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25 Jun

Slay everyday with soft glam

Make up, Normadic Online
I created this soft glam look which is pretty much what I wear on a daily basis (just scaled down somewhat). This look is simple to recreate and can be easily intensified for nighttime by adding a bold lip colour or deepening the tones on the eyes. Products used: Lipid Overnight Facial Oil Catrise Cosmetics Prime and Fine Pore Refining Base Essence Brow Gel in "brown" (no.01) Black Opal Pore Perfecting Powder Foundation in "Truly Topaz" L.A. Girl PRO.Conceal HD.Definition Concealer in "Pure Beige" Make Up, Make...
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15 May

The Ultimate Curl Appeal with Tresemmé

Tresemmé, Hair Care, Shampoo, Conditioner, Beauty Bulletin
Not that many people seem to know this about me, but I have a pretty wild little afro! The main reason as to the development  of my “little secret” if the fact that I actually straighten my hair most of the time. Excessive straightening has led to a huge amount of heat damage, caused dryness and split ends. As a result, when it comes to the days that I would actually like to wear my hair natural, I find that the...
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22 Dec

Own your BLACK this X-Mas with Black Betty Design

As we find ourselves in the heart of the festive season, gift guides are plenty and abundant. But rather than spending on a one time item that serves for a short term, consider the option of investing in a timeless piece that can hold more than just memory of a Christmas past. Invest in the earth's treasures this festive season; dare to own black. Black Betty Design presents hand-cut precious and semi-precious stones set in treasured metals in beautiful attention-to-detail  unique pieces. The...
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20 Dec

Urban Decay: Unboxing, Review & Demo

Urban Decay
I recently signed up to the Beauty Bulletin platform, South Africa's largest online beauty community and club where members receive free products in exchanges for writing reviews on their personal experiences with said product. I was also recently chosen as the newest Beauty Bulletin Review Recruit Influencer and as a result received an incredible Urban Decay package to put to the ultimate test! I have been tasked with trailing three fabulous Urban Decay beauty products and here's the verdict: Urban Decay: NAKED...
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16 Dec

A lil’ L.O.V this X-Mas

L.O.V Cosmetics, Normadic Online, mascara, nicole norman
With a name that perfectly encapsulates any make-up junkie's feelings when it comes to beauty products, L.O.V cosmetics's arrival in South Africa couldn't have been more perfectly timed! In the midst of the festive season, this exclusive range of professional makeup provides yet a another must-have when it come to giving (or receiving) a  little L.O.V this holiday season! L.O.V Cosmetics entry into South African markets is warmly welcomed, given the dedication to quality and attention to detail the brand prides itself...
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4 Nov

Normadic Hotspot: Mustacchio Caffe

Mustacchio Caffe, restaurant, review, food, Cape Town, Normadic Online
Mustacchio Caffe is the newest eatery on the block - Kloof street block that is. Situated where Kloof and Long street meet, this space is the perfect fusion of trendy cuisine paired with a vibey atmosphere to compliment its location. Perhaps if you are privy to the languages of all things good taste - would you know that with a name like “Mustacchio”, you'd be stepping into an Italian eatery. If not, and you, like me, were captivated by the shop’s...
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