My Top Ten Online Beauty Shops

girl blogging Once you start buying make up and beauty products online, you realise how insanely expensive products can be in stores here in NZ – the price difference can be heartbreaking. Now it is a hugely rare occasion for me to actually purchase a product in store. Of course there are pro’s and con’s to online shopping – con: online shop could just be a creepy man in his basement collecting money from unsuspecting beauty lovers, you have to wait for your package to arrive – BUT I really think that 99% of the time buying online totally pays off! So if you come armed with a debit card, credit card or PayPal account, are sitting at your computer ready to go and have a little patience to wait for the shipping THEN READ ON MY SHOPPING FRIEND and have a look at my top online beauty shops! Continue reading

Get Ready With Me – Ball Edition

ball night A few weeks ago I attended a ball event which was put on by the bae’s place of work (yup, I just used the word bae – I’m trying it out, just bare with me). Getting ready for a ball which is in no way school related is actually quite a bit different then your high school memories – firstly you are older (uncool), but you kind of have more direction in your life (maybe) and you don’t need to worry at all about sneaking in drinks (they were free flowing). One thing that I was a little nostalgic for however was my girl crew, remember how EVERYONE and ALL YOUR FRIENDS were at your school ball?!? Luckily enough I made some buddies and the boyf (never using the word bae again) was a perfect date.

Get Ready With Me!

In the weeks leading up to the ball Continue reading

Beauty for all seasons – an interview with Nicola May from Blush Baby

blush baby Nicola May is the founder and owner of Blush Baby, an amazing online make up and beauty store which stocks top brands such as Lime Crime, Sugarpill Cosmetics and Pretty Zombie Cosmetics. Blush Baby also provides fantastic make up and hair services within the Auckland region. Being a make up artist for the past three years, opening up Blush Baby in July 2013,and providing all the hair and make up services for this years Miss Junior New Zealand, Continue reading

Lime Crime Velvetine – Pink Velvet!


I cannot even describe my immense amount of excitement when Lime Crime announced that a beautiful bold pink would be joining the Velvetine family.

Velvetine lip stains are known for their amazing staying power, lasting all day and night. Continue reading