How to | Applying foundation

Are you doing your foundation right? Foundation is part of the base of makeup. Some choose to use it, some don't - which is okay too. The main aim of this post is to talk about some trends that I've seen 'beauty gurus' use on YT when applying foundation/CC/BB creams/putty/stick/, etc. [not necessarily about powder … Continue reading How to | Applying foundation

THE ORDINARY| Foundations review

I just had the opportunity to finally get my hands on The Ordinary Foundations - The coverage foundation and the serum foundation. I know one of them was around for a while and the other is quite new. However, they both go out of stock pretty fast and therefore, I know many of you have not … Continue reading THE ORDINARY| Foundations review

WET ‘N WILD| Treasures from the drug store

The day I heard that Wet ' n Wild (WNW) is coming to Farmers, New Zealand (it was available before via online retailers like La Femme Beauty, but Farmers has a full display and affordable prices), I had to check them out at my nearest Farmers store. For the makeup lovers, WNW needs no introduction. … Continue reading WET ‘N WILD| Treasures from the drug store

Beauty Hunts – Episode 1

I just got back from the makeup heaven :D... AKA Mecca Maxima.  There is a Mecca (cosmetica) in almost all the major towns in NZ. But only one Mecca Maxima - in Christchurch. This place needs its own post (probably soon!) but let's move on to see what I bought. I had several things shortlisted … Continue reading Beauty Hunts – Episode 1

Is your foundation looking ashy?

We all have been there at one point. The picture below shows one of my many, many, ashy-looks! However, the question is why does this happen, especially on darker skins?     There are several reasons; Wrong foundation shade: It's either we don't get out colour matched before buying a foundation or just using the … Continue reading Is your foundation looking ashy?