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Dip Dyed Hair
Dip Dyed Hair by kimberlynissen featuring a glitter eyeshadow

One booming trend in hair right now is dip dyed colourful locks, and even though it has been building momentum for quite sometime, this is a fad that isn’t going to fade away quickly. For brunette’s it is a trend much harder to get a hold of. Kevin.Murphy have made it easier with the release of their Color.Bug hair pigments and I know they work having personally used it on my own dark brown hair. BUT, I wanted to test if the traditional method of coloured chalk would work because if it did, it would be a big money saver.

Today I am showing you a little test I did comparing Kevin.Murphy Color.Bug to a classic piece of Texta Dustless Chalk. I opted for Pink (hello, my favourite colour). Unfortunately my camera died when I was taking the prep shots so I was forced to do this on my webcam (photography fail) so please forgive me for the less than satisfactory quality. Consider them ‘arty’ photos.  Continue Reading

Best Beauty Advent Calendars

Picking the best beauty advent calendar for yourself each year is tough, I totally get it. This year the choices are even bigger and better so I’ve rounded up the best beauty advent calendars for you to choose from. Past favourites like The Body Shop, Look Fantastic and NYX Cosmetics are back with their beauty advent calendars, plus some new ones to spice things up.

Unfortunately, many sell out the minute they are released and by the time you see them touted by your favourite Instgrammers you’ve already missed out. Don’t worry though, there are still heaps around that you’ll love. Treat yo’self, ladies!  Continue Reading

Deciem NIOD Copper Amino Isolate Serum

Have you noticed there’s been a bit of chatter about copper peptides in skincare lately? The biggest player on the scene right now is NIOD’s Copper Amino Isolate Serum (CAIS), and it has people swearing that this is a liquid version of the second coming.

Unfortunately when an ingredient becomes trendy we see the market flooded with products claiming to be using the best of it. Copper Peptides are that hot-new ingredient right now but what exactly are they? I’ve chatted with Deciem’s co-CEO, Nicola Kilner, to get the lowdown on copper peptides and how you can make sure you buy a product that works.  Continue Reading

Best New Beauty October blog post

You’d think October would be exclusively reserved for Halloween themed beauty but nope, Christmas is wiggling its way in. The best new beauty October products are mostly dominated with Holiday collections but I’ve tried sticking to just the solo new products that really thrilled me. I will be posting separate gift guides a little later on for all those cool Holiday collections.

For now, discover the best of the best with my Best New Beauty October round-up. Continue Reading

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