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The NARS obsession continues…

NARS lip pencil group

The NARS Holiday Collection – Laced with Edge Every year NARS release an irresistible collection of holiday treats and every year I cave in…I know, I know, not that surprising. Last year’s NARS x Guy Bourdin Collection was a winner in my eyes, I picked up the One Night Stand (nice) Cheek Palette which I…

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Winter Wedding

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Make-up Tutorial I’ve recently come to the conclusion that winter weddings are my favourite. I love that the ceremony can happen at dusk and still not be too late in the day to celebrate like crazy. During the winter months I may be feeling cold and miserable due to arctic winds and lack of vitamin…

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Oil + Water

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Aesop Parsley Seed Cleansing Oil HOW long has it been since I last posted? Too long I feel but you know, life just gets in the way sometimes. But I am back with a new addition to my skincare routine! This was a bit of a treat, #feelingspendy, but Aesop products just smell so incredibly…

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Two New Tools of the Trade.

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An artist never blames their tools but to ensure that I achieve a flawless application, investment in good make up brushes is a no-brainer. Recently I have added 2 new brushes to my collection and have enjoyed using them so much, I simply have to report back to you makeup lovers. First up is the…

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Review: Bourjois Volume 1 Seconde Waterproof Mascara

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Hello there everyone! I am Alexandra from the beauty blog Glam O’Clock and today, I am glad to announce that I am taking over Joanna’s blog as a guest! A few weeks ago, I came across paleincomparison.co.uk and felt in love with its content and how sweet Joanna is. I contacted her to know if she would be interested in a blog collaboration and she…

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My Top 5 Neutral Nail Polishes

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When I looked through my nail polish collection to decide on my top picks I realised I have more neutral nail polishes that one girl should admit to, but I can’t help but love this shade on the nails. You may have noticed that these are all OPI polishes and that’s for 2 reasons. 1….

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The Donna Hayward Effect.

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A few months ago I started watching Twin Peaks for the first time. Now I know what you’re all thinking, I am totally late to this party but I’m here now alright and that’s what matters. I totally am mesmerised by the amazing weird hybrid of 50s and 90s hair and beauty trends on Sherilyn…

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Eyeconic Eyeshadows

Nars eyeshadow wall

Nars Dual Intensity Eyeshadows If I had to choose one brand of makeup to wear for the rest of my life it would be Nars. Especially if you’re a pale girl like me. Their foundations and concealers are pale, like real pale and they have a yellow undertone – hooray! I find that if I…

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The Bigger the Hair, the Closer to Heaven.

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L’Oreal Elvive Fibrology. At least I think it goes something like that. I’m a sucker for any kind of thickening hair product that gets my do looking full and luscious and I am extra glad that I’ve managed to find this one in the aisles of Boots. I’ve tried high-end thickening shampoos and conditioners such…

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A Skin-perfecting Duo for Pale Skins.

MJ Foundation and Concealer

Marc Jacobs Beauty Foundation + Concealer. It was love at first sight and the honeymoon period still isn’t over. The Marc Jacobs Genius Gel Supercharged Foundation and Remedy Concealer Pen are my current favourite skin-perfecting duo and if I’m honest, I can’t see it changing any time soon. I located this perfect pair in Sephora…

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