Designer Brands Makeup Review

*Originally posted on FashioNZ Admittedly I was wary about trying cheaper brands. After going through a bad stage of hormonal acne a year or so…

Stay Wild, Wet n’ Wild Beauty Review

This is so exciting, I have never tried Wet n’ Wild cosmetics until I started reviewing this brand for FashioNZ. So, this product review will…

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I’m Charlotte - a pinup styled blogger/vlogger and travel marketer. I live and work in Auckland City, New Zealand.

You’ll find everything from recipes, high tea reviews, pinup & retro fashion, old Hollywood glamour & travel related content here on my blog.

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Reviewing The Body Shop Beauty Products

This review for The Body Shop was originally reviewed on FashioNZ When the Body Shop makeup turned up on my work desk I couldn’t wait…

Kick Ass Red Lipstick Shades – My Top 4

*This blog post was originally written for The Pinup Registry Lipstick has the power to completely change your look. Swiping a rich red lipstick bullet…

A Skincare Update: From Someone Who Suffers from Hormonal Acne

It’s been just over 6 months since I first wrote about my hormonal acne issues. For the past few years my skin has just got worse,…

Besame Perfume Review – Decades of Fragrance

The Besame ‘Decades of Fragrance’ set is based on familiar ingredients from each period ranging from the 1910’s right through to the 1960’s. This collection is a real…

Antipodes Mineral Makeup Helped Save My Skin

Antipodes Mineral Makeup helped me feel confident about my skin again.  I have always been open to talking about my hormonal facial skin – my…

Living With A Pinup Girl – A Gent’s View (Part 2)

It’s the second installment of Living With A Pinup Girl!  So the following ridiculous photos are of Carl attempting to do my hair and makeup after…