My Birthday Wish List

Hurraaaah!  My birthday is coming up on the 8th of February and I thought I would do a blog post on some of the things I am currently lusting after.  A couple of friends and family members have asked me to do a wish list blog post, so here is my list in all its glory!

All the products are available in South Africa at the moment (yes, even the GlamGlow mud mask is available in South Africa), but some might only be available online.

1.  Moroccanoil Intense Hydrating Mask (selected hair salons, Retail Box & Everything Hair)

2.  Elephantshoe ‘I Love You Box’ for March 2014 (Elephantshoe)

3.  NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto Pods in flavours Tea Latte, Caramel Latte Macchiato, Cappuccino Iced Coffee, Vanilla Latte Macchiato and Mocha Coffee (some of these flavours are only available on

4.  Korres Lip Butter in Quince (Edgars)

5.  Stila Baked Cheek Duo in Rose Pink (Woolworths, Foschini & Style36)

6.  Smashbox Brow Tech To Go in Taupe (Woolworths, Red Square & Edgars)

7.  Dermalogica Multivitamin Power Firm (selected Sorbet salons & beauty salons)

8.  GlamGlow YouthMud (Metropolitan Cosmetics)

9.  The Beauty Detox Solution Book ( & selected book stores)

10.  Moroccanoil Glimmer Shine (selected hair salons, Retail Box & Everything Hair)

11.  MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot in Indianwood (MAC counters – sold out online)

12.  LUSH Ceridwen’s Cauldron Bath Melt (LUSH stores or LUSH SA online)

13.  Bobbi Brown Blush in Apricot (Bobbi Brown counters)

14.  Typo Drinking Jar (Typo)

15.  Dermalogica Special Cleansing Gel (selected Sorbet salons & beauty salons)

16.  MAC Fluidline in Dipdown (MAC counters – sold out online)

17.  REN Glycolactic Radiance Renewal Mask (selected Woolworths and Foschini stores & REN SA online)

18.  Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb EDP (Edgars, Red Square & Stuttafords)

19.  Essie Nail Polish in Warm & Toasty Turtleneck (selected beauty salons, Stuttafords, Dischem, Clicks – yep, my local Clicks is now stocking Essie polishes)

20.  The Beauty Detox Foods Book ( & selected book stores)

21.  Zoya Pixie Dust Nail Polish in Damsel (Zoya Africa & selected beauty salons)

22.  dr. brandt Flexitone BB Cream (selected Foschini & Stuttafords stores)

23.  Vacu Vin Popsome Cake Decorating Set (Superbalist & selected kitchenware stores)

I was going to put the Urban Decay Naked 3 palette on the list as well, but when I saw Rubybox was selling it last week, I immediately bought it as a birthday prezzie for myself.  I just couldn’t run the risk of it getting sold out before someone has the chance to buy it for me (plus you have to be a Ruby Royal to purchase it).

Have a fabulous week, beauties!



  1. Zee Mohlapi 20 January 2014 / 18:00

    Weeeee! You must be so excited, Luzanne! It is such a wonderful list you have here, my birthday is in April and I will just show this list to my bf…but I dont have the Gusto coffee machine, so will leave that out.

    Or maybe tell the bf to get my the Gusto coffee machine too lol!


    • Luzanne 21 January 2014 / 08:58

      I am VERY excited – haha!

      And you should totally tell your boyfriend to get you the Gusto, it’s fab! :)

    • Luzanne 21 January 2014 / 08:57

      Thank you for commenting, Abby! :)

  2. Stephanie 20 January 2014 / 20:02

    Ohhhhh I love your list :)
    Hope you get everything on your list :)

    • Luzanne 21 January 2014 / 08:57

      Thank you, Stephanie! :) I’ll be holding thumbs… 😉

  3. Lily 20 January 2014 / 22:13

    Eeeeek, so many amazing goodies here! I would love to try most of the goodies, especially the GlamGlow mask!

    Ohhh, I hope to see some eye looks created with your Naked 3 beauty!

    Happy Early Birthday my dear friend! I hope you get everything on your list! <3


    • Luzanne 21 January 2014 / 08:56

      I am dyyyyying to try the GlamGlow mask!

      Thanks, Lily! I hope so too – haha! 😀 😛

  4. Chicara 21 January 2014 / 10:10

    Yay! I can already spot one or two things I can get 😉

    Hopefully nobody else gets what I’m planning on. xx

  5. Sophia 21 January 2014 / 10:19

    Hope u receive all these awesome goodies :) . Some i have not seen before.

    • Luzanne 21 January 2014 / 13:15

      Thank you, Sophia! I am holding thumbs I get a couple of these.. 😉

  6. Nicole (@PrincessNoo) 21 January 2014 / 11:57

    Oh goodie – thank you for the list. I hope nobody else buys the same stuff as me (will whatsapp Chicara now hahahah)

    • Luzanne 21 January 2014 / 13:16

      Bwahaha! It’s the *2nd* most wonderful time of the year! 😀 xxx

    • Luzanne 21 January 2014 / 13:17

      Every single time I go to the shops, I go to a fragrance counter and I go sniff Flowerbomb – it’s so divine… x

    • Luzanne 21 January 2014 / 13:19

      LOL! I will be a happy girl, even if I only receive a couple of these goodies. :) x

  7. Anye 21 January 2014 / 13:24

    O I actually have 2 things on your list the Korres Lip butter and Ren Mask (and Naked 3 palette from Rubybox). All of your wish list items are too die for! Hope you get everything!

    • Luzanne 22 January 2014 / 16:35

      Ooooh! Do you like the Korres Lip Butter? I know some people find it a bit boring. but I swatched it in the store the other day and I really loved it!

      I just received my Naked 3 palette yesterday and I am SO excited to start playing with it! I have to take photos for a review first, though, so I haven’t been able to use it as yet…

      • Anye 28 January 2014 / 11:09

        I love the Korres Lip Butter! I think it is my second favourite, first is the Lush Honey Trap.

        • Luzanne 28 January 2014 / 21:50

          In that case I really hope someone gets it for me as a birthday gift, otherwise I’m getting it for myself! :)

          I’ve actually never tried LUSH’s lip balms…weird hey (since I’m so LUSH-obsessed)? Will definitely pick up a pot next time I’m in Cape Town.

          Thank you for commenting, Anye! 😀

  8. Rhondine King 21 January 2014 / 15:43

    We were born on the same day!!!! Love all the products you mentioned.

    • Luzanne 22 January 2014 / 16:37

      YAAAAY! Are you going to do a ‘Birthday Wish List’ blog post?

      I just checked out your latest post and that Chanel quad is stunning – wow!

  9. Em Cameron 21 January 2014 / 17:38

    Nice one, Lu!!! This is the perfect bday wishlist!

    The Flexitone BB cream is amazing, its probably the best one Ive ever tried!


    • Luzanne 22 January 2014 / 16:37

      I’m so happy to hear that! Now I definitely want to try that BB cream! *fingers crossed* xxx

  10. Tjoppie 23 January 2014 / 12:03

    By the look of it I’m sure you will get a lot of the stuff on your wish list. Flowerbomb smells lovely!

  11. Megan 6 February 2016 / 23:03

    Oh gosh, this wish list is everything. I’m dying to try the GlamGlow mask *heart eyes* I’ve heard such good things about it!

    PS, My birthday is only two days after yours. Happy early birthday! I hope you get spoilt rotten xxx

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