Stacey Banfield

Christchurch Based Makeup Artist & Blogger

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Q&A with Grayson Coutts

When your a makeup artist in New Zealand it’s hard to sometimes break away and stand out from the crowd. There’s the likes of Amber D who is an inspiring artist for MAC cosmetics and having seen her work first hand I can 100% see why her name is held in such high regard all over the world.  But then there’s amazing artists like Grayson Coutt’s whose work is becoming

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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

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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

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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

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