (but not limited … Continue reading

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MAC Face Brushes Back in Stock at RockTheCatwalk.com

MAC face brushes are back in stock!  You can now find the 109, 134, 138, 181SE, 182, 187, 188, 189, and 190 at RockTheCatwalk.com.

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Rimmel 60 Seconds 430 Coralicious

I haven’t experimented much with coral polishes, but this one is great (although probably better for summer than the autumn we currently have in Australia). I was not a fan of the old Rimmel nail polish formulation.  It was streaky … Continue reading

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New Makeup Storage!

I ordered this from an Australian Ebay seller who has since given up his Ebay business, but there are still many sellers of aluminium train cases like this online. If you go to Ebay and type in a search like … Continue reading

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MAC Brushes 134, 168, 252, and 224

I’ve been using my Coastal Scents brush set for ages now, but I finally decided it was time to start investing in some good quality and efficient tools of the trade. After asking for some brush recommendations from Holly (Beatideas) … Continue reading

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Eye of the Day – Gleam, Antiqued, Handwritten, and All That Glitters

I haven’t done one of these ‘EOTD’ posts before, but I was so impressed with this combination that I thought it was worth blogging about. This is one of my ‘go to’ everyday eye looks, and it’s very simple: – … Continue reading

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