What’s in Kerry McGregor’s make-up bag?

Wednesday, 5 October 2011

If you don’t know who Kerry McGregor is, you’ve been living under a rock. The bikini babe has graced the front cover of just about every mag on the shelf and is married to cricketer Neil McKenzie. Naturally, we were thrilled to take a sneaky look inside her make-up bag…

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Hot mama Kerry McGregor

What’s keeping you busy right now?
My kiddies. Also, my sister Tracy and I are working on a designer handbag range, Clutch. Right now, however, I’m in England with my family as my hubby has lots of cricket on the go.

What’s the one cosmetic item you simply couldn’t live without?

If we were to turf out your make-up bag, what would we find in there?
MaxFactor mascara, Christian Dior Addict Ultra Gloss in Lace Beige or Luminescent Peach, Smashbox Sheerfocus tinted moisturiser, Hoola by Benefit bronzing powder, eyeliner and my Bobbi Brown blush brush!

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Dior Addict Ultra Gloss in Lace Beige
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Hoola by Benefit bronzing powder

In regards to facial skincare, what are your favourite products?
I use Nimue’s cleansing gel, toner, conditioner, moisturiser and eye cream.

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Nimue Skin Technology day cream

And how’d you take care of that bod?
I tend to use Nivea firming body lotion with Q10.

What products do you use on your hair?
I like Paul Mitchell’s Colour Protect Line. Paul Mitchell’s Colour Protect line.

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Paul Mitchell’s Colour Protect line

Which perfumes do you wear?
I have a perfume drawer… Loads of scents, but my favourite is Gucci Rush 2 and I’m heartbroken that they’ve discontinued it. Otherwise, I like Dolce & Gabbana The One.  


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Dolce & Gabbana The One

What nail polish colours are you rocking at the mo?
Rimmel 60 Second nail varnish in Rose Libertine (a pinky-peach cream) and O.P.I’s Eiffel For This Color (a metallic plum).

Who’s in your little black book of beauty?
I get my My hairdresser in Cape Town is Lionel Kin (083 767 5577?) and in Johannesburg I see Brian at Swept in Morningside. My favourite mani and pedi spot is Life day spa in Cape Town.

What’s the best beauty advice you’ve ever received or have to give?
Drink at least two litres of water a day and always take your make-up off, no matter what time you go to bed.

Want to indulge in more ‘What’s in her make-up bag’ nosiness? You can read up on Minnie Dlamini’s favourite cosmetics over here.

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Leigh van den Berg is a freelance beauty writer and avid blogger (LipGlossIsMyLife.com). She's addicted to all things glossy and glam and currently has eight MAC lipglosses rolling around in her handbag.

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  1. AndreaM

    I love these features! Great tips from the stars and she is so gorgeous.

    6 years ago •

  1. SpiceY

    Gucci rush also one of my favorites……..:( it’s discontinued very sad

    6 years ago •

  1. Riekie

    Oh love the Dolce & Gabbana perfumes

    6 years ago •

  1. JamieBaby

    Dior lip gloss!!! Anybody feel like sharing some with me I am more than happy to take :)

    7 years ago •

  1. Hima

    I see Nivea Q10 body lotion being used by many celebs..

    7 years ago •

  1. Maria Meyer

    I could do with a make up bag like this

    7 years ago •

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