10 Natural and Organic Coral Lipsticks

I’ve always been drawn to coral. It can be soft and sweet or bright and shocking. It’s Pantone’s Living Colour of the year too, so that means most of your favourite makeup companies will be highlighting their own versions of this beautiful shade and I can bet there’s a perfect shade out there for you….

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8 Organic, Natural and Non-toxic Red Lipsticks

I collated all my vegan reds into one post for World Vegan month, so I thought I’d do the same for my other reds. You can find that post here: 10 Organic, Natural, Vegan and Cruelty Free Red Lipsticks for World Vegan Month Though these aren’t strictly vegan, all these companies are dedicated to creating…

Kjaer Weis Cream Blush Review and Swatches

Kjaer Weis are one of my favourite brands based on the packaging alone. I really appreciate the packaging and the quality of the products, so if you’re after the same luxury you’d find in an high-end conventional brand then they are absolutely comparable, if not better. I’ve reviewed their lipsticks and lip tints so far…

Kjaer Weis Lip Tint Swatches – Captivate, Passionate and Sweetness

These are the last three carmine free shades from the Kjaer Weis Lip Tint line. If you would like a more in-depth review of the product please read: Kjaer Weis Lip Tint Review and Swatches -Blissful and Romance Colours Purchased: Captivate, Passionate and Sweetness Captivate A beautiful nude/brown that is very versatile. It is our first lip…

Kjaer Weis Lip Tints Swatches – Rapture, Beloved and Amazed

I want to show you as many shades as I can, but not pile them all into one long post. Here you’ll find the shades Rapture, Beloved and Amazed from the Kjaer Weis Lip Tint line. You can read a more in-depth review here: Kjaer Weis Lip Tint Review and Swatches -Blissful and Romance Colours Purchased: Rapture, Beloved…

Kjaer Weis Lip Tint Review and Swatches – Blissful and Romance

I have more Kjaer Weis for you! This time it’s the lip tints. If you want to see the swatches of the shades Rapture, Beloved and Amazed go here: Kjaer Weis Lip Tints Swatches – Rapture, Beloved and Amazed The website states these lip colours are: Infused with nourishing shea butter, keeping lips moisturized and youthful…

Kjaer Weis Lipstick Review and Swatches

Kjaer Weis is marketed as a very high end, organic makeup line that boasts stunning packaging, which is also refillable. This makes the initial purchase a once off and then you can continue to fill the packaging with the colours they offer. I bought their new release gift set for Christmas as well as some…

Carmine is More Than Just a Bug …

Specifically, it’s an insect called the cochineal and it is harvested, crushed to a powder, which is treated with an ammonia or sodium carbonate solution, filtered and then treated again to create the deep, vibrant red. In fact it’s not just red. Depending on the processing pink, red, purple or orange can also be achieved. It takes about…