Category: Beauty

New Year, New Me: Beauty Buys For Your BFF

I don’t know about you, but beauty is such an intimate thing. It’s self-care, it’s war paint, it’s your armour against the world and a wind-down process all in one. Who else to share it with than your best friend? If not, your beauty friend? Below, I’ve got five buys for your five types of beauty friends.   The Girl Boss Ain’t nobody got time for brushes. When you’re in a rush, you want to be able to swipe everything on in the back of a cab and look flawless. Pick up the NUDESTIX #BABEBOSS Faves Box for a...

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7 For 2017: Best Beauty Releases

It’s been a long year beauty addicts – we’ve narrowed down seven of 2017’s best beauty releases, and put them in this list. It’s our pick: did yours make the cut? Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation Despite a mouthful of a name, Fenty Beauty has been hailed as being inclusive of all skin tones and undertones – and that’s true. The soft matte finish lends an airbrushed look while the 40 shade range means you’re bound to find your shade. This foundation deserves its spot on the podium. Colourpop Cosmetics Ultra Matte Lips Between the solid...

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5 Last Minute Christmas Gifts You Can Get From Sephora

We’re a week away from Christmas, which means that a) you were a good person and did all your shopping early – so everything is nicely packed, wrapped and waiting, or b) you forgot… oops. Fret not. Avoid being on the naughty list by going through this handy dandy list that you can use for your beauty-obsessed friends. Personal grooming is always a plus, so I’ve gotchu fam. tarte Lash Flash Eye Set (RM104) Make eyes under the mistletoe with this travel kit from tarte cosmetics! Featuring vegan and cruelty-free products, this travel kit promises to amp up the...

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The Future Is Ultraviolet, According To Pantone

Heads up: Pantone announced their 2018 Color of the Year last week, and the future is ultra violet. Coded 18-3838 (that’s a lot of good luck), Pantone seems to hope that the coming year will be filled with originality, ingenuity and visionary thinking. The experimental and unconventional vibe brought to you by this blue-based purple spurs individuals to push boundaries and make their mark, while the historically spiritual association purple has, also encourage mindfulness and a more connection energy. From Pantone itself: Complex and contemplative, Ultra Violet suggests the mysteries of the cosmos, the intrigue of what lies ahead,...

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STARTER KIT: Help, Is That A Wrinkle?

Wanna hear a secret? Here’s the one myth skincare people don’t debunk. Anti-aging doesn’t actually reverse aging. I know. Shock and horror. The only thing anti-aging products can actually do is prevent you from aging further, not reverse it. That being said, preventative measures (like masks, and such) are much more feasible than fixing any existing damage – see preventative Botox as an example. It’s recommended that one begins an anti-aging regime at the age of 25 (or earlier, if you’re a smoker/heavy user of any substances) but most people disregard that, and only start once the first wrinkle...

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