The summer season is the perfect time to change up your look for the warmer weather, and we are loving some of the summer makeup trends we’ve been seeing lately. If you’re looking for a change in your makeup routine, then keep reading for our favourite looks!   The ‘no makeup’ makeup look This look is perfect for long summer days spent outdoors, casual get togethers, or for days when you’d prefer a natural look. To recreate these looks, we recommend using the Youngblood Colour Correcting Perfecting Primer as a base, followed by the Illuminate Palette for a hint of… Read More


The amazing Complexion Perfection kits by Youngblood Cosmetics is in store at True Grit! For flawless coverage, try the Natural Loose Formula kit or for sheer perfection, try the Liquid Formula kit. Each pack comes with a foundation in either mineral or liquid form AND a range of other goodies including primers, blushes, brushes and setting sprays.… Read More

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Youngblood’s new range of Lipstick Crayons have arrived at True Grit, and we’re loving them! The creamy formula is ultra-hydrating and stays on for hours, giving you a pop of colour that’ll last the whole day. The matte finish looks great on everyone, and best of all, it won’t dry your lips out! Available now at True Grit for only $35!… Read More


We’re excited for this new arrival at the salon! This multi-talented colour correcting primer has a fast-acting formula, covers imperfections, minimises the appearance of uneven skin tones and brightens and corrects dark circles and redness. It’s perfect for prepping skin for foundation or wear it on its own for refreshed looking skin! Available in two shades; bare for fair skin tones and tan for darker skin tones.… Read More

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We can’t get enough of the Youngblood makeup range. The mineral makeup range is cruelty free and made from the highest quality ingredients, leaving you with a flawless finish everytime. But don’t take our word for it! Check out these autumn inspired looks that have been created exclusively with Youngblood products…  … Read More

Did you know we do an amazing hair and makeup service at True Grit? Using our fabulous Youngblood Cosmetics and Party Hair menu, we can have you looking amazing for your night out. Check out some of our favourite looks as created by our stylists Megan, Amber, Jane, Lucy and Whitney …      … Read More

Now that it’s time to say goodbye to Summer, we’re looking forward to experimenting more with our makeup looks for the Autumn season. Using our favourite Youngblood palettes and lipstick colours, we’re going for deeper and darker looks this March. Check out some of our favourite looks for the month…… Read More


It’s almost that time of year again… Valentine’s Day may not be everyone’s favourite day of the year, but we reckon it’s the perfect excuse to treat yourself, regardless of your relationship status! Whether it be a brand new colour, a midweek blow wave, or even a yummy scented candle, there’s no reason why you can’t take the extra time for yourself this Valentine’s Day. So be sure to treat yourself, or send a hint to your significant other!   Our Favourite Gifts:   Lyttelton Lights candle – what better way to set the mood than with a gorgeous scented… Read More


We’re taking our makeup inspiration from the summer season this month. With plenty of fresh blooms, gorgeous greenery and hazy afternoons, we’re feeling inspired to create bronzed looks with pops of colour that’s made to last all day. Using our fave Youngblood products, we can’t wait to recreate some of these fab looks…… Read More