I only have 2 store-bought lipsticks left. One is a Revlon Matte Balm in the shade Sultry that my husband bought for me <3, and the other is a pink Maybelline lipstick that I love the shade of (but not the smell!). I still can't recreate this pink colour so I'm thinking I probably need… Continue reading Homemade Lipstick Collection + Swatches!
I did it! My new makeup ingredients came in the mail today and I get right on to making homemade foundation, this time using new recipes that should hopefully work (since they don't contain food ingredients). This time I followed the recipes from Humblebee and Me and Wellness Mama. I made the mineral makeup first… Continue reading Homemade Mineral Makeup + Liquid Foundation!
Yes! I finally get to wear my dress!!! I made this a few months ago but haven't had the chance to wear it till now. This is a wrap maternity dress. It's tied at the side and is easily adjustable as I get on with my pregnancy. I can even wear this when I've finished… Continue reading Date Night Maternity Dress
Please see original post if you haven't already 🙂 Over the weekend, I contemplated whether or not I want to continue on this homemade makeup journey. As I sat in front of my table with my makeup drawer open, looking through the leftover makeup I have (I've sold most of them and the few I… Continue reading Update: DIY Homemade Lip Balm Using Superfood Powder
I have a confession to make... Well, several confessions... I cried while making these guys today... I threw out everything I made today and that is such a waste of money! Superfoods powder like beetroot powder do not work. Now I have to invest another $100+ in my quest to make homemade, natural makeup. There… Continue reading DIY Cream Blush/Lip Balm using Superfoods Powder
I don't actually use deodorant on a day to day basis. In fact, I can go for weeks without deodorant. But I was still intrigued by the idea of a homemade deodorant. First, a little background story. In New Zealand, deodorants only come in 2 formats, aerosol and liquid. Second, my aunties are firm believer… Continue reading Homemade Deodorant
Wow.. 2 posts in two days... I must be on a roll... Maybe because crochet takes a while to make but it's easy to make several beauty items in a day. So, yesterday, after being satisfied with how my homemade foundation looks and wear throughout the day, I came home and decided I wanted to… Continue reading Homemade Lotion/Massage Bar
So, I don't usually make any New Year's resolution. But this year is different. Since finding out that we will be having a girl, I've been thinking a lot about makeup. I love wearing makeup! I wear makeup not because I think I'm ugly. On the contrary, I am happy with the way I look… Continue reading Homemade Foundation…? Does it really work?
It's a NEW YEAR! My baby is coming in 4 months!!! And we still haven't got a cot for it... Well, we'll need to get on to that sometime soon... It's been a while since I have written anything. Let's see... I've finished my diploma, we've moved house and we got through Christmas and New… Continue reading Hello 2017! A crochet guide to an easy playsuit! Kind of…