Why I didn’t recommend any ‘Black Friday’ deals

Why I didn’t recommend any ‘Black …

Truth is, I didn’t want you to buy anything! As an affiliate for a fair number of brands, I’m happy to pass on links for products I’ve bought myself, make up and skin care, I’ve actually used. The problem with…

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REVIEW: Barry M In The Buff Eyeshadow Palette £4.87 – £6.99

REVIEW: Barry M In The Buff Eyeshadow …

Rushing this post out because I’ve just seen the palette on sale on Amazon UK  for £4.87. I bought mine from Boots for £6.99 which is a very good price, but £4.87 is tremendous value. Create soft daytime looks to…

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10 x Magnification Vanity Mirror

10 x Magnification Vanity Mirror

Brave? Yeah, I like to think so. You need balls to buy a mirror with a 10 x magnification spec when you’re a 55-year-old woman (or man), but once you’ve done it, you will never go back. I mean, you’ll…

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REVIEW: Clarins Super Restorative Treatment Essence

REVIEW: Clarins Super Restorative Treatment Essence

  A ‘treatment essence’ is not a product I’d normally consider buying. It’s yet another layer of skin care to add to your regimen and also, how do you really know if it works? I saved up a few Clarins…

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Elemis Pro-Collagen Overnight Matrix

Elemis Pro-Collagen Overnight Matrix

I mentioned this night cream in a previous post and really, the hype surrounding it has been insane, aided and abetted in no small part by India Knight of The Times’ Style magazine, who said: Put it this way: I would…

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REVIEW: Olay Pro-Retinol Eye Treatment

REVIEW: Olay Pro-Retinol Eye Treatment

I can clearly see why the big social media ‘influencers’ are treated like queens, although I think some brands go too far over the top sucking up to them. In fact, it actually puts me off buying their products. However,…

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