I have a "matte love" moment going on where I will only use matte eyshadows. They are less prone to spread glitter on my eyes and also, are more work appropriate where I am employed. And having to pull mattes from different palletes in a morning when you are rushing and crushing is so impractical!… Continue reading ON A MATTE SAFARI WITH NATASHA DENONA
Admittedly I am not a fan of the marketing faux pas by Huda when she blatantly copied Beauty Bakerie, but I will give credit if it is due. My search for a good setting powder is guided by Mel Thompson on YouTube. Based on her review and recommendation video, I purchased mine from Cult Beauty.… Continue reading Eating the Pound Cake (Huda Beauty)!
This month I have had the weirdest skin with the dry weather in Abu Dhabi. My skin felt dehydrated, especially under the eyes and nothing was even looking nice on top of it. Plus late nights and stress didn't help either. Enter my impulse buy in the form of Nars Soft Matte Complete Concealer. This… Continue reading Nars Soft Ma(tte)de for me Concealer!!
I am soooooo done with warm palettes. Every brand came out with their warm versions, remixes and then they started the same with the cool palettes. But Huda did something amazing. With all of us being saturated with these palettes, all we needed was some specific colors to complete that vibrant void in our hearts.… Continue reading THE POCKET EMERALD
Amrezy's collaboration with Anastasia was the talk of town this year. The limited edition highlighter in a beautiful gold shade and a first time formulation by Anastasia, sold out very fast! It was so much raved about and demanded by, for blokes like me who never got a chance for a backup, they re-released it… Continue reading Amrezy Gold Hunt
I don't know why they call these palettes Motherships and I cannot tell you how hilarious I found the email saying "Mother has your discount code" etc. But, like every sceptic I ate dirt and swore to never laugh like a hyena, once I tested the palette! Mine was the Met Gala edition which is… Continue reading Bronze Seduction Mothership V, palette-gasm!
The winter is upon us, and in Abu Dhabi it means dry weather. Hence, its time to break out the hydrating facial mists which otherwise would make me an oil slick. One of my recent purchases is the Marc Jacob's Re(cover) Perfecting Coconut Setting Mist. Its a decent sized bottle in plastic with a spray… Continue reading Marc Jacob’s Re(cover) Coco-naught spray!