Easy, Quick Make-up Tutorial And Tips For Tired And Busy Moms With Essence And Catrice

Make-up Tutorial For Tired And Busy Moms Header ImageIf you follow my Instagram account, you would have seen that some of my fellow mamas asked me for a make-up tutorial. I am a full time working mom with a toddler and a 4-month old baby – I do not have time to spend hours in front of the mirror doing my make-up! I also hate waking up early, so the more time I can save – the better.

I do however believe that you should always try look your best, because when you look good – you feel good and it has an impact on your confidence. This is the easiest, quickest make-up look. It takes me 10 minutes or less to do in the morning and it looks like you spent hours perfecting it! I am no make-up artist, these tips are in no way professional – just easy little tricks that work for me. Continue reading


Beauty Tip: How To Fix Broken Eyeshadow

So I found this amazing tip on Pinterest on how to fix your broken eyeshadow. It is so ridiculously simple…

All you have to do is pour a few teaspoons of surgical spirits / alcahol (Isopropyl Alcohol) over the cracked make-up. Stir and break up the chunks until all the makeup is dissolved. Set out on a flat surface overnight. The alcohol dries up and you’re left with perfect and fresh makeup! Why have I not known this my whole life?? THIS IS AMAZING!

Beauty Tip: How To Fix Broken Eyeshadow

13 Amazing Everyday Uses For Coconut Oil

A jar of coconut oil goes a long way! Coconut oil not only smells amazing, but can be your best friend when it comes to DIY beauty tricks, natural remedies and improved health. Here are some my favourite ways to use this divine smelling oil:

1. Make-up Remover
Coconut oil is the perfect way to remove make-up, it is gentle and soothes the skin. Add some of the oil to a cotton pad and hold over your eye area. This will allow the oil to breakdown your mascara, eye shadow and concealer etc..
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