Hello everyone,  The New Rosewater Balancing Mist Intense Deluxe edition by Jurlique will be on counter 3rd July 2017.  ...

Monday, September 25, 2017


Looking for a new haircare brand to try out? I checked out the OGX hair care range to see what they're all about.

Here are some haircare products from the OGX range, that you may be interested in learning more about. They're available at Priceline stores nationally, otherwise check out https://aus.ogxbeauty.com/ for more information. 

Quenching Coconut Curls - Shampoo & Conditioner 

Look to achieve softer feeling hair and fight frizz with this tropical blend containing coconut oil, sweet honey and citrus oil. Overall, I felt this range helped to leave my locks feeling softer and healthier once again. It definitely adds a whole heap of moisture and shine for my hair, but I feel that this range would most certainly benefit those with curls.

Strength & Body - Bamboo Fiber-full - 
Shampoo & Conditioner 

This haircare range looks to specifically plump your ends with its bamboo fibers and soy proteins, which leaves you with more voluminous looking hair. It smells super exotic and fresh which took me a little getting used to at first. So if you're after thicker and fuller looking hair, then definitely check out the Bamboo Fiber-full by OGX range to see if it works for you. 

Thick & Full - Biotin & Collagen 
- Shampoo & Conditioner 

For really thick and full looking hair, then there's always the Biotin & Collagen Shampoo and Conditioner range by OGX. It includes an exclusive blend with Vitamin B7 biotin, collagen and hydrolyzed wheat protein, which seeps into every strand, creating the appearance of fuller and thicker looking hair. The scent smells absolutely amazing and I simply cannot get enough of this particular range. I'm already noticing thicker and fuller looking hair which is great for my hair type as it's prone to hair breakages. 


Have you tried any of the OBX haircare range? 

Sunday, September 24, 2017


Look to up the ante of achieving squeaky clean skin by double cleansing. 

I know that some of you may be thinking that you simply cannot be bothered with cleansing, again. But if you're wanting to step up your game in looking to achieve a flawless and clearer skin complexion, then double cleansing may be the way to go. 

Double cleansing is by using your facial cleanser, twice. This could be a gel, foam, cream or oil cleanser. For me, I personally like to use an oil cleanser to double cleanse as the oil looks to dislodge any dirt and impurities on your skin, plus it's more gentle on the skin. 

When it comes to cleansing, look to start with dry hands and dry skin. Don't look to wet the face as yet because you're essentially working the oil on your skin's surface as the very first step. I checked out the Anti-Oxidant Facial Skin Refining Cleansing Oil, by Natural Instinct RRP $21.99. It combines 6 nourishing oils that's suitable for oily, dry and combination skin. The cleansing oil is very lightweight and it doesn't strip your natural oils which is great. Plus, it does not clog the pores which is even better. After using this particular product on a daily basis, I've found that my skin just feels so much smoother and softer. It's such a great essential for removing makeup especially when it comes to stubborn eyeliner and mascara. 

Look to apply 2 pumps of cleansing oil onto dry face. Warm this onto the palm of your hands before looking to apply this onto your face. Massage into the skin with a little of warm water, where you'll start to see the oil turn into a light milky texture. Rinse off and then look to repeat the whole steps again in order to achieve double cleansing. 

After cleansing, you'll start to see a natural glowing sheen to your skin complexion, where it just feels softer and smoother. 

For more information, check out Natural Instinct's official website


What are your thoughts on double cleansing? 

Saturday, September 23, 2017


The Face Shop recently launched their Yehwadam Pure Brightening Line that uses a secret brightening cosmetic formula from Oriental beauty....

Recently I looked to try out the Yehwadam Pure Brightening Serum by The Face Shop, which essentially leaves your complexion looking brighter and clearer. If there's one thing that Koreans love, that is to achieve clearer, smoother and glowing looking skin. This is ideal for those who experience sun spots, freckles, blemishes...and maybe wanting a solution that can help to solve dull and dry looking skin. 

