Tag Archives: NYX

Christmas Cocktail Party Look

Hello lovelies Hope you’re all getting into the festive spirit! For me that involves two staples: food and glitter. Lots of glitter. So I was excited to come up with a Christmas make-up look that involved some sparkle. I’m obsessed with rose gold so that needed to make an appearance too. Here are the products […]

Anime Halloween Tutorial

Morning you awesome people you! So when it comes to Halloween dress-ups, I tend to veer towards the creepy and gory. I want all the fake blood! But this year I want to try out a few different vibes and see what happens. So, as you may have seen on our instagram, I decided to […]

Black Cats- They’re On My Nails.

I’ve been quite shite with this blogging business lately and I must apologise. Here it is: Soz y’all. Frndz? <3 Since it’s nearing Old Hallow’s Eve (a fancy way of saying Halloween) we’re kicking off with this black cat nail tutorial which I am very very fond of. Gather your tools: I used a Revlon […]

Finding your Eyeliner Soulmate

It’s Monday! And for us South Africans it’s also a public holiday…yay! We’ll be perusing the make-up aisles at the Waterfront, and we hope you’ve got something fun planned too :) Today we’re talking soulmates. For anyone who’s ever ventured into the world of online dating, you all know a good match is hard to […]

Products for Pale Girls

Morning lovelies Hope you’re all having a good week and, to my fellow Capetonians, not drowning in all this rain. I for one am loving the cold weather because I am paaale. Summer is basically one long Season of the Sunburnt Driving Arm. It can be really really hard to find products light enough for […]

Easter Nail Inspiration

Happy Easter weekend my darlings! I hope you all have a weekend filled with family and, most importantly, easter eggs the size of your head. We’ve had such a hectic week recovering from Em’s wedding and work deadlines, but don’t fear because we’ll be back with regular posts next week :) Thank you so much […]

Runway to Main Rd: Chanel Couture SS14 Tutorial

Happy Monday lovelies! Or not, because Monday’s are where dreams and cake go to die. What do we need on days like today? Fantastical couture-inspired make-up of course! Coming right up… The Chanel Couture SS14 show was a stunner. I’m not into luxury brands (they’re full of shit imo) but I’ll take inspiration where I […]

The Ghost of Christmas Past

Since Charles Dickens is a cool dude and this time of year really wouldn’t feel right without mince pies, puddings with custard, Love Actually and of course, A Christmas Carol. I thought a little tutorial on creating your Ghost of Christmas Past was in order. Gather your tools: I used the NYX Caviar and Bubbles […]

Black Swan Tutorial

Happy Friday dearests! How was your Halloween? We celebrated last weekend with cake and copious amount of lethal punch. What we remember was great! :) Our amazing friend Emma let us turn her into Nina from Black Swan for the night. Have you guys seen that movie? I swear I’m still traumatised. Nevertheless it makes […]

Face of an Angel

Morning my dear ones Today we’re getting angelic up in here (up in here). This is for all of you Halloween party-goers who aren’t looking to go full-on dark side. This look could also be adapted for an Ice Queen costume too, which would be stunning! We roped in our lovely friend Sam to be […]