All posts tagged: Jane Iredale

Jane Iredale PlayOn Lip Pencils

Something is changing! Not only the seasons are playing their yearly merry-go-round, my make up preferences have also slightly shifted focus. Literally, because where I loved playing up my eyes ever since I discovered make up, now some mascara and a swift flick of eyeline will do before the main act takes centre stage: my lips. From not even owning a single lipstick to having a complete drawer dedicated to it, it’s all about the lips these days! What triggered this lip-obsession? A love for the effortless and laid back Parisian chic look, not enough time every morning for a deluxe eye look and the realisation that less is more with a popping lip colour. Case in point, theseĀ Jane Iredale PlayOn Lip Pencils! Lip pencils are having their moment right now, and who can blame them! Easy to use, a technicolour variety of shades and available for just about any budget. I’ve been testing these Jane Iredale Lip Pencils, and and if you want to know what I think ,just keep on reading. Jane Iredale …

Summerproof

Summer and a full face of make up don’t really match. Sweat streaked foundation, blotchy bronzer, runny mascara, been there, done that, got the t-shirt. I hardly wear any make up in the summer, my collection just gets to gather dust in my vanity during these months, but on days where I need a little touch up before a meeeting, here’s what I go for. Philosophy’s No Reason To Hide still is my light base of choice. All in one go, it evens out my skin, adds a touch of radiance and adds in the SPF50 I need. A littleĀ dab of Giorgio Armani Eraser Concealer covers those traces of a long night, with the Givenchy Noir Couture Mascara in Black Satin to take my eyes from “just awake” to “here’s where the magic’s at!” Jane Iredale’s Golden Shimmer is the ideal highlighter on days like today. I gently appply some on the apples of my cheeks, and the soft golden sheen scumpts them a little, without being too orange. Not a chunk of glitter in …