The Yehwadam Pure Brightening Serum is considered as a herbal brightening anti-ageing product that restores the healthy glow back to your skin. For the serum, there are 7 powerful ingredients which help to brighten your complexion including: Pearl, White ginseng, Poria cocos Wolf, Atractyloides macrocephala Root, Honeysuckle Flower, Cnidium officinale Root, and Paeonia albiflora Root. All you need to know is that with all of these ingredients combined, it really lood

Furthermore, I found that this serum amazingly cleared up my breakouts by leaving my skin feeling cleaner and fresher which is amazing. I've been looking for a solution to reduce my blemishes and so far by using this serum, it has definitely helped to clear up my skin which I'm really happy about. There are natural medicinal herbs contained in the serum which supposedly works to reduce skin irritations - this is perfect for those with sensitive and gentle type of skin. The Brightening serum also works to moisturise dull and dry looking skin which is perfect for those who experience blotchy skin patches from time to time. 

Overall, I loved the natural and healthy luminosity this serum has delivered for my skin. I feel that with continued use, it can really look to improve my sun spot damage over time. If you're after a really effective skin brightening serum, then I'd definitely highly recommend the Yehwadam Pure Brightening serum. The product comes in a pump sized 45ml bottle and you only need about a pea-sized amount. A little amount sure goes a long way! 

The Yehwadam Pure Brightening Serum is available at your nearest THE FACE SHOP, which falls under their Yehwadam Pure Brightening Line. 



Have you tried out any of the products by The Face Shop

Friday, September 22, 2017


Colour by TBN offers a variety of nail polishes that are cruelty-free... 

If you're after affordable and vibrant colours, Colour by TBN offers an array range of seasonal shades that are unique and stunning on the nails. All of the products from the Colour by TBN range are $2.95 each which makes them so affordable. The new High Impact collection which I've tried out includes metallics, pastels and duo chrome finishes which definitely reminds me of unicorn inspired colours. Each bottle features a medium sized brush that applies without any hassles. Furthermore, they're cruelty-free which means their ingredients and finished goods are not tested on animals. 

From the High Impact Collection as featured above:
  • Duo Chrome Finish shades: Mystique, Pink Glimmer and Mermaid 
  • Metallic Finish shades: Pot of Gold, Mirror Mirror and She's a Lady
  • New French Formulas: Lovin' Lavender, Cosmopolitan and Life's Peachy 

For more information, visit https://www.colourbytbn.com.au/nails or here for your nearest stockist. 


Have you tried any of the products from the Colour by TBN? 

Thursday, September 21, 2017


Here's your latest sneak peek for Mecca's Holiday 2017 collection. 

With just a few months away TILL Christmas aka the Holiday season, who's already feeling the holiday vibes? I know that I am that's for sure! 

Here's a little sneak peek with what I captured from Mecca's Holiday 2017 event featuring exclusive products from global brands, as well as Mecca's very own Mecca Cosmetica, Mecca Max and Essential Kit Signature lines. 

The Holiday 2017 collection arrives in stores and online at mecca.com.au and from Thursday 9th November

Holiday collection from the Mecca Cosmetica range. 

Soap and Glory Gift packs featuring Lip Lip Hooray! (RRP $14 AUD) and Pout-y Popper (RRP $11 AUD).  

Winky Lux, featuring their Mini Lip Pill Set RRP $29AUD. This is great for gift giving and the miniature sizes are definitely super cute. 

Too Faced, featuring the Pretty Little Planner (RRP $61 AUD). What better way to get your makeup organised! 

By Terry gift sets which feature a gorgeous make up range.

Stila, featuring their Star Studded Eight - Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick Set, RRP $66AUD. You guys need to check these out - they're soooo pigmented! 

Too Faced, featuring Tis' the Season to Sparkle set RRP $36 AUD. Add some sparkle to your overall look! 

Some new NARS Christmas edition goodies featuring their Les Amourex Audacious Lipstick Coffret or Noire Et Blanche Audacious Lipstick Coffret, RRP $80 AUD each. 

More skincare XMAS goodies from kit which are so perfect for Kris Kringle. 

Mecca Max, featuring their Pash and Dash. 

Totally loving this eyeshadow palette by Mecca Max. 

You can never get enough of Hourglass. 

