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“A mix of Degas ballerinas and Jean Shrimpton from the 1960s. Graceful and delicate like a watercolour painting, colours blended like hydrangeas.” – Stephane Marais

White Pigment – applied to eyelid.
Dazzlelight Eye Shadow – layered over lids for a transparent, sparkle.
Lingering Brow Pencil – blended into crease to enhance and contour the eye.
Fibre Rich Mascara – generously app lied to top and bottom lashes to create a fake lashlook.
Clear Brow Set – to set brows.

Face and Body Foundation – app lied to skin for a dewy, sheer finish.
Prep + Prime Powder – to set.
Pro Paintstick in Magenta and Dolly Mix Blush – mixed and blended onto cheeks with fingertips.
White Frost Eye Shadow – dusted over tops of cheekbones to highlight.

Syrup Lipstick – patted onto lips.
Plumful Lipstick – blended with fingertips onto the corners of lips to add volume and contour.

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“A timeless , classic look. Fresh and really beautiful” — Diane Kendal

Retrospeck Eye Shadow – dusted all over lid up to eyebrow.
Brown Down Eye Shadow – brushed onto crease of the eye lid and used as liner on top and bottom, blended for a soft smoky eye.
Black Crème Liner – thin line applied to lash line.
Blackdazzle Dazzlelash – generously applied to top and bottom lashes.
Clear Brow set – brushed through eyebrows.

Mineralize SPF 15 Foundation (coming soon) – applied to skin for light coverage and a dewy, fresh finish.
Medium Blot Powder – dusted onto skin to set.
Style Powder Blush – brushed onto app les of cheeks to create a peachy shimmer.

Twig Lipstick – stained onto lip to enhance natural colour.

“Androgynous, groomed and healthy. It’s about beautiful skin.” — Hung Vanngo

Clear Gloss – patted onto lids from lash line up to brow for a natural shine.
Lashes curled.
No mascara.
Pro Longlash Barelash – brushed up and into brows to lighten brow colour.

Studio Moisture Cream and Prep + Prime Skin – to prep the skin.
Face and Body Foundation and Strobe Cream – mixed and brushed onto skin for a healthy glow.
MoistureBlend SPF 15 Foundation – applied where needed.
Luna Cream Colour Base – applied with fingers to high planes of cheeks.

Lip Conditioner – applied with fingertips for a natural lip.


An island girl living in the Big Apple. She hails from the twin island Republic of Trinidad & Tobago but currently reside in the beauty/fashion capital of the world, New York City (Harlem to be exact!). She is passionate - well, obsessed - about beauty and in addition to blogging, she is also a corporate beauty professional and a budding web designer/developer. She loves combining her in-depth, practical knowledge with her chemist/scientific training to make your cosmetic choices fun and easy. She likes to take the guesswork out of beauty, separate the hype from what really works, to help you bring out the most beautiful you! She loves colour, and makeup, and she has been natural for years! She also loves great food, culture, sports and laid back vibes! Check out some more about me here and if you like this post, sign up to my newsletter to get updates on what I am craving right now.