Tag Archives: Stila

Best of 2014: Make-up

Daaaarlings, of course we saved make-up for last. Thinking of our favourite make-up products of 2014 was tricky, but here they are! Jess Maybelline Volume Express The Falsies I bought this mascara for myself a couple of months ago, just because I was getting a little bored with my current one, I needed to spice […]

All we want for Christmas

Christmas is almost here and we’re all super excited to get festive! (And by get festive I mean eat ALL the food.) Even though we probably collectively have enough beauty products to get us through the next few decades, there are always a few new ones that find themselves on our lust list! Here’s what […]

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 […]

Beauty News

Happy Thursday dearests! Have you also had a hectic week? It feels like we all need a bit of a distraction, and some beauty news is what I’m in the mood for. Let’s have a look at what’s happening in the beauty world… – MAC has once again collaborated with Rihanna to release the Viva […]

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 […]

Gold Rush

Rose gold is a big hit this season amongst the beauty scene. From MAC’s RiRi packaging to Stila’s classic Kitten collection, rose gold has always been a favourite of mine and it’s now making it’s way back on the scene! Stila has just brought out it’s beautiful range of magnificent metals foil finish eyeshadows and this […]

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 […]

Not everyone wants to wear your lippie

I’m an avid red or dark lip gal. So much so that if I wear a nude I feel a little too Jersey Shore. Mind you, I do have a thing for Jersey Shore and all things Jersey which ultimately leads to Scarlet Johanson being my hero in Don Jon.  But that’s beside the point. […]

Stila Best of Kitten Review

Morning you awesome people you! So Stila hit it out of the freaking park with their 2013 holiday collection. I wanted every single thing (Beth has the Masterclass Series Palettes and I’m well jeal) and I think I’m still going to buy the amazingly priced Smudge Stick set. I was lucky enough to receive the […]