Real Techniques Miracle Diamond Sponge v.s. Beauty Blender

After a year of using the Beauty Blender (thinking it was the greatest thing since sliced bread), and forking out $30 (AUD) every three months, it was time to try a new foundation sponge. Enter the Real Techniques Miracle Diamond Sponge, which I got on sale for $15 ($25 RRP).

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Real Techniques v.s. Beauty Blender (both dry)

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Makeup storage tips

If I asked you where every single item of makeup was stored in your home, would you be able to tell me exactly where each item was located? Are some things in the bathroom, the bedroom, the handbag, and other items few and far between? I’m a big advocate of the saying “a place for everything and everything in its place”, so here are my top tips for storing makeup.

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Too Faced Chocolate Gold palette review & swatches

When I saw Too Faced was coming out with a chocolate gold collection, specifically the eyeshadow palette, I knew I had to grab it! I love my Bon Bons palette, and after hearing many good things about the item, I was counting down the days until it landed in Australia at Mecca Maxima.

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Decluttering my collection

After watching a few of Shaaanxo’s decluttering videos, I was inspired to take a look at my own collection, and see what needed to go. While my collection is barely a fraction of what Shannon has in hers, it’s still too much for one person, and it can feel a little overwhelming at times. Here’s what I’m finding new homes for (side note, I threw out a heap more products not pictured in this post).

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Tarte Amazonian Clay Blush “Monarch” Review

I got this blush as part of the Tarte Skin Starters  and Color Set. While I bought the set more for the skincare (and the fact it was 30% off), the mini makeup items were a nice addition.

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