How to choose the right glasses!

I was recently contacted by a company called Optically.co.nz, who reached out to ask if I would be interested in talking about their product on my blog. It’s rather a funny coincidence, because I actually worked in retail optics for a number of years. I spent a significant chunk of time dealing with frames and…

Antipodes Grapeseed butter cleanser

There is something very feel good about using natural skincare, and if it’s something from New Zealand I can hardly resist. After a day of wearing full make up I thoroughly enjoy taking some me time to remove the day and get my skin back to where it should be. I’ve recently turned 27 so…

Fake freckles & fluttery lashes

Sometimes I see make up looks that really inspire me beyond just ‘liking’ an image and forgetting about it. I saw a look on pinterest, saved it as my screen saver and obsessed over it for days until I re-created it myself. It’s actually a very simple make up look, but ultra sexy and a…

RCMA foundation palette

Is this palette the most intimidating piece of make up you’ve ever seen? It was for me. As I’ve mentioned in a lot of my recent blogs, I’m building up my make up artist kit, which is no small feat and certainly no small price! I tossed back and forth on what to do for kit foundation as it’s…

Lorac pro eyeshadow palette

Eyeshadows are definitely my favorite thing to buy as far as make up goes. I wonder if it’s because that was the first bit of play make up I got as a little girl. I remember staring at my little pastel coloured palette and being absolutely in love, even though I had no idea what to do with it….