Stacey Banfield

Christchurch Based Makeup Artist & Blogger

Posts by Stacey Banfield

MAC Viva Glam Aids Fund

MAC AIDS FUND Having worked for MAC cosmetics myself  it makes me love the brand all a little more when profits from the sale of their products goes back into the community and for an amazing life changing cause. This brings me  to share with those of you who aren’t aware of the amazing fund  MAC have had going strong since 1994. The MAC AIDS FUND was established to help

Continue reading…

Loumanise yourself with “The Balm”

The Balm Haul from www.paganmarie.com! So let me start by saying these products are like no other i own, similar yes but infact nothing comes close to the smooth texture and true to colour pay off The Balm has to offer you.  Along with being cruelty free there is something within this range for everyone. There’s the lou sisters and with their latest addition “Cindy Lou” they are the pefect

Continue reading…

Swatches for the week 14.01.14

                                                    Welcome back my beautiful followers, Below are my swatches for the week yay,  and yes I know  what your thinking there isn’t a lot of colour, but this is because I wanted to introduce you to my favourite go to highlighting products of the

Continue reading…

Batt A Lash With xoBeauty!

                                 Hi Beauties!!!! When it comes to lashes I am super fussy. Although personally I don’t wear them every day of the week  I use them in my kit a lot and have grown to love certain styles of certain brands. Well my previous MAC lashes need to move over into retirement now as I

Continue reading…

Too Faced Better Than False Lashes Review

Hello Beauties! I hope all of you ladies had a fantastic holiday season ! It’s been a while since I’ve last written because I was in the amazing New York City for New Years Eve! I will make a separate post about the AMAZING makeup trends and fashion styles I saw while out and about in the big apple. But one thing I did find was a new go-to “night-out”

Continue reading…

Ebay Brush Review

Here we are ladies I hope you enjoy my first impressions brush review! When it comes to brushes I guess you could call me a little obsessed. With majority of my collection being MAC I became the biggest MAC fan after discovering their amazing quality 7 years ago.When I saw girls raving about these brushes on “Makeup Obsessives” I had to get me some to see what the fuss was

Continue reading…

Favourite products of the week 8.01.14

Hi Everyone, I am starting a new post where I will show you some of my favourite products from that week.You will find below swatches and where you can get these goodies for yourself. Any Questions please post below 🙂 x What you will find on my pout this week… . These colours are great to brighten up any wardrobe !!swatches are MAC Lady Danger , MAC Raspberry Swirl ,

Continue reading…

Let’s Help Stop The Sale Of Replica Cosmetics.!

Hi Ladies, I just wanted to do a really quick post about replica makeup and how passionate I am about reducing the sale of these disgusting products. The Seller’s on particular Facebook sites have no conscience with a lot of the same repeat offenders popping up everywhere they can try get a sale. With the rise of counterfeit products booming within New Zealand we are going to be petitioning to

Continue reading…

What’s in my kit Part 2! ” First Steps of colour.”

Hi pretties! Welcome back to what’s in my kit, Part 2! So you’ve now got the insight on how to create a flawless blank canvas to work on now it’s about adding the first steps of colour. Below you will find what works for me in my kit and from that I hope it will help give you all an idea on what may be helpful personally for yourself or

Continue reading…

What’s in my kit ..Part one “Creating a flawless base “

Hi Ladies, So with the beginning of a new year already started I have had a request to share with you what’s in my kit and what products I also would recommend for someone who is just starting out in the industry. Having 5 years’ experience myself working for brands such as MAC, Smashbox and Chanel  I have collected my fair share of products that’s for sure. Being a complete

Continue reading…