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Happy Friday! Volume #19


Who doesn’t love a Friday? It’s the start to the weekend where we beauty lovers can get some more time to indulge in our stashes of beauty items. More so we get maybe some time for ourselves to just do nothing much or something extravagant! It’s also a time for me to share more about me to you that may or may not be beauty related. Feel free to share what you will be up to this weekend. Happy Friday!

Beauty Adventure? OMG! We can get Sleek and MUA or Makeup Academy makeup brands here! And for a reasonable price too! Double score. It seems like makeup and nail polish follow me around everywhere I go. I can drum up a conversation just around the word makeup or nail polish! It seems to be infectious too since I swear all the ladies in my office is joining in with the action which is how I got to know we can get Sleek and MUA in Trinidad! Take a look at my new babies!




So it's imported into Trinidad from a trini living in England, who happens to be my coworker's BFF. So add that to talks about makeup and BAM! Double score! This came in just in time, I really wanted to try out some more new brands (to me) this year. 



Plans for the weekend? Are you serious? Of course it's to play around in my new makeup! That and go see the new batman movie! Oh and I still have the Olympics fever! Really I can watch for hours on end. 

Something about me? I didn't realize until I checked out my blogoversary reminder that my blog is almost one year old! On looking back on some of my old posts, I'm horrified but at the same time I do see the progress I've made with the posts and pictures. Now who says giveaway time right around the corner? Find out soon but in the meantime have a happy Friday!  


Happy Friday!
XOXO
Naomi

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