Getting nude with Napoleon Perdis

Oh my goodness I’m so excited about my latest purchase – I’m feeling like a kid in a candy store right now! But let’s back track a bit first. I’ve witnessed in this last week a perfect example of not judging a book by its cover. Napoleon Perdis is a high-profile Australian cosmetic brand that […]

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EcoTools: Cruelty-free makeup brushes

It’s easy to underestimate the benefits of using professional make up brushes…they’re just applicators – right? A few years ago I bought a very expensive set of make up brushes from a makeup brand that unfortunately is no longer cruelty free (just for clarity – they were cruelty free at the time). Once the nausea […]

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Coral Colours Seeking Cruelty Free Accreditation

A little while ago we were invited to a friend’s wedding that was taking place just outside of Kingscliff (far north coast, NSW), which is a couple of hours from Brisbane. Rather than drive home we booked a hotel for the night and made plans to get there early to have time to relax by […]

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Australis Cosmetics ‘heart’ animals!

It’s official, Australis Cosmetics really does ‘heart’ animals – and they have the Choose Cruelty Free certification to prove it! When I wandered into my local Kmart a few weeks back I noticed a shiny new display of the Australis Cosmetics brand with all new packaging – all of which featured the Choose Cruelty Free […]

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Stila’s Crumbling Foundations of Cruelty Free

Late last year I found myself in need of a new foundation. I had been recommended by a friend to try the NARS brand – which I understood to be cruelty free – so headed to my nearest Mecca Cosmetica. The consultant I spoke with there was extremely helpful and when she heard that I […]

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