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January 2013

beauty, makeup, review

Chi Chi Nudes and Bronzes Palettes

After quite a few trips to Target and Myer, I finally managed to get my hands on two of these new palettes from Chi Chi. They have been making quite a splash in the beauty community lately, particularly the Nudes pallette, as it has been compared to the Urban Decay Naked eyeshadows. It took quite a bit of tracking down – at first neither of the stores had it in stock and then when I finally found the Bronzes at another target, the sales assistant told me the Nudes had all sold out and  ...

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beauty, body, makeup, nails

Christmas Beauty Gifts

As my love of all things beauty is very well known amongst my family and friends I was very spoiled to receive some lovely products as gifts during the Christmas period. I thought I would share with you what I unwrapped: Brazillian Butterfly Coconut and Pineapple Shimmer Cocoon Body Lotion This smells like a beach (coconut always reminds me of sun baking the day away) and the touch of shimmer makes it great for applying on my legs after a day in the sun. It gives a lovely glowy look. MOR  ...

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beauty, body, fragrance, hair, makeup, skincare

December Empties

A little later than normal but here are the things I used up in December. Not a whole lot this month, but a few new products I had been trying out for a little while. I am making it my mission for the new year to try and use up more beauty products that I have lying around! I tend to use something for a while, then get distracted when something new is released and the half used product ends up in the cupboard… oops! Bastiste Dry Shampoo in TropicalI have just started doing boot camp  ...

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blogging, books, fitness, health and wellbeing, lifestyle

Getting organised for the new year!

Happy 2013 to all my beautiful followers, I am so excited for the new year and all it will bring! There’s something about starting a new year than makes me giddy with excitement. It’s nice to have a clean slate and a whole 365 days laid out in front of me. I do know this is more of a mental thing than anything but I love sitting down and planning for the year ahead, as well as making a list of all my goals and the things I want to achieve in the upcoming year. Does anyone else  ...

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blogging, lifestyle

Taking a little break…

Hi beauties,I’m currently at the beach enjoying my summer break with the family so apologies for the break on blog posts. I was hoping to upload some posts while I’m here but the Internet connection is rather terrible so instead I’m putting my efforts into getting organized for the year ahead – lots planned for my blog in 2013! Wishing you all a safe and happy start to the year, will be back fully in action on Jan 7 so be sure to check back then! Hope you are having  ...

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