GRWM: Holiday Party Look

December is fast approaching, which means that the holiday season celebrations are ramping up. And I mean office functions and family events. And so, I have a couple of get ready with me posts coming up. Hopefully the looks I present to you will inspire you for your own looks and events. First up is […]

Black Liner – Liquid

Welcome to part two of my three-part series on Black Liner (I did mention in my previous post that I tend to ramble when it comes to this topic). I used to have a love-hate relationship with liquid liners – I loved them; yet the feeling wasn’t mutual. Try as I may, I couldn’t get the liner […]

Red Lipstick

What is it about the colour red? It is a colour to make you pause and pay attention. We have it in orbit in our lives in everything we do – traffic lights, warning signs, symbolism (code red), temperature (red hot), food (red lentils, red apples, red ginseng) and even feelings (seeing red)….the colour is everywhere. We […]

My Essentials for a Day at the Office

Most mornings, I leap out of bed; not because I’m a morning person, but because I’ve realised I hit the snooze button one too many times. It’s usually on these days that I don’t have time to apply make up at home because I’m running really late; I grab my essentials and head to work (secretly […]

Lipstick Day and a Gift to Myself

The wonderful Huda from Huda Beauty has officially proclaimed today as Lipstick Day. And so, to celebrate, I bought myself a little gift – a keepsake from a brand that I’ve never purchased makeup from before. I have to tell you that it was really intimidating to actually walk into a Chanel store and browse […]