Arbonne Perfecting Liquid Foundation SPF 15

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Arbonne is a name I am familiar with, but this is the first time I have had a chance to roadtest the products. The first on the list is the Perfecting Liquid Foundation SPF 15 which is available in a 30ml pump container. As suggested it does contain SPF 15, this isn’t really enough protection [...]

L’Oreal Paris Infallible 24 Hour Compact Powder Foundation

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The Infallible 24 Hour Compact Powder Foundation from L’Oreal Paris is designed for long lasting wear. This comes in a compact complete with sponge and mirror. The formula is a little bit creamy but once applied you can definitely see the powder effect at work. For light, every day coverage you can apply with the [...]

Napoleon Perdis Stroke of Genius Liquid Cashmere Foundation

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stroke of genius

A foundation with quite the accurate name is the Stroke of Genius Liquid Cashmere Foundation from Napoleon Perdis. This tube of SPF 20 medium coverage foundation comes with an attached brush applicator. Squeeze the tube and product is dispersed onto the brush for easy, mess free application. Twist to turn on or off to protect [...]

OFRA Absolute Cover Silk Peptide Foundation

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ofra peptide

It’s time for a foundation overhaul, and over the next few weeks we will be sharing some of our new favourites that have been tried and tested. To start is an addition from OFRA Cosmetics, it’s called the Absolute Cover Silk Peptide Foundation and is available in 10 different shades. This liquid style formula applies [...]

Natio Bloom and Go Cream to Powder Foundation

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natio compact

For beautifully buildable foundation coverage, the Cream to Powder foundation from Natio glides on smoothly. This applies as a cream and transforms to a powder finish. Your skin feels soft with the addition of ingredients including argan, jojoba, vitamin E, beeswax and bamboo stem extract. The compact contains the product, a sponge and mirror and [...]

Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Foundation Powder

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From Laura Mercier is the Smooth Finish Foundation Powder. This is a silky formula which can be used wet or dry for two different finishes – sheer or full coverage (or anywhere in between). Designed for all skin types, this is oil free and fragrance free and feels light on your skin. I like this [...]

Pregnancy Beauty Chat with Jodi Anasta

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jodi anasta

Jodi Anasta is due to give birth on March the 3rd 2014, and as the ambassador for Puretopia Skincare she has both babies and beauty on her mind. Jodi recently answered some questions about her pregnancy skincare routine, you can read about her favourite products below: Which products will you be packing your hospital bag? [...]

Ella Bache Great Sunguard SPF 50+ Foundation

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With SPF 50+ sunscreens now commonly used, it is good news that you can get your makeup coverage and protection too with Ella Bache’s Great Sunguard 50+ Foundations. These multipurpose sunscreens contain titanium dioxide and zinc oxide for all skin types. Those who don’t want to stand out will prefer these skin matching shades to [...]

NARS Radiant Cream Compact Foundation

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NARS has a beautiful newie with the addition of the Radiant Cream Compact Foundation. This is a silky cream formula with the option of full coverage. This doesn’t feel heavy and yet it gives you an even, photo ready complexion. The Radiant Cream Compact Foundation can be applied wet or dry, but as it is [...]

BYS Creme Foundation

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I’m a girl who appreciates a creme foundation in a convenient compact. Using a provided sponge means no messy hands and a mirror means easy touch ups on the go. BYS have a budget friendly version of this very thing and for under $10 (RRP $9.95) this is certainly a makeup gem. This silky foundation [...]