I am SO OVER Winter. I don’t care that it was snowing last week and it’s dark before 5pm, I’m sitting here in a little dress and ballet flats. Law of attraction and all that. I’m ready for a breath of fresh air to shake off the winter cobwebs. I’ve thrown my heavy foundation into the makeup graveyard drawer of doom, and I’m embracing the cream – cream shadows, cream blushes and BB creams! Here’s a Valentines’ day-date inspired look featuring three of my favourite products for a radiant complexion and bright eyes: La Roche-Posay Hydreane BB Creme, Respectissime Ultra Doux Mascara and NYC Blushable Creme Stick in Big Apple Blush. Read on »
There are very few mascaras on the market that I have not tried but some of my most used and loved wands are from budget brands! Avon in particular have a really strong line of mascaras in their range and today I bring you two of the best; Avon Super Extreme Extend and Supershock Max. Read on »
It’s that time of the year again, and our resident Easter Bunnies, Einstein and Eva, are in a very generous mood! Look at all these goodies they have up for grabs – The new WAH Nails Nail Art book, Essence nail art bits, Lush goodies and all you need from Avon for smokey eyes! As a bonus, we promise you yummy chocolate with every prize, ’tis the season! Read on »
Here we go with our second installment of Dolly Rouge’s 2011 favourites. If you missed it, check out part 1.
La Roche-Posay Teint Mineral is a powder compact. It can be used on its own with a sponge for medium-full coverage (oily or combo-skinned ladies), dusted with a powder brush to set foundation, or provide more coverage over sheer foundations (combo-normal skins). It covers redness/imperfections, doesn’t look powdery, doesn’t oxidise, doesn’t budge when faced with oil, doesn’t clog pores and has SPF 25. Consider that all boxes ticked for me! Read on »
From L-R: ScandalEyes, Kate Moss for Rimmel Lippie, Extra WOW Lash mascara
These are three items from Rimmel that I totally regret buying this month. I have come to expect great things from new Rimmel mascaras but unfortunately the two pictured here disappointed. Well, maybe its just because I love their Day to Night Mascara so much that I am blinded by bias. Read on »
Many of my friends and colleagues are cutting down on their spending habits and this got me thinking about DIY beauty. It’s not something I would usually go in for (I am the height of laziness) but for the purpose of this post I want to show you that there are ways and means to look good without having to consult the professionals. Read on »