August 2013 – The Minted Blog

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, NAILS |

With Spring just around the corner, I’ve been eyeing off my pastel bright colours a lot more frequently! Here are my five favourites that I think are going to feature a lot this Season on my pointers and piggies. OPI … Continued

beauty, Nails

by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, MAKEUP |

Welp, the first thing that I want to say, is that I did not buy my MAC from Australia. I purchased it from the US website, and had it shipped to a US address, before they forwarded the package onto … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, LIFESTYLE, PERSONAL |

Oniomania (from Greek ὤνιος onios “for sale” and μανία mania “insanity”[1]) is the technical term for the compulsive desire to shop, more commonly referred to as compulsive shopping, shopping addiction, shopaholism, compulsive buying or CBD or Sushma Syndrome. Oh god. I don’t want to do this. If you don’t know, I happen to love shopping. … Continued

beauty, life

by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, MAKEUP |

Possibly one of the most amazing drugstore cream eyeshadows you will get your paws on. These are the second release of the Maybelline Color Tattoos in the new ‘metal’ finishes. After swatching them at the store, I walked away with … Continued

beauty, makeup

by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, MAKEUP |

Like many of you, I am brand new to the wonderful world of Lime Crime. It sucked me in immediately with it’s cute packaging, the promise of opaque makeup and the variety of quirky and eccentric colours! PLUS holographic unicorns. … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY |

I got a little surprise in the mail today – this month’s Bellabox! This month has the theme of Get Active, which confused me a little with some of the products I received. Some of them I would think of … Continued

beauty, hair, makeup, Skincare

by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, MAKEUP |

A rosy red flush and bitten lips is a look that has been around for centuries, mainly to encourage a look of fertility! I love using a rosy red tint instead of powder/lipstick combination because it can look so natural … Continued

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