• Beauty,  Brand review,  Makeup,  Uncategorized

    Almay? Yes please!

      I don’t know about you but when I think of the brand Almay I don’t think of anything amazing. I think of it as the brand of makeup that is quite outdated, but recently I haven been passing the Almay stand and I have actually been looking. I’ve been trying to do some research and all I can find are bits and pieces of information about a re branding in the second half of 2017. For Christmas I was gifted 3 products from the Almay range and I am very surprised! Let’s start off with the Shadow Squad Quads, I have the shade 150 Pure Gold Baby. It is…

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    #2 MiMi Botanicals

    MiMi Botanicals Welcome to the second part of the Local Skincare series, This is a brand that I have fallen in love with and I truly believe they are going serious places! A few months ago, I placed an order during the woman’s month promotion, if you purchased anything on the site you received and free facial spray. MiMi Botanicals has 2 ranges that caters for different skin types, The Blue range for normal to oily skin and the Pink Range for normal to dry skin. I ordered the Soothing Skin Tonic from the Pink Range and the Regenerating treatment oil from the Blue range. The description of the skin…

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    #1 Aya Balm

    Let’s talk about skincare, natural skincare without chemicals. Ever since I’ve started blogging I’ve become a little bit obsessed with skincare. I’ve been trying to find all the products that compliment my skin and keep it hydrated. Natural skincare has always been an interest of mine, I use a homemade facial spray and makeup remover (which will be up in a DIY post soon). I’ve always tried my best to stick to skincare that doesn’t have too many chemicals and that won’t strip your skin of all its natural oils and good properties. Some brands can be quite deceiving though! They market their products in a certain way to make…

  • Beauty,  blog,  Brand review,  Makeup,  Skincare

    3ina

    3ina If you are looking for a new love affair you need to be introduced to 3ina. This brand was created by retail masters and entrepreneurs Pablo Riveria and Mark Eve, who offer European made cosmetics with an affordable price tag! This brand launched in February 2016 in London and has literally taken the world by storm. They have a HUGE product range that includes eyes, lips, face, nails, skincare and accessories. They are a brand all about self-expression, they are known for their disruptive, rule breaking approach to makeup! Their range encompasses big, bold, punchy colours and inclusive shade ranges. They have 3 stores in Gauteng, 2 in Joburg…