I’ve seen a lot on the internet and social media about The Ordinary: touted as a miracle skincare line at an affordable price. So with lockdown and not much to do, I thought I may as well try a new skin care regime. I purchased a whole lot of The Ordinary products from Adore Beauty. … Continue reading An Honest Review: Is The Ordinary Skincare as Extraordinary As People Say?
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
Those who know me, and those who have read this blog, know that I love the vintage, retro and pinup styles. Unfortunately, being a lawyer means that I can’t wear this style all the time. So it is often saved for the weekend instead. But sometimes I don’t have anywhere to go and I just … Continue reading Pin-up Pageant Preparation
I've heard lots of good and bad stories relating to lash extensions. Despite all the stories I've heard, I've seen so many good lash selfies! What I soon came to realise was that lash extensions are often very expensive and I wasn't quite sure why. Couldn't I just get the same effect with single use … Continue reading Lash Extensions at Zheanae Salon
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
I have an exciting announcement - it's giveaway time! This is a very exciting giveaway with a few products that I am currently in love with and want to share with my beautiful readers! Winning Prize Pack One lucky person will get an awesome prize pack which includes: A Beauty Blender 400ml bottle of Garnier … Continue reading Vintage Barbie’s Spring Glamour Giveaway
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
A few years back I worked as a party consultant for The Body Shop. I basically went to people's houses and ran parties for people that might be focused on certain beauty products like a make up party, face routine parties or bath and shower products. I would play games with everyone and answer their … Continue reading The Body Shop Beauty Buys
Hello all my beautiful readers! It's been under 0 degrees most mornings on my way to work. It's absolutely freezing in Canberra right now - winter is well and truly here!Although I hate the cold and really don't like winter, I do love the accessories that come out at this time of year. I particularly … Continue reading Winter Essentials – Bargain Buys at Forever New and The Body Shop