More from NARS.

Skincare holiday sets from Korres. 

Bumble & Bumble. 

Nu Face. 

More from Mecca Cosmetica. 

Limited Edition Ferris Wheel by Glam Glow which is a must have for those who love to use face masks! 


What's on your wishlist lovelies? 

Tuesday, September 19, 2017


Photo credits thanks to TRESEMME

For this year's NYFW, TRESEMME were on the ground and styling hair for the below shows:
  • Cushnie et Ochs (the power pony)
  • Jason Wu (sleek styling)
  • Monse (sport styling)
  • Kate Spade (sporty chic pony)
  • Carolina Herrera (polished style)
  • Colvos (effortless pony)
  • Helmut Lang (side swept curl)
  • Naeem Khan (feminine flower power)
  • Sally La Pointe (side statement)
  • Alice + Olivia ("I did not wake up like this hair")
  • Jill Stuart (tousled texture)
  • Rebecca Minkoff (effortlessly cool)
  • Jonathan Simkhai (on the wild side)
  • Tanya Taylor (pony power)

Some of the hairstyles which stood out from the NYFW show includes of the below. Do you see any favourites? 

Helmut Lang, featuring a side sweep curl. 


Alice + Olivia, featuring "I did not wake up like this hair" 


Helmut Lang, featuring another side sweep curl with a touch of glam to it. 


Kate Spade, featuring a sporty chic pony where it looks cool and casual at the same time. 


Sally La Pointe, featuring side statement where it's all about the details. 


Tanya Taylor, featuring pony power. It's all about volumising the pony and ensuring that you use the right products which helps to style it correctly, such as the hair spray by TRESEMME. 


For more information, head over to TRESEMME'S official website


Looking to replenish our beauty essentials is always a must when it comes to new seasons. You just never know when you'll run out of things...

So far the Spring beauty essentials that I've been loving has to be brands such as Batiste and Nair. This includes a popular dry shampoo brand called Batiste, which is affordable and easy to use such as their Rose Gold and Beautiful Brunette range. It's a well known dry shampoo brand that's proven to be popular and effective to use among many beauty lovers out there. 

Also, Nair's Hair Removal Shower Cream - Body and their Wax Strips - Legs and Body are a great and gentle way for removing hair if you have sensitive skin. It leaves you with smooth skin for up to 7 days.

All of these products are easily found at your nearest Priceline, Coles, Woolworths, Chemist Warehouse stores or pharmacies nationally, otherwise you can visit Nair or Batiste for more information.

Nair, Hair Removal Shower Cream - Body (RRP $6.59) 

This is an easy in shower application which rinses off with water. It contains Argan Oil, Jojoba Oil and Cocoa Butter which means that it leaves your skin feeling smoother right after application. It's best used for the legs, bikini or underarms area. Essentially it's the perfect product for those with sensitive skin as it looks to leave your skin feeling so smooth and soft. 

Nair, Wax Strips Legs & Body (RRP $11.95) 

These large wax strips are perfect for travelling and is suitable for those constantly on the go. It's enriched with Rice Bran Oil and Cherry Blossom Extract which smells pleasant. The wax strips are all ready to use and there's no need to rub. It will help you to achieve smoother and hair free skin that feels softer and nourished. 

Batiste, Dry Shampoo - Rose Gold 

This dry shampoo which has a pretty and pleasant fragrance. It consists of fruity and fresh notes which leaves the hair smelling amazing. The dry shampoo uses a waterless formula that absorbs dirt, grease and product build up. Simply spritz on for refreshing looking hair or to amp up the volume. 

Batiste, Dry Shampoo Plus - Beautiful Brunette 

The Dry Shampoo Plus by Batiste is catered for those with brunette hair of course. It's pretty much formulated to bring out the best in brunettes. It helps to refreshen the hair whilst offering a hint of colour that looks to blend seamlessly which disguises any root regrowth on coloured hair. Plus it helps to cover greys so it's another plus to consider. There's no water required when it comes to applying on the dry shampoo, simply spritz on to reveal fresher looking hair that smells amazing. 


 Have you tried any of these before?