New arrivals on my makeup desk – colourpop and whitening lightening


I’ve had a few new things arrive recently and I wanted to share them with you, I’ve jumped into the Colourpop trend and decided to try something new to whiten my teeth.

My gorgeous friend Candy and I decided to go halves on a Colourpop order. I have been seeing this brand everywhere! And although I don’t want to be all same old, I had to try it for myself.

I grabbed a lippie stix, a lippie pencil, two eye shadows and a blush. So controlled right? I just wanted to order a few things that would give me a feel for the products and the brand (plus I am trying to not go overboard on the spending as holiday plans are unfolding!).

colourpop lip pencil

Above are the two lip products I bought. On the left is the lipstick in the shade ‘Brills’ and on the right, the lip pencil ‘pepper’. I really like the consistency Continue reading

Opalescence go – Getting My Pearly Whites White!

teeth collage image There is not a single person in the world that wouldn’t be a little interested in having whiter teeth. I myself have fantasised on a few occasions about having one of those picture perfect Hollywood smiles, but I am lucky that my teeth are naturally not that bad. I’ve never needed braces as they are all pretty straight and they are cavity free โ€“ however I may never forgive my jaw for pushing through all four wisdom teeth at the same time only for me to have to get them all surgically removed! The colour of my teeth is the only thing Iโ€™d really like to change as having antibiotics as a toddler and also just living my life (drinking coffee, coke etc) has left them a little yellow. So I jumped at the chance when I was contacted by Opalescence go to try out their new teeth whitening system which is coming to NZ!

Opalescence go is an at home teeth whitening kit which is super easy to use and can be tailored to your needs. There are different strengths Continue reading