MY TOP 5 PICKS FOR OLIVE SKINCARE

The humble olive, a staple to the mediterranean cuisine and very tasty, but did you know it is also your secret weapon to beautiful skin? Someone who knows all about this is Donna Simunovic, the creator of Olive Natural Skincare.  She has used all aspects of the olive including the oil and leaves to create a natural, botanically based skincare range. That means no testing animals, …

Flawless Make-Up in a Hurry

Okay, i’ll admit it, I’m the queen of being late. Whether it’s for work or a social occasion I never seem to get there on time. Is it because I have poor time management skills? Or is it because I get caught up trying to make my winged liner symmetrical? Who can say? (Maybe my boyfriend?)   What I can say is, it has forced …

REVIEW: THE BEAUTY EXCHANGE MAKEUP BRUSHES

I’m a huge fan of using make up brushes.  Once upon a time I was happy to use my fingers and always ended up having the dreaded “foundation fingers”, even though I’d wash my hands somehow I would find foundation prints on my clothes, work documents and even my car gear stick. Thank goodness I invested in some brushes and those days are behind me. …

August Empties 2016

Empties

Welcome to my first ever empties post. I have gone through quite a few products this month and I am ready to give you a review on what I will be repurchasing and what needs to stay in the bin! Let’s start with the product that hurts me the most to see in the pile: Sunday Riley’s Juno Hydroactive Cellular Face Oil Why am I …

REVIEW: UNI ORGANICS ULTIMATE TAN

Uni Organics had me hooked from the name alone! As I have discovered more and more about beauty and skincare, my concern has shifted to what ingredients are being used and how they affect my body/skin. I was so excited to try this self tanner as Uni Organics are an Australian brand with certified organic ingredients. They are also free from chemicals, not tested on …

REVIEW: JEFFREE STAR SKIN FROST ICE COLD

REVIEW: JEFFREE START SKIN FROST ICE COLD The beauty industry has been bombarded highlighters.  Since 2015 nearly every week a brand is launching a new highlighter whether it high end or low, and I am not complaining! I was one of those lucky people who managed to get the Jeffree Star Skin Frost in the first release. I set my alarm for an ungodly hour …

MAY FAVOURITES 2016

Welcome to ausbeautyandskincarereviews first ever monthly favourites. There have been a few standout products for me this month and I’m excited to share them with you.   Chanel Soleil Tan De Chanel I’ll be honest, I have been online shopping and put this item in my cart quite a few times but never managed to check out because of the price.  I just couldn’t justify …

REVIEW: EMINENCE CHOCOLATE MOUSSE HYDRATION MASQUE

My love for a good mask is no secret, so naturally I was thrilled when Eminence  gave me the opportunity to test out the Chocolate Mousse Hydration Masque. With the promise of hydrated skin and an irresistible chocolate smell, I put this mask to the ausbeautyandskincarereviews test. WHO ARE THEY? Eminence is luxury skincare brand that originated in Hungary but has since had massive success …

REVIEW: KYLIE COSMETICS KYLIE LIP KIT BY KYLIE JENNER

This review has been awhile in the making, thanks to these lip kits being so hard to get! Unless you have been living under a rock you will know that the youngest Kardashian/Jenner Kylie, has created a cosmetics line called Kylie Cosmetics. At the moment they are only selling lip products, but it seems that’s all they need.  These lip products are getting a lot of …