Beauty Diaries

All things beauty

I just love all things beauty!From looking after my skin to making sure that i look gorgeous. I am a big fan of make up and i cant stop myself from buying. Its fascinating how a change of haisrtyle,highlighter and eyebrow shaping can change a look altogether. I just love to look and feel beautiful!!

Portia

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Mac's New Matte Lipsticks

Mac's New Matte Lipsticks
​So i went to Mac in July excited about their new line of matte lipsticks. They did not have the whole range but i checked out what they had and 2 lipsticks stood out for me. It was Whirl and Instigator. Now whirl is a nude lipstick which has a pink undertone to it and i liked it because i didnt have anything like that in my collection. In fac...
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Week 4

Week 4

These few weeks have so wonderful because i have had the opportunity to see my skin cha ge so much. From being dehydrated, dry and just dull to plump and glowing. Kiehl's seums have really worked wonders on my skin from the day i started using them. Here is a short...
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End of Week 3

End of Week 3
I was looking at my before picture and my picture now and i noticed that there is so much difference! From the beginning when i started taking up this 28 days challenge, i told myself that i want to take my photos outside of the house in the sunlight or natural...
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T444Z HAIR FOOD

T444Z HAIR FOOD
I have been struggling so much with my scalp recently! Its not dandruff that i have because i use more of natural products on my hair and i am very careful of what goes into my hair and scalp. I have been suspecting dermatitis and other skin disorders but i just...
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End of Week 2

End of Week 2
The second week passed by so quickly and im still holding on to the routine. Cleansing my face properly with a cleanser, then tone, then if its morning apply my Hydro plumping Retexturising Serum  Concerntrate, then its followed by Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Solution and then my moisturiser. If its in...
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Week 1 Kiehl Update

Week 1 Kiehl Update
This week have been so exciting for me and this challenge has reminded me to do the one thing that i sometimes take shortcuts in doing, that is follow my beauty regimen! Do you sometimes feel so lazy at night that all you want to do is just take a make...
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Introduction

Introduction
Hi Beauties!! My name is Portia and i just turned 31 two weeks ago on the 9th. I cant believe that time is passing by so quickly. I wish that my skin would stay young and without issues but as the years pass you start to notice issues that creep in. ...
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Cosmetic Buds

Cosmetic Buds
I was so excited when i saw these at the body shop! You might think that they are ear buds but they look quite different because the one end has a flat and rounded end and the other end is pointed. The rounded point is perfect for applying make up or...
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L'OREAL AGE PERFECT FACIAL OIL

L'OREAL AGE PERFECT FACIAL OIL
This is the first time i am using a facial oil and i am finding out that its wonderful! My face has been very dry these days and with this oil applied after my serum but before my moisturiser, my skin feels so much better and its no longer that tight!...
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NYX Bohemian Chic Pallette

NYX Bohemian Chic Pallette
I am always in search for nude eyeshadows and makeup because they are always perfect for day make up and when you just want to have less make up on that day. I went to Clicks and on their Nyx counters they had a new pallette which is the Bohemian Chic...
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What's in that bag?

What's in that bag?
So i went to Dischem today and these few things found their way in my shopping bag! Honestly speaking, i thought that each one of these products were so interesting and i couldnt wait to get home and apply them and see how i like them. This is what i bought:...
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Vaseline Foot Scrub

Vaseline Foot Scrub
Winter is upon us and our bodies are starting to show signs of it. I dont know about you but im starting to be dry, especially my hands and feet and its a struggle to find something that can keep me moisturisised. I love Vaseline products because they have improved their...
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Hello Soft lips!

Hello Soft lips!
I am so in love with lipsticks and i already bought 3 by Almay! But i had problems with my lips last month, they felt extremely dry, chipped and just felt horrible no matter what i tried. I tried exfoliating them and that also didnt work and i would buy different...
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Moisturising Natural hair

Moisturising Natural hair
It is always a problem to get natural hair properly moisturised. But it is easier to stick to natural oils like castor oil, coconut, olive, jojoba etc. You can mix these oils withessential oils like tea tree oil for scalp ailments, peppermint, eucalyptus, rosemary, bergamot etc. Always remember to wash your...
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