The Essentials Eyeshadow Palette 2016 by CLARINS

I love CLARINS as a brand, I genuinely love it! I love its colour makeup line especially the variety of their bases, their lip products and I love their skincare which of course, is of premium quality. What Clarins have however not mastered yet in my honest opinion, is eyeshadows. I am yet to find a  shadow…

Clarins Instant Light Lip Comfort Oils

The Clarins Instant Light Lip Comfort Oils (will refer to them as ‘the lip oils’ going forward) were first launched in 2015, in two shades, a clear one – Shade ’01 – Honey’ and a pink Shade ’02-Raspberry’. This Summer saw a third shade launched on the market – Shade ’03 – Red Berry’. And…

Matt Matt Lipsticks by ESSENCE

I was always a bright lipstick kind of girl, I used to wear bright pinks, oranges, and corals and reds like nobody’s business. Something however changed along the way, and I now find myself gravitating towards more toned-down shades like dusty mauves, soft browns, muted pinks etc (thank you Kylie J. for resurrecting these), all in all…

Nip & Fab Glycolic Fix Daily Cleansing Pads

I bought this a good while back as part  of the NIP&FAB ‘Party Prep Glycolic Set’,  from TK Maxx (I don’t think this particular set is on the market any longer though)  together with a foaming cleanser -which I do not use as I don’t like any foaming face products.  I only bought this because a)  it was…

StylPro Make-Up Brush Cleaner

Back in August I was gifted the StylPro brush cleaner on my birthday. It barely came as a surprise since I practically ‘ordered’ it, and  I can confirm that it is probably among the best b-day gifts I have ever received. WHAT IS IT? It’s a fairly new on the market, easy-to-use device/kit that CLEANS and DRIES your brushes in SECONDS…