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My current favourite products- September 2015

It’s been a minute since i’ve recorded a video. I’m still trying to get the hangof filming and editing and the whole shabang. But here I am telling you about my favourite beauty products of the moment. See you next

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Question – the paradox of Dark Skinned makeup wearers in a 93% black country

I live in the island of Barbados. In fact, my blog name is directly from the colloquial name for residents of my country. I am a Bajan. I am a black Bajan. According to wikipedia, we are a country made

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Review – Black Opal True Colour Pore Perfecting Liquid Foundation

I haven’t reviewed a Black Opal product in a minute! Which seems kind of wrong considering its pretty much a go to drug store staple for black women. There are very few drugstore foundations that have the colour range for

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What makeup trend are you giving a pass? – Liquid Lipsticks

As much as I love to try out new makeup products there is at least one makeup trend that has passed me by like a full bus. For whatever reason I just haven’t been able to get into liquid lipsticks.

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When Bad Packaging happens to good products – Revlon Brow Fantasy

I’ve bought the Revlon Brow Fantasy over and over again, but I’ve decided to put an end to the madness. The product itself is pretty great. The range carries a dark brown with grey undertones (no red undertones, hallelujah!)  that

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Brown girl in search of the perfect nude – MAC Lipglass in Love Child

If you’re looking for a no fuss, low maintenance nude lipgloss, this lipglass from MAC could be for you. The MAC description of this gloss is ‘ a coppered plum’  but for me this is more of  a pink/ mauve

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MAC ‘s Sin vs Wet n Wild Cherry Bomb and a couple reasons to avoid your malicious macocious aunty

So I was busy trolling the blogs recently for new MAC limited edition releases. Purely from idle curiosity since I no longer buy limited edition makeup. And I told you why here… And I realized MAC is repromoting one of

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The curious case of the perfumed mascara – YSL Volume Effet Faux Cils Shocking Mascara

I have a serious question. Why is my mascara scented? It smells of a floral sweet scent everytime I open it. That was easily the first thing I noticed about this mascara. I’m just not keen on the idea of

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In search of the perfect nude – NYX Soft Matte Cream in Zurich

I’m a brown girl in a pale world and I want a nude lip! I’m on the hunt for the nude lip that doesn’t make me look like Ashy Larry I present for your inspection NYX Soft Matte Cream in

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Review – Black Up’s *new* Mattifying Foundation

Now it’s no secret that I ‘stan’ for black UP cosmetics. I love almost all of their products and especially their foundation products. When I was first introduced to them the Black UP Fluid Foundation was my ‘GOAT’ (ie Greatest

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