Stacey Banfield

Christchurch Based Makeup Artist & Blogger

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Too Faced Under the Mistletoe Review and Giveaway!

Too Faced Cosmetics as most of you will know has had my heart for sometime now, and with the recent launch of their Holiday Collection – it’s safe to say they have really outdone themselves. Although Too Faced Cosmetics is not yet available within New Zealand, it can be found at Mecca Maxima (Australia) on-line at their website or in store at Sephora within the United States. Not only do

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Get a little Audacious with NARS

Lipsticks are my total weakness, and I love that I share this obsession with my good friend Shannon (Shaanxo). We recently did a haul together at Sephora as we just had to get our hands on the NARS Audacious range. The painful wait for them to arrive in NZ was just too much for us to even think about, so we got our list together and we were away laughing.  A

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MAC Marge- Collection Overview

MAC Cosmetics, hands down is one of my favourite beauty brands, known for their vibrant on counter experiences, extensive product line up and of course their quirky limited edition collections and collaborations. Through that yellow family we all know too well came the launch of a collection way beyond Springfield. When MAC first met The Simpson’s I wasn’t all to sure of what to expect, the packaging itself wasn’t a

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Estee Lauder Perfectionist Foundation Review

Foundation is one of those things that can be tricky to settle on, there’s so many options from every single brand on the market it’s easy to see why its overwhelming for some. Estee Lauder for many years now have always nailed it with their well known Double Wear foundation, especially when it comes to full coverage. But now there’s a new kid on the block that is sure to

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#Gimmewowbrows

It’s no lie that Benefit Cosmetics has fastly become one of the most sought after brands within the Cosmetics industry over the last few years.But one thing is for sure they totally nail it when it comes to #Browgame. I recently tried out a well known trio of brow products from within Benefit’s range, and I am happy to report I am hooked. Gimme Brow $41 NZD is a gel

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Bossy Cosmetics Giveaway!!

To celebrate the launch of the new look for Painted Lips I have collaborated with Bossy Cosmetics to bring you a rad Giveaway open to ALL of my followers wahoo! Bossy Cosmetics is a new company to launch into the cosmetics world here in NZ bringing you some pretty cute items with shipping world wide! I will be doing a full review on the Brush Cleansing kit within the next

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Bobbi Brown Skin Weightless Powder Foundation

When it comes to powders I am really fussy, having oily skin comes with the lovely perk (more like inconvenience) of having to touch up a lot, which of course can become more than frustrating and I know for sure a few of you will be able to relate to this. Recently I was really lucky as Bobbi Brown sent me a few of their products to try and amongst all

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Napoleon Mattetastic Lipstick Review ♥

 You can never really have too many lipsticks right? well that’s what I like to tell myself daily anyway, especially ever since I met Napoleon’s newest kids on the block. Yup that’s right your favourite Mattetastic Lipstick range from Napoleon Perdis has introduced some stunning new shades to their already hard to beat line up.What I love most about these lipsticks is although they are Matte their HydraTechnology ensures your

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Innisfree Creamy Tint Lip Mousse Review ♥

Being a lover for all lip products I have experienced my fair share of different formulas and finishes. When Cutie and Beautie kindly sent me the Innisfree Creamy Tint Lip Mousse products to try I was really excited to get my pout on.  The colours are vibrant and the perfect accessory for your hand bag this Summer. When I read that they were a Mousse I wasn’t sure what to

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Soap and Glory Collaboration with Shaaanxo ♥

Soap and Glory – A Drugstore brand taking the UK by storm one pretty packaged item at a time.       I am super excited for today’s post as it is in collaboration with my babe face friend Shaaanxo! Shan and I have been meaning to have this up for a while now but with Shannon off Jet Setting around the world it became a little impossible (tough life

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