BEAUTY: MUST-HAVE Eyeshadows for Winter

  I confess. I never wear eyeshadow. It scares me to say the least. Foundation, I can do, blush and mascara I’m great at, I’ve even learnt to perfect lipstick, but eyeshadow frightens me to no end. I will learn, for 2015, this will be a beauty goal of mine. Learn and perfect eyeshadow. For those of you who love playing with the shadow palette here is the must have eyeshadows for the winter: My favourite eye shadow colours for winter can be found in the new makeup line by celebrity makeup artist, Charlotte Tilbury. I simply love her Luxury Palette in “The Dulce Vita“. The colours […]

BEAUTY: Best Winter Lip

I wouldn’t say I’m a lipstick newbie, as I have been wearing it faithfully now this entire year, but when it comes to these four ladies that probably wear lipstick to bed, I’d say I have a but to learn. I asked them about their favorite colors for winter and as always they dished the goods. Looking for something new to wow your reflection? Check out their suggestions…   Recommending one favorite lipstick colour is tricky because we all have different colouring and styles although In terms of current  trends, a more bold and colourful lip is where it’s at. This winter, I’m noticing lots of oxblood/ deep […]

BEAUTY: Mascara with big impact

We’re back! November was a crazy month for me and although the ladies from the BEAUTY BUST! Team were more than ready, I wasn’t. So now that we’re back, naturally it makes sense to come with a BANG! I asked and once again these ladies delivered; I wanted to know the best mascaras that make the biggest impact. I’m talkin’ falsies without all the fuss, and by fuss I mean glue {damn it! if it takes me 45 minutes to put on lashes; ain’t nobody got time for that!}. So without further ado, here are the best mascara’s for the biggest impact: I’m not too attached to any […]

BEAUTY: Foundation Perfection {Part 4}

You may have all the tips you need to find the BEST foundation {thanks to our Beauty Bust! teams previous features}, but if you don’t know how to find a shade that works best for you, then the tips are wasted ones. Am I right?  Today, to conclude our flawless foundation 4 part series, the pros’ behind Beauty Bust! Jayna, Jen, L’nielle, and Jade share with us how to find the absolute perfect shade of foundation for your skin. So without further ado, here are your pro-tips in finding your perfect shade of foundation. When testing different shades, be sure to let them sit on your skin […]

BEAUTY: Primer or no Primer {Part 3}

Have you ever wondered if you’re missing out when you skip the primer? I know I have, and with all the affordable options out there I have no doubt come very close to buying some. Well, today’s’ your lucky day, wonder no more, I asked the BEAUTY BUST! team to help us answer the million dollar question, primer or no primer, and they came through in the largest way. Their thoughts, suggestions and of course affordable options if you so choose to hop on the primer bandwagon with me! I’m all about prepping the skin properly to assure a more beautiful, long-lasting makeup. I don’t, however, agree with […]

BEAUTY: Best Affordable Foundation {Part 2}

It’s no lie, makeup can cost a small fortune, however I do know that they are some things you don’t need to spend BIG MONEY on; I just don’t know what ones they’re #truestory. This is why today I ask the BEAUTY BUST! team to tell us the best affordable foundations. We’re talking good ‘ol drug store foundations that give a flawless finish. I could go on, and on, and on, and talk about what I will be doing with the money saved, and also how fabulous it is to find a product that doesn’t cost me food from our mouths, but lets be honest, you already […]

BEAUTY: Flawless Foundation (PART ONE)

  Pretty certain there’s no better place to start the BEAUTY BUST! series, than with our foundation. It’s where we all start when it comes to our morning makeup routines, am I right? And to those out there that skip the foundation step, I bow down to you! I asked the BEAUTY BUST! girls all about foundation in the first of our four part series, hoping to get it off to a solid start; today I’m sharing with you their tips, tricks, and suggestion for applying flawless foundation at home. Have you ever wondered if spending the money on a good sponge or brush was worth it, or […]


I may have been keeping a little secret from you all *takes cover*. BUT WAIT! Before you go all 2007 Britney Spears on me, saying things we all know you’re going to regret, hear me out! I think it’s pretty obvious I do my very best to feel beautiful every. single. day.  And I also bet you knew that one of my main reasons for sitting behind this laptop into the wee hours of the night, is to ensure that you too find ways to feel absolutely beautiful each and everyday.  This my friends is why I have started a new series on Little Miss Mama called BEAUTY BUST! […]