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217 Heaven

The 217 brush is far from unknown in the beauty industry, being voted one the most popular make-up tool anyone can have. Being able to blend powder and cream products we can see why. I have always admired the beauty of MAC brushes with their sleek black wooden handle, long enough at 6.7 inches for …

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Keep Calm & Relax

Taking thirty minutes or so to have a bath is one thing I love to do on a regular basis. The other day I was annoyed, Irritable and damn right stressed I had no idea what to do, after becoming single I tend to find myself lost running towards the bath for help. I turned …

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First Space NK Experience

Historically me and counter makeovers don’t get on well, feeling like I have been made up to the high heavens in mismatch foundations, too much blusher and spider lashes I tend to stay away from them. I was rushed into the makeup chair seconds after I walked into Space NK Newcastle and was soon chatting …

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Everyday Hair

This may seem like a stupid post to those who know me because most days I just get out of bed and go to work, however there are some days (like today) where I am silly enough to blow dry my hair straight (which took hours and there was alot of swearing) I start to …

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My Travel Treasure

L’Occitane is known for their hand creams and I can’t believe I never tried them before Marie Claire a few months back and has been a travel must have since. This tube is a pot of joy and such a travel bag essential. A twist on the classic L’occitane hand cream, this product is enriched …

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Pigment For Pounds

Make-Up Academy are a UK only brand sold in Superdrug stores. For those of you who have come across MUA you will know what I’m talking about when I say cheap, cheerful and pigmented. From my recent haul you know I’m in love with there lipstick, but for today only I’m going to talk about …

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Stick A Little Blush On

Topshop is no longer just the place you pop into while you have a spare five minutes, which I tend to have, dribbling over their fine jewelry and jean section, oh no! I am hearing more and more whispers about the makeup line, and believe me it’s something to shout about. Topshop Blush Stick £10 …

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The Red Lippy Project

If you don’t already know it is cervical cancer awareness week (9th-15th June). The idea of the Red Lippy Project is to make screening more of a talk able subject by encouraging women to sport a red lip everyday this week to raise funds for cancer research. We are extremely lucky in the UK to …

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Flawless Family

We are down to the final month before Benefit release their 15 Hour Stay Flawless Primer, who is as excited as me!? This primer locks down your foundation helping it last longer than a work day, meaning you’ll still look amazing for that cheeky drink after  work too. Unlike other primers, and this baffled me …

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The Lipstick Tag

For years I have been screaming about how I’m not a lipstick girl all into my nail polishes, but deep down I’ve been craving the perfect shade for year. When 2013 came round the corner I ditched the obsessive buying on Nail Polish for lipsticks to start building up my perfect collection yes guys I’m …

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