The Thin Lizzy Makeup first came to my attention through an infomercial. I remember seeing the ad on the tv which claimed one pressed powder could achieve six different things: blushed, bronzer, eye-shadow, face framer, contour, and lip colour. The ad said it would give full coverage on top of doing all those things and … Continue reading Thin Lizzy Makeup Product Review
Sephora is like makeup heaven. Or church. Or maybe even a cult. Either way, you can't escape it and once you're in, you're hooked. When I first travelled to Europe in 2012, I walked into Sephora in Paris and my mind was blown. I was so happy and excited and spent way too much money. … Continue reading Review of Sephora Collection Makeup: The Items You Need to Know About
If you’re anything like me, when the cold weather hits, your skin sometimes suffers. It’s cold, dark and sometimes a bit sad outside, so covering up and staying inside might mean that your skincare regime may slip. This might be because you're covered up and not thinking about your skin as much, or maybe it's … Continue reading My Top Budget Winter Beauty & Skincare Products 2019
You have probably seen or heard something about Micellar water. There's ads on tv, bloggers and YouTubers refer to it, and I'm even giving one away in my Spring Glamour Giveaway. But why is it all about anyway? What is Micellar Water? The technical and scientific definition: Tiny micelles suspended in soft water that latch … Continue reading What is Micellar Water Anyway?
The Beauty Blender is the current "it" product in the makeup world. It's been trending like crazy and ladies all around the world are jumping into the Beauty Blender bandwagon... But it is worth it? Well Vintage Barbie is here to let you know all about it! What is the Beauty Blender? It is a … Continue reading All You Need To Know About the Beauty Blender
If you have paid attention to makeup industry news (or even celebrity news) you surely would have heard of Kylie Jenner's Lip Kits. I don't even know why I wanted a lip kit so much... But I decided to jump in, fork out the money and just buy it anyway. And I didn't stop at … Continue reading I Finally Got Kylie Jenner Lip Colours
If you're anything like me, you like to still look good when travelling. But unless you are a makeup artist, you probably don't want to be dragging along a full make up kit. It's even harder to figure out what to bring when you've got luggage weight restrictions. Lucky for you I have perfected a … Continue reading How to Make a Travel Makeup Kit
My first experience with Lush was using one of their amazing soaps to treat acne. But I forgot about Lush for quite some time. I occasionally walked past a store and was always entranced by the smell, but I never actually bought anything from there. It wasn't until a store opened up right out the front … Continue reading A Luxurious Bath Experience with LUSH
Sometimes you need to reward yourself with a brand new something rather. I decided that landing a new full time job, after months of searching, is one of those things that needs to be rewarded. My hard work paid off and I wanted to celebrate and congratulate myself. So a new handbag was just the … Continue reading What’s in my handbag?
A little while ago I created a set on Polyvore about my travel beauty essentials. Here is what I came up with: Travel beauty essentials by vintagebarbie17 featuring The Body Shop H M black hair accessory, 2.70 AUD / Bobbi Brown Cosmetics sparkle eye shadow, 56 AUD / MAC Cosmetics matte finish foundation, 39 … Continue reading My Travel Beauty Essentials